The Portrait Masters Awards: May 2021

May 14, 2021 Portrait Master Awards

We are so excited to announce that the second round of 2021 Awards & Accreditation is here! Be sure to check out all the updated rules, FAQs, and all the resources in one place for the Portrait Masters Awards & Accreditation Program. IMPORTANT DATES Opens: 9 am PST, Saturday, May 15th Closes: 11:59 pm PST, […]

Editing & Retouching Secrets with Pratik Naik

May 11, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Episode 75: Pratik Naik In Episode 75 of the Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser welcomes one of Sue Bryce Education’s featured instructors, the very talented Pratik Naik. In this episode, Pratik talks about his early interest in art and how he was sparked to pursue retouching by a desire to set new standards for beautiful […]

How Ines Schaefer Rebuilt Her Business In a New Country

May 3, 2021 Artist Spotlight

  Episode 74: Ines Schaefer In Episode 74 of the Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser speaks with Ines Schaefer of Ines Schaefer Portraiture. As an ex-patriot living in a mid-size Alabama town, she wanted to be sure her business was run right. Using what she learned on SBE, Ines created a successful (and legal!) portrait […]

Self-Value and Putting Yourself Out There with Sue Bryce

April 26, 2021 Podcast

  Episode 73: Sue Bryce In this Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser welcomes Sue Bryce for a conversation about self-value, confidence, and being the face of your brand.  How do you put yourself out there and why is it so challenging? Sue speaks from her own experience about how she went from being someone with […]

Talk of the Town with Jessica Malone

April 20, 2021 Artist Spotlight

  Episode 68: Jessica Malone In Episode 68 of the Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser interviews photographer Jessica Malone. Jessica lives in a small town an hour away from the closest big city. Despite that, and even during a worldwide pandemic, Jessica’s business has been thriving. By shifting her beliefs and not being afraid to […]

Top Ten SBE Videos Free This Week!

April 19, 2021 Blog

So Much to Learn for Free! Since 2015, Sue Bryce Education (SBE) has helped thousands of entrepreneurs around the world learn the steps to building a successful photography business. Sue’s educational system is the most-comprehensive photography education you can get. It’s the very best way you can go about building a photography business from home […]

Welcome to SBE Free Week!

April 19, 2021 Blog

A Welcome Note from Sue: The SBE landing page states “The Most Comprehensive Portrait Education in the World.” Over the last five years of SBE, we have been building, evolving, and developing this content, and the SBE library now hosts over 1,000 videos. It is truly remarkable. Our global community is beyond anything I have […]

Vibrant and Viral with Latesha Bryant

April 12, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Episode 67: Latesha Bryant In Episode 67 of the Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser speaks with Latesha Bryant of Herstorymaker Portraits, a photography studio with the goal of giving children of color a platform to be seen in the fashion industry. With a focus on body positivity and self-love, Latesha is giving young girls in […]

Sue Bryce Education and The Portrait Masters Join Forces with Emerald’s Photo Group to Grow Photography Education Community Globally

April 5, 2021 News

Our mission at SBE and TPM has always been to provide photographers around the world with the tools and support needed to build their brands, confidence, and income—to not only improve their businesses, but to inspire them to create their own unique path and walk towards it with certainty and conviction. Since Sue Bryce Education […]

An Incredible Journey with Mark Mann

March 29, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Episode 65: Mark Mann In Episode 65 of the Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser speaks with Mark Mann about his incredible journey from being a young furniture photographer in Glasgow, Scotland, to becoming a photographer for some of the most influential people in the world. In this engaging conversation, Mark tells Nikki all about what […]