The Fashion Photography Podcast

Virginia Y

Hello, photography lovers!

The Fashion Photography Podcast is the show where we talk with the top fashion photography professionals from all over the world, revealing tips and tricks on how to

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In the second part of our interview with Amer Mohamad (@shootmeamer) (Behance): - Lighting tips and tricks - How to prep before a shoot with a model - The balance between showing your face and your work on social media - Standing your ground in a difficult situation on a photo shoot Subscribe to OUR YOUTUBE Channel: https://bit.ly/YouTubeTFPP

Jul 29

39 min

In the first part of our interview with Amer Mohamad (@shootmeamer) (Behance):  - Overcoming self doubt? - What are some of the steps that you can do tomorrow to start attracting clients? - How to keep your distance on a naked photo shoot - the unwritten rules. - What to do if you want to shoot nudes, but you are not comfortable enough to ask? Subscribe to OUR YOUTUBE Channel: https://bit.ly/YouTubeTFPP

Jul 22

38 min

In the second part of our interview with Benjo Arwas (@benjoarwas) we'll continue our marketing topic. He'll tell us in details  about his big project for Models.com with new faces in some short artistic interviews Does your photography helps you to become a better director or.. if you are a good director - you'll probably be a good photographer? Subscribe to OUR YOUTUBE Channel youtube.com/c/TheFashionPhotographyPodcast

Jul 15

30 min

Do you ever wonder if your work has evolved in the past years? If you are going in a better direction especially in these difficult times? Today we are answering these questions along with Benjo Arwas OUR YOUTUBE Channel SHOW NOTES

Jun 24

40 min

In this second part of our interview with Mollie Rose and Sam Carder - we'll continue with the topic of sustainability, and also answer - Do you need an agent?Or a mentor? What you can do to make sure you are on the right track?

Jun 17

46 min

In this episode we talk to  Mollie Rose (@mollieroseuk) and Sam Carder (@sam_victor) about creating a team and maintaining a good relationship between teammates. We discuss the changes in the industry that are happening now and we predict to continue in the future… SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/sustainable-photo-shoots/

Jun 10

38 min

We are coming up with some new ideas on how to stay inspired and keep yourself busy with creative ideas!  So we are starting a new "quarantine" branch of the podcast with some live sessions! SUBSCRIBE TO THE CREATIVE PROCESS - YOUTUBE SERIES!  https://photographypodcast.net/

Apr 22

5 min

Getting the right emotion from your models and how to guide them on posing? How to create divers and challenging portfolio? How to arrange it and show it to your clients? SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/sustainable-photo-shoots/

Mar 11

38 min

Posting just for the sake of posting and waiting for the likes that are not coming can be quite stressing and frustrating at a time.  What can you do to overcome the pressure of social media and how to enjoy the process? SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/overcome-social-media-pressure/

Mar 6

13 min

In this episode of The Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Joy Wong (@joy.wong) We talk about: - Shall we give up if we can't find devoted team or there is a way around that and what have Joy come up with? - How to recognize if someone is truing to build relationships by taking advantage of you? - How to communicate with your retoucher? SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/how-to-choreograph-a-great-photo-shoot-with-joy-wong/

Mar 4

31 min

Do you often receive a NO from your potential clients? Do you know why? Here are our tips! SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/getting-past-a-clients-no/

Feb 28

10 min

We talk a lot about light in this episode with Bryan Derballa(@lovebryan)! - He shares about his light set ups - How to imitate window light? - Retouching images for and how to avoid it? SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/create-exciting-work-with-bryan-derballa-part-3/

Feb 26

23 min

In this episode of The Fashion Photography Podcast we meet with Bryan Derballa(@lovebryan) We talk about: – Newspaper photo shoots VS Magazines photo shoots - payment and profits on the long run. – Chaotic shoots how to have fun, but also achieve awesome results? – How to steal a good portrait? SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/create-exciting-work-with-bryan-derballa-part-2/

Feb 19

25 min

Philipp Baumgaertel the co-founder of CherryDeck and today we'll get to talk about the platform. How it was created and will it be useful for you as a photographer.  SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/get-exposure-with-cherrydeck/

Feb 14

41 min

In this episode of The Fashion Photography Podcast we meet with Bryan Derballa(@lovebryan)  We talk about: - Creating timeless portraits. Even when you are not really allowed to. - How do you get to shoot A list people. - Licensing. SHOW NOTES:  http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/create-exciting-work-with-bryan-derballa/

Feb 12

31 min

In this episode of The Fashion Photography Podcast we meet with Hanna Hillier (@hannahillierphotography) (YouTube) We talk about: - How to work and shoot on two different continents and what are the differences between working in UK and working in The US? - How to prepare for a really big photography project? - How to shoot celebrities? SHOW NOTES: www.photographypodcast.net

Feb 5

34 min

What's like to start in a new city and what are your best options to build your business there? How to start from the bottom and and climb your way up reaching your dreams?  SHOW NOTES: https://photographypodcast.net/

Jan 31

13 min

In this episode of The Fashion Photography Podcast we meet with Hanna Hillier (@hannahillierphotography) (YouTube) We talk about: – Photographing the most amazing model’s test? – How to get in touch with a modeling agency? – How to make a smooth transition from 9 – 5 job to a freelance career? SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/

Jan 29

34 min

In this episode of The Fashion Photography Podcast we answer your questions again ! How to establish yourself as a young photographer ? Tips on launching your website and Instagram account. How to start your fashion photography business - all the legal stuff and how to start working with brands ? Find us on Instagram: @photography_podcast SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/we-answer-your-questions-part-2/ How to analyze photos - https://photographypodcast.net/podcast/227/ Know Thyself with Benjamin Kaufmann - http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/know-thyself-with-benjamin-kaufmann/

Dec 2019

29 min

The things you need to keep in mind before shooting your next editorial, that will help you make sure your work is absolutely amazing!  SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/the-10-mistakes-that-keep-you-away-from-your-best-editorial/ Also check out: How to shoot in cold weather? https://photographypodcast.net/podcast/how-to-shoot-in-cold-weather/ How to analyze photos: https://photographypodcast.net/podcast/227/ How to get published in a fashion magazine?: https://photographypodcast.net/podcast/how-to-get-published-in-a-fashion-magazine/ How to make a mood board? https://photographypodcast.net/podcast/how-to-make-a-mood-board/ What to do if you can’t find a stylist? https://photographypodcast.net/podcast/245/ How to Start a Relationship with a Model Agency? https://photographypodcast.net/podcast/248/

Dec 2019

13 min

In today's episode we answer your questions like:  Should a client hire a photographer or a producer? Do you have the same pricing method for every client or different ones for commercial, editorial, etc.? How to keep growing? Where do you see fashion photography going in the next ten years?   And others. Find us on Instagram: @photography_podcast SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/we-answer-your-questions-part-1/

Dec 2019

23 min

In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Ann Czerny (@annczerny) and we answer the questions: How to find the right contacts of the people you want to work with? How to structure your e-mails, to make sure people will read them? How Ann build her connections in the new city she went to? SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/dig-up-the-right-contacts-with-ann-czerny/

Dec 2019

37 min

What are the questions we need to ask an editor, when they approach us for an exclusive photo shoot?  SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/how-to-prepare-for-your-first-magazine-photo-shoot/

Nov 2019

17 min

In part 2 of our interview with Frauke Fischer we talk about:  Props and how to use them on set? Shooting interesting scenarios to separate your style from everyone else's. Photographing animals in your fashion photo shoots and what are the unpredictable moments we've both had on our sets? SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/gain-real-world-experience-with-frauke-fischer-part-2/

Nov 2019

39 min

In this episode of The Fashion Photography Podcast we meet with Frauke Fischer and we talk about: How to shoot through a glass? (we dive deeper into her shoot for Harper’s bazaar Arabia) Light in beauty and how she’s prepping for her photo shoots? The starter pack for a beauty photographer – what are the necessities that you need in your camera and lighting kit? SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/gain-real-world-experience-with-frauke-fischer/

Nov 2019

39 min

You said: "I thought it would be great to get an episode that goes into more depth about contracts and licensing, since this is still such a taboo subject".  And we made a podcast about it.  SHOW NOTES: https://photographypodcast.net/podcast/photography-contracts/

Nov 2019

10 min

In this episode of The Fashion Photography Podcast we meet with Aaron Nace and we talk about: The most common mistakes people do when they retouch? The important things you need to know about Pricing your work? Are there clients for conceptual work?    SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/dreamlike-photos-with-aaron-nace/ DISCOUNT CODE FOR PHLEARN: photopod20 will give you 20% discount on the subscription.

Nov 2019

42 min

In this episode of The Fashion Photography Podcast we meet with Lan Nguyen Grealis (@lanslondon) We talk about: The legal issues Lan had to tackle to publish her books. How to create timeless pieces in a world of trends? What are the most common mistakes we do when we enter a new market and how to avoid them?  SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/how-to-create-timeless-work-with-lan-nguyen-grealis-part2/

Nov 2019

28 min

Do you catch yourself asking how to reach out to clients? Why this and that person get the great opportunities, but you don't?  Let us help you with the answers in this podcast.

Nov 2019

9 min

The most valuable lessons for Lan Nguyen Grealis and how she found her true passion.  Legal issues, intellectual property and fashion shows. Show notes: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/how-to-create-timeless-work-with-lan-nguyen-grealis/

Oct 2019

34 min

In this episode of The Fashion Photography Podcast we meet with Alex Hutchinson (@alexhutch) (YouTube) We talk about: How to create a fashion photograph in a documentary style? Can mistakes and bad habits build you as a photographer? How to talk to your clients about ideas and even explain when you don't find the client's idea fascinating? SHOW NOTES: https://photographypodcast.net

Oct 2019

34 min

Do we need a makeup artist for our very first test photo shoot with a model? We're going to answer the question today in three different ways, so that you can all have some profit from it, depending on your level. SHOW NOTES: http://photographypodcast.net/podcast/do-we-need-a-makeup-artist/

Oct 2019

10 min

In this episode of The Fashion Photography Podcast we meet with Alex Hutchinson (@alexhutch) (YouTube) We talk about: How he transferred from a desk job to a full time photographer with clients like: What's his definition on style Are there "perfect" clients? What to do to get them? How do I get published - and does it really matter? SHOW NOTES: https://photographypodcast.net

Oct 2019

38 min

In this second part of our interview in the Fashion Photography Podcast with Anita Sadowska (@sadowskaphoto) (YouTube) We talk about: What's the best thing about working and living in Bali? How to find different teams, when you are constantly traveling? How to get the best possible girls from modeling agencies when you are in a new country? How to stand up for what you deserve? What is the perfect recipe for swimwear photo shoot? SHOW NOTES

Oct 2019

49 min

You know this feeling when a client comes to you and you are not quite sure if this is the right project for you or not? Virginia will share with you her system to make sure you'll always pick the perfect project for you. SHOW NOTES

Oct 2019

8 min

In this episode of The Fashion Photography Podcast with Anita Sadowska (@sadowskaphoto) (YouTube) We talk about: Small markets and what are the pros and cons about it? The influences and their influence on the Fashion Photography market. Why they have such a big impact and what the future's gonna be like? We talk a looot about YouTube, of course. For obvious reasons. SHOW NOTES

Oct 2019

35 min

In this second part of our interview in the Fashion Photography Podcast with The Masons (@themasonsofficial) We talk about: How to lose your comfort in order to create magic. How to find and store your locations? The discomfort of the price conversation. We talk about the industry and what we'd like to see changing.  SHOW NOTES

Sep 2019

34 min

We have invited the editor and curator of Previiew to find out more about the platform and see for ourselves if it's the right outlet for your work. SHOWNOTES

Sep 2019

12 min

In this second part of our interview in the Fashion Photography Podcast with The Masons (@themasonsofficial) we talk about: How to provide your client with service instead of just images? How to build you brand as a photographer? The little efforts to provide your clients with a little bit extra to make sure they'll come back. SHOW NOTES 

Sep 2019

30 min

In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet The Masons (@themasonsofficial) They will help us to understand the licensing and how to explain it to the client? The structure of the advertising agencies and how to start working with them? How to make your first steps towards a client? SHOW NOTES 

Sep 2019

33 min

Virginia’ll share with you some points to help you in case you are wondering if you should partner up with someone close to you. SHOW NOTES

Sep 2019

11 min

In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Sheri Chiu (@sheri.chiu) She’s a Producer and Casting Director. How long it will take to a producer to arrange a shoot? What can we expect from our producer – casting/gathering team/sharing the project after its done? She will also help us to write down the about section on our websites because of all of the experience she has with writing and much more in the podcast today! SHOW NOTES 

Sep 2019

39 min

In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Sheri Chiu. How to form the right relationships in the industry? What does a producer do? How to become a producer? How to find the right producer?   SHOW NOTES 

Aug 2019

34 min

In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Michaela Ion  and  we talk about the latest Sony Alpha Female contest! SHOW NOTES

Aug 2019

23 min

In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Richard Liebowitz. He is a copyright lawyer and also a photographer. We talk about Copyrights infringement, clients breaching contracts and how to protect your images?

Aug 2019

48 min

In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Karl Taylor(@karltaylorphotography) Karl Taylor Education.    How to prepare for your assisting job? Finding and prepare for photography speaking gigs? What is your hobby when photography is your business? SHOW NOTES HERE    

Aug 2019

29 min

What to do if you did a really good photo-shoot, and no magazine wants to publish it. Why this happened and how to proceed now?   SHOW NOTES HERE   

Aug 2019

9 min

In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Karl Taylor(@karltaylorphotography) Karl Taylor Education.   How to pick the right mentor? The steps to build a sustainable photography business? Do you need a big studio and when? SHOW NOTES HERE   

Aug 2019

29 min

In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Karl Taylor(@karltaylorphotography) Karl Taylor Education. We dive deep with the stories of Karl Taylor, stunning photo shoots in Iceland, how to solve business problems and much more.  SHOW NOTES HERE   

Jul 2019

30 min

Today are giving you 5 regular and 5 pro-tips on how to prepare and shoot backstage for a fashion show.  SHOW NOTES HERE  

Jul 2019

9 min

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