Spend the Day with Angela Carson - Photographic Craftsman and Approved Photographic Instructor.
Monday, May 21, 2012 9:00am – 5:00pm at the Hartford/Windsor Marriott
It’s not easy to be a professional photographer the past few years. Angela Carson’s studio has not been immune to our current economic conditions (she is from the Detroit area). However, she has maintained a profitable studio without discounting her portraiture and still delivering the exceptional portraits her client’s deserve. Angela is coming to Connecticut to share her knowledge and motivation on how everyone can be successful regardless of the economic climate.
Angela believes that everyone possesses the power to reach deep inside themselves to discover their inner strength and succeed. She will share with you her successful techniques for making money. Angela will teach you how to use her “non traditional” forms of marketing that are inexpensive and that you can begin to use immediately to increase your studio’s bottom line.
The program will be in three sections. In the morning Angela will be discussing getting clients in your door, telephone skills, portrait consultations, pricing, sales and handling price objections. After lunch, Angela will be demonstrating a pre-natal portrait session. She will be demonstration her lighting style, how she gets proper exposure and custom color balance. After her portrait demonstration she will also show her portrait workflow.
To wrap the day up Angela will be talking about how she builds relationships with her clients that keep them happy, refering their friends and coming back to her studio again and again.
This program is for photographers both new and old. Regardless of your photographic specialty this presentation is for anyone interested in improving what they do. It’s not easy change what you do and Angela asks you to be prepared by having an open mind. If you are not interested in breaking out of your rut, reaching your full potential as business person, artist and being truly inspired; please don’t come. You will be encouraged, educated, motivated and amused as you spend an incredible day with Angela Carson.
Angela began photographing weddings 25 years ago, while learning portrait photography in her “spare time.” At the ripe old age of 25, Angela’s opened her first studio. It was small, but it was a start. Within the first year of opening her studio, Angela’s client base went from predominantly photographing weddings to almost exclusively photographing children.
Angela’s studio is in Northville, Michigan. Her studio is located in a 110-year-old Victorian home in downtown Northville. Angela photographs 125 custom portrait sessions of families, children and high school seniors, annually. Her innovative and unique portrait styles have made Angela Carson Photography a leading studio specializing in custom designed wall portraiture in the Detroit metropolitan area.
Angela is a frequent lecturer to numerous professional photographic organizations, including The Professional Photographers of America National Conventions; PPA’s Marketing and Management Conventions, The Chicks that Click Conference, Wedding and Portrait Photographers International conventions, and numerous State and local PPA affiliates and most recently at Mystic Seminars. She has had numerous photographs and articles published in The Rangefinder and The Professional Photographer magazines. Angela has also had several photographs selected for inclusion in the Professional Photographers of America’s prestigious traveling Loan Collection.