It’s sad, really, how many photographers spend hundreds or thousands of hours trying to perfect their craft… when then don’t have the first clue about how to actually make money with their craft.
This week I want to take you through the three practical pieces of your About Page that you must include if you want to attract ideal clients especially if you are setting up an online business. In the online environment, attention span is slim.
Ask for references. The best way to get to know your potential best pre wedding photographer singapore is to talk to brides who have already used them for their special day. Ask the photographers you are looking at for a few names of brides you can contact about their wedding photography experience. If the photographer declines, walk away. Any quality honest photographer will have no problem giving you a couple contacts. Because of the importance of weddings, you will find that most brides will be extremely blunt about their vendors, and you will quickly get an idea if this is the right fit for you.
Look, I understand the whole “art for art’s sake,” thing… but I have a hunch that more often than not, this is simply used as an excuse by photographers who aren’t making any money.
The first thing you need to decide is if you enjoy photography and would want to make some money from it. If it is already your hobby than you’re one quarter of the way there, all you need to do is get the right information to help your hobby make you money. Wedding photography is different from normal picture taking. You need to be in the moment with the couple, capturing every special and emotional experience. Having the skills to know what pictures to take and how to take them is essential.
A wedding planner typically has a great sense of fashion and an excellent attention to detail. They will help create a wedding that is tasteful in color, ensuring that the theme of the wedding is reflected in every aspect. From the design on the napkins, to the place settings, the flowers, wedding dress; even the wedding favors, everything should be in sync with each other and it is the job of the wedding planner to ensure that this happens.
Ask for a quotation from at least 3-4 different places. This will give you a fair idea of the ongoing rate. It will help you select a really good firm.