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My wife and I recently had a date, and we made sure to pick a local restaurant we’ve heard others rave about. We heard how amazing the food was, and of course, pairing “I want food” to “We have amazing food” should be an instant match. We arrived before the main dinner rush (having four […]

The Last Part of the Client Experience is the Most Important

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Most people recognize Lexington for its strong affinity for horses and bourbon, but what else is there about this city that is so charming and hospitable?  The so-called “Horse Capital of the World,” Lexington also boasts a booming art scene, fantastic eateries, and loads of southern charm.  HISTORY If you like to visit historical sites […]

Fun Facts to Know About Lexington, Kentucky

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It’s 2020 and that means it’s time for you to get the backend of your business into shape. With the beginning of the new year (and decade!) I want you to make sure you have all the tools to do a quick legal audit of your business.  I promise thinking about your risks and set […]

Setting Your Business Up for Legal Success in 2020

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When I first started photography, it wasn’t as popular as it is now. I couldn’t look to others for inspiration unless I sought it out and found it in print. I was just “winging” it and hoping to figure it out. I read “Photography for Dummies” and “Photoshop for Dummies”… seriously. Facebook was just starting […]

Keep it Simple and Keep Your Sanity (and money!)

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Maybe you got into newborn photography after having your own baby (who hasn’t become obsessed with their own baby and taken hundreds of photos of them each day?! Please don’t tell me I’m alone here). Or maybe you just left your corporate job to follow your heart and open your dream newborn photography studio. It could be you’ve been a newborn […]

4 Newborn Photography Mistakes & How to Avoid Them

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When I first started in this industry, it honestly wasn’t the most welcoming or nicest place to be. There was a competitive spirit underlying every social interaction. It felt like everyone was looking out for themselves—and, if I wanted to succeed, I had to find my own way. The competition and cut-throat attitude of my […]

How to Foster Community in Your Business

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I can literally hear you groaning over there. I know as a photographer community, most of you are very visually oriented, and likely DREAD having to come up with original and compelling words to go with all of your amazingly crafted images. BUT, as an online business owner in this day and age, I firmly […]

5 Quick Action Steps to Improve Your Copy Across All Platforms

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Go into every situation with your head held high. When you believe in yourself half the battle is won. Confidence in photography business is about making sure you can get the best results from each session. 1. Confidence while booking new clients. When you get that first email or phone call that is when the confidence […]

Top 3 Moments When Confidence is Key!

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“Time is something we need, crave, and deplete over and over again. It’s a vicious cycle!”   Hello, Reset Friends! So excited to chat all things outsourcing and editing today! TIME is something we need, crave, and deplete over and over again.  It’s a vicious cycle and, as photographers, this vicious cycle is all too real.  […]

3 Essential Tips to Make Outsourcing Your Editing a Success

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Shooting in a client’s home, in a space where they live, work, and play; a place where coffee and pancakes are made, where love is shared, and where so many memories are created, is really a one-of-a-kind experience, but even more so after the birth of a child. I love that this is the trend […]

In-Home Newborn Photography: One Location, 10 Different Poses, 10 Minutes