Portrait

What is a Photography Editing Workflow and Why Do I Need One?

What is a Photography Editing Workflow and Why Do I Need One?

Systems, workflows and ways to be more efficient with your time - if you’re anywhere in the online entrepreneur world (which you must be if you found this blog post) then I’m sure you’ve heard some of the hullabaloo about keeping yourself in check as a small business owner. There’s client management systems to keep your happy customers happy, outlines for how to post on social media and coffee dates with potential clients, but have you ever thought of how to best utilize your time in your portrait photography workflow…

1 Easy Tip to Improve Your Portrait Photography Client Experience

1 Easy Tip to Improve Your Portrait Photography Client Experience

One of the coolest parts about owning your own business is that you can completely design your client experience to be exactly how you dream. Coffee dates, phone calls, and little gifts in the mail all add up to make one massively impressive experience for your portrait clients - but sometimes you can hit a brick wall of what other act of kindness you can provide. Here’s an idea for one super simple way to improve your photography client experience that will provide so much added value with almost no additional work on your side…

4 Tips to Creating Consistency in Your Portrait Sessions & Why Your Clients Care About It

4 Tips to Creating Consistency in Your Portrait Sessions & Why Your Clients Care About It

You probably already know that consistency in your portrait sessions matters to your clients, but you may be wondering why that is and how the hell to make it happen. Here’s some helpful info on why consistency can help your business be successful and stand out and 4 tips to making it work in your photography…

Are You Making These 3 Portrait Editing Mistakes?

Are You Making These 3 Portrait Editing Mistakes?

You ever have the gut wrenching feeling when you realize it’s suddenly 8pm and you haven’t gotten all those portrait sessions edited that need to be delivered tomorrow? No worries, babe - we’ve all been there. As photographers who run our businesses from a place of passion, it can feel like a ton of bricks has hit you when you disappoint your clients, so let’s talk about some ways to avoid the overwhelm and get your portrait sessions edited on time! Here are the biggest 3 mistakes that photographers make when editing portrait sessions and how you can avoid making them…

Chicago Grad Session at The School of the Art Institute | Goldie

Chicago Grad Session at The School of the Art Institute | Goldie

I met Goldie during freshman orientation and we immediately found ourselves giggling at inside jokes in the Rubloff auditorium - so to say we were fast friends would be an understatement. I’ve seen Goldie explore himself over the years through personal art projects in our classes together, spent Halloween together dressed as fancy ghouls and seen him fall in love…

How to Build a Portfolio | Ask Katharine

How to Build a Portfolio | Ask Katharine

It's a common thing for photographers to wonder, and I've definitely been there at one point or another over the years - how do you build a photography portfolio? No matter what, if you're...