New from Amherst Media is The Sandy Pucâ€™ Guide to Childrenâ€™s Portrait Photography. The book offers a thorough understanding of what it takes to run a professional studio that caters to childrenâ€™s portrait photography.
In the book, acclaimed children’s portrait photographer Sandy Puc’ shares her own experience as a studio owner: how to design a kid-friendly studio, how to conduct a pre-session consultation with a well-trained staff member and how to use powerful marketing and selling techniques to enhance your income.
Pucâ€™ ensures that readers have at the ready the right equipment for the job, then offers strategies for enhancing the technical aspects of the shoot, from lighting, to posing, to post-capture techniques.
Other tips include how to work with parents to ensure their child is well attired for the portrait session, how to elicit great expressions from children of any age, overcome shyness, and increase the odds of gaining the young clientâ€™s cooperation.
The new book is available from Amherst Media for $35.