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Business Of Photography 1

  • Atlanta School Of Photography 1135 Sheridan Road Northeast Atlanta, GA, 30324 United States (map)
Business of Photography 1


This is a unique opportunity for photographers to take an intense look at the possibilities of working in the business of photography. This four week class introduces you to what you need to know to take the next step in your career.

For full-time or part-time, professional photographers and emerging professional photographers, a successful photography business can be yours with an introduction to the right tools. Start with 7 steps to specific business practices necessary for the photography industry; basics of running a small business, how to charge for your photography, which contracts and forms are essential, marketing techniques, insurance, copyright and much more. This four week class also includes the widely utilized textbook, An Essential Guide to the Business of Photography by none other than Judith herself!

The seminar is led by Judith Pishnery, an experienced, highly regarded, working professional photographer. Judith’s book An Essential Guide to the Business of Photography is included. The book includes industry specific handouts, resources, and much more.

Judith will introduce you to the following topics:

  • Starting your business

    • Business structure & licenses

    • Local regulation.

  • Brand your Business

    • Define your product & services

    • Determine your market – Who is the ideal client

  • Create a Marketing Plan

    • Plan to get noticed,

    • Marketing projects & promotions

  • Focus on your Finances

    • Bookkeeping & accounting

    • Insurance

  • Price it Right

    • What’s in a price, understanding overhead

    • Your time is valuable

    • Price Lists & Packages

Create a Business Plan that sets you on a course for success!If you're interested in a possible future in photography or you need business-related skills to improve your business, this class is the perfect resource for you.

Class will be held at the same day and time each week for four weeks and lasts 1 hour and 45 minutes. (i.e. a Monday 10 AM class will be held every Monday morning for 4 weeks)  If you have any scheduling conflicts, we will try our best to accommodate, just give us a call!

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Earlier Event: September 15
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