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ASMP KC Mid-America Presents

FROM "START 2 STAR"

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From "START 2 STAR"

Finding your photography niche and purpose

An overview of what it takes to run a successful photography business.
Presented by leading K.C. Event, Performance and Theatre photographer, Bob Compton http://www.bobcomptonphotography.com

Are you ready to start your own business?

Bob will present an invaluable perspective on many of topics every freelance professional photographer faces. Each subject will be covered in more depth in a coming session.Topics include:
Branding and consistency of presentation
Building your portfolio
Marketing
Networking
Social Media
Cultivating referrals
Direct marketing and advertising
Website
Approaching Agencies
Quoting and pricing
Legal protection
Insurance
Copyright
Record Keeping
Reporting to the Government
Hiring your first employee
Workflow for success

The meat of the evening will be a primer on how to move from being a student,assisting or interning to running your own photography business. Even if you already out there, these tips could be the key to taking your photo career to the next level.

The Flea Market is known for its burgers and 42 different brews, so come early and grab a drink and a snack or dinner. This is an ideal time to get to know about ASMP KC and network with other emerging and established photographers.