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Wedding Photographers – Are you prepared for the wedding season?

Apr 24th, 2018 Photography Kam Assi 3 min read

For my team the ‘wedding season’ started at the beginning of February, having been established for over 24 years I’m fortunate that these years bring in a considerable amount of recommendations continually keeping my team and I busy throughout most of the year. Of course it’s much harder to have a diary crammed full with bookings for new businesses but persevere and it will pay…

Photography courses in Bedford

Photography Courses – Bedfordshire School of Photography

Apr 20th, 2018 Photography Kam Assi 1 min read

My team and I run a number of Photography Courses from complete beginners to more advanced. The courses take place at The Bedford Academy and we are currently in the first few weeks of Course 2 which is full. There is a dedicated website which lists all of the information; bedfordshireschoolofphotography including the courses available. The courses all include Photography as well as some Photoshop and…

Lumix GH5 review

Lumix GH5 Review

Apr 16th, 2018 Photography, Reviews Kam Assi 9 min read

The Panasonic GH5 is a camera that’s new to me, although it’s been out for some time and recently been updated to the GH5s hGH5S.html it’s received a remarkable amount of publicity.       What led me to the GH5 was the Canon XC10  cameras/xc10/  which I’ve had for a couple of years, I wanted to change the XC10 for something better and more cinematic….

Wedding photographers in Bedfordshire

As wedding photographers are we all the same?

Apr 10th, 2018 Photography Kam Assi 2 min read

It’s easy to become stale in the photograpy industry, you get caught up in the same techniqes knowing that your clients are happy with the service you’ve always provided. But does the day come when it hits you that you’ve been doing the same thing for years and your competitors are doing something new and more relevant for today’s market? It’s easy to knock the…

The Photography Show NEC – Quick Review

Mar 28th, 2018 Photography, Reviews Kam Assi 8 min read

It’s been over a week since the now so time to have a quick look back on the visit I made on the Monday which was the busiest day as the weekend attendance was affected by the poor weather. I was a little apprehensive about the show as the recent show was very much a ‘Wedding Album Suppliers’ show. So even though this show at the…

Review: The Image File Do nothing and keep your customers happy

Mar 15th, 2018 Photography, Reviews Kam Assi 9 min read

Having the ability to be upload images to a dedicated website for my clients to view and purchase has been a vital part of my business since moving from film to digital in 2009  (that really makes me sound quite old!) and bearing in mind how much competition there is out there offering similar services I’ve continued to use the same company, theimagefile I have a…

Product Review – Sim Imaging – Matted Print Box

Mar 14th, 2018 Photography, Portrait Photography, Reviews Kam Assi 9 min read

With the starting this weekend this latest product release sent to me from the simimaging team has been perfectly timed. If you’re visiting the show be sure to head over to the Sim section where they’ll have this product displayed on their stand so you can get your hands all over it. Strictly speaking it’s not a brand new product I have here but an updated…

Why the wall portrait is an enduring image

Mar 7th, 2018 Photography, Portrait Photography Kam Assi 3 min read

Image source: Miss Mwac I came across the above the other day which really did make me think. I have always been a strong advocate of moving with the times, embracing new technology and taking on new ways of doing things, but sometimes, just sometimes the old ways are still the best. Having worked for a few different portrait studios during my career, I noticed…

Quick SEO Tips for your photography business

Feb 27th, 2018 Photography Kam Assi 5 min read

Until recent years it used to be possible to place a new website at the top of Google searches by simply following a set of clever tips and tricks. Sadly Google and other search engines now regularly change their algorithms to prevent this kind of manipulation. However, all is not lost as if you follow good practice when designing and promoting your website a good…