Monthly Archives: May 2014

Nervous Before a Photo Shoot?

Well, even a photographer gets nervous. So don’t worry to much. Like anything else, be prepared. Spend the time planning out what you want shot. As a photographer, I’ll spend time planning my own shoots and can even help with some ideas. This is going to be your shoot and you already have ideas of […]

Who to Market to in Photography

Since the numbers don’t lie, there are more billionaires out there than ever before. Seems money keeps making money. Meanwhile, the vast majority are trying to earn our place in this world. Seems we should be making products and services they want. Of course you don’t make a lot of money by blowing it on […]

Help, I’m a photographer and they keep becoming famous or something like that

It’s one of the side affects of photographing people in the music industry, some one is bound to become famous or something like that. Even in another genre to shoot, my Junior rollerderby team ended up being #8 in the world. (And they would kill me if I didn’t show up to take their photos, […]

Policies, Copyrights, and Derby Photographers

Ok, we’ve all seen those crazy photo agreements for tournaments and some leagues that demand all the photos from the photographers who come through the door. In the music world, the photographers wouldn’t show up if those agreements were in place. The fans and their cell phones will be the only photos. Of course that’s […]

What’s Trending in Rollerderby Photography

Being a photographer is an adventure. Being an a derby photographer has been an unexpected adventure. I don’t want to take it for granted. Yet there are moments it seems like everybody has a camera or cell phone out taking photos. Even with that on a photographer’s mind, there is so much more going on […]

Photo Therapy

Art therapy is every where. The possibilities are endless: corporate retreats, autism breakthoughs, and sure enough it’s for you. Photographers have figured out part of the story. The other half is being photographed. Photography isn’t  just about archiving the family to hang on the wall or wishing you were in a magazine. Believe it or […]

Posting and Sharing

Ok, it’s the digital age! And photographers of all ages want to show off photos. No worries! Sharing photos helps get exposure. We saw your photo and would like to use it without paying you. No, no, no. But I thought that was how it works. No, no, and no. But we love you’re work […]