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Some of the most respected business owners and artists in photography are our guests. We are creating building blocks to help you develop a stronger foundation for your business and marketing skill sets, and sometimes even for your life! Download our newest feature, "PhotoShelter’s Beyond Technique" on the third Wednesday of each month. This new podcast features innovative ideas that will help you build a stronger business. "The Mind Your Own Business" podcast is a collaborative effort between Photofocus and Skip Cohen University. Airing on the second Friday of the month each episode involves a leader in imaging who shares ideas that will help you become a stronger more well-rounded business owner and artist. Our other monthly podcast, The InFocus Interview show never slows down with ideas and guests to help you have your best year yet! Stay tuned to Photofocus.com for help with all your photography questions, inspiration, how-to’s along with lots more great podcasts. Thank you for listening.

Some of the most respected business owners and artists in photography are our guests. We are creating building blocks to help you develop a stronger foundation for your business and marketing skill sets, and sometimes even for your life! Download our newest feature, "PhotoShelter’s Beyond Technique" on the third Wednesday of each month. This new podcast features innovative ideas that will help you build a stronger business. "The Mind Your Own Business" podcast is a collaborative effort between Photofocus and Skip Cohen University. Airing on the second Friday of the month each episode involves a leader in imaging who shares ideas that will help you become a stronger more well-rounded business owner and artist. Our other monthly podcast, The InFocus Interview show never slows down with ideas and guests to help you have your best year yet! Stay tuned to Photofocus.com for help with all your photography questions, inspiration, how-to’s along with lots more great podcasts. Thank you for listening.

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United States

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Some of the most respected business owners and artists in photography are our guests. We are creating building blocks to help you develop a stronger foundation for your business and marketing skill sets, and sometimes even for your life! Download our newest feature, "PhotoShelter’s Beyond Technique" on the third Wednesday of each month. This new podcast features innovative ideas that will help you build a stronger business. "The Mind Your Own Business" podcast is a collaborative effort between Photofocus and Skip Cohen University. Airing on the second Friday of the month each episode involves a leader in imaging who shares ideas that will help you become a stronger more well-rounded business owner and artist. Our other monthly podcast, The InFocus Interview show never slows down with ideas and guests to help you have your best year yet! Stay tuned to Photofocus.com for help with all your photography questions, inspiration, how-to’s along with lots more great podcasts. Thank you for listening.

Language:

English


Episodes

Mind Your Own Business: New Year, New Plans!

1/14/2021
Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives! Today Skip and I have a detailed discussion about what photographers can do to make 2021 (and 2022, actually) better than ever. "Growth only happens outside your comfort zone" We discuss: https://soundcloud.com/photofocus/mind-your-own-business-tom-curley-discusses-sowing-the-seeds-for-an-amazing-2021 You can be the next guest on our podcast Do you have an idea for a topic or...

Duration:00:41:59

Beyond Technique: Monica Royal Discusses Macro and Fine Art Photography

12/16/2020
Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level, brought to you by Platypod, Photofocus and Skip Cohen University. Today we chat with photographer Monica Royal about her business and how she's planning for 2021! Check out Platypod's Black Friday Specials! We discuss: PlatypodCheck out Monica's work featured on SkipCohenUniversity.com here Monica can be found at: MonicaRoyal.com Be sure to let us know if you have any...

Duration:00:38:10

Mind Your Own Business: Tom Curley discusses sowing the seeds for an amazing 2021

12/11/2020
Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives! Today we chat with photographer Tom Curley about the importance (and excitement!) of making plans for the future, as well as how he is currently sowing the seeds for his future success. Get ready to be inspired! We discuss: His upcoming Silk Road Tours in 2021 You can find Tom at: Tom-Curley.comLearn more about his Silkroadtours2020 on Facebook You can be the next guest on our...

Duration:00:38:38

Beyond Technique: JB Sallee shares how he is staying productive and planning for the future

11/18/2020
Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level, brought to you by Platypod, Photofocus and Skip Cohen University. Today we chat with photographer JB Sallee about how he's staying productive during 2020 and planning for the future! Check out Platypod's Black Friday Specials! We discuss: PlatypodHis upcoming campfire workshop at CampfireWorkshops.com JB can be found at: SalleePhotography.com Be sure to let us know if you...

Duration:00:31:48

Mind Your Own Business: Jerry and Melissa Ghionis Discuss How They Grow Their Business

11/13/2020
Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives! Today, we chat with Jerry and Melissa Ghionis, the dynamic duo behind Jerry Ghionis Photography. You don't want to miss this! We discuss: Jerry and Melissa can be found at JerryGhionisPhotography.com Check out their free webinar at JerryGhionis.com/webinar Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section. We do our best to answer all...

Duration:00:47:32

Beyond Technique: Levi Sim Discusses Relationship Building and Being Helpful

10/28/2020
Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level, brought to you by Platypod, Photofocus and Skip Cohen University. Today we chat with photographer Levi Sim about how relationship building and being helpful has moved his photography forward. Check out Platypod's new Ultra Commercial Twin Pack! We discuss: Levi can be found at: LeviSim.com Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section....

Duration:00:33:42

Mind Your Own Business: Glen Clark discusses tips for getting sponsorship opportunities

10/9/2020
Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives! Today, we chat with Glen Clark. Glen discusses ways to get your foot in the door with companies for sponsorship opportunities. You don't want to miss this! We discuss: Glen can be found at @GlenAClark on social media Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section. We do our best to answer all questions in a timely manner. You can be the...

Duration:00:37:21

Mind Your Own Business: Shiv Verma shares ways to stay creative and move your business forward

9/18/2020
Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives! Today, we chat with photographer Shiv Verma! Shiv discusses ways to foster your creativity and improve your photography business. We discuss: Shiv can be found at: ShivVerma.com Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section. We do our best to answer all questions in a timely manner. You can be the next guest on our podcast Do you have...

Duration:00:42:01

Beyond Technique: Shep Hyken discusses how to be proactive and build customer loyalty

9/16/2020
Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level, brought to you by Platypod, Photofocus and Skip Cohen University. Today we chat with customer service expert Shep Hyken about effective ways photographers can be proactive and build customer loyalty! Check out Platypod: The world's most compact tripod for photographers and filmmakers! We discuss: Shep can be found at: Hyken.com Be sure to let us know if you have any...

Duration:00:37:38

Beyond Technique: Wildlife Photographer Moose Peterson Discusses Maintaining Passion and Focus

8/19/2020
Welcome to Beyond Technique Hello and welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level, brought to you by and Platypod, Photofocus and Skip Cohen University. Today we chat with wildlife photographer Moose Peterson! Check out Platypod: The world's most compact tripod for photographers and filmmakers! We discuss: Moose can be found at: MoosePeterson.com Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the...

Duration:00:39:46

Mind Your Own Business: Nicole Begley Discusses Growing Her Pet Photography Business

8/14/2020
Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives! Today, we chat with pet photographer Nicole Begley. Nicole discusses how she's grown her pet photography business over the years and great tips for aspiring pet photographers! We discuss: Hair of the Dog Nicole can be found at: NicoleBegleyPhotography.comhairofthedogacademy.com You can be the next guest on our podcast Do you have an idea for a topic or want to hear from your...

Duration:00:38:28

InFocus Interview Show: The importance of monitor calibration with John Walrath

7/31/2020
My guest is an Imaging Training & Technical Support Manager at DataColor please welcome John Walrath Topics include what is monitor calibration, are monitors already calibrated, why do I need to calibrate my monitor, dual monitors and why doesn’t the color look identical and Datacolor's new calibration kit. Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section. We do our best to answer all questions in a timely manner. You can be the next guest on our...

Duration:00:26:37

InFocus Interview Show: Understanding studio lighting

7/24/2020
My guest is a California based photographer who has a distinguished career in Hollywood, working on several number one Hit shows including NCIS, NCIS LA, House, Grey’s Anatomy and many more. He’s an educator and has shared his talents with many photographers. Please Welcome Mike Kubeisy. Topics include what are the different types of lights, personal gear Mike uses and why, challenging lighting conditions and light modifiers. Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in...

Duration:00:29:47

Beyond Technique: Mike Peters Discusses Street Photography and Treating His Subjects with Respect

7/15/2020
Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level! Today we chat with Mike Peters about how he handles street photography, treating his subjects with respect, and building rapport with them while on the field. You don't want to miss this! Be sure to check out Platypod®, the world’s most compact tripod! In particular, we cover: Mike can be found at: MikePeters-Photography.comOn InstagramOn Facebook Be sure to let us know if...

Duration:00:43:10

Mind Your Own Business: Staying Relevant and Keeping a Positive Mindset with Kay Eskridge

7/10/2020
Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives! Today, we chat with portrait photographer Kay Eskridge. Kay shares how she's staying relevant as a photographer during these unusual times, as well as how she's keeping a positive mindset and making plans for the future. We discuss: Kay can be found at ImagesbyKay.com Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section. We do our best to answer...

Duration:00:44:53

InFocus Interview Show: The best of series

7/3/2020
My first guest for this special best-of series is Jack Reznicki. Jack is an internationally renowned commercial people and children photographer based in his beloved New York City. My second guest is Gregory Daniel. Gregory is an award-winning portrait photographer who has been sharing his knowledge and love for a photographer for close to 40 years. He is currently the new President of PPA In this episode, we discuss why it’s important to choose a reputable litigator if your images are used...

Duration:00:31:54

InFocus Interview Show: Capturing Chaos with Bryan Esler

6/26/2020
My guest is a corporate and community event photographer whose recent work has been focusing on chaos in our communities. He also serves as the Photofocus managing editor, please welcome Bryan Esler. Topics include dealing with current events, photographing chaotic events and looking for a positive outcome. Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section. We do our best to answer all questions in a timely manner. You can be the next guest on our...

Duration:00:25:54

Beyond Technique: Cindy Harter Discusses Optimism, and Making Clients Feel Comfortable in the New Normal

6/17/2020
Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level! Today, we chat with photographer Cindy Harter about the role of positivity in her business, ways she builds trust with her clients in the "new normal", and ways to build your business in a small town. Be sure to check out Platypod®, the world’s most compact tripod! In particular, we cover: Cindy can be found at: Cindyharterphotography.comFacebookInstagram Be sure to let us...

Duration:00:37:39

InFocus Interview Show: Finding your direction with Jared Polin (NSFW)

6/10/2020
My guest is a photographer and educator who has helped shape the photo industry, please welcome Jared Polin. Jared is a successful photographer who has shared his knowledge and love for photography with over a million subscribers on his YouTube channel for the past 10 years. Topics includes finding your path as a photographer, understanding your gear and the importance of educating your self. Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section. We do our...

Duration:00:39:12

Mind Your Own Business: Rosh Sillars Discusses How Every Photographer Can Stand Out

6/5/2020
Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives! Today, we chat with pro photographer, marketer, and podcaster Rosh Sillars on how to make your photography business stand out from the crowd! We discuss: Rosh can be found at Roshsillars.comRosh.video Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section. We do our best to answer all questions in a timely manner. You can be the next guest on our...

Duration:00:39:59