Photographer Collective - Business Basics 101

  • Learn the basics of how to start a photography business.  Erin Rachel from Sixth Bloom, Feuza Reis from Get Found with Fuse and Cindy Reeves from Magazine Mama combine their knowledge and expertise to teach you all the basics of launching a successful photography business.  You will receiveaccess to six modules totaling over 2 hours of video, access to private facebook group where you can get your questions answered by instructors, and worksheets to match course topics.

This Course Is For You If:

  • You want to launch your photography business but feel overwhelmed & don't know where to begin
  • You want to attract your ideal customers and stop having friends ask for discounts all the time
  • You are on a budget and want to know where to spend your money so you don't waste it
  • You are confused about how to use social media for your business
  • You want to install a Wordpress blog but are not sure how to get started

Module 1: Pricing and Products

  • What it costs you to photograph a session
  • Indirect costs and product offerings
  • Your hourly wage

Module 2: Business Equipment Basics

  • Evaluate your business needs
  • Quality vs. Quantity
  • Camera bodies, memory cards & backing up images

Module 3: How to Build a Blog/Blogsite

  • Domain & Hosting
  • Installing Wordpress
  • Choosing a theme/design
  • Get Started Blogging

Module 4: Social Media Basics

  • Top Social Media Platforms for Photographers
  • Using Hashtags and Texts
  • Simplify and Automate

Module 5: Attract Your Ideal Customer

  • The importance of knowing your ideal customer
  • Identify your ideal customer
  • How to attract your ideal customer

Module 6: Branding Basics

  • What is Branding
  • How Branding Affects Your Business
  • Start Building Your Business