with Catherine Asanov
Online Class

Breaking Into the Business of Photography

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Overview

Learn how to turn your passion into your profession as photographer Catherine Asanov shares valuable insights on navigating the business side of photography. Find out how to create a brand identity that sets you apart from the competition and get Catherine’s tips for developing and promoting your signature style. Watch a portfolio review to learn how to select, format and showcase your best images to convey a versatile, cohesive style. Delve into marketing strategies for effective online and print promotions and learn how to capitalize on SEO and social media to promote your brand and attract new clients. Develop an action plan for finding clients and building lucrative long-term relationships and learn to navigate common legal and budget questions. Get the knowledge you need to jump-start your photography business today!

Details

  • intermediate
  • 8 episodes
  • 2h8m

Included in this Class

1. Getting Started
7m

1. Getting Started

Meet your instructor, style photographer Catherine Asanov, and discover the types of professional photography careers that are available. Catherine will help you determine whether you're a good fit for this line of work and preview how this class will help you unlock the business side of your brain.

2. Finding & Branding Your Style
15m

2. Finding & Branding Your Style

Catherine explains how she found her style and brand and offers tips to help you stand out in a crowd. Next, learn how to create a logo and put together a strong print portfolio. Catherine also gives you advice on building your digital portfolio and making it stand out across all platforms: laptop, tablet and mobile phone.

3. Portfolio Review
26m

3. Portfolio Review

Garner tips for putting together your own portfolio as Catherine sits down with an aspiring professional photographer to critique his work. They discuss logos and their placement, shot selection, lighting and wardrobe choices. Catherine also shows him how to curate his strongest photos to tell the story of his style and brand.

1. Getting Started

1. Getting Started

2. Finding & Branding Your Style

2. Finding & Branding Your Style

3. Portfolio Review

3. Portfolio Review

4. Marketing Your Work

4. Marketing Your Work

5. Search Engine  Optimization

5. Search Engine Optimization

6. Social Media

6. Social Media

7. Client Relations

7. Client Relations

8. Legal, Sales & Pricing

8. Legal, Sales & Pricing