MAKE MONEY WITH A FLASH PRINT SALE

MAKE MONEY WITH A FLASH PRINT SALE

Every black Friday we launch an online sale via my online gallery, ShootProof. My phone doesn’t stop all day, with PayPal notifications for print sales from weddings I had shot this year. This passive income takes minimal effort as you’ve already done the...
Tips for Driving Traffic To Your Online Gallery

Tips for Driving Traffic To Your Online Gallery

Following on from my last blog post on how to supercharge sales from your online gallery, I share a few tips on how we drive traffic to our ShootProof gallery. After the shoot we share the gallery with the couple and explain to them how to share with the friends and...
SUPERCHARGE YOUR WEDDING PRINT SALES

SUPERCHARGE YOUR WEDDING PRINT SALES

Print sales are dead! Have you ever felt like that? Years ago print sales were a steady income generator for wedding photographers, but many of you have shared that your print sales are virtually non-existent these days. Yet with that said, over the last few years...
GET EXCLUSIVE ACCESS ON PATREON

GET EXCLUSIVE ACCESS ON PATREON

I’ve just launched on Patreon! If you’re not familiar with the platform, it’s a way to get access to creators you support. It will give you direct access to me and my team and you’ll have a back stage pass to the strategies we’re using to...
Black Friday Sale!

Black Friday Sale!

Our 2017 Black Friday Sale is here! We’re giving you guys 50% off classes and mentoring, if there’s a class you’ve been considering, now is the perfect time to buy. We’ve rounded up the best deals this Black Friday from some of our partners....
2018 Fine Art Wedding Workshop

2018 Fine Art Wedding Workshop

Excited to announce the dates for our 2018 Fine Art Wedding Workshop!   Taking place on 14th and 15th of March, the two day educational experience will include styled wedding and engagement shoots, and we’ll dedicate time to post-production and business. You’ll...
Showit United Conference / Phoenix, Arizona

Showit United Conference / Phoenix, Arizona

This month the Engage team flew state-side for Showit’s United Conference. The three days were packed full of impactful learning on everything from building your brand to understanding your customer lifecycle, to balancing your work and family life. We were...
Why Choose Video To Promote Your Business

Why Choose Video To Promote Your Business

Delivering relevant content to your target audience is a daunting task, regardless of your brand. Even established firms can sometimes have trouble reaching to their target audience as marketing today is a combination of factors that requires a special mix of...
LAUNCH OF 2017 5DAYDEAL

LAUNCH OF 2017 5DAYDEAL

Last year we took part in the 5DayDeal. The bundle is a once-in-a-lifetime collection of resources is for every level and genre of photography — there’s something awesome for everyone. Grow your skills and hone your passion while saving time and money! In addition the...
VIEW DONAL’S GEAR ON KIT

VIEW DONAL’S GEAR ON KIT

I recently learnt about a cool way to share the Kit I use. KIT.COM enables you to share the gear you use with others. When people click on the links it will take them to the product page and this affiliate link can generate a revenue for creators if you go on to buy...
Engage Wins Two Gongs At The Irish Blog Awards

Engage Wins Two Gongs At The Irish Blog Awards

We triumphed at the Irish Blog Awards las night picking up Best Corporate Educational and Science Blog and Best Photography Blog. Launched in January 2015, Engage Live streams photography classes live online and offers the recordings as paid for educational content to...
Sim Imaging Open Day In Derry

Sim Imaging Open Day In Derry

We’re hosting an Open Day for Sim Imaging at our studio in Derry on Tuesday 10th October 2017 2pm – 5pm. Come and see their products and pick up a 25% off Sim Imaging voucher! Speak to Donal who will be on hand to answer any business or photography...
THE UNITED HUG TEAM

THE UNITED HUG TEAM

We’re gearing up for the Showit United conference next month in Phoenix, Arizona. The Engage team will be filming the breakout sessions of some of the best speakers in the industry and we’ll let you know how you can access those after the event. To get you...
The Engage Show in association with The Guild of Photographers

The Engage Show in association with The Guild of Photographers

A brand new photo show is coming your way! We’ve teamed up with the guys at The Guild of Photographers to produce a monthly photography show. We’ll be discussing news and events within the Guild, as well as reviewing bits of technology and doing features...
Launch of Educational Programme for Guild of Photographers

Launch of Educational Programme for Guild of Photographers

We’re excited to launch a new educational programme for the Guild of Photographers. Once a month we’ll share some educational content from upcoming classes and from the archive which will be exclusive to members of the Guild. Following on from the...
Never Before Seen 80s Rock and Roll Photographs

Never Before Seen 80s Rock and Roll Photographs

Julian Stone has collected over 10,000 images of 80s musical legends through his career as an outlaw Rock & Roll photographer. So far, these images have remained private. Until now. The very best of these images have been selected for a one-of-a-kind coffee table...
Freedom Edits To Empower Photographers with Online Education

Freedom Edits To Empower Photographers with Online Education

We’re excited to announce that personalised editing, culling and bespoke album design company, Freedom Edits have partnered with Engage Live to produce educational content for photographers. The online courses will be aimed at helping photographers to build the...
How To Launch a Photo Booth Business

How To Launch a Photo Booth Business

Ever wondered about adding a photo booth to your product offering? At Donal Doherty Photography we launched a new photo booth service, Roxbury Booth in 2016. It proved to be a fun addition to the business, it’s an easy add on and a way we can look after our existing...
Get Found in Google – SEO for Photographers

Get Found in Google – SEO for Photographers

Having an all singing, all-dancing website is important, but if no one can find you online what’s the point? You must have a site that not only scores big on usability, and which looks gorgeous, but one that performs well in Search Engine Results (SER). This relates...
The Value of Pay Per Click

The Value of Pay Per Click

If you know your films then you’ll certainly be familiar with the phrase ‘build it and they will come,’ but while this might describe your own particular field of dreams, it certainly doesn’t apply to your website. In my previous career as a marketing consultant I...
HOW MENTORING IMPACTED MY BUSINESS

HOW MENTORING IMPACTED MY BUSINESS

We recently caught up with Michael Love from Michael Love Photography about his experience being mentored by Donal Doherty. This week only we’re offering 50% off mentoring. Click here to learn...
Attract Your Dream Client With Your Website

Attract Your Dream Client With Your Website

Your website is the lynchpin around which your marketing revolves, and for photographers it is our shop window to the world. Jasmine Star calls it your handshake, or the most professional version of you, so where do you start to craft this online hub for you business?...
5 Equipment Essentials for a Beginner Vlogger

5 Equipment Essentials for a Beginner Vlogger

Vlogging’s popularity has increased massively recently, with a number of people creating their own YouTube channels and uploading videos that document their everyday lives, with the goal of becoming the next YouTube sensation. It seems like everyone is doing it,...
Meet The Interns

Meet The Interns

Three new interns have joined us for the summer months, each with a similar interest in videography, but offering different qualities and skills to Engage Live HQ. In this blog post each of the new interns give thoughts and tips about video and marketing from a...
4 Reasons Why Vlogging Helps Your Business

4 Reasons Why Vlogging Helps Your Business

Vlogging is an incredible way to reach audiences and to engage them in ways not possible through text and images alone. With video accounting for 69% of all consumer internet traffic, it’s no surprise then that many businesses are vlogging to grow their business...
Studio Tour

Studio Tour

Excited to share a little look at ENGAGE HQ found in the heart of the city in Derry~Londonderry! Office Tour from Donal Doherty on...