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Moodboard: December Family

Moodboard: December Family

December family photos are so festive and the perfect addition to every household. Yes, the Christmas cards may have been sent by now but they are perfect images to use for Christmas thank you cards or perhaps in a new year email update.  Some of our favourite things about December family pictures is the chance to ...
7 Ways To Prepare Your Business For The New Year

7 Ways To Prepare Your Business For The New Year

It is officially the festive season and a time when most of us start to slow down and take some time for ourselves. Now is also the perfect time to start preparing our businesses for the new year. I don’t mean that you have to work every minute of Christmas (we all deserve a break ...
Moodboard: December Weddings

Moodboard: December Weddings

December weddings are stunning. They are such a unique event that really does happen only once a year, and that is why they are one of our absolute favourites. There are so many lovely details that come out in December weddings. We love the deep, dark hues that can be seen appearing here and there. ...
Theimagefile Support Over The Christmas Period

Theimagefile Support Over The Christmas Period

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Seasonal planning

Seasonal planning

The holiday periods and unique seasonal events provide moments when we as a society are on alert for ideas and opportunities to show our creativity. This often comes in the form of decorations, gifts and accessorising or reinventing things we already own. This creativity is an opportunity for photographers to provide ideas and incentivise people ...
Moodboard: December Engagements

Moodboard: December Engagements

December engagements are truly magical. We can see why they call it “the most wonderful time of the year”. There are so many engagement shoot options available to the December couple, but here are just a few of our favourite elements.  You have so many festive locations available to you because everywhere looks beautiful at ...

Congratulations to Paul Hindmarsh!

We’re thrilled to congratulate professional family, child and pet photographer Paul Hindmarsh for receiving his Associate qualification from the MPA! It’s a well-deserved achievement with some fantastic images. ” ngg_triggers_display=”never” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]   Related posts: SWPP: October Award Recognitions Should You DIY Your Website Or Hire A Designer? Congratualtions Derek Snee! Throwback Thursday – ...
Moodboard: December

Moodboard: December

It’s December! Which means that we are allowed to be officially excited for Christmas. There are so many things that we love about this month but here are just a few of our favourites.  A large portion of the country will be experiencing snow this month and regardless of whether you find it heavenly or ...
Moodboard: November Family

Moodboard: November Family

November family portraits are so wonderful and are the start of the Christmas magic for us. They are the perfect end to this month and lead up to December. The colours at this time of year are beautiful. The use of whites, greys, blacks and cool blues completely epitomise winter and perfectly complement the chilly ...
Moodboard: November Weddings

Moodboard: November Weddings

Despite often being overlooked due to the beautiful light offered by September and October, November weddings have so much to offer.  We love the fading light that November brings. It gives couples the opportunity to embrace indoor venues – from the elegance and glamour of historic houses to the rustic charm of barns. This is ...
3 Ways To Sell To Last Minute Shoppers

3 Ways To Sell To Last Minute Shoppers

Last minute shoppers contribute to a large portion of most Christmas retail sales. Although you may think that December is a time to wind down your Christmas marketing, it’s worth plugging away a little longer to capture those last minute purchases. So how do you make the most of last minute shopping?  Related posts: 3 ...

MPA: 2017-2018 Award Winners!

The MPA has recently announced their 2017-2018 award winners, and we are thrilled to congratulate a number of our members!  Related posts: SWPP: October Award Recognitions Let’s Make Some Fireworks! October Round Up! Mother’s Day Page Sets 2017! ...
Sales Plan

Sales Plan

In tandem with your marketing plan, sales plans should ideally go in hand-in-hand as much as possible. One should support the other and vice-a-versa to present a coherent path for yourself and all customers to follow. This applies to your individual photography products right through to attracting corporate customers or large-scale, long-term projects. Related posts: ...
8 Ways To Prepare Your Business For Christmas

8 Ways To Prepare Your Business For Christmas

There aren’t many weeks between now and Christmas. Hard to believe I know. Christmas is a hectic time of year for everyone – even the list-aholics amongst us. It can be tricky to keep track of everything that needs to be done, from customer orders and enquiries to all our own festive plans this season.  Well ...
Ashley Franklin: Awards and New Workshop!

Ashley Franklin: Awards and New Workshop!

We are delighted to celebrate the success of one of our members; Ashley Franklin who won Landscape Photographer of the Year and a Gold Award from the SWPP. Not only is this a massive success, but has also inspired a new workshop opportunity. Here are some words from Ashley himself:  Related posts: Should You DIY ...
Moodboard: November Engagements

Moodboard: November Engagements

November engagements are so exciting. There is a nip in the air, a definite move towards winter and the occasional twinkle of Christmas lights.  November is the perfect opportunity to embrace what most of us would consider “trickier weather” and show that it can be just as beautiful as a hot, summers day. We love ...
Partner Lab Christmas Deadlines 2017

Partner Lab Christmas Deadlines 2017

There aren’t many weeks to go before Christmas (hard to believe I know). So that your products get to your clients in time for Santa’s sleigh, we thought we’d give you a heads up about the Christmas closing dates for our partner labs. So make sure all orders are in by the following dates!  Related ...

SWPP: October Award Recognitions

The SWPP recently announced their October award winners and we are delighted to congratulate Ashley Franklin, Mel Taylor and Stephanie Williamson who received Highly Commended.  Related posts: Congratulations to Paul Hindmarsh! Should You DIY Your Website Or Hire A Designer? SWPP Convention 2018! Congratualtions Derek Snee! ...
Marketing Plan

Marketing Plan

Creating a robust and well thought out marketing plan for 2018 will particularly relevant for all businesses. Especially photographers! 2018 will undoubtedly be very challenging. The number of photographers without a marketing plan is staggering. Think of yourself not as a photographer, but as a marketer of a photographic business. Everything you do should have ...
Moodboard: November

Moodboard: November

November is here! This month is the start of, dare I say it, the lead up to Christmas. It’s hard to believe how time has flown by this year.  For us, November is the time of Bonfire night. We love the firework displays, the smell of smoke and roasting chestnuts and the glitter of sparklers. ...
4 Christmas Photo Shoot Ideas For Family Photographers

4 Christmas Photo Shoot Ideas For Family Photographers

Christmas is a prime time for family photographers to boost bookings and sales, as well as increase client numbers. Here are four Christmas photo shoot ideas that you could offer as a family or newborn photographer. Related posts: Milestones You Could Offer For Baby’s Second Year 3 Back To School Photo Shoot Ideas Preparing Your ...