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Need to nurture your photography business growth during the COVID-19 crisis? This post has the right steps to take and the information you need to get started.

April 16, 2020

Need to nurture your photography business growth during the COVID-19 crisis? This post has the right steps to take and the information you need to get started.

I got my creative business organized with Trello and you can, too! Here’s how to plan, organize, collaborate, and automate using Trello in your business.

November 20, 2019

When you run your own creative business, you are basically wearing all the hats and it means ding a lot of different things. Trello is a fantastic tool to keep all my projects organized . In this post, I will share how I use it to plan, organize, collaborate, and automate all the tasks for my small business.

Repurposing your content is the best way to save time and get the most out of each social media platform you use. Here are some ideas to get you started.

October 30, 2019

A coffee and a laptop next to an iPhone showing a an IGTV cover, repuroposed from IG Stories I already created.

Email marketing is one of the best ways to build a loyal client base. Here’s how to find the right hosting platform and plan stellar newsletter content.

October 22, 2019

An example of new work I might send to my clients as part as my quarterly portfolio update.

Here’s how to keep your content under control with an editorial calendar! It’s the best way to keep up with multiple web presences for your business.

October 16, 2019

Creating an editorial calendar can seem like a daunting task for a lot of photographers. Today, I am sharing how you can keep your content under control with an editorial calendar! It's the best way to keep up with multiple web presences for your small business.

Instagram marketing is a powerful tool for food and product photographers. Here’s how to consistently roll out engaging content for your brand.

October 9, 2019

Instagram marketing for photographers

Pinterest for photographers is an amazingly powerful tool. Learn how you can leverage Pinterest marketing for your photography business.

October 2, 2019

Pinterest for Photographers - Frenchly Photography

Provide an exceptional client experience while speeding up your workflow by using the 4 templates that transformed my photography business.

September 17, 2019

An elevated client experience sets you apart from the other photographers. Learn to create an impeccable experience from initial inquiry to final payment.

September 4, 2019

Are you tired of digging for the right job posting, writing endless proposals, and putting hours of research into one-time collaborations? If you aren’t, maybe you should be!  New collaborations are exciting and good for a challenge (as well as a mental break), but did you know they could be costing you more than just […]

August 22, 2019

Are you working hard to find photography clients? The world is a big, big place and it is full of food and product photographers just like you and me. It’s easy to feel like a little fish in a big pond. Sometimes you may even feel like there just aren’t enough photography clients for all […]

August 14, 2019

I’m ready for clients! Yay! But wait…where do I find them?   Don’t worry, most photographers struggle to find food photography clients at some point. You want to make money as a food photographer, so you try to master every technique under the sun. It’s easy to overlook the inevitable struggle of actually finding someone […]

August 7, 2019

You want to start a food photography business, but you’re on a tight budget? It’s possible! Let me show you the tools to get started on the cheap!

August 1, 2019

Chocolate Zucchini Bread and a cup of coffee on subway tiles

Time management for entrepreneurs is already tough as it is, but if you throw in busy mom life in the mix, it can quickly feel impossible. When I decided to take my photography business full time, my husband had just started a new job, one with opportunity but where he’d have to work overtime to […]

May 7, 2019

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An online portfolio is an essential piece for your photography business. It showcases your style and skills to potential customers. When done well, it can boost your SEO, lead to new projects, and improve your professional visibility.

April 4, 2019

Creating a Killer online portoflio - Food Photography - Frenchly Photography by Fanette Rickert

You know that last minute trip to the grocery store that really sets you back a couple of hours? Or having to reshoot client images because you didn’t have a shot list to work from?

Well, say goodbye to your old way of working and hello to the more organised version of you. You’re just going to love this checklist.

March 27, 2019

Personal branding allows photographers to create a visual identity that distinguishes them from the competition. Here’s how to get started!

March 13, 2019

Personal Branding - Frenchly Photography by Fanette Rickert

I met my husband in Thailand when we were 2 expats working as scuba diver instructors. We lived there for 7 years, and when we decided to leave, we had no savings and left with 8 boxes, 2 suitcases, 2 dive bags and 2 cats (yes, you read that right).

March 6, 2019

Best affordable lens for food photography - Frenchly Photography by Fanette Rickert

Okay, I know talking about client management systems and automation and organization in general is not very sexy for a lot of people (it is for me, but I am a bit of a geek…). But how does having more time and being able to drinks Maï Thaï on the beach sound? A lot more sexy, right? Well, this might just be what you get if you start using a Client Management System. Maybe the beach and the drink is pushing it, but I promise you that it will save A LOT of time.

February 26, 2019

Best Client Management System for your Photography business - Frenchly Photography

When I arrived in D.C.with my husband in 2012, I had no idea what I was going to do. The plan was for me to go back to “school” and for my husband to find a job that could sustain us both. But as I was trying to figure out what to go back to […]

January 16, 2019

Bright Farms - Food Photography - Frenchly Photography

Please note – some of these are affiliate links, which means I’ll make a small portion of the profit if you purchase something, at no extra cost to you! Thanks for supporting us!   I have been taking pictures for most of my adult life. But honestly, for the longest time I was just taking […]

December 22, 2018

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