Videos with a Message

You are Photographing for Women. You are selling to Women. You are Marketing to Women. Even if the Boys come into the shoot it’s predominately a Women’s ‘Shopping Market’ This is NOT a sexist statement this is a fact. It doesn’t matter if you are a Female or Male photographer you too need to know […]

Sales Contracts & Model Releases for your Business

I can’t tell you enough how important it is to know the ins and outs of the legality of your business. Rachel Brenke, or “The Lawtog” is your ultimate resource. During law school, Rachel was already doing photography on the side for her friends and family and she decided to make it a business to […]

Polyboards & V-Flats FAQ

One of the questions I am asked the most is how do I make my v-flats and polyboards for my backdrops. I have been using v-flats and polyboards as my backdrops in my studio for 26 years. I love them because they photograph beautifully, they are lightweight, and they are inexpensive to make. V-flats and […]

A Hard Thing to Hear

You are unconsciously pushing clients away when you don’t believe in your work. When you pitch your product and your price, any self-doubt you feel shows up and dissuades your buyer. In this clip from Pitch Your Work to Sell, Sue Bryce talks about discouraging sales from simply thinking pessimistically and coaches you on how […]

Nikki Closser: First Years in Business

(Nikki and I shot together on Saturday, we discussed the Mentors on creativeLIVE Startup Portrait and how a few people commented that “Yeah but, the Mentors were privileged” and NIKKI HIT THE ROOF The perception you see when you are struggling is that it’s easy for everyone else but not for you. This is the […]

Sue & the Mentors Suppliers List

Sue Bryce – Los Angeles Album Boxes and Matts Finao (USA) or Seldex (AUS) embossed box with Sue Bryce Portrait Printing in Studio Canon Pro-1 and the Epson 7900 Mounting and Framing LA Custom Framing Emily London Miller – Salt Lake City ProDPI Fuji Deep Matte 8×10 prints. $2.88 per print. t’s been hard for […]

The Reveal Wall

True Story: 12 Years ago a business coach asked me “Who is your demographic” I thought about it and answered “Female 18 – 80” he laughed, I didn’t. End of Story My demographic is female, that does not mean I do not shoot husband and sons, it just means this is my marketing demographic. That’s […]

The Red Dress Portrait / Watch Me Shoot

Welcome in to my world of Contemporary Portrait. Watch over 200 videos and have your own images critiqued for only $35 a month (you can cancel your subscription at any time) Join me here at www.suebryceeducation.com When you become a member, you’ll get access to incredible, content-rich videos that cover a huge range of topics: […]

The White Sheet

This is the Image I chose for InBedWithSue.com/education it very much speaks to the simplicity of Contemporary Glamour and she is In Bed. True story: The irony is I am not a boudoir photographer although I have always photographed people in their underwear (by request) the name InBedWithSue came from my New Zealand Studio circa […]