Easter Photos with Children and Farm Animals (Rabbits, Chicks, Etc.)

“What about Easter Mini Sessions?…. that’s all we are seeing everywhere….”Lots of changes taking place in the next couple months in regard to Newborn Photography.  I will be revamping websites and adding a few more sites, products, and offerings….  In the meantime, Easter is coming! While I would love to…

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Photographers – Please just quit it.

I remember for so many years, I was called negative by the photography community because I saw reality for what it was… the sinking of the photography industry.   Before I go on, let me disclaimer that absolutely, you can still enjoy life as a photographer and business owner if…

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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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Day in the Life of an On-Location Newborn Photographer

I got up this morning and thought maybe I should do a little “Day in the Life of a Newborn Photographer.”  If you follow my personal instagram, you may have already seen many of these images. I used to have commercial studios.  I maintained them for 10 years.  As you…

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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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Honest Articles for Photographers – The Mini Session Mistake

We are in full blown “busy season” for the holidays and will be able to update in a bit… but in the meantime, we have begun to publish a new series of articles called “Honest Articles”.  These articles are business articles for photographers addressing current issues and what you can…

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Support Group for photographers

I would like to open up for questions…. if any of you have a question you would like me to answer – personal, business, etc., please send me an email at jodieotte@gmail.com and I would be happy to share. I also want to open up a Facebook Group for photographers…

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