What Every Photographer Should Know About Sales Tax

Sales tax on photography services

Many photographers run their own businesses and as small business owners, it is important to be knowledgeable and current on rules and regulations, especially when it comes to taxes. Sales tax can be a tricky subject as it varies from state to state, as well as from product to product. In today’s digital age, the rules …

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In Wedding Photography, Communication is Key by Brandon + Katrina

wedding photographer questions

Brandon and Katrina Wong are an award-winning husband and wife photography team who approach each wedding with an infectious joy that shines through in each moment and every beautiful photograph. Their work has been recognized by renowned associations such as the Wedding Photojournalist Association, Fearless Photographers and the International Society of Professional Wedding Photographers, and we …

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Why I Became My Own Second Shooter by Todd Laffler

How to define your photography style

Todd Laffler began his journey in photography when he was just 17 years old, beginning with skateboarding photography and eventually delving into wedding photography. Since then, he has made quite the name for himself in the wedding photography industry and was selected as one of the Top 10 Wedding Photographers in the world by American …

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Photographer Marketing Idea: Event Cards

Marketing words for photography

I have found a reoccurring question among my Photographers lately: How can I get more people to visit my gallery from the event? It’s a great question….for example, you go to a wedding & shoot for 6 hours.  In that 6 hours you may chitchat here or there with a couple people but most of …

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DigilabsPro Photographer of the Month: Levi Stolove

Photography advertising posters

Levi Stolove:  At the age of 9 my cousin introduced me to his SLR camera and I became an avid shooter by the age of 13.  Fortunately, my high school offered photography classes and I was able to start honing my dark room skills.  This lead me to seek it as a major at Bard College …

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Barefoot Contessa Photo Adventures

Photog adventures

The BCPA tag line is “Seek your own vision, and create great photos.”  Many of their alumni go on to win awards, get juried into shows, or have solo shows. Arnie and Margo’s goal is to send photographers home with the tools to continue to grow in their art. The high percentage of returning BCPA …

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Dog Photography Tips by Photographer Jann Tenenbaum

Outdoor dog photography

All I wanted to do was to photograph dogs. After meeting so many dogs and so many dog owners, I realized that dogs bring so much to our lives. They bring us joy, friendship, compassion, comfort when we are sad or sick, appreciation and of course, they bring us unconditional love. What is better than …

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What Should Photographers Wear At Weddings?

wedding photographer dress code

As a photographer you are not bound to any outfit. However, it is important to note that you are representing a personal brand. Dress like a professional as you are the sole advertiser of a reputable business. Keep in mind that the ceremony gives you the platform to showcase your skills. The guests might interact …

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Top 10 Best Led Flame Bulb Reviews

Best led flame bulb review

Are you looking for the best way to set or bring some cool atmosphere into your rooms? Well having the right lighting creates a practically warm and friendly glow. Moreover, in case you crave for efficient and consistent candlelight looks then you are lucky. With the best-LED flame bulb, you get what you want without …

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Best Way to Name Photography Files

SEO friendly images

As a photographer you have to worry about many things, from consultations before the shoot and what happens afterwards. Consider this hypothetical scenario that could happen to any professional photographer: You were a rock star on the shoot and the client is very happy. The images look amazing and not only is the client happy, …

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