Building a Business With No Child Care or Village | Family Photography Education

I get it. You are doing it mostly alone. While you see people posting things like “it takes a village!” and you look around to find no helpful village, maybe you wonder if you’ll be able to pull this off at all. For a while.. I was bitter and then I became BETTER. I switched…

Bringing Back the SKY in Lightroom With Just a Couple of CLICKS!

WOW… Lightroom’s most recent update that includes the smart brushes…I can’t even!!!! This is something that would previously take people forever and now it’s available in a couple of short clicks. To me, this is a game changer because I like to edit fast… so we hope you LOVE this quick tutorial on how to…

Simplified Pricing Helps Us Book MORE and FASTER | Photography

We realized years ago that offering multiple package options for our clients wasn’t necessarily serving them well… and in fact, people were quickly getting overwhelmed trying to make a decision on what to choose. Watch the video on WHY we decided to simplify pricing and how it benefits both us AND our clients!    

Lightroom Edit from BLUE to GOLD | Outer Banks Photographer

One of the BIGGEST CHALLENGES shooting here on the beach is when we have this perfectly great sunny day that should make golden hour shooting a piece of cake… and then… low-lying clouds are sitting right on the horizon. This is tricky if you don’t know to look for it because you may think you…

Same Day Slideshows at Weddings | Photography

I can’t believe we haven’t shared this one yet?! We’ve been doing this for YEARS! If you aren’t sure what a same day slideshow is – allow me to be the first to explain 🙂 A same day slideshow during a wedding is when we quickly choose and edit a few images (anywhere from 5-12)…

Before & After: Reception Pop Edit

I don’t share about editing too often…not because I’m hiding some big incredible secret but because it’s usually something I save for my workshop and mentoring girls! Today I’m sharing a quick and easy Lightroom edit to give your reception images a good, natural but effective POP! For receptions, I use 600’s (everything I own…

Quick Info & Help Obligations | Photography

If you’ve been following me for any length of time, you can probably tell that I am a big sharer of INFO. Business advice, systems, software, camera settings…you name it! I give SO much away and it’s because I love to spread the joy of learning and growing in technical and business growth with others,…