Discover how to turn your interest in family photography into a money-making venture. From finding your style to booking a shoot, this course can help you start (or improve) a photo business. I share how to stand out stylistically, discusses what gear is a must, and details the flow of a shoot. I also provides tips for approaching the financial and promotional aspects of your business, including how to commit to a pricing structure, develop a marketing budget, and create a website.GET STARTED
Welcome and overview of what you’ll learn in this course.
The first step to becoming a pro is to begin to define your own style. Watch and learn as Chris talks about how to begin this process.
Learn how to clarify your vision by getting specific with 5 facets of family photography.
Discover how important it is to consider location and timing of a family or kid photo shoot.
Learn how one of the best ways to develop your own craft is to photograph family and friends.
Follow along with Chris as he recommends a writing exercise that will help you further develop your own personal style.
Let’s get practical and talk about the essential pieces of photography equipment that you’ll need to get started.
Discover how important it is to create your own pricing structure.
Learn about the importance of mapping out the overall arc or flow of a shoot.
Take a few moments to plan ahead and schedule out the flow of your next shoot.
Discover how to turn your passion into profit by finalizing the sale in an authentic and natural way.
Discover how to become a better photographer (and charge higher prices) by planning out a styled shoot.
Take some time to develop a marketing budget and marketing plan so that you can begin to book clients.
Learn how to create your own custom website for your photography brand.
Discover how to add value by delivering your clients the photos in a professional and beautiful way.
Learn about how you can create your own client guide that will answer many of the FAQs that you’re clients are bound to ask.
Listen along as Chris shares about the importance of integrating generosity and kindness into your photography practice.
Listen as Chris summarizes what was taught in this course and suggests what steps to take next.