Dealing with self-doubt and “Why your critics don’t count”….

I started this blog, “Sharing It Forward”, for two main reasons. To create a community of learning and a community of support for fellow artists and photographers. Part of supporting one another is having someone point out where you can make improvements and help to keep you on your journey of improving in your craft.  Anyone who has ever put their ideas “out there” will … Continue reading Dealing with self-doubt and “Why your critics don’t count”….

My interview with the Fine Art Portrait Photographers Guild…

I have had the amazing honor of being interviewed by the international artist group, the Fine Art Portrait Photographers Guild. I am this month’s spotlight artist for their online publication, “Spotlight for Inspiration”. A huge thank you to Rocio and the FAPPG for this wonderful honor! You may read the entire interview at the following … Continue reading My interview with the Fine Art Portrait Photographers Guild…

Know your competition: what I have learned about marketing photography in a flooded market…

I witnessed something yesterday on a local community page and it really got me thinking about how we, as photographers, operate. How can we be heard above the roar of a flooded market when it seems everybody is getting into photography? Someone posted on our local community Facebook page, “I’m just got engaged and I’m looking for a photographer … Continue reading Know your competition: what I have learned about marketing photography in a flooded market…