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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

InFocus Interview Show: The benefits of a hands-on photography conference with Sherry Hagerman

4/3/2020
My guest is a Wedding and Portrait Photographer who, after attending her fair share of photography conferences, decided to change up the traditional conferences and host her own Hands-on Photography conferences. Please welcome the founder of ClickCon Sherry Hagerman. Our Topic includes the benefits of a hands-on photography conference, what is Click Con, Sherry's inspiration to host a hands-on photography conference, and the benefits of hands learning. Be sure to let us know if you have...

Duration:00:16:27

Infocus Interview Show: How to produce your own webinar with Glen Aspeslagh

3/27/2020
My guest is the co-founder of the popular all-in-one live streaming production platform Ecamm Live. Please welcome Glen Aspeslagh. Topics include the purpose of Ecamm Live, popular features of Ecamm Live, how members use Ecamm Live in their business. 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 an idea for a topic or want to hear from...

Duration:00:29:01

Beyond Technique: Constructive actions you can take for your business during a crisis

3/17/2020
Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level! Today, we discuss constructive actions you can take during this pandemic crisis. Now is the perfect time to grow as a photographer, expand your skillset, and stay connected with your clients online. Listen in to get some great ideas. Topics we discuss: https://soundcloud.com/photofocus/beyond-technique-constructive-action-you-can-take-for-your-business-during-a-crisis Be...

Duration:00:28:23

Mind Your Own Business: Eddie Tapp discusses the importance of keeping your skillset up-to-date

3/13/2020
Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives! Today, we chat with photographer Eddie Tapp about the importance of keeping your skillset up-to-date. We discuss: Eddie can be found at EddieTapp.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 an idea for a topic or want...

Duration:00:42:44

InFocus Interview Show: Why you should join a camera club or PPA with Mike Fults

2/28/2020
My guest is a portrait photographer specializing in family and pets. He is very active with local, state and national levels of PPA. Please welcome Mike Fults. Topics include the benefits of joining PPA, the different levels within PPA — Local, State and National and how they are different. 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 an...

Duration:00:19:33

Beyond Technique: Relationship Building in Music Photography with Steve Brazill

2/20/2020
Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level! Today, we chat with FM personality, journalist, music photographer and podcaster Steve Brazill! We discuss relationship building within the live music industry, a behind-the-scenes peek at what it takes to take great photos at a concert, and more! Topics we discuss: Steve can be found at: SteveBrazill.comBehindtheShot.tv Be sure to check out Platypod®, the world’s most...

Duration:00:50:08

Mind Your Own Business: Deb Sandidge discusses the process of creativity

2/14/2020
Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives. Today, we chat with wedding photographer Deb Sandidge. We discuss the process of creativity and how to apply that to your business! Topics include: Deb can be found at DeborahSandidge.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...

Duration:00:33:00

InFocus Interview Show: The evolving photography industry, with Arlene Evans

1/31/2020
My guest is Content Director for Emerald Expositions, the group responsible for Photography conferences WPPI and Photo Plus along with magazines PDN and Rangefinder. Please welcome Arlene Evans. Topics include discontinuing PDN magazine, Rangefinder shifting to an all-digital content hub with the WPPI exclusive edition distributed at the show, greater integration between Rangefinder and WPPI, and the state of the photography industry as a whole. Be sure to let us know if you have any...

Duration:00:30:05

Beyond Technique: Start your year out right with these 29 tips!

1/15/2020
Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level. Today, Skip Cohen and Chamira Young discuss 29 ways to start your year off right! From marketing to networking to reviewing your price list, we talk about ways to make 2020 better than ever! The 29 tips we discuss: check it out here 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...

Duration:00:50:22

Mind Your Own Business: Vanessa Joy discusses client expectations and relationship building

1/10/2020
Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives. Today, we chat with wedding photographer and educator Vanessas Joy. Join us as we discuss setting client expectations, relationship building, and more! Topics include: Vanessa can be found at: VanessaJoy.comFREE Posing Inspiration GuideCanon's 1DXIII VideoThe Off Camera Flash Handbook Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section. We do...

Duration:00:30:27

Infocus Interview Show: Goal Setting with Skip Cohen

1/3/2020
My guest has been in the photographic industry his entire adult life. He is a Marketing & Social Media guru who has written numerous books, has spoken at all major photography conferences and has host thousands of Podcasting hours helping photographers reach their potential. Please welcome Skip Cohen. Topics include goal-setting, matching your target audience, how to relax and recharge yourself and taking stock of your assets and what you need to work on. Be sure to let us know if you have...

Duration:00:35:25

InFocus Interview Show: Best of Edition with Nick Matos, Ben Saint-Denis and John Filson

12/27/2019
In this Best of Edition, my first guests are two talented Digital Marketing gurus that are part of a marketing team that can help you gain more customers, Nick Matos and Ben Saint-Denis from Fueled on Bacon. Our topic is How to be found online. My second guest is a California based educator, motivational speaker and peacebuilder working to change the causes of social conflict. He makes content to share things he's passionate about and to connect with others who want to use their talents to...

Duration:00:33:57

Beyond Technique: A story of hope with Suzette Allen

12/18/2019
Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level. Today, we chat with photographer and educator Suzette Allen! We discuss Suzette's journey of overcoming a horrific accident and building the life of her dreams. Topics we discuss: Suzette can be found at: Suzetteallen.com Be sure to check out Platypod®, the world’s most compact tripod! Browse their holiday specials here. Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or...

Duration:00:36:14

Mind Your Own Business: The Top Lessons Learned from the Year

12/13/2019
Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives. Today, we chat about the top lessons we've learned from the year with our incredible guests. With each podcast guest, we've either learned something new or been reminded of the importance of staying focused. We all know how to focus a camera, but there is no auto-focus on business or life! We discuss: 1. Stay focused on your dreams while staying relevant. Karen Kuehn's...

Duration:00:41:46

InFocus Interview Show: How to be found online with Nick Matos and Ben Saint-Denis

12/6/2019
My guests are two talented Digital Marketing gurus that are part of a marketing team that can help you be found online and gain more customers -- please welcome Nick Matos and Ben Saint-Denis from Fueled on Bacon. Topic includes blogging tips, leveraging social media, building local citations and directories, long-tail keywords, what to write in your metadata and best tools to use. Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section. We do our best to...

Duration:00:53:41

InFocus Interview Show: Finding the Top Photo Spots with Jim Nix

11/22/2019
My guest is a talented author, educator, Travel Photographer and popular YouTube influencer specializing in travel photography and photo editing, with over 500 free video tutorials please welcome Jim Nix. Topic includes finding the top photo spots, how to plan your photography trip the best gear to bring, Jim's favorite spots, the first-ever Luminar Photo Camp in Iceland and announcing our first winner in the Photofocus Celebrates 21 Years contest. The winner received up to a $1000.00...

Duration:00:37:43

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

11/19/2019
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
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
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
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