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AMY LYNN CREATIVE
BRAND PHOTO & VIDEO
MADISON, WI

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The “setting” or location of your brand session is an important part of your brand visual and can either add to or distract from your brand! Here are few different ways I’ve styled the studio for my clients. The way I style each session is based on the answers they fill out in the digital […]

How I Style My Studio for Brand Photography Clients

Even though this is part 4 of my series, the location is actually one of the very first things you’ll want to nail down for your shoot and my studio won’t be a fit for every brand! First, here are 3 questions to ask when choosing a location: How does this location visually support your […]

Planning Your Brand Session Part 4: Choosing a Location

Building a Branded Wardrobe Have you heard of capsule wardrobes? The idea is to have a curated collection of mix and match pieces in a constrained color scheme that all work together! As it relates to brand photography, the goal is to create a mini capsule wardrobe for your brand photos so that you have […]

Planning Your Brand Session Part 3: Building a Branded Wardrobe

On your website home page (or sales page) to tell people what you do, and the heart behind it! As an intro to every Youtube video on your channel, OR as your channel intro video. On your website “About Me” page to let people “behind the scenes”! What it looks like to work with you, […]

6 Places to Use a Brand Video

In my first post of this planning series, I shared the big picture goal behind brand photography.  (See it here.) Now I’m digging into planning a successful session and the first thing you need to think about is image placement. Ask broad questions first: Where do you need these new images to go in the […]

Planning Your Brand Photo Session Part 2 : Determining Image Placement

I did a poll on my Instagram stories a while back and the majority of people said that they wanted tips on planning their session so I put my nerd hat on and I’m deep diving into the planning process.  But first, the big picture. Brand photography is a newer term/photography style that has developed […]

Planning Your Brand Photography Session Part 1: The Big Picture

There are different styles of brand video and which one you choose is really just going to depend on your business and where you plan to use it! 1) Straight b-roll. (B-roll is an industry term for “candid” style video footage.)  Straight b-roll may just have music instead of someone’s voice speaking. B-roll without audio of your […]

Four Types of Brand Video and Where to Use Them

Today my friend Kate is on the blog! Kate is an online marketing pro who serves interior designers, home stagers, home organizers, and workroom professionals. As her brand has evolved, so has her brand photography and her session was so much fun to plan! We ended up doing two main “sets” to give her variety […]

Client Spotlight: Kate the Socialite

Your brand new brand photos shouldn’t be relegated to your dusty About Me page. Instead, images of your face should be featured all over your site! (Especially if you are a service based business owner and the face of your business.) In this post I’m sharing 5 places to put your brand new photos on your website!

Five Places for Images of Yourself on Your Website (for service based business owners).

Making the most of your brand photography investment means digging into your brand FIRST! Fancy photos aren’t any good if they don’t align with the brand and mission that you’re putting out into the world!

Behind the Scenes: How I Plan Brand Sessions for My Clients!