Braddock, PA. The City that Time is Forgetting!
A few years ago, I did a photo project for the D.C. Shoot off. Great fun. We had less than 24 hours to plan, design, shoot and edit a…
Up by the Old Stone House, just north of Butler, PA, the Civil war re-enactors practice their drills and “fixing bayonettes!”
My favorite thing to shoot are events and pets.
A friend of mine asked me to take some photos of her. She is an avid collector of kimonos and the artistry of wearing them.
As i transition my galleries and photos from my old business website to this blog, I have to say that I have shot nearly 100 weddings over the years. I…
I started my photo business, Dragonfly Digital Media, in 2000. It was a small side business to earn some cash and have fun on the side while I served as…
Looking for a job is a full-time business. Like business, you need to understand your product, your potential clients and have a strategy to get those clients to buy. So remember the story of “the man and his mule.”
One of the biggest weaknesses of any small business is in its willingness to adopt a “mullet strategy” in its business plan: they are all business up front and all party in the back. In many cases, small businesses (especially wedding photographers) create a professional website with a few great images and start operations.
What is missing in the mullet strategy is the depth of experience of the business of photography. Too many photographers are hobbyists who not only lack the depth of photographic experience, but lack the depth of business experience to provide a full service to their clients and themselves.
Do you ever see that one person in the office who always seems to be on top of everything? What is worse, they are all full of energy verve and happiness. Well, it isn’t a secret. You can pick your head up off the table, put that luggage away that you carry under your eyes and drink coffee because you want to instead of “you need to.”
It is the JOSH HUDSON GET YOUR SH*T TOGETHER WORKOUT. With just moments a day, you can be on top of your game.