Mastering Mini Session Photography: 5 Key Steps for Success - Jillian Goulding Photography

How to Master Mini Session Photography: 5 Key Steps for Success

Mini-session photography is an art in itself that can generate extra income and introduce you to new clients. These sessions have become a popular and lucrative trend in the photography world and for good reason! Offering clients a quick and cost-effective way to capture memories while providing photographers with an opportunity to boost their income […]



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If you’re ready to set your rates well, here are 3 tips to keep in mind.

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 I’m going to share with you the 5 secrets to capturing emotional and authentic images of your clients, no matter what. I’ve spent the last 10 years building my photography business based on these principles, and they’ve landed me shoots with celebrities and influencers who I never could’ve dreamed I’d meet.

Download it here, and learn how to start taking photos you’re truly proud of… 💫

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