Do you want to know the secrets to winning big? We talk why you should be a business owner first.
Today’s show is with Jerry Ghionis a world renown award winning wedding photographer. He talks about why you should be a business owner in photography, not a photographer in business.
Widely regarded as one of the top five best wedding photographers in the world, Jerry Ghionis is based in Melbourne, Australia and Beverly Hills, California and travels frequently on international photography assignments and speaking engagements. With the flair of a fashion designer and the ingenuity of an architect, his style can be described where vintage glamour meets contemporary fashion. Renowned for his creativity, he not only has the ability to capture the natural magic on your wedding day but he creates magic of his own. His natural love and empathy for people creates powerful visual story telling. Jerry Ghionis’ theatrical and iconic images have redefined modern wedding photography. In 2013, he was named as a United States Nikon Ambassador. And he was the first Australian named in the first ever list of Top Ten Wedding Photographers in the World by American Photo magazine. Jerry was also named as the Australian Wedding Photographer of the Year by the AIPP. Jerry is also proud to have won the WPPI (Wedding & Portrait Photographers International) Wedding Album of the Year for a record eight times among his long list of accolades and WPPI included Jerry in their Top Five Wedding Photographers in the World. In 2011, Jerry was also named by PDN magazine as one of the top photography workshop instructors in the world.
Take Away Tips:
-Why awards and being ‘famous’ is meaningless,
-Decide what your progressive goal is and base your decision on what’s best for you,
-Your biggest genius is your biggest flaw,
-Why it’s important to be a business owner in photography not a photographer in business.
With thanks to our friends at Video Pixie for sponsoring this episode.
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What are YOUR take-away tips? What nuggets did you learn? Add your comments below…