While taking all those photos will prove to be a blast, determining your pricing and photography packages is a more tedious aspect of the job. It is a necessity, though! You need to afford the food on your table (and those lattes…), after all. But where do you start?
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So I, as well as thousands, am a HUGE fan of yours and have to tell you that I am moving forward with a plan to go 'pro' because of you. Am I scared - HECK YES! But you have helped ease fears by reminding me we are all human, are going to make mistakes, andwhat we do from that point is the difference!" - Tamara H
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So I just finished reading your guide.. it's like you're talking my language. I feel a lot more confident in raising my prices for prints in the next few weeks!! - Natalie M
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"I really like the business guides so far. "How To Price When You're Starting Out" gave me a really good idea of how I should set up my pricing if/when I decide to start making this a profession instead of just a hobby. In general, I like that BP4U focuses on building my business successfully and not just on products for editing - though, I do enjoy those as well." -Desiree
"I really enjoyed the pricing guide. It helped me decide on how to price my packages." -Christine
“I have to say a big thank you for creating this book! I was completely lost when it came to pricing and had no idea where to start and this led me in the right direction and and did so much more I can’t thank you enough for this awesome read!” - Alixzina
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