Episode 239: How to Become a Hybrid Shooter – Julianna J

In an age where video is becoming more and more popular, have you considered what hybrid shooting could do for your photography business?

In episode 239 of the Bokeh Podcast, Julianna J discusses the opportunities that videography can offer for your clients and your business. Listen in as she shares the challenges and rewards that come with learning video, along with how you can get started in videography!

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Show Notes

Technique for Time: Outsourcing editing to Photographer’s Edit

Staying Focused: Create a morning routine.

Book Recommendations:
The 4 Hour Work Week: bit.ly/bp-4hr
Reawaken the Giant Within: bit.ly/bp-reawaken

Book Summary Companies:

The Gear Bag: Compact Sony RX105

Challenges of Adding Video to Your Workflow:
1. Understanding Your Gear for Video (Frame Rates and Basic Terminology)
2. How to Make a Switch in a Timely Fashion
3. Understand the Workflow for Post-Production

Rewards from Shooting Video:
1. You’re Offering Something Different and You Stand Out
2. Making More Money from the Same Event
3. Developing a New Skill for the Marketing Future

Moving in the Direction of Video:
1. Do Not Charge Until You Are Confident – Practice, Practice, Practice with Your Existing Customers
2. Get an Organized System for Handling and Naming Files