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How much is a License in Commercial Photography?

How much is a License in Commercial Photography?

You finally did it, you found a photographer to take some pictures for you. You ask them what are their rates, they reply with "what kind images are you needing and what type of usage? "Usage, what does that matter?" you ask. Well, it actually matters a lot!

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Photography Pricing: (Part 2) What is your cost of doing business?

Photography Pricing: (Part 2) What is your cost of doing business?

Part 2 of Photography Pricing

Now total up ALL of the above costs, including your salary – THIS is your annual cost of doing business.  Now divide that number by 12; this is your monthly cost of doing business. It’s a pretty big number, isn’t it?  This is the absolute minimum amount of income you need to make in your business just to cover your minimum costs.

Photography Pricing: What is your cost of doing business?

Photography Pricing:  What is your cost of doing business?

Whether you’re a hobbyist photographer getting your first paying clients, or a seasoned veteran, deciding how much to charge for your services can be exhausting and overwhelming. In order to properly price your photography, you need to know your cost of doing business, or CODB.  It sounds pretty simple, but in this article, we’re going to dive deep into the basics to ensure you have all the information you need to properly calculate your cost of doing business.

What's Wrong with Hiring a "Cheap" Photographer?

What's Wrong with Hiring a "Cheap" Photographer?

I get it, photography is expensive so why not choose a cheaper solution? But, have you considered the implications of hiring a professional versus a cheap photographer? Let's break this down and see if I can't shine some light on this subject for you.

The Importance of Hiring a Professional Photographer

The Importance of Hiring a Professional Photographer

Everything on your website should serve a purpose, from the design and navigation, to the photography. Far too often, companies fail to invest in the crucial elements that lead to business success.

65% of our entire population identifies as being a visual leaner; therefore, the majority of people who visit your site will have a strong inclination towards your visual elements.

Transitioning into..

Transitioning into..

Lately, I have found myself being hired to shoot more and more Behind the Scene (bts) gigs. My clients really enjoy the way I am able to capture the excitement and "fun" element during their shoots, all while being productive on set.

5 Reasons Every Business Needs Professional Photos

5 Reasons Every Business Needs Professional Photos

In terms of business expenses, professional photography is often an item on the list that is seen as expendable for one reason or another. Whether you’re a new company just starting out or a well established business, the cost of professional photography might prompt you to wonder if you might be able to get by without it.