How to Gift an SBE Membership

For over a year people have been asking how to gift an SBE Membership. We just set up two links with a new feature: Monthly Membership ($35/month): Annual Membership ($299/year): You can enter your friend’s name and email — and even set the date that the gift should be delivered. Or ask your family and […]

The Portrait Masters Judges 2017

This incredible panel of international judges collectively holds over 100 years of experience in both winning and judging awards – and of course, running successful photography businesses. They are all each in their own right highly respected photographers, judges, business owners, and most importantly, people. I am lucky enough to be friends with all of […]

The New SBE Video by Ale Vidal

I’ve been working with the amazing Ale Vidal to create this video for Sue Bryce Education for a year – yes, the shots in this video have been collected over a year. I have always been drawn to Ale’s work, her eye for beauty is absolutely remarkable. I knew I wanted to work with her […]

The Portrait Masters Conference 2017

If you joined us for the Portrait Masters Conference 2017 in Palm Springs, you know what a whirlwind of a weekend it was. Every speaker exceeded my expectations ten-fold, the energy held by the attendees was electric, and each vendor who showcased their products were absolutely outstanding. I am so incredibly proud of my team […]

STUDIO TOUR: Kelly Brown

She’s one of my dearest friends. A human and photographer that I admire so greatly. She is hard-working and humble and beautiful and I share this with you wholeheartedly. Six years ago, Kelly Brown walked up to me and asked me to mentor her. What she has built since then is nothing short of amazing. Join […]

How to Shoot a Dynamic Marketing Video

Have you ever wanted to film a beautiful behind-the-scenes marketing video for your studio but have no idea where to start? I created this basic shoot-list to guide you through. I narrowed it down to a 17-shot-checklist that will leave you with beautiful footage to create a dynamic Animoto marketing video. CLICK HERE to watch […]

Printing Q&A with Canon Specialist, Arthur Van Dover

I get so many questions about printing your own work. What color profile do I use? Do I use 8bit or 16bit? Which paper should I choose? How do I avoid banding and discoloration? All of your printing questions are answered in this conversation I had with Canon Printing Specialist, Arthur Van Dover where he walks […]

Slow Motion and Moving Portraits

I’ve said it many times and I’ll say it again, video is one of the most powerful tools you can use in your business – both in marketing AND as a product for your clients. When I had Pia in the studio, I wanted to make sure I got a beautiful, hair-blowing moving portrait of her […]

New & Fabulous Scrims

When we were visiting Andrew Knowles’ studio in Dallas, I noticed he had this massive scrim that diffused the light so beautifully. They are 8×8′ feet and I instantly fell in love… so of course I instantly ordered two from Amazon for our studio in LA. They arrived today, and I am so excited to use […]

Client Testimonials

Client testimonials are the most powerful word-of-mouth marketing that you can create. It is so important that you learn how to hot seat your clients to give you amazing testimonials that you can use to market your business and spread the word. Dawn’s Testimonial My shoot with Dawn was almost 5 years ago. I filmed […]