Category Archives: Photography and Business Tips

Business and Productivity Books | Good Reads

At the beginning of the year, I told myself I would read three books related to business and productivity.  It’s only May, and I’m done with all three! 168 Hours: You Have More Time Than You Think really changed my perspective on my time, and how to realistically evaluate how much time was used on […]

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Why is Customer Service Important in Wedding Photography?

Hi, Jacob here, and here’s another Friday with Fu (my little corner of photography and business tips).  If you missed the last one, it was about simplifying email.  This one is for clients as well as photographers and other businesses. It’s amazes me how often we receive emails like the following: Hi Esther, How are […]

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Simplifying Email | Fridays with Fu

This is the first installment of Fridays with Fu to go along with Esther’s post on the Power of Less.  It’s been a crazy few weeks getting settled into my new job!  It’s amazing how much stuff there is to do in a self owned business.  Although Esther will be the primary blogger (and good […]

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Jacob’s 365 Different People 365 Days | 4 Tips on Completing a 365

At first when Jacob mentioned the project, I flat out told him it wasn’t going to happen – like any encouraging wife would do.  ;)  I’ve attempted the 365 multiple times and I think the most I’ve gotten through the first few months, if even that.  Most people would say the same. It’s a discipline […]

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Onelight Workshop | For Photographers

Last month I had the opportunity to “model” for Zack and his students for his photo 101 class, and I was completely blown away by how he taught that I immediately went home and signed up for his OneLight Workshop. Well, guess what.  I was afraid that because everyone I talked to hyped it up so much, […]

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