Episode 014 – How to be a confident photographer and get more done

While I’m waiting for Mari (the person I’m mentoring on this podcast) to finish her homework I have another guest speaker for this episode. This is the third instalment on how photographers can become more successful by managing their lives and their minds better. This time I’m interviewing Jo Emerson, a professional coach who specialises […]

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Episode 014 – How to be a confident photographer and get more done

While I’m waiting for Mari (the person I’m mentoring on this podcast) to finish her homework I have another guest speaker for this episode. This is the third instalment on how photographers can become more successful by managing their lives and their minds better. This time I’m interviewing Jo Emerson, a professional coach who specialises […]

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Your Photography Clients Mirror What You’re Like

‘Your clients are a mirror image of what you project into the world.’ Now, I don’t mean all my clients are short bald and kinda funny looking. Let me give you some examples. If you talk about digital files on your website and over the phone and in email and in person and in price […]

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Why are some photographers better than others

Get Pro Photo Club is mostly about the business side of photography, but this week I’m going off-piste a little. I’m asking myself the question, ‘Why are some photographers better than others?’ After all, every professional photographer should know how to use their camera. Is it innate natural talent? I think natural artistic talent is […]

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What can Messi and Ronaldo teach you about photography

What can Messi and Ronaldo teach you about your photography business? I’m not going to lie… with the world cup on and my wife overseas with her family for 3 weeks I’ve been watching a little too much football. I figured I better do something mildly useful with all that wasted time and tenuously link […]

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Episode 013 – How photographers can overcome fear, procrastination and self doubt

In the last episode I talked about my thoughts on how photographers can overcome fear and procrastination. I believe they’re the 2 biggest problems you face in your business. And because I feel these issues are so important I’ve found someone who may just be the best person on the planet to help you… Oprah […]

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Episode 013 – How photographers can overcome fear, procrastination and self doubt

In the last episode I talked about my thoughts on how photographers can overcome fear and procrastination. I believe they’re the 2 biggest problems you face in your business. And because I feel these issues are so important I’ve found someone who may just be the best person on the planet to help you… Oprah […]

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How to photograph ‘difficult’ children

On Saturday I photographed an extended family of 10. It included two rambunctious children and one very grumpy one. Nightmare huh? No – I love a challenge. It gives me a chance to show off one of my photography skills that’s not often talked about… …how to photograph difficult children. Every photographer needs to understand […]

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How to make your wedding packages enticing

I’m at that stage again where it’s time to put my wedding prices up because I’m getting booked up at my current prices. When I was doing an engagement session last week they said that my packages were “good value for what they were getting”. This is despite the fact that my packages are well […]

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How photographers can overcome fear procrastination and self doubt

Last week I had the lovely Andrew Hellmich (pictured with me) from Photobizx stay at our house while he was travelling through the UK (He lives near Sydney). I asked him the following question… “How do you get so much done? What’s your secret?” Andrew runs two popular photography podcasts and a thriving photography business […]

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