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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!

Planning your Brand Photo Session

It’s Feature Friday! I’ll be sharing about one of my incredible clients, along with images from their brand photo session, every (or almost every) Friday! Today’s post looks a little bit different: I’m actually sharing THREE small businesses with you all! One of my vacation stops this month was Greenville, South Carolina. My sister lives […]

Greenville SC Brand Photography: Two Artists and an Interiors Workroom!

The best news?  You can do all of these things from your couch, while eating ice cream!  That’s right, these all involve your computer.  Just like your desk, your computer can get cluttered and make you feel drained and overwhelmed every time you crack open your laptop or swipe away your screensaver. Here are five […]

5 Simple Tasks to Help Your Business Feel More Organized (whether it is or not)

It’s Feature Friday! I’ll be sharing about one of my incredible clients, along with images from their brand photo session, every (or almost every) Friday! Today’s feature Friday is Sara Alvarado. Sara is a Madison, WI based speaker, writer, and teacher who describes herself as being at the intersection of real estate and racial justice. […]

Madison WI Brand Photography: Sara Alvarado

Your bright and shiny digital brand photos just landed in your inbox – now what?  You worked hard to prep for these images and probably shelled out a decent amount of cash for them as well!  Don’t let them gather dust!  I recommend taking an hour to accomplish the following tasks. NOTE: While this specific […]

Your New Brand Photos are In Your Inbox: Now What?!

Oh you guys.  Can’t you just tell that this is going to be the most fun ever?!! Not a fun topic to write about but the more brand photography I do, the more questions I get asked about this topic! VERY Important Disclaimer: I am definitely not an attorney and I do not speak for […]

The Difference Between Copyright & Usage Rights (AND when should you credit your photographer?)

the one app I use to stay organized in my business

Confession: I am not the world’s most organized person.  I’m a very messy creative and both my real and virtual surfaces tend to be cluttered.  I’ve learned that I won’t stick with a complicated system or multiple systems.  I need one place to put all the stuff.  To do lists, blog posts, random info I […]

The ONE App I Use to Keep My Business Organized

female headshot in madison wisconsin

Headshots and brand photos are two terms that are often used interchangeably by people (myself included!) but in reality, they’re two different things and are used in two different marketing strategies. Traditionally, a headshot is a formal posed portrait that is most often used as an online profile photo or business card image.  The subject […]

Headshots or Brand Photos: What’s the Difference?