Some questions from birth photographers that I read quite often are: How can I actually book my inquiries?Why am I getting ghosted?Why aren’t people responding to me?How can I actually get them to reply to my emails? What does it mean when you’re getting ghosted? Basically, it’s whenever somebody sends an inquiry through your contact […]


May 30, 2022

The Reasons You’re Getting Ghosted By Inquiries (And How to Fix It)

I have a treat for you in this episode. I am bringing on fellow birth photographer and one of my students Emily Gipper to chat with you guys about her first year in business and exactly what she did to go from a little bit insecure and unsure with her camera to finally confidently photographing […]


May 23, 2022

A Proven Method to Go From Brand New to 8 Births in 1 Year (with Emily Gipper)

Whether you’re new to birth or a new photographer overall – you have to get experience somehow. Birth can be difficult to tap into because you have to find someone who is pregnant and wants birth photography and is willing to let you kinda “practice” on them. And, you know, getting this first birth client […]


May 16, 2022

Best Ways to Book Your First Client When You’re New to Birth Photography

      If you’ve been around for a while, you know I love to talk about the power of niching down uncomfortably small. After 10 years in birth photography myself, I realized that Specializing in birth is a great genre to choose for a few reasons. Easier to stand out on social – Birth […]


May 9, 2022

How to Take Amazing Birth Photos When You’re Brand New

          A lot of photographers don’t realize this, but having a strong support system is key to the long term success of your business. We think a lot about how to get more clients and how to make more money and serve clients well and manage or time… but your mental […]


May 4, 2022

How to Improve Your Mental Health in Business with the Right Community

      When it comes to selling your photography, chances are, you’ve chosen 1 of 2 models. Either “All-inclusive” (meaning the client gets all the digital files for one price) or In-Person Sales. But did you know there is a system that takes the best from both of these into 1? In this blog, […]


April 25, 2022

Surprisingly Easy Ways to Increase Your Sales Without IPS (with Annemie Tonken)

    What is a “personal brand?” A brand is how you make people feel when they interact with your business. A personal brand is the way you present your business to the world using YOU in the forefront. It is the combination of your values, personality, and interests that make you unique. Your personal […]


April 18, 2022

How to Build a Personal Brand for Photographers

        Before we get into the episode, I really want to share with you a cool experience I had. The coaching group I’m a part of (as a student) had their first in person retreat since before COVID and it was *incredible* to be in a room with people again. The energy […]


April 11, 2022

5 Things I Wish I Did Differently My 1st Year of Photography Business

      I know a lot of photographers can get anxious about having to sell themselves or their services. I believe, especially as a baby or birth photographer, you have a duty to sell your services. Your clients don’t get a second chance to photograph these moments. And if they don’t hire someone or […]


April 4, 2022

4 Non-Salesy Ways To Book More Photography Clients

        Did you know your about me page is one of the visited pages on your website? It’s where people go to learn more about you and what you do. Generally, potentially clients are drawn to you for your work, but they’ll hire you because of YOU. They connect with you, they […]


March 28, 2022

7 Tips for Writing a Captivating About Me Page as a Photographer

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