Photofocus Podcast

Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level.

Today, we chat with Don Prentice, co-founder of Phototexting.com! We discuss how relationship building relates to every photographer's business, and the ways communication is changing.

Other topics include:

  • Don's history and experience in the industry
  •  Why texting is so important for photographers as they communicate with their clients
  •  Interesting stats that offer insights into how people communicate
  • How photographers can easily begin using a toll-free number in their business
  • How PhotoTexting's Senior Rep Program can help photographers get more senior high school clients
  • The design and ease of setting up Phototexting, as well as their concierge service.
  • The many ways Phototexting's tools can help photographers easily and automatically keep in touch with their clients
  • Advice for photographers just starting out

Learn more about PhotoTexting.com here.

You can be the next guest on our podcast

Do you have an idea for a topic or want to hear from your favorite photographer or influencer in our industry? Send an email to skip@mei500.com or chamira@photofocus.com, with the subject line BEYOND TECHNIQUE IDEA. Then write a brief description of your topic or idea. If you are recommending someone, please include their name, contact information and state if you would like to be a guest host.

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Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives.

Today, we chat with award-winning photographer Rick Sammon. He is one of the most active photographers on the planet – dividing his time between creating images, leading photo workshops, and making personal appearances. Join us as we discuss practical tips any photographer can use!

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Topics include:

  • How Rick got started as a photographer
  • The value of photography
  • How imagery and writing go hand in hand
  • The discipline involved in writing a book
  • The value of exploring different niches in photography, and how that can help your work
  • Advice for photographers just starting out

Rick can be found at:

Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section. We do our best to answer all questions in a timely manner.

Check out Rick's new book: Photo Therapy Motivation and Wisdom

Rick Sammon

You can be the next guest on our podcast

Do you have an idea for a topic or want to hear from your favorite photographer or influencer in our industry? Send an email to skip@mei500.com or chamira@photofocus.com, with the subject line MIND YOUR OWN BUSINESS IDEA. Then write a brief description of your topic or idea. If you are recommending someone, please include their name, contact information and state if you would like to be a guest host.

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My guest is a California based educator, motivational speaker and peacebuilder working to change the causes of social conflict. Over the last fifteen years, he has managed field programs in the Middle East and Latin America, led advocacy initiatives in Washington, crewed on film productions, and taught Peace Studies for college students. He makes content to share things he's passionate about and to connect with others who want to use their talents to make the world better.

Please welcome John Filson

Topics include; John's background and filmmaking, being supporters, not rescuers, tips on how we can help local people become the owners and creators of their own change on their own terms, strategies to deal with conflict, local projects we need more of and tips we can use to get our message out to help involve world change

Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section. We do our best to answer all questions in a timely manner.

You can be the next guest on our podcast

Do you have an idea for a topic or want to hear from your favorite photographer or influencer in our industry? Send an email to Vanelli at v@photofocus.com with the subject line of INFOCUS INTERVIEW IDEA. Then write a brief description of your topic or idea. If you are recommending someone, please include their name, contact information and state if you would like to be a guest host.

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