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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 turn 2018 into 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. All for you throughout 2018! Thanks 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 turn 2018 into 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. All for you throughout 2018! Thanks for listening.
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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 turn 2018 into 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. All for you throughout 2018! Thanks for listening.

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Episodes

Beyond Technique: Building Relationships Around the World with Matthew Jordan Smith

11/19/2019
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Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level. Today, we chat with celebrity, commercial, fashion, and beauty photographer Matthew Jordan Smith! We discuss how Matthew builds relationships and friendships with clients while now being based out of Tokyo, Japan. Other topics include: You can find Matthew at: MatthewJordanSmith.com Be sure to check out Platypod®, the world’s most compact tripod and sign up for their...

Duration:00:39:25

Mind Your Own Business: Photography Business Coaching with Luci Dumas

11/8/2019
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Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives. Today, we chat with portrait photographer and business coach Luci Dumas. She has a passion for helping her fellow photographers bring their businesses up to the next level! Join us as we discuss common struggles photographers have, how to overcome those struggles, and more! Topics include: Luci can be found at: InsightTrainingforPhotographers.com Be sure to let us know if...

Duration:00:40:21

InFocus Interview Show: Hosting a successful Facebook group with Andrew Kavanagh

11/1/2019
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My guest is a well respected Photoshop tutor and photo editor who host one of the most successful Facebook Groups with close to a half a million members, please welcome Andrew Kavanagh. Topics include how to pick a focus theme, ways to be a helpful group, the benefits of hosting a group and the Pros and cons of running a Facebook group. You can find more information about Andrew by joining the new Photoshop and Lightroom Group. If you are currently a member of the group, you should rejoin...

Duration:00:31:15

Beyond Technique: Relationship Building and Communication with Don Prentice

10/16/2019
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Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level. Today, we chat with Don Prentice, co-founder of Phototexting.com! We discuss how relationship building relates to every photographer's business, and the ways communication is changing. Other topics include: Learn more about PhotoTexting.com here. You can be the next guest on our podcast Do you have an idea for a topic or want to hear from your favorite photographer or...

Duration:00:45:43

Mind Your Own Business: Practical Photography Tips with Rick Sammon

10/10/2019
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Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives. Today, we chat with award-winning photographer Rick Sammon. He is one of the most active photographers on the planet – dividing his time between creating images, leading photo workshops, and making personal appearances. Join us as we discuss practical tips any photographer can use! Topics include: Rick can be found at: Ricksammon.com Be sure to let us know if you have any...

Duration:00:43:41

Infocus Interview Show: Using Photography To Involve World Change With John Filson

10/4/2019
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My guest is a California based educator, motivational speaker and peacebuilder working to change the causes of social conflict. Over the last fifteen years, he has managed field programs in the Middle East and Latin America, led advocacy initiatives in Washington, crewed on film productions, and taught Peace Studies for college students. He makes content to share things he's passionate about and to connect with others who want to use their talents to make the world better. Please welcome...

Duration:00:45:41

Infocus Interview Show with Abe Curland | Photofocus Podcast September 27, 2019

9/27/2019
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Opportunities to increase our skills and knowledge are all around us, but sometimes we may not spot them. In this special video edition, I sat down with Abe Curland from B&H while at Photoshop World. He discussed how he recognized unique opportunities and took advantage of them to increase his photographic skills. Topics include photographing in natural light, wildlife photography and how to critique a photo. You can learn more about Abe and see his work at birdsongimages.com. Be sure to...

Duration:00:26:39

Beyond Technique: Growing Your Skillset with Jay P. Morgan

9/18/2019
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Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level. Today, we chat with commercial photographer and film director Jay P. Morgan! We discuss the importance of education, the role of mentoring, and the most important skillsets photographers need to have in order to run a thriving business! Other topics include: Be sure to check out Platypod®, the world's most compact tripod. Be sure to sign up for their new Gooseneck. Be sure...

Duration:00:33:46

The Mind Your Own Business Podcast with Terrell Lloyd | Photofocus Podcast September 13, 2019

9/12/2019
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Mind Your Own Business: Sports with Terrell Lloyd Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives! Today, we chat with Terrell Lloyd, the Senior Manager of Photography Services and Lead Team Photographer at the San Francisco 49ers. We discuss his sports photography career, as well as practical tips any photographer can use! Other topics include: To learn more about Terrell, visit his website. Be sure to let us know if...

Duration:00:45:16

InFocus Interview Show: Photoshop painting tips with Sandra Pearce

9/6/2019
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While at ClickCon, I had a chance to talk with Fine Arts photographer and educator Sandra Pearce. Sandra shares how she uses Photoshop not just to paint, but to retouch an image. You can learn more about Sandra at texasschool.org/sandra-pearce Topics include Photoshop mixing brush, working with eyes and layers. 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:00:17:04

The InFocus Interview Show with Dixie Dixon | Photofocus Podcast August 30, 2019

8/30/2019
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While at ClickCon, I had a chance to talk with Fashion photographer and educator Dixie Dixon. Dixie shares some of the topics she covered in her classes. You can learn more about Dixie at dixiedixon.com Topics include model release forms, insurance, building a dream team, why assisting is important and how to command the set. 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...

Duration:00:31:23

The InFocus Interview Show with Howard Burkholz | Photofocus Podcast August 23, 2019

8/23/2019
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In this episode: https://soundcloud.com/photofocus/infocus-interview-show-with-howard-burkholz-photofocus-podcast-august-23-2019/s-NeS92 I had a chance to talk with photographer and insurance agent Howard Burkholz about the different types of insurance plans photographers need. As a photographer himself, Howard gives disaster scenario examples to help us understand what is and is not covered. Topics: For more information or to request a quote, contact Howard directly at National...

Duration:00:17:33

Beyond Technique with Kevin Kuster | Photofocus Podcast August 21, 2019

8/21/2019
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Get the show here or get it on iTunes — Please, post a review on iTunes. Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level. Today we chat with Watts of Love founding member and creative director Kevin Kuster! We discuss: Kevin can be found at: WattsofLove.org Have suggestions on future topics you want us to cover? Email us: skip@mei500.comchamira@photofocus.com Share this podcast! Please share this podcast with your...

Duration:00:41:36

The Mind Your Own Business Podcast with Don Komarechka | Photofocus Podcast August 9, 2019

8/9/2019
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Get the show here or get it on iTunes — Please, post a review on iTunes. Welcome to Mind Your Own Business! Today we chat with nature, macro, and landscape photographer Don Komarechka! We discuss: Don can be found at: Donkom.ca Have suggestions on future topics you want us to cover? Email us: skip@mei500.comchamira@photofocus.com Share this podcast! Please share this podcast with your friends and subscribe via iTunes.

Duration:00:35:07

The InFocus Interview Show with Mike Kubeisy | Photofocus Podcast August 1, 2019

8/2/2019
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In this episode: I had a chance to talk to Hollywood photographer Mike Kubeisy. Mike and I talk about a very sensitive topic among photographers -- Do photographers need to buy the latest and greatest gear? We both weigh in on our thoughts and give examples and advice. Topics: We like to hear from you! Here’s your chance to interact with the team by leaving a follow-up question in the comments section. We do our best to answer all questions in a timely manner. You can be the next guest...

Duration:00:29:57

The InFocus Interview Show with Skip Cohen | Photofocus Podcast July 26, 2019

7/26/2019
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In this episode: I had a chance to talk to Skip Cohen. Skip is a Marketing & Social Media guru who has written numerous books, spoken at all major photography conferences and has host thousands of Podcasting hours helping photographers reach their potential. Skip talks about the business classes he is teaching at ClickCon, a three-day hands-on photo and video learning experience held in Chicago Aug 5-7, 2019 and how it relates to the interview topic, "Stop buying gear and invest in...

Duration:00:28:10

Beyond Technique with Gareth Rockliffe | Photofocus Podcast July 17, 2019

7/17/2019
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Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level. Today we chat with fine art photographer Gareth Rockliffe! We discuss: Gareth can be found at: GarethRockliffe.com Have suggestions on future topics you want us to cover? Email us: skip@mei500.comchamira@photofocus.com Share this podcast! Please share this podcast with your friends and subscribe via iTunes.

Duration:00:34:21

Mind Your Own Business Podcast with Reid Callanan | Photofocus Podcast July 12, 2019

7/12/2019
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In this episode, Skip Cohen and Chamira Young chat with Reid Callanan about the importance of photography education. Images copyright Reid Callanan and Nina Callanan Reid Callanan sitting with Muhammad Ali. Photo copyright Reid Callanan. We discuss: Reid Callanan and Santa Fe Workshops can be found at: Santafeworkshops.com Have suggestions on future topics you want us to cover? Email us: skip@mei500.comchamira@photofocus.com Share this podcast! Please share this podcast with your...

Duration:00:36:51

The InFocus Interview Show with Richard Thomson | Photofocus Podcast June 28, 2019

6/28/2019
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Topics: We like to hear from you! Here’s your chance to interact with the team by leaving a follow-up question in the comments section. We do our best to answer all questions in a timely manner. You can be the next guest host on our podcast Do you have an idea for a topic or want to hear from your favorite photographer or influencer in our industry? Send an email to Vanelli at v@photofocus.com with the subject line of INFOCUS INTERVIEW IDEA. Write a brief description of your topic or...

Duration:00:20:31

The Mind Your Own Business Podcast with Sarah Petty | Photofocus Podcast June 14, 2019

6/14/2019
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Get the show here or get it on iTunes — Please post a review on iTunes. In this episode, Skip Cohen and Chamira Young chat with photographer and marketing expert Sarah Petty about the biggest (and most common!) print order-killing mistakes so many photographers make! We cover these common print order-killing mistakes in detail: You can find Sarah Petty at: JoyofMarketing.comSarahPetty.com Have suggestions on future topics you want us to cover? Email...

Duration:00:36:21