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Mini-Sessions - Hooray or No Way?

It's fall session time, and with this comes the uptick of "mini sessions." Listen to tips on making your mini sessions profitable this season without breaking the bank or your bank. Listen in to host Jorge Rodriguez provides you with some simple but effective tips to help you increase your profits and meet your client demand during this fall photo season.

Host: Jorge Rodriguez @imagesbyjrod.tx

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Finding the perfect Quinceañera dress

Minisode – This episode is a voiceover to our blog, “Finding the perfect Quinceañera dress.”



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Life Through the Lens: Capturing Memories

with Rafael & Veronica Badillo

In this episode, we have the pleasure of interviewing Rafael & Veronica Badillo, a talented husband and wife team based out of Dallas, TX. who have made a name for themselves in the world of wedding photography. They share with us their inspiring journey on how they started their wedding photography business, from humble beginnings to owning their own studio.

Rafael & Veronica talk about their love for capturing the special moments that make up a couple's big day and how their passion for photography led them down the path of becoming successful wedding photographers. They also discuss how they've evolved as photographers over time and their commitment to always improving their craft. We also get to learn about their experience with IPS (in-person sales) and how it has transformed their business. They explain the benefits of offering this service to clients and how it has helped them provide a more personalized experience for their clients.

Throughout the episode, Rafael & Veronica share valuable insights and tips for aspiring wedding photographers, including how to build a strong brand and network, and how to establish a successful business in a competitive industry. Join us for an inspiring and informative conversation with this talented husband and wife team, as they give us a glimpse into the world of wedding photography.


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From Passion to Profession: A conversation with wedding photographer Roldan Rivas

Welcome to this episode of our podcast, where we sit down with the talented Roldan Rivas, a renowned wedding photographer with years of experience capturing the magic of love through his lens. In this episode, Roldan takes us through his fascinating career as a wedding and quinceañeras photographer, sharing how he stumbled upon his passion for photography and what inspired him to specialize in wedding photography.

Roldan gives us a peek into his world as he shares his client workflow and prepares for the shoot to post-processing and deliver the final product. He also reveals some of the challenges he has faced along the way and how he has overcome them and offers practical tips and insights for aspiring photographers who want to break into the industry.

But most of all, Roldan's passion for his craft shines through as he talks about the joy he gets from capturing the unique and unforgettable moments of his client's special day. He shares what he loves most about being a photographer and his satisfaction from creating timeless memories that his clients will cherish for years.

Join us as we dive into the world of wedding photography with Roldan Rivas and gain valuable insights and inspiration for your photography journey.

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Dealing with taxes as a photographer or videographer entrepreneur

Welcome to the show! Today, we're talking about the world of income tax as a photographer/videographer. If you're a photographer/videographer, you must be aware of the tax laws and regulations that apply to your profession. In this episode, Tax specialist Nadia Rodriguez,CPA walks us through how photography/videography businesses can plan and strategize to comply with tax laws and strategize for tax minimization. Listen in as we'll discuss the basics of the deductibility of expenses and tips on preparing yourself and your business. Nadia breaks down what steps you need to know when taking your side hustle to full-time entrepreneurship. From how you pay yourself and what you need to know when opening a business account, tips for Independent contractors, tax deductions, and tax strategies

Tax season can be stressful, but with the right preparation and understanding, it can also be a manageable part of your business. By staying informed, keeping accurate records, and working with a professional, you can ensure that you take advantage of all the deductions and credits available to you and minimize your tax liability.

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Intro to The Shutter Hustle Podcast

Welcome to The Shutter Hustle Podcast. A podcast show that will talk about anything and everything photography or videography related. From tech and gear talk, wedding and event photography business, And being an entrepreneur in a competitive industry. We'll have guest photographers and videographers speak about their business journey and provide insight into what works and helps their businesses grow and thrive. Follow us on the journey!