Team sports photography can be a lucrative business, but it is also one of the most fiercely competitive genres in the business.
Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) October 9, 2007
New Book on Sports Photography by James Williams Released by Amherst Media Now Available. James Williams is a photography studio owner whose dedication to diversification and creative marketing has helped his business to thrive--even in a very challenging marketplace. Now available is Master Guide for Team Sports Photography. Williams is also the author of How to Create a High Profit Photography Business in Any Market, also from Amherst Media. http://www.amherstmedia.com/miva/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Product_Code=1850&Category_Code=
"Team sports photography can be a lucrative business, but it is also one of the most fiercely competitive genres in the business." In this book, James Williams shows you how to ensure the best-possible images by improving your lighting, posing, and capture techniques. You'll also get pointers on developing exceptional people skills and effectively managing massive shoots with school districts and sports leagues.
You'll also get an inside look at the steps you must take to land the assignments you're after, how to prepare for picture day, how to add novelty products to your offerings, how to price your work, and how to deliver images that kids and parents will love. Armed with this information, you'll be able to expand upon an existing portrait base or specialize solely in this unique and rewarding field.
Amherst Media with noted author and professional photographer James Williams provide a comprehensive look at all aspects of photographing sports teams -- from selecting and using equipment to processing and presenting the images while building a client base -- this reference proves indispensable to any photographer looking to expand their repertoire or branch out into a new profession. Professional guidance covers topics ranging from working with school administrations and coaches to the keys to capturing subjects in motion. Chapters on creating attractive, salable group packages and forming a distinctive business plan are also included. A must-have book for any photographer and studio thinking of adding this exciting genre.