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Portrait Photography and the importance of teamwork

The best and most experienced photographers know that the success of portrait photography is down to teamwork. Over the last few years working in professional portrait photography I have learnt that the success of my endeavours is not solely down to me. It is all about teamwork: ‘a co-ordinated effort on the part of a […]

The best and most experienced photographers know that the success of portrait photography is down to teamwork. Over the last few years working in professional portrait photography I have learnt that the success of my endeavours is not solely down to me. It is all about teamwork: ‘a co-ordinated effort on the part of a […]

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A blog for all photographers {people who create memories and make people happy}

Kate Hopewell-Smith reflects on 10 years of her photography business and how she gets to give back. Over my 40 years I have learnt much about friendship and typically along the way I have experienced times of stormy seas and there has been the odd casualty. Thankfully I have emerged into calm waters and have […]

Kate Hopewell-Smith reflects on 10 years of her photography business and how she gets to give back. Over my 40 years I have learnt much about friendship and typically along the way I have experienced times of stormy seas and there has been the odd casualty. Thankfully I have emerged into calm waters and have […]

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Training byLUMIERE and #60secs2changeyourlife

Sorry, sorry, sorry for not blogging more. From the outside it must look a bit like tumbleweed across your screen. The reality from this side of the glass is quite different because as well as running my photography business I have been working on launching a new and exciting training venture. We aren’t saying much […]

Sorry, sorry, sorry for not blogging more. From the outside it must look a bit like tumbleweed across your screen. The reality from this side of the glass is quite different because as well as running my photography business I have been working on launching a new and exciting training venture. We aren’t saying much […]

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Plagiarism and Pandora’s Box

This is an article written for Creative Light Magazine and should be read after my earlier post on the subject. It took me a while to write this and get across how I feel about the issue. The issue of plagiarism in the photography community has crossed the pond and decided to knock on my […]

This is an article written for Creative Light Magazine and should be read after my earlier post on the subject. It took me a while to write this and get across how I feel about the issue. The issue of plagiarism in the photography community has crossed the pond and decided to knock on my […]

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Plagiarism, sigh.

I’m sure many of you were aware of the plagiarism ‘scandal’ that hit the US industry headlines (Doug Gordan & Jasmine Star) last year surrounding the written word. I would have thought most people would have learnt that stealing content or intellectual property is not ok – actually it’s illegal. I have been aware of […]

I’m sure many of you were aware of the plagiarism ‘scandal’ that hit the US industry headlines (Doug Gordan & Jasmine Star) last year surrounding the written word. I would have thought most people would have learnt that stealing content or intellectual property is not ok – actually it’s illegal. I have been aware of […]

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Branding for Photographers

The term ‘brand’ is one of the most misunderstood words in marketing so don’t be surprised if you struggle with the concept of branding as a business owner. What matters is that you try and understand why it is critical that you have a brand and accept that it takes investment in both time and […]

The term ‘brand’ is one of the most misunderstood words in marketing so don’t be surprised if you struggle with the concept of branding as a business owner. What matters is that you try and understand why it is critical that you have a brand and accept that it takes investment in both time and […]

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