Newborn Photography – NEW Instructional Book and Editing Videos coming soon.

newborn before and after

I’ve been quiet and busy – I’m currently back to working on photography full time, rejuvenated and happy with a better work/life balance.  I’ve been a bit quiet this past month as I have been working hard on something very exciting – a brand new Newborn Photography Instructional Book and…

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Dear New & Old Photographers – A short note

Dear NEW PHOTOGRAPHERS, I’m sorry for what the photography industry has become.  There was a time when the industry was booming in a way that you were truly paid  what you were worth.  I wish it were still the same.   While we cannot live in the past, please do…

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An open letter to Photographers – Exploitation of Children

Jodie Otte, Photographer

If this photography community were the professional company I work for, I would have written a resignation letter effective immediately Dear Photographers, I thought long and hard about writing this post.  While I really don’t want the people involved getting their narcissistic attention feed which is exactly what they want, I…

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Photographers’ Tax Accounting Bookkeeping Spreadsheet

Sale Ends March 31st, 2015!!! That scary time of year – TAXES!!!  Are you ready?   Are you looking for an easy way to keep track of your income and expenses for your photography business?  Tried Quickbooks and realize that you need a simplified option?  This is designed exclusively by…

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Call out to Past Clients/Customer Maryland Newborn Photographer

Hello all!  Are you as excited as I am for this weather to break?  With spring approaching comes spring cleaning! This is a call out to previous customers / clients of mine.  I have a lot of old hard-drives.  One of them is going in to my computer guy to…

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And here we go – Bad Reviews – Extortion

  Mohammed Abdullah <mohamadobama7@gmail.com> 5:33 AM (2 hours ago) to me Photos I am submitting some scathing reviews about your business as the quality is terrible and I think I am doing everyone a favor putting you out of business. I am using social media such as Google+, YouTube, ripoffreport…

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Wow. I’m utterly floored with the latest Photographer Scam.

I don’t even know what to say anymore.  Photographers are struggling to keep their businesses going.  Photographers spend so much time and energy working so hard, and they are hitting brick walls everywhere. Now, there’s another scam to deal with.  This one involves using religion to convince legitimacy, scare tactics,…

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