How to Start a Photography Business in 2020

Heres a great blueprint for moving from your fulltime job to making the jump to a photographer as a business. Some key takeaways starting from zero to be successful: Need to build a portfolio and a website Setup a Facebook page for your business Build relationships with vendors when shooting weddings Customer Service, Customer Service, […]

NIKON Z6 – How to Wirelessly Backup Your Photos

IG: PerlaImages/TheMonochromeMemoirs PODCAST: https://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=1477133368 PORTFOLIO: http://www.perlaimages.com http://www.facebook.com/perlaimages facebook.com/themonochromememoirs I set up a Patreon account for anyone who would like to donate to me growing this channel. I will never turn this into a place to push ref-links or sponsored products, instead I would love for this to be a community supported channel where photography education […]

Outsource Your Photo Editing

Will of Monochrome Memoirs talkes about the advantages of outsourcing the editing of your wedding photos. Even if you are just starting out as a wedding photographer, you need to build in the external editing of your images to your pricing. This will not only free up your own time, but give your photos the […]

The Best Lenses for Weddings. Why I Only Use Two Focal Lengths. LESS IS MORE

IG: PerlaImages/TheMonochromeMemoirs PODCAST: https://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=1477133368 PORTFOLIO: http://www.perlaimages.com http://www.facebook.com/perlaimages facebook.com/themonochromememoirs In this video I discuss my lens set up for 99% of the gigs I shoot. For me, a 35mm and 85mm combo is the perfect amount of focal range for any situation and makes the delivered gallery one complete story. I think a lot of wedding […]

5 Reasons Photographers Should NOT E-mail Out Price Sheets

Sometimes sending out price sheets as a photographer is like trying to describe color to a blind person. Most clients are unable to see the benefit of good photography, so it’s up to you to educate them. Once you have done that, then you can talk about price. Here are five great reason to not […]

How Many Photos Should You Shoot On A Wedding Day?

IG: PerlaImages/TheMonochromeMemoirs PODCAST: https://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=1477133368 PORTFOLIO: http://www.perlaimages.com http://www.facebook.com/perlaimages facebook.com/themonochromememoirs In this video I discuss my thoughts on the amount of photos that should be shot on a wedding day. Bottom Line: experimentation leads to better photos. I set up a Patreon account for anyone who would like to donate to me growing this channel. I will […]