For those intending to go into the wedding photography business, pro photographer David Ziser has a useful post on his blog outlining what it takes to build a portfolio and effectively present it. Even if you donâ€™t wish to cash in on your talent for taking photographs, there are bits here that can be useful to your hobby while learning how the pros do it.
In Part 1 of his Wedding Business Series, David describes the 11 ways to better portfolio development and presentation.
â€œA lot of these ideas come from my own 30 year studio experience and we still incorporate many of these practices in my business today,â€ David says.
Tip #1: Give it away for free. You accomplish two things here â€“ the complimentary session is a great incentive for the client to book with you and at the same time you get fresh samples of your workâ€¦
[Via: David Ziser Blog]