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...
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...
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...
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...
Guild Negotiates Cloud Back-up for Members

Guild Negotiates Cloud Back-up for Members

One of the greatest issues image-makers face is the storage and archival of digital files. We’ve all heard those horror stories of hard-drives failing and of people losing valuable data. Coupled with this is the growing prevalence of ‘the cloud’ and...
Copyright for Photographers

Copyright for Photographers

We’ve teamed up with Mervyn Smyth from Belfast Exposed to bring you a masterclass in Copyright for Photographers. Check out the trailer below for this must watch...
Engage Wins Best Photography Blog

Engage Wins Best Photography Blog

Engage won the Gold Award for Best Photography Blog at the Blog Awards Ireland last week! Taking home silver for Photography Blog of the Year and Gold for Best Corporate Educational and Science Blog last year, a dedication to interesting and inspiring content for...
See You At Photovision Photography Roadshow In Dublin September 6

See You At Photovision Photography Roadshow In Dublin September 6

Photovision Roadshow Dublin When: Tuesday, September 6 Where: Croke Park Stadium, Hogan Suite, Jones’s Road, Dublin 3 What Time: Trade show 11.00am – 5.00pm – Seminars Start 10.00am Now in its 12th year, Photovision Roadshow takes over Croke Park in Dublin...
How To Utilise Hashtags To Grow Your Instagram Community

How To Utilise Hashtags To Grow Your Instagram Community

Instagram is the social media platforms that photographers have been crying out for. Dedicated to imagery, it provides a platform to showcase your work, and if you know how to use it properly, it can get you work also. Food photographer and Engage Live trainer Bea...
Summer Sale, Celebrate! All Online Classes Now 30% Off

Summer Sale, Celebrate! All Online Classes Now 30% Off

It’s officially summer, and to celebrate we’ve slashed all of our online classes by a sunny 30%. Take advantage of the light on the longest day of the year and get out and about with your cameras, after having learned a wealth of new skills with Engage...
UNITED CONFERENCE 2016

UNITED CONFERENCE 2016

This November our CEO, Donal Doherty will speak at the Showit United Conference in Arizona. United is a conference for people-loving photographers and creatives seeking to build their businesses through continual learning, community interaction, and lots of hugs....
Simple Wedding Day Strategies To Capture Every Moment

Simple Wedding Day Strategies To Capture Every Moment

Has this ever happened to you: you work with the couple before the wedding day to perfect the timeline, and then, when the big day arrives, everything runs late? From hair and makeup falling behind, to an unplanned rainstorm, there are many variables that can go wrong...
Using Live Video As A Marketing Tool For Photographers

Using Live Video As A Marketing Tool For Photographers

Small businesses have many options when it comes to marketing. The most popular choices tend to centre on posting a picture and status on the more immediate social media channels like Facebook or Twitter, and maybe a longer post on a blog. As technology and...