Archives for the ‘Business of Photography’ Category

Instagram is All You Need to Promote Your Photography Business

When I first started, every professional photographer at least did the printed mailers once or twice a year, and a combination of various sourcebook advertising.  It was the go to standard, and if you had a photography rep it was mandatory. The printed mailers could be very simple, for instance a basic post card sent […]

Equipment by chris kilkus

I am frequently asked what lgihting, grip and camera equipment I use, so I thought I would share about this.  You might be surprised to learn what my preferences are! I am very far from being an equipment geek.  If something is inexpensive but does a good job, I’ll use that over an item that […]

Chris Kilkus Photography – Meet Kilkus the punk band

Check out the punk band that randomly chose Kilkus as their name: Music Video – Pattern of Self Design Music Video – A.O.C. Interview with Waffle Magazine It’s not fashion photography but music is always a close neighbor 🙂   Fashion photography rules everything around us, whether we know it, like it, or choose to […]

I want to see this movie – christopher kilkus fashion photography

Considering the crush of must-see movies that fill theaters every December, it can be hard to think past the awards season to the movies Hollywood will produce in the months that follow—but movies there will be, and we’re already jazzed for plenty of them. There’s history, action, toys coming to life, TV shows and hit […]

Cool Video- chris christopher kilkus fashion photography photographer

  Matta – Release The Freq from Kim Holm on Vimeo.   Matta Otherwise known as Andy Brookes & James Wilson, Matta joined forces in 2009 after meeting at Music College. Specialising in dance-floor orientated Bass Music, Matta have shaken up Parties and Festivals all over the world including prestigious Secret Garden Party and Maschinenfest, […]

New Branding for chris kilkus photography christopher kilkus photographer

A while back I hired Nadine Sellavato at Brand Envy to help me come up with branding for my business materials.  It’s something I had been thinking about for years…. in the past I had always done my own design, but that just wasn’t cutting it anymore.  I have decent taste but I didn’t have any training […]

Creative Director Tries To Bully Photographers Into Not Emailing Him – Post from APhototEditor

Below is an interesting developement in the Email promo debate, read about it on www.aphotoeditor.com I have never been a big fan of doing email blasts through services such as AdBase or Agency Access, but I know it still has it’s place in the business.  It just seems really impersonal to me, and creatives are […]