I’ve been in business a loooooooongggggg time. 2022 will be my 10th wedding season. I’ve learned a ton along the way, but I have to continue to keep reminding myself of things. I recently forgot one of these mistakes and made it again, which inspired me to make this guide! Starting a business is TOUGHHHHHHHHHH, […]

For Photographers

My 5 Biggest Business Mistakes

A photo of a bunch of bridesmaids in pink robes on a hotel bed in the background as a photographer dressed all in black takes their photo.

A lot of non industry wedding people don’t know it, but probably in my eyes the only negative of wedding photography is harassment.  Yup.  This blog post is called the Dark Side and it’s getting dark.

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For Photographers: The Dark Side

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We need to push ourselves.  If not for us, but for our clients. 

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For Photographers: Push It

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There will be tears.

There will be questioning whether operating your own business is worth it.

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For Photographers: Chin up, Buttercup

Hey, it’s me!  Bokeh podcast asked me to come and chat about my tips on how to beat busy season burn out

For Photographers

For Photographers: Tips to fight busy season burnout

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