Secrets to Success with Dan Kennedy

June 7, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Episode 79: Dan Kennedy In Episode 79 of the Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser chats with Dan Kennedy about his career as a photographer – both of  celebrities and for commercial enterprises – and as a mentor to photographers. Dan started his professional life as a runner for a local newspaper, taking photos of live […]

Going Viral with Regis and Kahran Bethencourt

June 1, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Episode 78: Regis and Kahran Bethencourt In Episode 78 of the Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser chats with Regis and Kahran Bethencourt about their business CreativeSoul Photography. Regis and Kahran have a beautiful partnership that is grounded in their artistic and creative passions. They built their business doing a little bit of everything, but things […]

TikTok Tips with David Suh

May 24, 2021 Artist Spotlight

Episode 77: David Suh In Episode 77 of the Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser talks with David Suh of David Suh Photography for a conversation about his wild success on TikTok. David started using TikTok just for fun while he was building his photography business these last few years. He quickly found out that through […]

Service and Connection with Lenka Jones

May 17, 2021 Artist Spotlight

  Episode 76: Lenka Jones In Episode 76 of the Portrait System Podcast, Nikki Closser speaks with Lenka Jones of Lenka Jones Portraits in the UK. Lenka shares her career evolution – from being a young movie casting agent in Slovakia to finding a niche as a wedding photographer in the UK. She also describes […]

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 […]