I think we can all relate to this, right? You look up one day and think, “Whoa it’s been a while since I’ve gotten an inquiry,” and your mind starts to go to doomsday scenarios of never getting another inquiry and having to shut down your business entirely. Just me? Haha. Don’t panic friend. […]


August 24, 2021

What To Do When You Have No Inquiries

  We have a good one for you today. On today’s episode, I’m chatting with Lydia Stuemke about how she photographed her first birth with the goal of just paying off her camera but then decided to make it into a business, then transitioned her niche and is now full time without a huge audience […]


August 23, 2021

How to Go Full-Time with a Small Audience (with Lydia Stuemke)

    5 Quick Tips to Boost Your Social Media Presence as a Photographer Question #1: “I don’t know what to post! I get overwhelmed and then don’t do anything.” This was so me for so long! You have good intentions, you know the benefits of posting consistently, but it gets overwhelming when you don’t […]


August 17, 2021

5 Quick Tips to Boost Your Social Media Presence as a Photographer

    Oh, Instagram.   Photographers kinda have a love/hate relationship with social media in general, right? We know we should be there but there’s also all this pressure! Today, I’m going to share the 6 worst Instagram mistakes that photographers make on Instagram- from ways to use the app to get more FREE engagement […]


August 16, 2021

The 6 Worst Instagram Mistakes for Photographers

  We are in part 2 of the Mindset Series: Ways I Changed my Thinking to Hit $10k Months in My Photography business and today I want to show you how to use reflective thinking in your life for personal growth.   Here’s the thing, I’m just going to be honest. It’s a challenge for […]


August 9, 2021

Reflective Thinking is Key to Your Growth

    Hey y’all and welcome!   We just wrapped up our “Make More Money as a Photographer” Series and I’d LOVE to hear which episode was your favorite! Hit me up on IG @_thebeautyinbirth_ to let me know! We’re going to dive into a new series all about mindset called “How I Changed my […]


August 2, 2021

3 Powerful Questions for a Better Mindset to Reach $10K Months

  The head of IG, Adam Mosseri said that IG is no longer going to be just a square photo sharing app. He said people are looking to be entertained on IG. He acknowledged that TikTok is huge and YouTube is even bigger. So it’s clear to me that IG is going to be pushing […]


July 27, 2021

New Instagram Changes You Need To Know About

    What I love about paid ads is that they can very directly target your ideal client. Back in the day, advertisers would purchase a billboard or ad in the paper to reach the masses. A small % of those people would be their ideal client. But nowadays with social media and smart algorithms, […]


July 26, 2021

How to Get Started with Paid Ads in 2021

    We’ve been doing a “Make More Money with Photography Series” in the last 4 weeks and this week we’re going to dive into how to improve your money mindset. I’m still working on my money mindset y’all and I haven’t conquered anything in this regard, so I’ve put off doing this episode because […]


July 19, 2021

Simple Ways to Improve Your Money Mindset

    Typically, once a week or a couple times a month, I make a post on Instagram that is explaining a recent podcast episode and I’ll ask you guys to type something in the comments if you want me to send you the link. There’s a few reasons that I do this (and I’m […]


July 13, 2021

Quick Tip Tuesday: Instagram DMs

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