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Why All Photographers Need a Client Management Workflow

Why All Photographers Need a Client Management Workflow

This is a guest blog from Kara Hubbard, a photographer business coach and educator who owns TOGRAFY. She specializes in email templates and back-end business workflows and systems. Learn more about TOGRAFY here!The most effective way to set yourself apart as a...

Making Your Home Photography Studio Work

Making Your Home Photography Studio Work

Making your Home Photography Studio Space WorkPhotographers don't need to have a commercial studio space to be considered a professional photographer and be successful. Many photographers, especially newborn and baby photographers have studios in their own home. A...

Make booking your spring mini sessions easier with Iris!

Make booking your spring mini sessions easier with Iris!

Real talk: the overwhelming nature of mini sessions can be scary. There are so many moving parts, they involve so much back and forth, and it can be so tricky to keep track of each client. Well, worry no more! The online booking feature with Iris allows your clients...

Feature Friday – Kellyn Wilson, Family Photographer

Feature Friday – Kellyn Wilson, Family Photographer

Tell us a little about yourself! I'm an Army wife and mother of two who are my world! I have captured so many memories for clients who I consider friends in the 10 moves we have made so far. What do you specialize in? What made you want to focus on that...

Favorite Baby and Newborn Photography Prop Vendors

Favorite Baby and Newborn Photography Prop Vendors

Whether you are just starting out in newborn photography or you are a well seasoned pro - you will definitely want to check out this list of our favorite prop vendors! From tiebacks, to outfits, to backdrops - there are so many newborn and baby photography prop...

Photography Workshops to Add to your 2021 Calendar

Photography Workshops to Add to your 2021 Calendar

It's a new year which means time to set some new goals for your business. Photography workshops and mentorships are a great option to help you achieve your business goals - whether it's learning new photography skills or improving the way you run your photography...