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Everything You Need To Know from Niching to Evolving Your Brand Think back to middle school. Can you remember how you felt? Whether you struggled with fitting in or with wanting to stand out, those pre-teen years are infamous for identity searching (see: embarrassingly trying to do everything we can to look cool.) Why? Because […]

Defining (or REdefining) Your Personal Brand Identity:

November 19, 2021

Choosing between a Brand Photographer and a Portrait Photographer (Who Also Does Branding)? Read This First. At some point in this entrepreneurship journey, you realized that you needed to show your face more. Word on the street is it’s crucial for building that like/know/trust factor that gets paying clients in the door. Now every other […]

Brand Photographer or a Portrait Photographer?

A woman pots a plant in soil as she sits on the floor at her Austin Brand Photoshoot.

October 25, 2021

When you avoid the common mistakes I see in brand photography time and time again, you help positively position yourself and you stand out from the crowd. Brand photography is an essential part of your business, so take the time to give your photoshoot the thought and care it deserves. Whether you’re preparing to work […]

Common Brand Photography Mistakes to Avoid

common brand photography mistakes to avoid

September 8, 2021

I work with business owners to help them enrich their online presence with personal brand photography and from time to time, potential clients will ask me: What do you think about using Stock Photography to hold me over for awhile? I have some opinions on the matter of opting for stock imagery over personal brand […]

Can Stock Images Compete with Personal Brand Photography?

August 3, 2021

For her personal brand session, we incorporated her love for plants and floral elements and her beloved brand “mascot”, her dog, Yoda, into her brand photography session. Heather is a bright and quirky person so her photos needed to reflect that. We wanted her session to be creative and personal and to show her heart for animals, her love for the environment, and how these things influence her beauty standards and approach to her services.

Austin Brand Photos for Cruelty-Free Beauty Brand

June 1, 2021

Your brand photos are not only about you.

Branding photography is a chance for us to communicate with the people we want to be reaching. To speak directly to them.

But you don’t want to speak to everyone. If you’re speaking to everyone, you’re reaching no one.

Your Brand Photos are Not Just About You | Austin Brand Photographer

March 2, 2021

How do you make the most of your Austin brand photoshoot so that it’s a reflection of your spirit and isn’t the same thing you see time and time again?

Show Up Fully | Austin TX Personal Branding Photography

February 3, 2021

Since Jennifer had been through the process with me once before, she had even more clarity this second time around. Her business has been evolving. Her confidence growing. This time, she was ready to embrace her personal style more… embrace Austin more… and show up even better.

As your business evolves, so do you, and so should your personal branding photos.

The Value of Personal Brand Photos | Downtown Austin | Austin Branding Photography

December 7, 2020

Is it time? When are you ready to book your own personal branding photoshoot?

Read the >>> 10 Signs you’re ready to hire a personal brand photographer for your business.

When Should You Invest in Brand Photography?

December 2, 2020

If you’re wondering whether to photograph your personal branding photos on location or in my Austin studio, my typical response is usually…

“Well, it depends.”

Read the pros and cons of shooting on-location and see some more from this amazing Austin Branding Boardwalk Session.

Where to Take Your Austin Brand Photos

September 29, 2020