Cat Ford-Coates: Masterclass Profile

“At 21 I was studying photography in college. It was 1997 and I spent every last moment shooting or in the darkroom. I had no idea what I was doing and it didn’t matter, I loved it. I knew it was what I wanted to do but had no clue how I ever could. I […]

Lenka Jones: Masterclass Profile

“Last week, together with six other wonderful US photographers Saray Taylor-Roman, Michelle Taylor Jones, Ashleigh Taylor Henning, Cat Ford-Coates, Rosaura Sandoval and Marcus Hoffman, I’ve had the greatest honor and privilege to be part of Sue ‘s Masterclass. Designing and styling my dream photo shoot in Sue’s fabulous LA studio was a dream come true […]

Rosaura Sandoval: Masterclass Profile

“I feel like I’m living the American Dream. I’m a the youngest of 6 children of hard-working immigrant parents from Mexico – illegal at first but eventually they became US citizens. We grew up dirt-poor in East Los Angeles with food stamps and government assistance though our parents made it so we never went without. […]

Saray Taylor-Roman: Masterclass Profile

“Last week I turned #30again, my business started its 3rd year and I got to be part of Sue’s Masterclass. I wanted to show you what my studio looked like when I first signed a 3-year contract. The transformation didn’t happen overnight. Final details like the rug and the frame wall actually took place the […]

Working with a Non-Profit Organization to Promote Your Portrait Studio

In November of 2013 I met a couple of ladies at a women’s networking event for NAPW (National Association of Professional Women) who worked for the American Heart Association. I introduced myself, said I was a glamour portrait photographer and turns out they were looking for a new photographer to photograph the survivors gallery Go […]

Large Group Composite / Tuesday LIVE

This was without doubt one of the most fun tutorials I have done. Join me live Tuesday Dec 6th noon PST I will show you this shoot and walk you through this creative process both shooting and post production. I used the same girl in this tutorial simply for convenience but truly I cannot wait […]

Printing & Presentation by Shauna Lofy

I have finally found some beautiful packaging for the gift cards! Do a Google search for gift card boxes and you will find all sorts of options. I found two sources that carry the Platform Boxes in several color options. You can find them at Box & Wrap and Packaging Specialities. Both these companies offer […]

2017 Workshops

Here are the upcoming workshop dates for 2017: January 24-25: Twelve-Week Startup February 14-15: Master Class March 14-15: Fine Art Workshop April 10-12: Italy April 25-26: Self Development May 16-17: Personal Branding June 13-14: Photographers Over 50+

This will change the way you speak, sell, work and live

THESE 22 VIDEOS are available on this site inclusive with your membership All I know is what I see, I teach you about business but all I hear is why your personal self cannot move forward or heal or receive and yet I know it’s you writing the story. The basis of everything I teach is […]

My first year in business Kitti McMeel

My first year in business Kitti McMeel FEBRUARY 26, 2016 I asked people to give me footage for my Keynote for WPPI on how people were making the reveal wall work for them. Then Kitti dropped this story on me. I put together an Animoto for you so you too could enjoy this great story. […]