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The 10 Commandments of a Successful Wedding Photographer: by Dominic Lee, AMPA 1. Never ever take a booking without a booking fee (average 10%). A deposit is refundable while a booking fee is non refundable and explain that on your booking form. 2. Never ever smoke or drink alcohol while working and always dress as if you are a guest at the wedding. If you want to dress like “an artist” then take up wildlife photography. 3. Don't give printable files without a printed album which shows what the quality is really like. Customers will use a cheap one hour photo service and

Posted on December 19, 2019 by Priory Studios in Pictures, Uncategorized, Wedding

Silly Things Customers Have Said to Photographers: by Dominic Lee and Friends Can you take people out and touch them up? (from Paul Cooper). Pointing to the 20×16 in the price list for 500 Euro, customer asks “how much is it for one? I don’t need 20!” In the middle of a family session, the Dad steps forward and hands me his own digital camera, “take one with this I’d like to email it to all our relations”. Customer: How much is it? Photog: The sitting fee is 65 Euro. Customer: Would it be any cheaper if we stand? (from Richie Gavin). I’d like a disc of high

Posted on December 19, 2019 by Priory Studios in Pictures