10 Ways to Fight for Your Digital Rights as a Photographer

10 Ways to Fight for Your Digital Rights as a Photographer

By Paul Melcher The fight for your digital rights would seem to be an uphill battle these days. Let’s face it; the rights of photographers have been badly battered. First came Google, when it won the case to publish images in its search results without paying...
Pricing – the Bottom Line Price for Professional Photographers

Pricing – the Bottom Line Price for Professional Photographers

Your Bottom Line Price Your first decision about pricing is your bottom line price. You want to decide, what is the lowest price you will charge, no matter what the usage? Generally, my bottom line price for a single usage is currently $250. On very special usages I...
Reinstall Cradoc fotoSoftware

Reinstall Cradoc fotoSoftware

One of our most asked questions is: “How do I move/reinstall my Cradoc fotoSoftware?” Here’s the quick, easy way to do that. These instructions apply to fotoBiz X and fotoQuote Pro 7 only. If you would like to move/reinstall your fotoKeyword...
Cease and Desist Notice Example

Cease and Desist Notice Example

submitted by Mark Davis I am a commercial photographer and have been for more than 20 years. I also taught photography courses at the college level for 8 years including the business of photography, using John Harrington’s book as a textbook. I recently began using...
Work Smarter Not Harder – Pricing Your Work

Work Smarter Not Harder – Pricing Your Work

by Cradoc Bagshaw If you are closing the majority of the estimates you submit, perhaps you are not charging enough and are leaving money on the table. A good gauge to determine if you are charging enough is if 20-40% of the estimates you submit don’t get...
The Importance of Image Copyright Protection

The Importance of Image Copyright Protection

Image Copyright Protection With a busy schedule, the last thing you may have time for is registering your images with the copyright office. But image copyright protection is something you might want to put at the top of your to-do list. Copyright protection for your...
Quick Advice on how to Grow Your Photography Business

Quick Advice on how to Grow Your Photography Business

Free SNAPSHOT mini tutorials for Photographers Grow your photography business! Do you want a place where you can get branding, marketing and productivity advice specifically created for pro photographers? Then check out the Snapshot tutorial series that Andrea of...
Be Successful Doing What You Love

Be Successful Doing What You Love

It’s a New Year – Time to Scale Up As we step forward into 2019, many photographers – small business owners and solopreneurs – are looking for new ways to become more productive and efficient. They’re looking for ways to run their business more effectively...
Cradoc fotoBiz X vs Blinkbid

Cradoc fotoBiz X vs Blinkbid

Are you looking for a downloadable alternative to Blinkbid online software? Now that BlinkBid has decided it will not develop its software to work on High Sierra or newer MAC OS there are more and more people who want to switch to a business software that...
Work Smarter Not Harder – Photographer Websites

Work Smarter Not Harder – Photographer Websites

by Grover Sanschagrin Here’s my theory: Photographer websites are generally built for other photographers, and not for their true customers – photo editors and photo buyers. I am in somewhat of a unique position. As a founder of both PhotoShelter and...