Rise to the Challenge with Kate Styles

July 29, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Clubhouse Conversation: Kate Styles In the latest episode of the Portrait System Podcast: Clubhouse Edition, Kevin Conde and Ashleigh Taylor chat with Kate Styles of Kate Styles Photography about the tremendous growth her business has undergone in the last two years. Kate took a big leap and a huge risk when she moved her business […]

Make Photography Your Life with Kelley Norcia

July 27, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Episode 86: Kelley Norcia In Episode 86 of the Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser invites Kelley Norcia of Kelley Norcia Photography for a conversation about how she achieved her goal of leaving 17 years of teaching to go full-time into photography. This conversation is so celebratory because 5 years ago Kelley signed up for some […]

HMUA Match Made in Heaven with Bri Orozco

July 22, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Clubhouse Conversation: Bri Orozco In the latest episode of the Portrait System Podcast: Clubhouse Edition, Kevin Conde and Ashleigh Taylor chat with hairstylist and makeup artist Bri Orozco. Bri has been hair and makeup assistant (HMUA) to Sue Bryce for many years. In that time, many SBE members have watched their synergistic teamwork with awe, […]

Believe and Receive with Sue Bryce

July 19, 2021 Blog

Episode 85: Sue Bryce In this Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser welcomes Sue Bryce for a conversation about mindset and manifestation. You asked for Sue to bring the woo, and she does not disappoint in this inspiring conversation about how focusing in on what you truly desire helps you clear the path for it to […]

Make Your Systems Hum with Leandra Brown

July 16, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Clubhouse Conversation: Leandra Brown In the latest episode of the Portrait System Podcast: Clubhouse Edition, Kevin Conde and Ashleigh Taylor chat with Leandra Brown of Leandra Brown Photography in Washington D.C. about how to implement systems that make your business hum. Leandra is so organized in her business and so articulate in explaining that organization. […]

Saved by Photography with Zaakirah Muhammad

July 12, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Episode 84: Zaakirah Muhammad In Episode 84 of the Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser invites Zaakirah Muhammad of Phocused Media Group for a chat about the pivotal role photography has played in her life. When Zaakirah was just an infant, her mother was able to capture the image of a rare cancer in her eye. […]

Make Big Money with Felicia Reed

July 8, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Clubhouse Conversation: Felicia Reed In the latest episode of the Portrait System Podcast: Clubhouse Edition, Kevin Conde and Ashleigh Taylor chat with Felicia Reed of Felicia Reed Photography in Austin, TX. Felicia has grown her business tremendously this past year. Last year at this time, she made $6,000 in a month, whereas this year, she […]

Achieving High-Value Sales with Carrie Roseman

July 6, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Episode 84: Carrie Roseman In Episode 84 of the Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser speaks with Carrie Roseman of Carrie Roseman Studios. Carrie focuses on boudoir, beauty, and branding photography. She considers herself an artist first and a business person second. Learning how to value herself – inside and out – and how to ask […]

The Power of Healthful Balance with Matt Stagliano

July 1, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Clubhouse Conversation: Matt Stagliano In the latest episode of the Portrait System Podcast: Clubhouse Edition, Kevin Conde and Ashleigh Taylor chat with Matt Stagliano of Stonetree Creative about mental health and business. Believe it or not, this confident and successful businessman has had a long struggle with body image and self-value. In this conversation, Matt […]

Scroll-Stopping Creativity with Bryce Chapman

June 29, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Episode 82: Bryce Chapman In Episode 82 of the Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser chats with Bryce Chapman, an editorial and commercial photographer based in North Carolina. Bryce is an amazing artist who creates unique conceptual pictures that will definitely make you stop scrolling. During this episode, he takes us through his journey and tells […]