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Partner Lab Point 101 Joins Theimagefile!

Partner Lab Point 101 Joins Theimagefile!

We are thrilled to announce that we have a new partner lab; Point 101. Point 101 is current rated 9.8 out of 10 by TrustPilot and are top in category. Established in East London, in 2003, they are a professional, Fine Art Trade Guild-accredited photographic and fine art printer, and champion of emerging artists. They […]
Too much time ‘in’ the business rather than ‘on’ the business

Too much time ‘in’ the business rather than ‘on’ the business

A common problem, more so with small businesses, is that the owner is often spending too much time ‘in’ the business rather than ‘on’ the business. This has a significant impact on the long term growth of the company. Being too busy doing your ‘day job’ can prevent time being spent on important matters such […]

GMS Professional Imaging

Unfortunately, GMS ceased trading on February 27th 2016 after 22 years of serving the professional photography market from Dublin.  We wish Alan and all the staff at GMS the very best for the future – you will all be missed. Related posts: No related posts.
New Wedding Photography Page Sets For 2016!

New Wedding Photography Page Sets For 2016!

We have five fundamental wedding photography page sets available for you. They are incredibly easy to install into your website and are designed to boost your search engine optimisation as well as your sales. Related posts: Preparing Your Business For Father’s Day Mother’s Day Round Up! How To Handle Weddings That Over-Run Mother’s Day Page Sets […]
Making Tables Mobile Friendly

Making Tables Mobile Friendly

Our developers have been working hard to make tables on your website more mobile friendly. So now all you have to do is click to edit the web page that’s hosting the table. Within the text editor, right click the table and select ‘Table Properties’. In the properties dialogue box that opens, click the ‘Advanced’ […]
15 Things You Can Do In Ten Minutes Or Less To Build Your Business

15 Things You Can Do In Ten Minutes Or Less To Build Your Business

When you run your own business you have a lot on your plate. As a photographer you are often inundated with photo shoots, bookings, editing, paperwork and providing a great client experience, not to mention having a life of your own. This leaves very little time for building the business. So here are 15 things you […]
Working With A Second Shooter

Working With A Second Shooter

Happy Monday everyone! As the first daffodils start to rear their heads we can’t help but turn our minds to spring. And what does spring mean? The start of wedding season. It has now become popular amongst wedding photographers to work with a second photographer, also known as a ‘second shooter’, at almost every wedding they […]
A Beautiful Way to Showcase your Portfolio

A Beautiful Way to Showcase your Portfolio

Our developers have been working hard on updating and improving the scrolling folio page. There are some big changes that have been implemented which will make the page more beautiful for your site visitor on desktop and mobile devices. It’s great for all portfolios especially fine art because of it’s natural panoramic aspect ratio. Of course the […]
Why You Should Share Your Images With Vendors?

Why You Should Share Your Images With Vendors?

As a wedding or event photographer, you have an amazing opportunity to use your skills and talent to help other business owners. Every business, regardless of industry or size, needs professional images. On a wedding day or at a corporate event there are dozens of vendors who have played a role. Often vendors take a few images […]
The Step-By-Step Guide To Creating Client Homework

The Step-By-Step Guide To Creating Client Homework

Often in order to have a thriving client relationship, both parties (you and your client) have to play their part. Both sides must prepare, plan and organise so that the best work can be achieved. In order to guide your clients through the process and make sure they provide all the information required, you can […]
Marketing output

Marketing output

If you have a good grasp and understanding of marketing or advertising, there is one word that has dominated debate for the last few years: CONTENT. It continues to dominate because the advance of digital communication means that there are now a multitude of ways and times to reach the consumer. This demands myriad forms […]
Mother’s Day Round Up!

Mother’s Day Round Up!

Happy Friday everyone! Over the past week we’ve been talking about how to boost your business this Mother’s Day. We’ve created this round up so that you can refer back to all the Mother’s Day blog posts in one place and catch up on any you’ve missed. Mother’s Day is only a couple of weeks […]
Add a logo to your mobile website

Add a logo to your mobile website

By default we keep the mobile friendly mode as lean and fast as possible and as a result of that the Google friendly search results have been fantastic. This was following on from the huge changes in mobile friendly search results that Google announced last year. Things have changed slightly and we have now introduced […]
3 Easy Mother’s Day Tips And Tricks!

3 Easy Mother’s Day Tips And Tricks!

We hope you are enjoying the new Mother’s Day page sets and that you feel fully prepared for the increase in bookings heading your way. We wanted to follow on with the Mother’s Day theme by including a couple of tips and techniques to maximise your offer and boost your marketing even more. Related posts: 12 Ways To […]
NEW Mother’s Day Page Set!

NEW Mother’s Day Page Set!

As we mentioned in our last blog post, Mother’s Day is only three weeks away. This means preparing our businesses for a boost in sales and bookings and a new Mother’s Day page set to check out! The new Mother’s Day page set is completely customisable so you can alter it to suit your business and […]
3 Ways To Get Your Business Ready For Mother’s Day

3 Ways To Get Your Business Ready For Mother’s Day

If you are a portrait photographer then perk your ears up and listen. I have something to tell you and it’s really important that you take it on board…Mother’s Day is only three weeks away. This means that we need to start preparing so that we can take advantage of this great opportunity to boost sales. […]
10 Quick Tips For Great Client Meetings

10 Quick Tips For Great Client Meetings

Whether you’re a photographer or a hair stylist, we all have to deal with client meetings. For many of us, this can be an uncomfortable and nerve-racking thought, especially if we are new to the industry, particularly young or simply a bit introverted. So I’ve come up with ten quick tips so you can give great client […]
Valentine’s Day Page Sets 2016!

Valentine’s Day Page Sets 2016!

It may be hard to believe but February is already here! This means that Valentine’s Day is heading towards us at speed so it’s time to get our act together. If you’ve already planned some ‘love-themed’ offers and discounts then make sure they’re clearly displayed on your website, blog and social media. Remember you can […]
One Super-Easy Way To Triple Your Inquiries

One Super-Easy Way To Triple Your Inquiries

Today I wanted to talk about one super-easy way you could triple your inquiries and provide a more positive client experience. Every email or phone call is an opportunity to provide a great client experience. However, if you are unfortunately unable to work with that client it can be hard to give an amazing impression. This […]
Setting business objectives

Setting business objectives

Setting objectives might not be top of the agenda for a photographer, but the reality of making a business work demands consistent and thought-through planning. In amongst the years studying and practising the finer points of photography, the now-second nature elements of setting up a shot, getting the best light and selecting the right exposure do […]
Go Pro And Get Unlimited Storage!

Go Pro And Get Unlimited Storage!

Hello everyone and happy Friday! We recently announced that we are now providing unlimited storage to our Pro Account members. This change was mainly designed to provide you with a secure, off-site back up system and to supply more space for your images. Having unlimited storage means that you can now archive as much of […]