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How to Use Stock Photography Successfully

Using stock photography can greatly improve your website or project, but if used improperly, stock images can ruin the message you’re trying to convey. There is a fine balance in using stock photography, and...

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Podcast #113 – Jenika McDavitt – Psychology for Photographers

This week the guys start off discussing Chris’ latest purchase, the Fuji X-Pro 1 mirrorless camera which has a cool retro look and takes amazing images. The special guest this week is Jenika McDavitt whose site, http://psychologyforphotographers.com/ takes...

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How to Have A Successful Photography Business

Over the past 24 hours the blogosphere has erupted with both praise and condemnation to new website by David Jay with his 10 Step Guide to Starting a Photography Business. Blog posts, tweets, and...

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Podcast #95 – Conversation with Kirsten Wright – Branding, Marketing, and Blogging

Kerry sits down with Kirsten Wright to talk about branding, blogging, marketing and much more. Kirsten gives some excellent advice on how to go about building your branding, using social networking, and dealing with...

Podcast #90 – Conversation with David Ziser – Lights, Clients, Business 1

Podcast #90 – Conversation with David Ziser – Lights, Clients, Business

In this podcast Kerry welcomes back David Ziser. David Ziser is one of the most famous wedding photographers around and is also an incredible teacher. With his blog that is updated daily to his...

Podcast #73 – Conversation with Marc Fuller on WordPress, Google, and SEO 3

Podcast #73 – Conversation with Marc Fuller on WordPress, Google, and SEO

This week we bring back Marc Fuller to talk about some of the features of the latest version of WordPress, the content management system that many of us use. We also talk about changes...

Save $20 on David Ziser’s Digital Wakeup Call Seminar 6

Save $20 on David Ziser’s Digital Wakeup Call Seminar

I have mentioned David Ziser’s upcoming seminar series several times and I will continue to until it is over as it is going to be the one big not-to-miss seminar this year. David is an expert on lighting and technique and presents these topics in very easy to understand ways so that you can go back and start implementing them immediately.

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ExposureManager Announces Premium Subscription

ExposureManager (www.exposuremanager.com), a customizable full-service online sales resource for photographers, announces a new Premium Subscription service created to help increase print and merchandise sales for photographers. ExposureManager’s behind-the-scenes marketing support provides a convenient e-commerce solution for busy photographers through every step from order placement to print production and shipping of the final product.

Vanguard announces new product lines at PMA 2

Vanguard announces new product lines at PMA

Las Vegas — VANGUARD, one the global leader’ in high-quality photography accessories, today introduced Alta Pro, the world’s most innovative tripod with advanced flexibility and stability, at the Photo Marketing Association conference, PMA 09, in Las Vegas.

Unlike traditional tripods, Alta Pro’s Multi-Angle Central Column (MACC) System allows users to move the central column as needed from zero to
130-degree angles in variable vertical and horizontal positions. This allows more angle possibilities than any tripod on the market but its solid design…

Lensbaby announces new 0.42x Super Wide Angle Lens 0

Lensbaby announces new 0.42x Super Wide Angle Lens

Stretch your Lensbaby vision to the max with the new 0.42x Super Wide Lens, which converts your Lensbaby lens’s focal length from 50mm to 21mm. Specifically designed for compatibility with the Lensbaby Optic Swap System, this 0.42x is lighter and sharper than any other comparable product on the market. The 0.42x has an inherent macro capability, letting you as close as 2.75†(7cm) from the front of the lens.

Podcast #37 – Conversation with Mike Wong – Marketing Director from OnOne Software 6

Podcast #37 – Conversation with Mike Wong – Marketing Director from OnOne Software

Kerry talks to Mike Wong from OnOne Software about their newest releases of their popular plugins for Photoshop (and now for Lightroom).

Mike talks about the possible future for plugins and for OnOne Software and hints at possible tools for the Apple iPhone and for dealing with video from new cameras such as the Nikon D90 and the Canon EOS 5D Mark II.

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David Ziser Seminar – Digital WakeUp Call Tour – A New Dawn

When David Ziser told me about his upcoming seminar during our recent podcast conversation I knew this was one seminar this year that I couldn’t pass up going to. I have been counting the days waiting for the announcement so I could get it on my calendar. From the description, I think everyone should attend this as well, David has put together an amazing program and the price is just unreal as well.

Podcast #35 – Conversation with Vu Bui on using video effectively in your photography business 2

Podcast #35 – Conversation with Vu Bui on using video effectively in your photography business

Kerry and David talk with Vui Bui on the effective use of video in marketing and promoting your photography business and where video fits (or doesnt fit) into the photographer’s business.

ExpoImaging Tapped as Exclusive U.S. Distributor of Honl Photo Professional Products 2

ExpoImaging Tapped as Exclusive U.S. Distributor of Honl Photo Professional Products

Watsonville, CA (PRWEB) January 26, 2009 — ExpoImaging Inc. (www.ExpoImaging.net), developer and marketer of innovative camera accessories, including the Ray Flash Ring Light Adapter, ExpoDisc Digital White Balance Filter and the ExpoAperture2 Depth-of-Field Guide, today announced that it is now the exclusive U.S. distributor of Honl Photo Professional Products.

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Canon EOS 5D Mk II Hands-On Impressions

Oh Canon 5D Mk II, how doest I love thee, let me count the ways. That could pretty much sum up my impressions of the newest camera from the folks at Canon but it probably doesn’t tell you what you really need to know. I certainly don’t have the testing lab that DPReview or Popular Photography has to tell you all the little specs and test results, but as someone who is shooting all the time, I figured I would get my hands on one and see if it really is all that it is hyped up to be.

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VerteX Light modifer by Presslite

We have seen every imaginable type of light diffuser product you can imagine and have even built different ones yourself for specific purposes all in the name of finding just the right combination of bounce and diffusion. Every device we have seen will work great in some specific situations but will not be ideal in every situation. When we saw the VerteX for the first time, while it may have looked more like a gimmick at first glance, I soon realized the potential and just had to try one out.

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Camera Dojo Discount on Fast Track Photographer

If you are even considering making money from photography, even as a small side business, then you need to read Dane Sanders’ Fast Track Photographer. Dane was featured on a recent podcast and shared some real insight into the market and where we are heading.

Dane’s book, Fast Track Photographer, is designed to help you find yourself and where you fit into the market. Along with the book is the pDNA Assesement which is a tool to help you figure out your strengths and weaknesses and provides useful guides for improvement.