The Fashion Photography Podcast

The Fashion Photography Podcast

By Virginia Y
Hello, photography lovers!

The Fashion Photography Podcast is the show where we talk with the top fashion photography professionals from all over the world, revealing tips and tricks on how to spark your creativity and jump start your career.
Each week, we work really hard to bring you top-notch content and meet you with amazing guests. Our mission is not only to educate but also to inspire the new generation of fashion photography artists and grow as an amazing community-together.
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How to get published in a fashion magazine?
Pitching your editorial to magazine. What are the steps to find the right contacts of the right people? How to get your work into a magazine? The difference between on-line and printed magazines and what are the pros and cons.   SHOW NOTES HERE  
15:40
July 12, 2019
Retouch like a Rockstar with Luca Szalmas - Part 2
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Luca Szalmas (@lucaszalmas).     Retouching trends - is there such thing? Should you stick to a natural look or no retouching? How far can we go when retouching older people? Where can you go wrong when retouching an image and how can we make our images look better? How to improve skin color? Black and white photos and should your approach them differently? Does the brand of a camera matters for retouchers? Do you need to know about anatomy when editing photos? What is a good return period? Should you do your quotes for retouching per time or per photo? SHOW NOTES HERE 
24:32
July 10, 2019
Retouch like a Rockstar with Luca Szalmas
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Luca Szalmas (@lucaszalmas).     How to make the transition from photography to retouching? How to improve your retouching skills? Can you work remotely without meeting your clients? How to market yourself? How to approach retouchers as a photographer the right way? Should you do collaborations? Sticking to one retoucher and why it's good for you? SHOW NOTES HERE  
23:25
July 3, 2019
Keep your work fresh
Your work can use a little bit more spice? You realize it's time for a change, but you don't know where to start? How to find inspiration and keep your photos fresh and amazing? Take a look at the SHOW NOTES HERE  
13:32
June 28, 2019
Define your goals with Daniel Matallana
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Daniel Matallana (@matallanastudios).    What would you do if you have to start your career as a fashion photographer today? What about the rapid changes in the industry? And how instead of quality nowadays we have to deliver quantity.  SHOW NOTES HERE  
44:50
June 26, 2019
Creating images with soul with Sebastian Sabal-Bruce - Part 2
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Sebastian Sabal-Bruce (@sebastiansabalbruce).   We talk about mentoring and all the benefits you can get from it. How to guide your model? Creating a book and all the little difficulties connected to this process.    SHOW NOTES HERE    
27:11
June 19, 2019
The value of RAW files
Why everyone says you should not give your RAW files? What are Virginia's reasons not to do it and how you can get out of the uncomfortable situation when a client asks for them?  Take a look at the SHOW NOTES HERE 
08:35
June 14, 2019
Creating images with soul with Sebastian Sabal-Bruce
 In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Sebastian Sabal-Bruce (@sebastiansabalbruce).  He's been all over the world, working in Paris, Brazil and now - New York. He'll tell us about his journey and why he decided to move and what were the obstacles he had to handle during this process. What's the most important lesson he's learned so far and I really believe this advice can be a great lesson to all of us. Why he had to start his portfolio all over again after moving to the US? SHOW NOTES HERE 
22:03
June 12, 2019
Sarah Brown - The one light kind of girl - Part 2
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet  Sarah Brown(@sarahbrownphoto). Some of the topics in this podcast: Handling bad situations and Sarah and Virginia's real stories... How to pick the right MUA? Keeping the good vibes during a shoot.   Home studios, practicing light and battling creative blocks.    SHOW NOTES HERE  
27:53
June 5, 2019
When to submit your first editorial
It can be really hard to understand if your work is good enough for a magazine   when you are new to the fashion photography business,   so today we are answering the question "When is the moment to submit your first editorial to a magazine".  SHOW NOTES HERE 
08:56
May 31, 2019
Sarah Brown - The one light kind of girl.
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet  Sarah Brown (@sarahbrownphoto). Some of the topics in this podcast: Smashing your gear in front of a client! What's Sarah Brown's secret to make her photography appealing and interesting not just for the audience, but also for the clients.  How she gets to be so productive on her social media channels.   SHOW NOTES HERE 
26:43
May 29, 2019
Be bold with Luca Meneghel
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Luca Meneghel  (@lucameneghel_). In today’s episode: We talk about the importance of Visual Culture and where it can lead you. Shooting in tiny places, in your home studio and on location. How he built his contacts and how he got his relationship with Vogue. How to talk to a first time client - Do's and Don'ts. SHOW NOTES HERE
33:36
May 22, 2019
How to approach an influencer for a photo shoot?
Having photos with influencer in your portfolio is certainly a something nice to have nowadays. How to approach them for a shoot? What are the steps to make a long lasting and happy relationship with the influencers? Here are some ideas to help you ease up the process! You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Photo by @virginiay.photo Stylist : @stefanovastanimira MUA and Hair: @marinamladenova Model @Mila H @ @IvetFahion  Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
10:45
May 17, 2019
Make exceptional photography with Corey Nickols-Part4
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Corey Nickols (@unicornfightclub). In today's episode: We talk about branding and how important is this process for a photographer. Overcoming the struggles of the photography career. How to maintain a sense of reality when you shoot high profile people. How to create magic on set?   You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here (@lucysmagazine) Show notes:  On OUR WEBSITE  SUPPORT US ON PATREON
24:09
May 15, 2019
Make Exceptional Photography with Corey Nickols – Part 3
 In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Corey Nickols (@unicornfightclub). In today's episode: The value of working with good people. The process of proving concepts and what's important about it. What to do when someone else is taking over your set? Syndication! How to protect yourself and how to start the syndication process? You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here (@lucysmagazine) Show notes:  On OUR WEBSITE  SUPPORT US ON PATREON
27:09
May 8, 2019
Models Vs Influnecers
 Today we’re going to talk about the differences between shooting models and influencers. We’ll compare those two and see what you can do in order to improve your photography, when you’re shooting influencers, no matter if this is your first time or if you’ve done it before.We just want to make sure that after this episode you’ll have a breathtaking editorial!   You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Photo by @virginiay.photo Stylist : @stefanovastanimira MUA: @marinamladenova Hair Styling: @cocodrybar Model @Ani @visages_models Location: @all you need is Fun @ @sofia_ring_mall  Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
12:19
May 3, 2019
Make Exceptional Photography with Corey Nickols – Part2
 In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet our new and exciting guest Corey Nickols (@unicornfightclub). Have you ever had a bad experience during a photo shoot? Or may be you've  been told on set to do something you just don't feel like you want to do? Our guest today will share with you his experience in similar situations and this way you will be more prepared to own the moment the next time. We'll also talk about pricing and how to approach it the right way? How to adapt to the change in the world and especially to our area, and how your photography friendships can really help you with that! You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here (@lucysmagazine) Links in this episode: Corey's Playlists Medium Read Aloud: A Text to Speech Voice Reader Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
38:11
May 1, 2019
Make Exceptional Photography with Corey Nickols
 In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet our new and exciting guest Corey Nickols (@unicornfightclub). What's the correlation between loyalty and advancing your career? Can you succeed at both? What's like shooting God, Gandy and Luke Skywalker at the same day? Corey is showing us the shortcut to shooting big celebrities. Why you should never be afraid to ask your subject to do sоmeting completely crazy? You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here (@lucysmagazine) Links in this episode: Lomography Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
28:34
April 24, 2019
How to shoot in cold weather?
 Summer shoots are just around the corner, but the weather is still not hot enough! So we've prepared some tips for you, so that you can be prepared for everything that comes your way! You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Photo by Photo by Virginia Y Model: Gergana from Visages Models MUA Marina Mladenova  Links from the episode: Homgrace Pop Up Privacy Tent
12:53
April 19, 2019
Keep learning and grow with Yossi Michaeli - Part 3
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet our new and exciting guest Yossi Michaeli (@yossimic). We're talking about beauty shoots and Yossi shares some ideas on poses, light and editing. How your work can have many different aspects? How going out of your comfort zone and your style can bring you new clients? How to handle a bad model and unhappy clients? You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here (@lucysmagazine) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
30:29
April 17, 2019
Keep learning and grow with Yossi Michaeli - Part 2
 In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet our new and exciting guest Yossi Michaeli (@yossimic). Should we direct our model and when will we reach the point of working with breathtaking teams? What to and what not to do when you are shooting a cover for a magazine - tips and tricks from a real pro with sooo many covers in his portfolio. What are the differences between shooting in Brazil and in The US? (safety, logistics etc.) What can you expect from your agent and can you get rid of the business side of the job when you have one? You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy's? Do it here (@lucysmagazine) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
23:40
April 10, 2019
The perfect cold call
  Cold calling might seem really, really hard, just like climbing mountain Everest in shorts but with the right preparation and tools, you can do it without breaking a sweat. And we are here - to help you!  You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Photo by Photo by Alexander Andrews on Unsplash
12:28
April 5, 2019
Keep learning and grow with Yossi Michaeli
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet  our new and exciting guest Yossi Michaeli (@yossimic).  He is here and he is ready to tell us more about himself and all the countless agencies that he's in. How they build their work relationships and if you need to be in a certain city in order to work with a certain agency? How to say if an agent is good or bad and how to get out of a bad deal with an agent - what are the things you might lose and what you'll gain from having your own agent.  You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy's? Do it here (@lucysmagazine) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
24:18
April 3, 2019
"Let your work introduce you with" -Justin Polkey - Part 2
 In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Justin Polkey (instagram: justinpolkey) What's the difference between a hobbyist and a professional photographer in Justin's opinion?  What's the point of being an assistant and a simple guide on how to become one from Justin =) Another important topic from this podcast and from our job are rates and payment.  You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy's? Do it here (@lucysmagazine) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
24:43
March 27, 2019
How Photography Events Can Lead You to Clients?
Why attending photography events is a good idea? How meeting peers from your industry helps you find new clients? Why it's important to try new gear instead of relying only on Internet reviews? You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) JOIN US ON: Facebook
10:46
March 22, 2019
"Let your work introduce you with" -Justin Polkey
 In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Justin Polkey (instagram: justinpolkey) He's been on many sets he's own and also from the time that he was an assistant in Cape Town. Therefore - he has lots of stories and experience to share with us today! In addition to that he'll list for us some tips on when to go to Cape Town, what's the perfect time to shoot there and were to go to to make friends? We talk about editorial work and it's the connection to the creative agencies and artists agencies. He's giving us details about his very exciting personal project - "The interview project|. Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy's? Do it here (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
23:30
March 20, 2019
“Less words, more imagery” – Matt Easton – Part 3
  In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Matt Easton (instagram: matteaston) This time Matt's answering some of the questions you asked him in our Facebook group and in addition to that he's telling us more about the way he managed to become an assistant of some of the most well-known names in the industry. He's taking us behind the scenes of his shoots with celebrities and leaking some details we can not get just by looking at the photos. How to get amazing clients in your portfolio and to build your connections? - is one of the most important questions Matt will share thoughts on. You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Links in this episode: Mert and Marcus Spring studios Tim Copsey  Giovani Testino Peter Dundas Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
20:43
March 13, 2019
How to shoot sari
  Today, we're going to answer Constantinos Blachuras' question from our Facebook Group and we discuss the things that you can do when you shooting something that you're not very familiar with. You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy's? Do it here (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON  Credits: Photographer: Verginiya Yancheva Stylist: Stanimira Stefanova MUA: Marina Mladenova Hair: George Todorov Model: Kalina @ IvetFashion JOIN US ON: Facebook
07:54
March 8, 2019
“Less words, more imagery” – Matt Easton - Part 2
  In this episode we meet Matt Easton (instagram: matteaston) Matt will share with us some advises on handling tough clients. Comparing yourself to other people - is he doing it, is it healthy for you? Another part of our conversation is charity organizations and what are the things that we need to be alert about when we are starting such relationship. Every time we talk about shooting naked women we always discuss the comfort of the model, but never - the comfort of the photographer... this time we talk about both! You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Peter Lindbergh Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
22:10
March 6, 2019
"Less words, more imagery" - Matt Easton
 In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Matt Easton (instagram: matteaston) Matt will help us to ease the anxiety before photo shoots. He's giving us his advice on what to do if you are stuck in a city without fashion, and also answers the question - why so many photographers are control freaks? You can ASK US HERE everything you'd like to know know and we'll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST'S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
22:51
February 27, 2019
Modeling agencies and the questions we need to consider
 We answer the question "Should I apply for a modeling agency if I don't have a portfolio". As a photographer Virginia gets asked this question very often, if you are in the same situation - we've got you covered. You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy's? Do it here (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST'S BRAND NEW WEBSITE!   Credits: Photographer: Verginiya Yancheva Stylist: Stanimira Stefanova MUA: Marina Mladenova Hair: Andrey Andreev  Model: Tanya @ IvetFashion  JOIN US ON: Facebook
08:46
February 22, 2019
"Nice doesn't mean stupid!"-Amber Gray - Part3
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Amber Gray (instagram: mz_amber_gray) Does your look matter to your client? What are the key points to Amber's signature style? How to create chemistry on your sets? How Dior funded one of her projects and what were the problems and the best parts about it?
33:59
February 20, 2019
“Nice doesn’t mean stupid!”-Amber Gray – Part2
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Amber Gray (instagram: mz_amber_gray) What’s Amber Grey’ strategy for making her photos stand out? What makes a great photograph in her opinion? She’s sharing about a horrible experience from a great looking shoot. How finding money is the hard part but it’s not an impossible one. We talk about visual culture and finance management.   You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
20:23
February 13, 2019
Cold calling co-workers and clients.
If you want to know more about approaching co-workers and clients in a successful way, this is the right podcast episode for you! Virginia is giving us some tips on cold calling. You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Let’s Talk Retouching with guest – Virginia Y Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S BRAND NEW WEBSITE! Credits: Photographer: Verginiya Yancheva Stylist: Sirma Markova Hair and MUA: Marina Mladenova Models: Rosi @Alia Models JOIN US ON: Facebook
13:45
February 8, 2019
“Nice doesn’t mean stupid!” – Amber Gray
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Amber Gray (instagram: mz_amber_gray) How important are the job titles in our industry for the clients.? Why she likes to be involved in a project from the very beginning? We talk about the rejections she had to handle as a women in a man’s world. How to handle the weak link in your team – she’s giving us some short and clever ideas for some uncomfortable situations on set. You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
24:06
February 6, 2019
“The next big star is just around the corner” – Sebastian Hilgetag
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Sebastian Hilgetag (instagram: sebastianhilgetag) A casual conversation about the retouching process accompanied by some culling tips, We talk about the hopes and struggles of the most photographers in our century. Big social media talk along with some tricks from the kitchen. You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Patrick Patton’s post production workflow free series  Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
55:34
January 30, 2019
Communicate smarter with the clients and your team
In this episode Virginia is sharing a story of a misunderstanding with a designer she recently worked with. Along with the story, there is a list with bullet points on what to do and not to do with a fellow co-worker designer or a client. You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S BRAND NEW WEBSITE! Credits: Photographer: Verginiya Yancheva Editor In Chief: Viktor Liba Stylist: Kristian Pizhov MUA: Marina Mladenova Hair: Stoyan Kunev Set Production Assistant: Jivko Stanev Models: Evelyn @Visages, Patris @Ivet Fashion JOIN US ON: Facebook
08:02
January 25, 2019
Maintain a Strong Relationship with Your Clients with Luke Wooden-Part 3
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Luke Wooden (instagram: lukewooden) We talk about the art of printing. How to curate the work for your portfolio The cases when a website can be a necessity for your photography. And in the end Luke is reminding us about the importance of being grateful! You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Drexdigital Afterlight Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
23:39
January 23, 2019
Maintain a Strong Relationship with Your Clients with Luke Wooden-Part 2
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Luke Wooden (instagram: lukewooden) How to keep a client and your relationship for a longer period of time? How to achieve cinematic look with back light? What would Luke do in a different way if he was starting his photography career today? This and much more in today’s episode! You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: https://www.lnaclothing.com/ Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
26:35
January 16, 2019
Get your invite!
Want to go to industry parties, but your invitation always end up lost in the mail? We’ve got you covered! In this episode we’ll share with you 5 steps you can start making today to secure your spot in the guest list for the next industry event! You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S BRAND NEW WEBSITE! Credits: Photographer: Verginiya Yancheva Editor In Chief: Viktor Liba Stylist: Kristian Pizhov MUA: Marina Mladenova Hair: Stoyan Kunev Set Production Assistant: Jivko Stanev Models: Evelyn @Visages, Patris @Ivet Fashion JOIN US ON: Facebook
09:24
January 11, 2019
Maintain a Strong Relationship with Your Clients with Luke Wooden
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Luke Wooden (instagram: lukewooden) What was Luke’s past with film photography? We talk about the old process to develop film. How his work evolved through the years and brought him to the commercial photography world? How to relate your style to your client’s style? Who decides the concept of a paid photo shoot? You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Kim Fisher Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
26:02
January 9, 2019
How to make a mood board?
Planning a photo shoot? Creating a mood board is a great way to make sure everyone in the team is on the same page. How to plan for mood, makeup, hair, poses and styling? Get your free mood board template! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S BRAND NEW WEBSITE! Credits: Photographer: Verginiya Yancheva Model: Karina Ilieva @ IvetFashion MA Clothes from ALL STYLES JOIN US ON: Facebook
14:15
December 14, 2018
Make a Name in the Industry with Stacey Cunningham-Part3
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Stacey Cunningham (instagram: staceymcfacey) We talk about her first Vogue story that she did – how it happened and how it evolved. What is the different point of view between male and female photographers? What could be sort of a back door to the industry? What to wear during a photoshoot? You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Jennifer Livingston Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
29:00
December 12, 2018
Make a Name in the Industry with Stacey Cunningham-Part2
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Stacey Cunningham (instagram: staceymcfacey) How you can learn to value your time and spend it with the right people for the right projects? We talk about collaborations and how they can be a good… and also a bad thing and how to turn the downside of this into a learning experience. We are sharing moments from the set and talking about beginner’s strategy of working with magazines. Today you can learn some clever tactics for the stylists out there. How to have more amazing projects for your portfolio for a shorter period of time, working with the same stylists for different projects? How to turn the bad moments on set into a good situations and how to communicate with your team? You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
28:12
December 6, 2018
Conflict in the Team?
What to do when one of your crew members disagrees with the main idea for the photo shoot? What options do you have and how to handle the conflict in your team? Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! (@jutemagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S BRAND NEW WEBSITE! Credits: Photographer: Verginiya Yancheva Model: Kalina @ IvetFashion MA JOIN US ON: Facebook
11:00
November 30, 2018
Make a Name in the Industry with Stacey Cunningham
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Stacey Cunningham (instagram: staceymcfacey) She has been design assistant, styling assistant, studied design and photography. What was her strategy to start assisting? What’s the assistant code? We talk about ethics and etiquette on set. Stacey is also telling us about her very first photo shoot and what she’d do in a different way now. How you can look more professional when you talk to your photographer or stylist – depending on your role. How much time it usually takes to a stylist preparing for a photo shoot – she’s covering the whole process and you will be mind blown! You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
28:45
November 28, 2018
Build a Worldwide Career with Kourosh Sotoodeh – Part 2
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Kourosh Sotoodeh (instagram: kouroshsotoodeh) What does the market demands? We talk a lot about his traveling and what is important to know when you are moving to different countries. What is the standard between the countries he’s been to? Why he decided to go to NY instead of LA? How much time should we wait for an answer when we are submitting an editorial? What’s his strategy on permitting a magazine to use his photos when he has multiple yeses from different magazines? He shares a template of a collaboration mail to a magazine. You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Dave Blake Lacey M. Carroll Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
35:48
November 21, 2018
Maintain a Relationship with a Model Agency
Establishing relationship with a model agency is not the hard part…. The hard part is keeping this relationship. And that’s exactly what we’ll be talking about in this episode. Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! (@jutemagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S BRAND NEW WEBSITE! Credits: Photographer: Verginiya Yancheva Model: Epifan Pefev @ Louisa Models Munich & Hamburg JOIN US ON: Facebook
08:10
November 16, 2018
Build a Worldwide Career with Kourosh Sotoodeh
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Kourosh Sotoodeh (instagram: kouroshsotoodeh) He tells the story how he moved from Iran to Dubai and then to NYC. Because of his experience built in so many and different places he’ll answer the question do we need to upgrade our portfolio when we move to another country? How to choose the best images for your portfolio? Are there “image traps” we need to remove from our portfolio, so that we can have successful meeting with our fist agent? What’s the most common misconception about having an agent? And what’s the best thing about it? We are also answering Dave Blake’s question from our Facebook Group about syndications and model agencies! You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Dave Blake Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
26:01
November 14, 2018
Take the Lead of Your Career with Lenne Chai – Part 2
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Lenne Chai (instagram: lenneigh) In this episode we Lenne Chai is giving her secret tricks about posing and directing models. Not just one, but also a group of models! And of course – she is answering the big question – What to do with the hands of the models? She’s giving us advises on light and explaining her understanding of having a back up on your shoot. In addition to that she’d telling us a horrifying story from a photo shoot by her own experience. On the business side – she’d revealing how H&M asked her to make a gif campaign for their cosmetics. What was the idea behind it and what was the hardest part of it? You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
27:22
November 7, 2018
How to Start a Relationship with a Model Agency
Today we answer Vera Noir and Morgan Ann Adams‘s question “How do you handle living in an area where there are no stylist?” What are the questions we need to answer, so that we can solve this issue? And what are the options that we have? Want to submit to Lucy’s? Do it here! (@lucysmagazine) Want to submit to shuString Magazine? Do it here! (@shustringmagazine) Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! (@jutemagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S BRAND NEW WEBSITE! Credits: Photographer: Verginiya Yancheva Stylist: Sirma Markova MUA and Hair: Marina Mladenova Model: Teddy @ Alia Models Assistants: Georgi Zhekov and Ivan Zhekov Clothes: dress H&M, earnings Parfois JOIN US ON: Facebook
07:39
November 2, 2018
Take the Lead of Your Career with Lenne Chai
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Lenne Chai (instagram: lenneigh) What is the difference between the Asian photography culture and the western one? Having tough moments during photo shoots. How one of those bad moments helped Lenne to make some big decisions about her career? You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! Check out MAMagazine and their latest issue!  (@modaaddictedmagazine) Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: SK-II Samsung Canon H&M Puma Lily Cole Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
27:53
October 31, 2018
The Problem Solver Alek Bruessing
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Alek Bruessing (instagram: alek__photographer) What is the interesting way Alek fell in love with photography? What is the precious experience he gained from assisting? How personal projects can bring you clients? You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
24:38
October 24, 2018
What to do if you can’t find a stylist?
Today we answer Morgan Ann Adams‘s question “How do you handle living in an area where there are no stylist?” What are the questions we need to answer, so that we can solve this issue? And what are the options that we have? Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S BRAND NEW WEBSITE! Credits: Photographer: Verginiya Yancheva Stylist: Sirma Markova MUA and Hair: Marina Mladenova Model: Rosi @ Alia Models Assistants: Georgi Zhekov and Ivan Zhekov Clothes: dress H&M, belt & hat Parfois JOIN US ON: Facebook
07:57
October 19, 2018
Sell your fantasies with Brian Ziff Part 2
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Brian Ziff (instagram:brianziff) How to sell a fantasy? How to make a composite to look as realistic as possible? What is the process of creating stunning moving images? You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
36:50
October 17, 2018
Sell your fantasies with Brian Ziff
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Brian Ziff (instagram:brianziff) What is synesthesia? Brian shares some very interesting advices on the ways you can manage your own social media. We talk about moving images in a very different way and much more. You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Tim Walker Paolo Roversi Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
36:06
October 10, 2018
How to Improve Your Submissions
How to improve your submissions? What to do when the magazine requires 8 looks, but you have prepared only 7? Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S BRAND NEW WEBSITE! Credits: Photographer: Verginiya Yancheva Stylist: Sirma Markova MUA and Hair: Marina Mladenova Model: Rosi @ Alia Models Assistants: Georgi Zhekov and Ivan Zhekov Clothes: dress H&M, belt & hat Parfois JOIN US ON: Facebook
09:21
October 5, 2018
How to Build Your Confidence with Jason Bell – Part 2
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Jason Bell (instagram:jasonbellphoto) How to build your confidence when shooting high profile people? What are the challenges of shooting on an iceberg? Portfolios and how to make the best of yours?   You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Tilda Swington Ellen Barkin Kim Fisher Christine Muller Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
29:30
October 3, 2018
How to Build Your Confidence with Jason Bell
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Jason Bell (instagram:jasonbellphoto) How he approached his latest photo shoot for Vanity Fair ? What is the the preparation process before the day of the shoot? Who’s making the selection of the images and what are the highlights of the retouching process, when we talk about celebrities? What is the story of his photo shoot for the poster of Killing Eve?   You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Adrian Far Trayan Trufev Call Me by Your Name Dario Argento Dakota Johnson Killing Eve Jodie Comer Sandra Oh Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
31:07
September 25, 2018
How to approach an advertising agency?
Today we answer Patrick Patton‘s question “How do I find art directors and agencies who may hire me?”. What are the steps you need to take? Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram SUPPORT US ON PATREON THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S BRAND NEW WEBSITE! Credits: Photographer: Verginiya Yancheva MUA: Marina Mladenova Hair: Marina Popova @ Georgi Petkov Salon Model: Dessy @ IvetFashion JOIN US ON: Facebook
07:36
September 21, 2018
No Excuses About Your Photography with Joel Grimes – Part 3
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Joel Grimes (instagram: joelgrimesworkshops) What would he do in a different way if he was starting his photography career today ? We talk about his colorblindness and how he handles the retouch of all of his projects. What was the start of his career as an educator and how this led to his online academy? How he started his relationship with some of the biggest photography brands? What is the best advice to all photographers that he has – the same advice he’d give to his 4 kids! You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Really right stuff Westcott Skylum Lexjet Canon Adobe PhotoshopWorld Creative Live Kelby One Flickr Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
23:51
September 19, 2018
No Excuses About Your Photography with Joel Grimes – Part 2
In this episode of the Fashion Photography Podcast we meet Joel Grimes (instagram: joelgrimesworkshops) We talk about the psychology behind the pitching process, misconceptions and humanity over all. What are the biggest mistakes we do in our marketing? How to become a trend setter? How to start working with advertising agencies? How to make a successful cold call? You can ASK US HERE everything you’d like to know know and we’ll answer in the next episodes! Want to submit to Jute Magazine? Do it here! Want to listen offline on your device? Download the episode from here (right-click and Save link as) Links in this episode: Tim Copsey Subscribe to our mailing list here Our Instagram Check out THE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY PODCAST’S WEBSITE! SUPPORT US ON PATREON JOIN US ON: Facebook 
27:04
September 12, 2018