Studio Photography

Studio Photography (The Business behind the Image), reaches 50,000 professional photographers each month in all segments of the professional photography market, with over 95% listed as studio owners/management. Our editorial focus on business practices, marketing strategies, techniques and workflow, and products & services offers the reader vital business information needed to stay competitive in today's challenging professional photography market.

In the May 2006 Issue

Cover Story
The event knocked out his backup system, endangering some 100,000 stored images.
Whether it's a portrait of a person or a portrait of a car, you want to capture the essence of your subject.
They relate well to their prospective brides and grooms.
Being able to roll with the punches, and think on one's feet is a crucial personality trait.
Marketing Strategies
Traffic slows to a halt in front of our studio as drivers get a lingering view of our front window.
As a photographer, I want my portraits to be seen and enjoyed by everyone.
Products & Services
You may want to offer guests prints created onsite just for an occasion.
It just feels great; and it works great.
I was delighted with the way both cameras interpreted the constantly changing conditions.
A Peek at What's Hot and New...
Business Matters
Photographers and art buyers alike have been struggling for years to understand image usage rights.
While his portraits have a timeless quality, Vaccaro is quite aware that the negatives they were captured on do not.
Learn something about the construction before seeking the assignment.
Long before the Games began, photographers heading for Torino were preparing for the rigors of Olympics coverage.