I have just started an experiment by networking with local businesses. I thought about scenarios where by future brides may be discussing their wedding plans with their favourite hairdresser. The topic of photography may well be raised. They question is how could I position myself as a point of referral? What would influence a hairdresser Read more ..
There is no getting away from the power of social media in respect to developing relationships with existing and potential clients. I recently attended a seminar hosted by a major data collation organisation where phrases such as Big Data, Social Intelligence and Social Selling were used as commonly as mobile phones, the Internet and the Read more ..
I recently undertook an enjoyable family shoot near Biddick Hall in County Durham. Google Maps is a very useful tool to get an idea of the location but there is nothing like a pre-shoot reconnaissance trip. There are large areas of private land interspersed with public pathways. One such pathway leads through a delightful wooded Read more ..
I would just like to use this post to recommend The Guide of Photographers. The Guild brings together individuals interested in the craft of photography. Whether you’re a full-time or part-time professional, a student, or enthusiast, they will help you get the most from your camera with their training, courses, networking, support, insurance, discounts, and Read more ..
Buying your first DSLR camera can be daunting. Not only do you have to decide between brands you have to decide between a plethora of models, lenses and accessories, before potentially committing yourself (financially and emotionally) long term to the equipment provider of your choice. The goal of this post is to make your buying Read more ..