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Wedding Photo Podcast

Wedding Photo Podcast

By DelToroPhoto
I get questions from photographers all the time about starting and running your own wedding photography business, I sit down with industry professionals to bring you real life experiences and advice to help you find your path.
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Episode 74 // Eric McFarland - Switching Back to Canon from Sony
On this episode Eric McFarland is back! We sit down to talk about how his business has been holding up during the pandemic, an experience he had with an entitled wedding planner trying to get photos from him, a really funny story about him accidentally taking a couple to a nude beach and the big story his SWITCHING BACK TO CANON! We always have the best time talking, lots of gear talk so have a listen and enjoy! Connect with Eric: www.The-McFarlands.com www.instagram.com/_themcfarlands_ www.instagram.com/_ericm_ Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade Watch on YouTube: youtube.com/user/ulicesdeltoro To get 15% off Narrative, follow the link below: https://narrative.so?fp_ref=deltorophoto Code: deltorophoto Theme Song Produced by: BESATREE
01:12:26
August 13, 2020
Episode 73 // Marcela Pulido - Vendors of Color
On this episode I sit down with destination wedding photographer Marcela Pulido to talk about her current project Vendors of Color. Vendors of Color is a new wedding directory supporting BIPOC vendors in the wedding industry.  It is really inspiring to hear her talk about this project, and her dedication and passion for influencing change within her community. Had a wonderful time talking to Marcela, please enjoy! Connect with Marcela Pulido: www.mgpulido.co instagram.com/marcela.jpg instagram.com/vendorsofcolor www.vendorsofcolor.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade Watch on YouTube: youtube.com/user/ulicesdeltoro To get 15% off Narrative, follow the link below: https://narrative.so?fp_ref=deltorophoto Code: deltorophoto Theme Song Produced by: BESATREE
40:47
August 3, 2020
Episode 72 // Steven Van Elk - Indiana Man
Sat down with serial killer and friend of the podcast Steven Van Elk to talk about getting back into weddings during the pandemic, couples being swept away at sea, and also life. Always great conversations when we get together. He’s also got some really great blog posts up right now, one about shooting an entire wedding on an iPhone, and another about wearing masks for weddings. Have a listen and enjoy! Connect with Steven: vanelk.co instagram.com/vanelkco Wedding Photo Hangover Podcast Blog Post about Masks Blog Post about Shooting a Wedding with an iPhone Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade To get 15% off Narrative, follow the link below: https://narrative.so?fp_ref=deltorophoto Code: deltorophoto Theme Song Produced by: BESATREE
01:23:14
July 14, 2020
Episode 71 // Candice Marie - Vancouver Elopement Photographer
On this weeks episode I sat down to talk to Canadian Elopement Photographer Candice Marie. There are no shortage of epic photos in Candice’s portfolio, they were the reason I had to talk to her about her work and what she does to prepare for her elopements. We ended up having a really long fun conversation about a ton of stuff, and I am excited to share this episode with you! Have a listen, and do yourself a favor and go check out her work! Connect with Candice Marie: candicemariephotography.ca instagram.com/candice.m.photography facebook.com/candicemarieandersonphotography Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade To get 15% off Narrative, follow the link below: https://narrative.so?fp_ref=deltorophoto Code: deltorophoto Theme Song Produced by: BESATREE
01:37:34
May 13, 2020
Episode 70 // Kate Garcia - Temecula Wedding Photographer
This week we have a Local Spotlight on Temecula Wedding Photographer Kate Garcia. Kate has been photographing weddings for as long as she can remember, and her work really speaks for itself, but what I admire from her the most is her ability to put out well written and interesting blogs full of helpful information. Some of her recent blogs have been a series on helpful tips during the Covid-19 pandemic. As a bride herself also affected by the pandemic, she wanted to add some guidance and knowledge to those struggling with their wedding planning and photographers with their businesses. It was really fun getting to know her and talk about all the things she’s working on! Connect with Kate Garcia: www.kategarciaweddings.com www.kategarciaweddings.com/blog instagram.com/kategarciaweddings Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade To get 15% off Narrative, follow the link below: https://narrative.so?fp_ref=deltorophoto Code: deltorophoto Theme Song Produced by: BESATREE
01:00:05
May 5, 2020
Episode 69 // Josh Lagrone - Wedding Photographer
Josh Lagrone is a wedding photographer based in Lakeland, Florida. Josh along with his wife Megan run their business The Lagrones and have a really great style of photography and are really great in capturing really great emotion with their couples and families. In this episode I sat down with josh to talk about how they got started, talk about the gear he uses and some of the stuff we are looking forward to trying out along with some other fun topics. This is a really great episode, make sure to have a listen! Connect with Josh: www.TheLagrones.photography instagram.com/joshlagrone instagram.com/meglagrone instagram.com/thelagrones Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade To get 15% off Narrative, follow the link below: https://narrative.so?fp_ref=deltorophoto Code: deltorophoto Theme Song Produced by: BESATREE
01:12:16
April 20, 2020
Episode 68 // Staying Creative
These are definitely some challenging times we are experiencing during this pandemic, I am hoping this episode is a little distraction from all that. Enjoy. Adobe Master Class Book Recommendations: Born To Run Can’t Hurt Me The Last Season In Cold Blood American Psycho Scythe Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade To get 15% off Narrative, follow the link below: https://narrative.so?fp_ref=deltorophoto Code: deltorophoto Theme Song Produced by: BESATREE
30:03
April 7, 2020
Episode 67 // Dustin McKibben - Real Estate and Commercial Photography/Videography
This week Dustin McKibben stops by to chop it up. If you don’t already know Dustin, he is the co-host of the Wedding Photo Hangover Podcast, he is also a wedding photographer/videographer. But this week we are talking about his commercial video business along with his real estate photography and videography business. He’s been in the industry for a long time and has had a ton of experience, and it was great talking to him and getting some advice on some of the things we as wedding photographers look for when we think about expanding our skills. Connect with Dustin: www.dustinandcorynn.com www.bigburritocreative.com www.unionchapelphoto.com instagram.com/dustin_mckibben instagram.com/dustinandcorynn instagram.com/bigburrito_creative instagram.com/weddingphotohangover Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade To get 15% off Narrative, follow the link below: https://narrative.so?fp_ref=deltorophoto Code: deltorophoto Theme Song Produced by: BESATREE
01:19:32
March 9, 2020
Episode 66 Leo Aguirre // Wedding DJ and Entrepreneur
Today we sit down with Leo Aguirre. Leo is a Southern California Wedding DJ and MC who has been working on growing his business and has learned so much along the way. We met a few years back through a mutual friend, since then Leo has been our number one recommendation as a DJ to our clients, and he is overall just the most genuine and friendliest guys we know. Connect with Leo: RKeventlighting.com www.instagram.com/radioklash Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade To get 15% off Narrative, follow the link below: https://narrative.so?fp_ref=deltorophoto Code: deltorophoto Theme Song Produced by: BESATREE
01:27:41
February 24, 2020
Episode 65 Marketing and Advertising Strategies
On this episode of the Wedding Photo Podcast I am talking about the Marketing and Advertising strategies I am currently using to boost my wedding inquiries. I think we all have our own strategies and find things that work for us, I wanted to share the things I have been doing and what I feel has been working for me. I would love to hear the strategies you use and how they affect your business in the long run! Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade To get 15% off Narrative, follow the link below: https://narrative.so?fp_ref=deltorophoto Code: deltorophoto Theme Song Produced by: BESATREE
38:13
February 10, 2020
Episode 64 James Broadbent // New Zealand Wedding Photographer and Narrative Co-Founder
Happy New Year and welcome to a brand new season of the Wedding Photo Podcast! On our first episode of the season I sit down with New Zealand Wedding Photographer and Co-Founder of Narrative to talk about how he got his start in the industry, making his name and brand stand out from the rest. We also talk about him starting Narrative. Narrative allows you to build blogs quicker and more efficiently to give you more time to do what you love most, shooting! James and his team have given us the opportunity to try out Narrative for free, and 15% off once you realize how great it is. Had a great time talking to James, lots of great info and advice! Connect with James: www.narrative.so www.chasewild.com www.instagram.com/chasewildphotos Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade To get 15% off Narrative, follow the link below: https://narrative.so?fp_ref=deltorophoto Code: deltorophoto
58:27
January 13, 2020
Episode 63 / 2020 New Years Resolutions
On this episode we Recap the 2019 year, look back at last years resolutions and see where we landed. We also start the new year with some new resolutions! Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade To get 15% off Narrative, follow the link below: https://narrative.so?fp_ref=deltorophoto Code: deltorophoto
29:27
December 30, 2019
Episode 62 Sally Adams Siko // Zero to Page 1 on Google
It’s the end of the season for us, this is the time of year we sit down and start putting more focus on our website and blogs and researching how to drive more traffic to our business. SEO is such a big topic in our industry, we all want to know the best way to gain more traffic and inquiries. On today’s episode I sit down with Sally Adams Siko of Silvercord Event Photography to talk about her method on driving her website from zero to page 1 on google! Connect with Eric: SallySiko.Zenfolio.com www.instagram.com/Sally_Siko www.instagram.com/silvercordphotodaily www.instagram.com/birdwatching_nc Zero to Page 1 on Google Blog: https://sallysiko.zenfolio.com/blog/2019/1/zero-to-page-1-on-google-zenfolio-website-challenge Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
01:38:55
December 11, 2019
Episode 61 Adobe Max 2019
I had the chance to attend Adobe Max 2019 at the Los Angeles Convention Center! It was such an incredible experience and I highly recommend it to all creatives! It is a great opportunity to see the things adobe is working on, get inspired, and advance your skills in any field. Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
44:27
November 19, 2019
Episode 60 Eric McFarland // Tacos and Beer
On today’s episode Eric and I visited Retro Taco in Downtown Riverside to talk photo over some tacos and beer. We are simple men, with simple pleasures, and we just want to share those pleasures with you! Enjoy this episode! Connect with Eric: www.The-McFarlands.com www.instagram.com/_themcfarlands_ www.instagram.com/_ericm_ Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
51:42
October 22, 2019
Episode 59 75Hard Challenge
This week’s episode is a solo episode! I talk about some of the things happening in my life, working on my health and fitness. Some weddings we’ve recently been to, and playing with a new lens. Sign up to the facebook group to join in on the community and get involve in our discussions! Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
29:04
September 23, 2019
Episode 58 Sam Wolsey // Belfast Wedding Photographer
Sam Wolsey is an amazing wedding photographer out of Belfast Ireland. We met through this podcast, but I never would have though we would actually have the opportunity to meet each other. When he told me he was going to be shooting a wedding in my neck of the woods, I couldn’t believe it. We made plans to meet, hang, and of course record an episode of this podcast. Had such a great time getting to know this guy, he is such a great, humble and genuine dude. Hope you guys enjoy this episode, we had a great talk! Connect with Sam: www.samwolsey.com www.instagram.com/samwolsey Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
51:50
August 20, 2019
Episode 57 Life Update (finally!)
On this week’s episode I finally record an update on all the things that have been going on in my life recently, things that have caused me to slow down podcasting for a little while. Excited to bring you guys up to date, I love being able to share my life with all of you! Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
41:56
August 14, 2019
Episode 56 Brandi Potter | Seth Sanker
On todays episode Brandi Potter was in town, she stopped by with her good friend Seth Sanker, both traveling  wedding photographers. We had a great discussion about social media, marketing and some of our favorite gear. Connect with Brandi: www.brandipotterphoto.com www.instagram.com/brandipotterphoto www.instagram.com/brandipottereducation www.thisworkshopdoesntsuck.com Connect with Seth: www.sethandcompany.com www.instagram.com/sethand.co www.instagram.com/sethsanker Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
01:15:20
July 23, 2019
Episode 55 Eric McFarland // Transitioning to Sony
On this episode Eric and I finally sit down to talk about our transition over to Sony. We bring up some topics like the newly announced Sigma lenses, a new mirrorless camera by Sigma a lot more talk about Sony and mirrorless cameras in general! Connect with Eric: www.The-McFarlands.com www.instagram.com/_themcfarlands_ www.instagram.com/_ericm_ New Sigma Lenses announced: https://petapixel.com/2019/07/11/sigma-debuts-3-full-frame-mirrorless-lenses-including-their-first-f-1-2-lens/ New Sigma Full Frame Mirrorless Camera: https://petapixel.com/2019/07/11/sigma-unveils-the-fp-the-worlds-smallest-full-frame-mirrorless-camera/ Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
01:05:48
July 15, 2019
Episode 54 Alex Bruce // Temecula Ca Wedding Photographer
I had the pleasure of sitting down with Alex Bruce from AlexAndJana Wedding Photography. I recently met Alex through another podcasting facebook group and realized how close he was to us, so I asked him to come on to the podcast to learn more about him and his wedding photography business he runs with his wife Jana. We had a great talk about his curiosity with Sony, his recent purchase of a photobooth and much more! Connect with Hannah: www.alexandjana.com www.instagram.com/alexandjanaphoto Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade 
01:01:32
July 9, 2019
Episode 53 Wedding Photo Hangover Crossover
Last week I had the pleasure of joining Steven Van Elk on an episode of the Wedding Photo Hangover Podcast, if you have not listened to their podcast you have to go check it out! Steve and Dustin are some of the funniest and most hardworking guys in the industry, and their podcast is so entertaining. Hope you guys enjoy! Connect with Steven: www.weddinghangover.com/ redwoodlane.net bespoketone.com www.Instagram.com/StevenVanElk www.instagram.com/weddingphotohangover Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Gabriel’s YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBhIL_Gmj1hDmTx7oCNHzxA Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
01:27:15
July 1, 2019
Episode 52 Hannah Geith // Wedding + Elopement Photographer
Hannah is a wedding photographer and close friend of ours who approached us just under a year ago to get some advice on starting and running her own wedding photography business, she has since doubled her business. Hannah came by to talk about some of the things she has done to push her wedding business forward and how she’s managed to grow her clientele in such a short amount of time.  Connect with Hannah: www.hgphotography.co www.instagram.com/hgphotography.co Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
55:31
May 30, 2019
Mid-Week Rant: Helping and Guiding Your Couples w/ Their Wedding
On todays mid-week rant we talk about how we help guide our couples and make suggestions to help them while at the same time helping yourself in assuring a successful wedding day. Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
08:37
May 22, 2019
Mid-Week Rant: Using Old Trends
On todays mid-week rant we talk about using old trends to create creative photos. Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
08:35
May 16, 2019
Episode 51 What do you do to prepare for wedding season?
On todays podcast I bring up a couple of topics like, what do you do to prepare (physically) for wedding season? What are some of the boundaries within your wedding packages and getting a request from a client not to share their photos on social media. If you have topics or questions you want to hear on the podcast, send me a DM or jump over to the facebook group and share your thoughts with us there! Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
43:10
May 13, 2019
Episode 50 Brandi Potter // Social Media Is A Tool Not A Lifestyle
This week I asked Brandi Potter to come on the podcast and talk about her work. Brandi is a wedding photographer from Louisville Kentucky, she is in the middle of transitioning her work to Los Angeles. She has been published on Buzzfeed, Junebug Weddings, Wedding Wire as well as recently attending WPPI as a panelist. Her very distinct style, working with light and creating intimate moments with her clients has set her apart from the pack. It was really great to hear how she looks at photography, her opinions on social media and the amount of priority she places on SEO for her business. Connect with Brandi: www.brandipotterphoto.com www.instagram.com/brandipotterphoto www.instagram.com/brandipottereducation www.thisworkshopdoesntsuck.com Brandi donates parts of her preset sales to various charities, at the time of this recording, these are the charities she had donated to this year we discussed on the episode: https://www.nature.org/en-us/ -March http://nationalhomeless.org/ - February http://www.endthebacklog.org/ -January https://www.thetrevorproject.org/ -December Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
57:07
April 29, 2019
Episode 49 The Authentic Collective // Atlanta Wedding Photographers
This week I invited Greg and Savannah from the Authentic Collective to join me on the podcast and learn more about them and their wedding photography business. I have been following their work for sometime now, and I love their work, the emotion they are able to capture and wanted to get to know the couple behind the camera! Connect with Greg + Savannah: www.authenticcollective.blog www.instagram.com/emberwolves Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
45:07
April 15, 2019
Episode 48 Steven Van Elk Part 2 // What makes your location unique to photography
On this week, Steven Van Elk is back with the second half of our discussion! On this episode we talk about finding the unique things that make shooting in our central locations special. Jenn and Steves experience photographing in California. Dealing with rescheduled shoots due to bad weather. Renting elephants for your wedding. When to raise your pricing, and hiring and training associate shooters. Connect with Steven: www.weddinghangover.com/ redwoodlane.net bespoketone.com www.Instagram.com/StevenVanElk www.instagram.com/weddingphotohangover Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Gabriel’s YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBhIL_Gmj1hDmTx7oCNHzxA Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
01:17:32
April 1, 2019
Episode 47 Steven Van Elk Part 1 // The Tables Have Turned
This week Steven Van Elk joins the podcast in this two part episode! Steven runs his own podcast Wedding Photo Hangover along with his co-host Dustin McKibben, it is an irreverent look at wedding photography and it is an incredibly funny show! We sat down to talk about some different wedding photography related topics, but he quickly takes over the show, apparently he had his own agenda this week. Connect with Steven: www.weddinghangover.com/ redwoodlane.net bespoketone.com www.Instagram.com/StevenVanElk www.instagram.com/weddingphotohangover Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Gabriel’s YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBhIL_Gmj1hDmTx7oCNHzxA Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
49:03
March 25, 2019
Episode 46 Yen Tran // Local Photographer Spotlight
This week I wanted to do a Local Photographer Spotlight! I love meeting local photographers in my area and talking photo with them, I have been following Yen from EMBLDN Photography for a little while now, her work is really great, and I love how she gets her couples to connect. I asked her to come on this week and talk about how she got into photography and starting her own business! Connect with Yen: www.embldn.com www.facebook.com/embldn www.instagram.com/embldn Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
54:17
March 18, 2019
Episode 45 Eric McFarland // Hot Sauce, Beer and a Wedding Nightmare
I got together with Eric McFarland to talk about his recent transition to Sony, and he shares with us some of his recent experiences. We also share some beers, eat some hot sauce and Eric tells us a nightmare story that happen at a wedding a few years back! First 15min Video of this podcast on YouTube! https://youtu.be/4z2KagrPoYA Connect with Eric: www.The-McFarlands.com www.instagram.com/_themcfarlands_ www.instagram.com/_ericm_ The Godox V1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Emx3ZZlNR3Y&t=35s Yongnuo YN450: https://www.digitalcameraworld.com/news/yongnuo-yn450-android-camera-micro-four-thirds-sensor-canon-ef-mount The Leica Q2: https://www.digitalcameraworld.com/news/leica-q2-is-coming-soon Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
01:34:16
March 12, 2019
Episode 44 Sarah May and Summer Shea // Let's Talk Workshops
Sarah May is a wedding and event stylist who recently started her own workshop for photographers and wedding vendors, Summer is a photographer and an avid photography workshop attendee, we sat down to talk about the good and bad about photography workshops. Connect with Sarah and Summer: www.sarahmaydesigns.com www.instagram.com/sarahmay_designs www.instagram.com/weddinglifesocial www.desertlunaphotobooths.com www.summersheaphotography.com www.instagram.com/summershea www.facebook.com/SummerSheaPhotography Tickets to the next Wedding Life Social Workshop March 30th: https://sarahmaydesigns.com/workshops/joshua-tree-workshop  Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
50:28
March 3, 2019
Episode 43 Heidi Thompson // Evolve Your Wedding Business
On this weeks episode I had the pleasure of sitting down with business strategist Heidi Thompson. Heidi specializes in helping wedding professionals grow their business. On this episode we talked about topics ranging from starting your business, growing your business, why businesses fail and succeed, financial management and everything you can think of! This episode is a treat. I hope you guys enjoy listening as much as I did recording it! Connect with Heidi: www.evolveyourweddingbusiness.com www.instagram.com/evolveyourweddingbusiness Book Recommendations: Clone Your Best Clients - https://www.amazon.com/Clone-Your-Best-Clients-Guesswork-ebook/dp/B071NQR62L/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1549315272&sr=8-1&keywords=clone+your+best+client Profit First - https://www.amazon.com/Profit-First-Transform-Cash-Eating-Money-Making/dp/073521414X/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1549315287&sr=8-2&keywords=profit+first+book Lean Startup - https://www.amazon.com/Lean-Startup-Entrepreneurs-Continuous-Innovation/dp/0307887898/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1549315305&sr=8-3&keywords=lean+startup+book Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
53:53
February 4, 2019
Episode 42 Andy Buscemi // New York Wedding Photographer
I had Andy Buscemi on the podcast this week and I can’t tell you how much great advice is loaded in this weeks episode! We talked about how he sets and adjusts his pricing for his weddings, his views on advertising and marketing and tells us about some of the questions you should be asking yourself when starting your own business. A big thank you to Andy for joining us! Connect with Andy: www.buscemiphotography.com www.instagram.com/andybuscemi www.weddingphotographersunite.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
49:29
January 27, 2019
Episode 41 Eric McFarland // Culling, Associate Shooting, Stolen Equipment and More...
Eric and I got together to do what we love to do most, share some beers and talk photography. On this episode we got together to talk about Associate Shooting, leaving stuff in your car, culling your photos, product announcements and more! Loved hanging out and getting to chat, enjoy this episode! Connect with Eric: www.The-McFarlands.com www.instagram.com/_themcfarlands_ www.instagram.com/_ericm_ Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
01:08:32
January 14, 2019
Episode 40 // Special Requests From Clients
On this episode I discuss a recent request from a client to remain private and not use any of their photos for promotion or social media. My good friend Marcos also asked me about a client requesting some of his photos that he turned Black and White be re-edited in color, but his problem is those photos were over exposed and only looked good in Black in White. Enjoy the episode, I hope everyone is off to a strong start to the new year!  Connect with me:  www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
26:36
January 8, 2019
Episode 39 // 2019 New Years Resolutions
On this week’s episode I go over some of my new years resolutions I have for 2019. These are some of the things I want to accomplish in my photography this next year. I would love to hear what your new years resolutions are for the new year! A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_heade
23:24
December 30, 2018
Episode 38 Dustin McKibben // Co-host of the Wedding Photo Hangover Podcast
I am a huge fan of the Wedding Photo Hangover Podcast, and I have been fortunate enough to get to know the hosts as well as making an appearance on their podcast. Recently Dustin flew in to California to film a wedding, I took advantage of his trip and drove down to San Diego to meet him and get him on the podcast! We talked about outsourcing your work, adding different streams of revenue to your photography and how to run a sustainable business with a future. Give it a listen, its another great episode! Connect with Dustin: www.dustinandcorynn.com www.instagram.com/dustinandcorynn www.instagram.com/dustin_mckibben www.instagram.com/theweddingphotohangover www.instagram.com/bigburrito_creative Luke’s Instagram: www.instagram.com/unscriptedvisuals If you want to hear my appearance on the Wedding Photo Hangover Podcast you can find that here: www.weddinghangover.com/2018/12/ulices-del-toro-wedding-photo-podcast.html Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:03:09
December 23, 2018
Episode 37 Gustavo Caraveo // Photographing My First Wedding
Gustavo Caraveo had the opportunity to photograph his very first wedding. This was an interesting perspective on someone who did not necessarily have the intention on becoming a wedding photographer, but as the opportunity presented itself, it definitely gained his interest. Gustavo is a close friend of mine, so this was a very special for me to able to sit down with a close friend and talk about photography. Connect with Gustavo: www.instagram.com/g_caraveo Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:11:23
December 16, 2018
Episode 36 India Earl - Wedding Photographer/Educator
In this episode I had the pleasure of sitting down to talk to wedding photographer India Earl. Based in Salt Lake City Utah, India has made her impact in the wedding industry establishing her career as a traveling wedding photographer on assignment all around the world. She has also taken what she’s learn to create her own education program for photographers looking to get into the industry. And most recently she has started a kickstarter along with her partner Weston to create the perfect camera harness. Connect with India: www.indiaearl.com www.indiaearleducation.com www.instagram.com/indiaearl Camera Harness Kickstarter: www.kickstarter.com/projects/2014891565/rose-anvil-india-earl-camera-harness Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
39:03
December 9, 2018
Episode 35 Nathaniel Jensen - First year full-time wedding photographer
On this episode of the Wedding Photo Podcast I sat down with wedding photographer Nathaniel Jensen. At the time of this interview his business had recently celebrated one year since he quit his corporate job and made the jump that we all fear/look forward to making. In that one year, he learned how to manage his business, grow a clientele, and start a community for photographers to join, network, attend seminars and learnt o grow their businesses together. He’s got a couple accomplishments under his belt, and he’s just getting started. If you are new to photography, or the business, this episode will definitely give you some encouragement and motivation! Connect with Nathaniel: www.nathanieljensenphotos.com www.facebook.com/nathanieljensenphotography www.instagram.com/nathanieljensenphotography Creatives Collaborative  www.facebook.com/creativescollaborative Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
47:15
December 2, 2018
Episode 34 A Thanksgiving Special with my wife Maria Del Toro
In this episode I sat down with my wife Maria to talk about some of the weddings we photographed throughout the year. We talked about some of the experiences we had throughout the year, the good, the bad. It was fun sitting down with Maria to go over the past year and give thanks to all our couples who gave us the opportunity to photograph their weddings, and also to give thanks our listeners for all your continuous support of this podcast! Connect with Maria: www.instagram.com/mariiadeltoro Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:08:42
November 26, 2018
Episode 33 Associate Shooting
In this episode i talk about associate shooting. We had the opportunity to have an associate photographer shoot a wedding for us on our behalf for the very first time. This is something Maria and I have been talking about for sometime, and it is definitely something we have wanted to add to our packages. Associate Shooting can be a really great opportunity to expand your work and take the next step to a more sustainable business. This is something that is very new to us, so I would really love to hear your thoughts on the subject, if this is something you have tried, or currently offer for your business, I’d love to hear your take on this, or if you have questions of your own, I’d love to hear what they are so we can get a discussion going and see what would be the best way to add this to your business. Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com  www.twitter.com/deltorophoto  www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast  www.instagram.com/deltorophoto  Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
26:12
November 19, 2018
Episode 32 Libby Peterson - Feature Editor at Rangefinder Magazine
Libby Peterson is Rangfinder Magazine’s feature editor, I was fortunate enough to have her sit in on a skype call to get to know her and learn about what it means to be an editor for one of the biggest Portrait & Wedding Photography magazines. If you don’t know about Rangefinder Magazine, they offer the latest news and articles on tips, and advice that can help you progress in your photography and grow your business, and the magazine is completely free. It was really interesting to get some insight on what happens behind the scenes of Rangefinder. Every year the magazine celebrates the community of wedding photographers by selecting 30 up and coming photographers to showcase their work in their year-end issue known as the 30 Rising Stars. We talked about the long and difficult process in selecting those photographers and Libby also gives us some tips on how to reach out to editors to get your work published. Connect with Libby: libby.peterson@emeraldexpo.com www.RangefinderOnline.com www.wppiexpo.com www.instagram.com/rfwppi www.instagram.com/wppievents A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:02:37
November 11, 2018
Episode 31 Steven Van Elk of the Wedding Photo Hangover Podcast Part 2
Steven Van Elk is a wedding photographer/filmmaker from Indiana. He also hosts the Wedding Photo Hangover Podcast with his friend Dustin. Steven and his wife Jenn have been running their businesses for several years now (you can listen to Episode 17 to hear more about how they got their start in the industry) and I had him come back on to the podcast to talk about situations that could arise at a wedding and give us his take on how he would handle some of these situations. We had such a good time talking that I ended up turning this into a two part series. This is a great episode and I hope you guys enjoy it! Connect with Steven: redwoodlane.net bespoketone.com www.instagram.com/stevenvanelk Wedding Photo Hangover Podcast www.weddinghangover.com/ A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:15:41
November 4, 2018
Episode 30 Steven Van Elk of the Wedding Photo Hangover Podcast Part 1
Steven Van Elk is a wedding photographer/filmmaker from Indiana. He also hosts the Wedding Photo Hangover Podcast with his friend Dustin. Steven and his wife Jenn have been running their businesses for several years now (you can listen to Episode 17 to hear more about how they got their start in the industry) and I had him come back on to the podcast to talk about situations that could arise at a wedding and give us his take on how he would handle some of these situations. We had such a good time talking that I ended up turning this into a two part series. This is a great episode and I hope you guys enjoy it! Connect with Steven: redwoodlane.net bespoketone.com www.instagram.com/stevenvanelk Wedding Photo Hangover Podcast www.weddinghangover.com/ A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:13:48
October 28, 2018
Episode 29 Araceli Barbosa of Victoria's Garden Floral Design
Araceli is a professional florist who has made her mark in the wedding industry. She stopped by to talk about starting her business and everything weddings! Her story is very inspiring and serves as a reminder to continue to do what we love, even when it is not so easy, because hard work really does pay off! Connect with Araceli: www.victoriasgarden.org www.instagram.com/victoriasgardenanaheim A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
56:27
October 22, 2018
Episode 28 Jamie Wolfer of JW Coordination
Jamie Wolfer is a southern California Wedding Coordinator. She has been working in the wedding industry for a few years now building up her business and branching out to other medias like youtube to expand her reach. On this episode we talked about how she started her business, and the things she has done to grow and maintain her business. So much great advice and input for you to enjoy on this one! Connect with Jamie: www.JamieWolfer.com www.instagram.com/jwcoordination YouTube: www.youtube.com/jamiewolfer A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
49:15
October 14, 2018
Episode 27 Joey Reger - Wedding Photographer/Filmmaker
In this episode Joey Reger is back to talk wedding filmmaking! We sit down to talk about his approach to wedding cinema, the gear he uses, why he uses it and throwing out tons of great tips for those looking to get their start and enter the world of video! Connect with Joey: www.JoeyReger.com www.instagram.com/joeyreger Mentioned in the podcast www.ColorGradingCentral.com A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
56:11
October 8, 2018
Episode 26 Instagram Tips
In this episode I talk about the importance of Instagram and how it could benefit you as a marketing tool and some tips that might help you. I also answer some questions about wedding photography. A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
22:08
September 23, 2018
Episode 25 Nina and Dom - Apartment 3 Photography
In this episode I sat down with local Redlands wedding photography duo Nina and Dominic from Apartment 3 Photography. It was really great having them over to talk about how they got their start as wedding photographers, what inspired them to make the jump into the business and how they run their business today. They’ve also recently teamed up with another married videography couple to provide both services for couples getting married, so it was really cool to hear about that process and their plans for the future! Connect with Nina and Dom: www.Apartment3Photography.com www.TheTableShare.com www.instagram.com/apartment3photography www.instagram.com/thetableshare Mentioned in the podcast www.instagram.com/sarahrobertsonphotos A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
57:13
September 16, 2018
Episode 24 Cleanup your website, Don't sell your raw images, Nikon and Canon Mirrorless
I was recently asked to critique someones website, so I thought it would be a great topic for this episode! Also, should you sell your raw images? Nikon and Canon came out with some new full frame mirrorless cameras, so we get down on some gear talk as well! A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
37:25
September 8, 2018
Episode 23 Brianna Broyles - The Desert Shootout
On this episode I sat down with wedding photographer Brianna Broyles to talk about growing her business out in the beautiful deserts of Palm Springs. We talked about how she got her start as a wedding photographer, her path to educating photographers and starting the Desert Shootout. She has teamed up with wedding stylist Sarah May to put on this creative content event to help other photographers build their portfolios. Connect with Brianna Broyles & Sarah May: www.TheDesertShootOut.com www.SarahMayDesigns.com www.instagram.com/thedesertshootout www.instagram.com/briannabroyles www.instagram.com/sarahmay_designs A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
58:40
August 15, 2018
Episode 22 Dave Zimmerman
So excited to sit down with my old friend Dave. He's been behind the camera since he was a kid, and grew up working at film houses and camera retailers. He had a lot of great stories to share about the good'ol film days! He is one of my biggest influences, and his passion for photography has always inspired me. Hope you guys enjoy this talk with Dave Zimmerman as much as I did! Connect with Dave: www.instagram.com/davezman A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:16:18
July 17, 2018
Episode 21 Sarah May - Wedding Designer
I had the chance to sit down with Redlands local wedding stylist Sarah May from Sarah May Designs. She recently branched off on her own and has been making a big name for herself within the industry. Not only is she styling weddings, but she's made a name for herself working with several photographers and other vendors to put on some amazing workshops, shootouts and styled shoots. Connect with Sarah: www.SarahMayDesigns.com www.instagram.com/SarahMay_Designs Pinterest: SarahMayDesigns The Desert Shootouts Next Event: 25 August at The Living Desert In Palm Desert Ca. Tickets on sale at www.thedesertshootout.com limited tickets available. Follow www.instagram.com/thedesertshootout for updates and info! A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:15:40
June 28, 2018
Episode 20 Talking Sony, SD Cards, Lightroom and more w/ Eric McFarland
I sat down with my great friend, wedding photographer Eric McFarland. We've been wanting to hangout and just talk photo for a while now, so we got together and just chatted about a bunch of random topics. We have bother been interested in switching over to Sony for wedding photography, so we talked about the new Sony a7iii and some of its features. We talked about some Lightroom tips for editing, time syncing and shortcuts that we use to edit faster and more efficiently. We talked about ways to prevent SD Card errors and how to back up your images. Lots of great topics and stories in this one! Connect with Eric: www.The-McFarlands.com www.instagram.com/_themcfarlands_ www.instagram.com/_ericm_ A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:45:22
June 21, 2018
Episode 19 The Guild Collective Creative Spotlight at The Orange Space
I was recently invited to speak at the Creative Spotlight event hosted by The Guild Collective, an organization that brings creatives, artists and entrepreneurs from all over the Inland Empire together to meet, network and learn from each other. I talked about how we began our wedding photography business and the start of this podcast!
36:29
June 11, 2018
Episode 18 Marcos Perdomo - Wedding Photographer
In this episode I sat down with Marcos Perdomo to talk about second shooting! Marcos has been second shooting for us for over 2 years now and has been slowly gaining his experience through second shooting weddings. He gives us some insight on the do's and don'ts for assisting at weddings, some of the things he does to prepare for weddings and how he has used his experience working for other photographers to push his own business. Connect with Marcos: www.PerdomoPhotos.com www.instagram.com/perdomophotos A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
52:44
June 1, 2018
Episode 17 Jennifer and Steven Van Elk - Wedding Photographers
On this episode I had the absolute pleasure of sitting down with husband and wife wedding photography duo Jennifer and Steven Van Elk! All the way from Noblesville Indiana, we met up over Skype to talk about how they got their start as wedding photographers/videographers/editors! In this episode we dive into a conversation about: - How having good relationships with vendors can really benefit you - How many photos should we be delivering to our clients - How setting expectations with your clients can protect you - Tips for saving time while you edit an entire wedding - The Wedding Photo Hangover Podcast I also take one of my favorite segments from Steven's podcast to ask him about clients asking for raw images. This is an awesome episode and cannot wait for you guys to listen! Connect with Jennifer and Steven: www.jennifervanelk.com www.bespoketone.com www.instagram.comjennvanelkphoto www.instagram.com/stevenvanelk www.WeddingHangover.com A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:34:08
May 21, 2018
Episode 16 Getting The Right Kind of Attention from Potential Clients
In this episode I talk about how important it is to have great customer service. How listening to your clients and personally investing in them will benefit your business and your reputation. A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
16:29
May 9, 2018
Episode 15 Mini Sessions and Speedlites
On this episode I bring up some recent topics requested by some listeners. I was asked to touch on Mini sessions, why we do them, how we do them, and some advice to help organize your own mini sessions. I was also asked to talk about Off Camera Flashes. Mastering your flash is a whole other mountain to climb, but they really are not that hard to learn. I give some advice on how we use our speedlites, and some tips to help you out at your next wedding! A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
36:57
April 27, 2018
Episode 14 Marcela Pulido - Destination Wedding Photographer
I got to sit down this week with Destination Wedding Photographer Marcela Pulido better known as Marcela.jpg on Instagram! We talked about how she got her start as a traveling photographer. She told us how living and working in Yosemite National Park paved the road to her future. She gave us some insight to the lifestyle by letting us in on how she packs for her trips, charges for travel, picks her flights, selects photography locations on the spot all while keeping her clients happy and marketing herself to more potential clients. Its a great look into that mysterious world as a Destination Wedding Photographer! Connect with Marcela: www.mgpulido.co www.instagram.com/marcela.jpg A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
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April 16, 2018
Episode 13 Brett Brooner - Wedding Photographer
On our recent trip to Omaha Nebraska I had the opportunity to sit down with Wedding Photographer Brett Brooner and catch up since the last time we saw each other. We talked about his recent engagement to his girlfriend Carlie and his epic proposal under a waterfall in Oregon. We also talked about his rise to fame as an Instagram influencer, his views on social media today and how he uses Instagram to attract potential clients. He tells us how he manages his own books and his techniques for organizing and keeping track of his wedding clients. He talks about how he made his switch from Canon to Fuji, and what he's doing today to help others build their business through mentor sessions as well as giving us his tips for starting up your own wedding photography business. Connect with Brett: www.BrettBrooner.com www.instagram.com/brettbrooner A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
02:05:21
April 10, 2018
Episode 12 Alex Ortiz - Wedding DJ
In this episode I sit down with Alex Ortiz to talk about how he started his business, growing a team, his marketing strategies. Final Touch Entertainment is Wedding DJ Wedding Wire Couples Choice Award winner for 2017 He tells us how he keeps his business organized using a CRM system, how he has learned from his past experiences, and how not to be afraid to fail.
01:17:42
April 3, 2018
Episode 11 Martha Pimentel - Wedding Photographer
In this episode I got to sit down with my really good friend and wedding photographer Martha Pimentel! She is in her first year of full time photography after taking the leap and leave her respectable career in a fortune 500 company. We talked about attending networking events and working on your social skills. We talked about collaborating with other photographers and vendors to put together styled shoots and how that can benefit your business. Martha has a lot of exciting ventures she is currently involved and it is amazing to watch her grow and progress. Listening to her talk about all of these topics is sure to leave you inspired and motivated to make your next move! Connect with Martha: www.MarthaPimentel.Photography www.instagram.com/marthapimentelphotography Facebook: Martha MP Photography A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:13:25
March 20, 2018
Episode 10 Our Wedding Day Kit
In this episode I talk about what's in our bag! This is the gear we use at a wedding, some of the things we carry with us and why. A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
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March 13, 2018
Episode 9 Must Have Wedding Day Shots
In this episode I go over some tips and tricks on exactly what to shoot during a typical wedding day and how to prepare for it! A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
34:12
March 2, 2018
Episode 8 Jessica Yvonne - Wedding Photographer
On this episode I sat down with Jessica from Jessica Yvonne Photography to talk a little bit about how she started her journey into wedding photography and discuss some tips for all you 2nd shooters out there! You can find Jessica here: www.Facebook.com/jessicayvonnephotography www.Instagram.com/jessicayvonnephotography A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:07:29
February 19, 2018
Episode 7 Joey Reger - Wedding Photographer/Filmmaker
In this episode I sit down with wedding photographer/videographer Joey Reger. He tells his story and how a lucky scratcher changed his life. We talked about his approach to responding to potential clients and all his non-traditional methods to his business! Connect with Joey: www.JoeyReger.com www.instagram.com/joeyreger Mentioned in the podcast www.ColorGradingCentral.com A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:08:33
February 12, 2018
Episode 6 Pricing and Packaging
In this episode I talk about how to set prices and build packages for your wedding photography business! A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
25:09
February 5, 2018
Episode 5 Andrew Manley - Entrepreneur
I sit down with Photographer, Entrepreneur and owner of IE Photo Rentals, Andrew Manley to talk about gear, wedding photography and running your business! This was really fun to record, Andrew is so knowledgeable on many levels so this is a really exciting episode! Connect with Andrew: www.andrewmanley.com www.iephotorentals.com www.instagram.com/andrewmanleycom www.instagram.com/911cooled www.instagram.com/iephotorentals A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
01:43:18
January 22, 2018
Episode 4 Taking On Family Photos After The Ceremony
In this episode I give some tips on how to take on photographing family photos after the ceremony, going over a few ways that can help save time and be able to get all the photos that are important to your couple and also the photos that are important to you! A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
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January 12, 2018
Episode 3 Eric McFarland - Wedding Photographer
In this episode we sit down with wedding photographer Eric McFarland from the McFarlands to talk about how he started his business, how he manages his family/work life, and how consistency plays an important role in your portfolio! Connect with Eric: www.The-McFarlands.com www.instagram.com/_themcfarlands_ www.instagram.com/_ericm_ A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
57:45
January 9, 2018
Episode 2 Wedding Photography Contracts!
In this episode we talk about contracts and how important they are to your business. A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
22:42
December 30, 2017
Episode 1 Introduction to WPTT Podcast
Welcome to the Wedding Photo Podcast! I interview working professionals in the industry to help you find your path through the culmination of experiences in the business. A huge thank you to our Sponsor IE Photo Rentals! Listen to the podcast for a special offer! www.iephotorentals.com Connect with me: www.deltorophoto.com www.twitter.com/deltorophoto www.instagram.com/weddingphotopodcast www.instagram.com/deltorophoto Come join the Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/306218863330763/?ref=group_header
18:21
December 23, 2017