Film Finish: a Photoshop action FREEBIE courtesy of Senior Portrait Secrets

Josh Fisher of http://www.seniorportraitsecrets.com has graciously offered to share the love with fellow Finaons via this free downloadable Photoshop action.  Thanks, Josh!  You’re a gem!! From the site: Film Finish is a Photoshop Action I use almost all the time in a setting with greenery. In this video below, I demonstrate the power of theContinue reading “Film Finish: a Photoshop action FREEBIE courtesy of Senior Portrait Secrets”

New designer line from Heather Larkin & Finao

VIDEO In partnership with Heather Larkin, the photographer who brought you Fairyography, Finao is proud to introduce it’s new designer album line inspired by Heather’s latest workshop series,  Hairyography! This new limited edition design will be available April 1st. For one day only, we’ll also be offering special discounted rates for the Hairyography workshops whereContinue reading “New designer line from Heather Larkin & Finao”

Matted Prints: How to use Lightroom to create 8×10 prints to go into 11×14 mats

Emily London Miller (Emily London Portraits) explains how to use Lightroom to format your prints with a border, so you can order 8×10 prints with a 7×10 image, and then slip those prints into an 11×14 mat with a 7×10 opening. Emily goes in depth and with great detail to describe all the logistical componentsContinue reading “Matted Prints: How to use Lightroom to create 8×10 prints to go into 11×14 mats”

Growing your Photography Business? This FREE podcast will help! Learn the importance of offering printed albums.

Lean the importance of offering printed albums in your photography business. Not only are albums a key profit center, but they are truly irreplaceable generators for referrals.  This 45 minute podcast will leave you with the confidence and a real starting point to either begin offering albums in your business, or move up to theContinue reading “Growing your Photography Business? This FREE podcast will help! Learn the importance of offering printed albums.”

How to Sell Albums to Seniors Using Psychology

Thanks to Finao for letting me guest blog post to all of you awesome Finaons!  Allow me a sentence or two to introduce myself:  I’m Josh Fisher and I run a wedding and senior portrait studio in Moore, OK.  I also teach senior portraits at http://www.seniorportraitsecrets.com – They’re both a ton of fun to run 🙂Continue reading “How to Sell Albums to Seniors Using Psychology”

SAMPLE WEDDING ALBUMS

Finaon and accomplished photographer Bryan Caporicci is no stranger to selling albums in his photography business.  He is the creator of “Sprouting Photographer“, an educational site dedicated to teaching photographers the business of of photography.  We wanted to share one of his articles from that site that touches on a subject that’s obviously near andContinue reading “SAMPLE WEDDING ALBUMS”

Tips from the Top | Pepper Nix Photography

We asked some of our uber-cool and esteemed Finaons to share some of their secrets to success when it comes to using albums in their studios.  Pepper Nix, in addition to be loads of fiery fun, is a long-time Finaon and runs a highly-successful studio in Salt Lake City, Utah.  You can check out TONSContinue reading “Tips from the Top | Pepper Nix Photography”

Showing Sample Albums

Having enough samples in your studio to show a client the real depth and breadth of all the products you can offer them can be a challenge.  For many, adequate display space, portability and expense can play against us here.  Studio sample albums, for a realistic feel of the quality of construction of an item,Continue reading “Showing Sample Albums”

Flash Us! A Moment to Expose Yourself!

Happy May! It’s time to turn up the exposure on another awesome Finaon! Currently Flaunting: Abby Rosenbaum! Company / Studio Name : Abby Rose Photo If I had a photography superpower it would be… Invisibility!  think of the shots you could get inside those strict churches 😉 I like my oatmeal… Organic! With brown sugarContinue reading “Flash Us! A Moment to Expose Yourself!”

5 Key Ingredients to Charging What You’re Worth ( Courtesy of Sarah Petty and The Joy of Marketing Team )

  You probably struggle with having a competitor that is willing to do what you do (or claim they do) for cheaper. But how do you make sure price isn’t a sticking point with your clients? It starts with having these five key ingredients right in your business and following a model we call theContinue reading “5 Key Ingredients to Charging What You’re Worth ( Courtesy of Sarah Petty and The Joy of Marketing Team )”