Episode 329: New Photographer to Fully Booked in 2 Years – Anna Wright

Are you hesitant to go full-time in your photography business, because you’re struggling to book clients?

In episode 329 of the Bokeh Podcast, Anna Wright joins us to share how she was fully booked with clients in less than two years! Listen in as she shares five key ideas to succeeding in your photography business when you’re just starting out!

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Show Notes

Brand Position: Hybrid wedding and portrait photographer, specializing in capturing the beauty of now and preserving memories. (2:38)

Advice for Photographers: You cannot do this alone. (6:41)

Technique for Time: (11:33)
Learn to say no, rely on babysitters, and prioritize time with your kids by taking time off.
Bonus: Get it right in camera, utilize a CRM like Dubsado, and use your available time.

Book/Content Recommendations: (23:07)
The Magnolia Story by Chip & Joanna Gaines – bit.ly/bp-magnoliastory
168 Hours – bit.ly/bp-168hours
Goal Digger Podcast with Jenna Kutcher – podcast.jennakutcher.com

The Gear Bag: Fruit Snacks & Jolly Ranchers (30:31)

Anna’s Photography Back Story (34:05)

Key Ideas to Getting Fully Booked: (40:31)
– Make the decision not to fail.
– Understand the importance of multitasking while shooting and know how to engage with people.
– Invest in education when you’re getting started.
– Outsource the things you don’t want to focus on.
– Have a support system.

Amy & Jordan Classes – amyandjordan.com/store