Entries by carolyn

Portfolio reviews- my 2024 online portfolio review schedule

It’s that time of year again when portfolio review events provide photographers a chance to get feedback on their portfolios, make updates to their content, and most importantly make valuable business connections with industry professionals who review their work. In late February, yours truly will once again be joining the review team for the Palm […]

Great marketing takes time.

“Great marketing takes time.”  Truer words were never spoken. Successful marketing is a lot like successful farming; it starts way before you see the harvest. You can’t throw some seeds in the ground today and expect the ripe fruit in your hand tomorrow. Master marketing guru, Seth Godin, laid it all out in his post […]

Portfolio Reviews get a pandemic pivot

There are two major portfolio review events happening this September. ASMP Reviews and the PSPF Portfolio Reviews. Both review events are great opportunities for photographers to connect face-to-face with those in the photo business that can help move your photography career forward. Register for one or both events ASAP as slots are limited. Both events […]

Fundraising photo exhibit lessons I learned in a pandemic

  “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are”     OK, Teddy. I will organize another fundraiser to support those who are doing good in the world. I will create anther “HOPE in the DARK” fine art photo show. This time the sub-theme of the exhibit will be “Why I’m Voting” and […]

“Marketing and Mindfulness” comes to Chicago on April 24th

After last month’s successful keynote presentation in Dubai at the Destination Wedding Planners Congress, I’m returning to Chicago to present again to the Chicago Creative Coalition. My talk is part of C3’s three-part “Re-Presenting Yourself” business education series. I will expand on the Marketing and Mindfulness talk I presented to C3 almost exactly one year […]