Hear Professor Hines share the things he's learned in the 12+ years of owning his business and share how he's managed to be able to make money from photography as a full time job. Feel free to ask any questions you may have.
This class will include the following , but not limited to:
ORGANIZATION, PLANNING - Do you have a passion to be a photographer - Develop a functional organization system of your images, that works for you - Managing images after a session/project - Obtaining clients and retaining them - Producing a professional Media Kit - Location scouting/storyboard creations/themes - Handling clients - Maintaining your business, with expansion in mind, to stay relevant - Stay organized with utilizing a planner
MARKETING - Pricing yourself/knowing your value - Determining who you want to work with and ultimate goal for your business - Consider having a diverse business model for never ending income - Creating a website/blog/social media accounts - Advancing your knowledge/skills and adding value to your work
FINANCIAL - How to budget and keeping debt free in your business (buying used and how to buy used gear) - Taking advantage of ways to save money - How maximizing return on your monthly spending can be helpful to you. - Pros and cons credit cards have to business owners and should you stay away from them or re-evaluate the ones you have - Monetizing your content