February Wedding Photography Business Workshop

February Wedding Photography Business Workshop

February saw me at The Arden Hotel, Birmingham, to run my 2 day Wedding Photography Business Workshop. A small affair, two people who are deeply interested in the ‘how’ of running a business that will have longevity and be profitable. We cover stuff like...

Off Camera Flash Workshop – 21st May 2020 £125 Per Person Off-Camera Flash Workshop Ok peeps – OCF date out there for suggestions – 21st May. I’ll be in the Manchester area on the 20th working so that would be perfect and it would reduce the...
False & Misleading Advertising Photography

False & Misleading Advertising Photography

You have a new camera. It costs a fortune. (well ok, not a fortune but want to see if you can get your money back by taking photographs) You decide to set up a new wedding photography business because you see so many other wedding photographers out the charging...
Where it all started for me

Where it all started for me

These are my thoughts and musings on how I started out and have been successful over the 14 years.  You may not agree with some of them, or all of them.  But you can’t disagree with 14 years in business that has paid my mortgage all that time.  I write...
7 Reasons to get yourself on a business workshop

7 Reasons to get yourself on a business workshop

Not really a list of reason, more a list of resources that talk about the statistics of business failure. Why do you need to read this blog and check out these reasons BEFORE starting out running a wedding photography business?  Have a look at some of the statistics...

The Loreal Effect in Photography

The Loreal Effect in Photography… I’ve spent several years training & coaching & mentoring photographers (predominantly wedding photographers but with a smattering of baby, newborn, family, portrait photographers as well) and a trend seems to be...

Hashtag Business Hashtag TrueColour

Strange name for a blog post about a recent workshop I ran…so let me explain… #business If you are going to make money from your photography (and in my delegates cases wedding photography) then you NEED to understand how to run a business correctly and...

Using Off-Camera Flash

The easiest way to think about using off-camera flash is to think about light. Light is something that all photographers should be used to working with, and when using flash the first thought should be to the creative possibilities of what you want to achieve. What...

Copyright Theft

There seems to be a past of posts on FB lately about people receiving letters from companies regarding copyright theft and demanding money for the use of the images as well as the removal of the images. I’m not 100% sure why this should be happening, especially in an...