When I started my business, my very first wedding was photographed in the fall of 2008. It was a dream – I was in architecture school, but I had a feeling I wanted to photograph weddings full-time. From there, I had to learn everything by trial and error. I was searching the internet, reading books, […]

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Prices are SAYING something about your wedding photography business. 🗣️ Whether you realize it or not, all of your prices are communicating things to your clients… and actually changing the course of your business!  We all have goals and plans for our business. We have dream clients or dream venues we’d LOVE to photograph one […]

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Back when I started my wedding photography business in 2010, learning the financial side of the business was very low on my to-do list 🙈With all the other things I had to learn about being a wedding photographer, it just didn’t seem that important. But I’m here to tell you it is one of THE […]

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Would you believe me if I told you that when I started my wedding photography business, I had to start it from the ground up?  Meaning, I never had a business loan. In fact, I didn’t even have enough money to buy my own gear.  So how in the WORLD did I actually start my […]

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It’s easy to think we can wait to WOW our clients until they get their images back… but did you realize you can start to impress them from the moment they inquire about your services? 🤔 And in fact, that’s what you want to do… because not only will it set you apart, but it […]

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Want to know one of the parts of a wedding day that used to give me anxiety?  Wedding parties. Have you felt the same way before?! Thankfully, by now, I’ve become more comfortable and I don’t get those nerves anymore. But honestly, I remember what it was like to show up in front of a […]

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Working from home alongside your children… it sounds next to impossible, right? 😅  More and more, people are blending business and parenting by working at home. There are things that I’ve learned (and mistakes I’ve made) from working at home as a parent… and I want to share them in the hopes you can avoid […]

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Especially when you’re first starting out, it might feel like you should take any client you can get.  I get it: when you need work and you’re trying to grow your business, it feels like you shouldn’t turn down anything. And maybe you’ve heard it said that beggars can’t be choosers! 🤷🏼‍♀️  But I’m here […]

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Do you feel like your emails aren’t getting inquiries? Do you have trouble filling up your calendar with bookings?  It’s every photographer’s goal to be completely booked with their dream clients, but it’s not always clear how to get there. Today, I’ll provide you with some valuable nuggets on how to fill up your calendar […]

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In the world of photography equipment, choosing the right lens for a wedding can be COMPLETELY overwhelming. 😵‍💫 You want to get quality equipment to create strong images, but you don’t want to waste money on equipment that’s not right for you. I get it – you’re on a budget! 💸 Today, I’ll tell you […]

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