Wednesday, November 25, 2009



WILD SORBET CUSTOMERS: Sign up before Dec. 1st and get an additional $50 off. Just mention Wild Sorbet when requesting a registration form.


Francypants Academy is an {Online Mentoring Course} for beginning and advanced photographers who want to make their photos and their business STAND OUT in a digital world.

"Francypants Academy was KEY in helping my business go from "nice friend with a camera" to "high end custom portraiture." Kelli revealed all of her business secrets and did not hold anything back. It was a great investment!"
~Melissa Englebright, Melissa E. Photography


{What you get}
8 jam-packed Lessons; 4 Photo/4 Business= TONS of juicy info
Personal critique of your images and assignments
2 years of access to Francypants Academy's private forum with other classmates, past 2009 graduates, and occasional guest speakers
2 personal phone consultations: one at the beginning and one at the end

{What you don't get}
Kelli-cloned-- she wants you to become the best YOU!
Technical advice

You will also receive:
Kelli's personal "Investment Guide - Where to Buy for your Biz" with hundreds of dollars in coupons from her favorite vendors!
Kelli's daily "Mom-preneur Schedule" (how she juggles it all)
A mailed copy of Kelli's "Fluff n' Stuff" welcome packet & pricing catalogue that she mails to each new client
Kelli's workflow checklists for individual clients, sales & packaging
Bonus lesson on organization and time-management
Kelli's signature "Mama-razzi class" outline

Classes begin January 4th 2010 & continue until March 1st. Spaces are limited to the first 10 photographers who register to ensure personal attention.
Lessons Include:
~Making your images and business standout in a digital world
~Defining your style and using it to develop your portfolio
~How to pose your clients without making them look too posed (or cheesy)
~Helpful hints when photographing newborns, children, teens, couples & families
~Capturing emotion and the personalities of people you don't know
~Styling a session using a "wandering wardrobe"
~Simple photoshop tips to enhance your images
~Pricing yourself right.
~Getting organized regardless of your "right-brain" tendencies
~Managing and valuing your time
~Balancing work & family (i.e. keeping your sanity & the beds made)
~Finding the right clients and keeping them
~Creating the ultimate client experience
~How to rock at online or in-person sales
~Inexpensive marketing ideas that work
~The Power of the 6 "P"s
~Basic indoor & outdoor lighting
~Creating killer composition
~Creating a consistent brand
A successful photography business requires:
50% excellent images
50% brilliant business sense
Kelli will help you with both!
For more info check out
WILD SORBET CUSTOMERS: Sign up before Dec. 1st and get an additional $50 off. Just mention Wild Sorbet when requesting a registration form.

Wednesday, March 25, 2009


Monica Sigmon and Michael Taylor
8 hours

April 26: Burbank, CA
April 27: Costa Mesa, CA
April 28: San Diego, CA

Wish you could master lighting...........anytime, anywhere?
Want to elevate your image?
Struggling with how to balance it all?
Get ready for an experience like no other!
CALL Today! 1-800-348-8732
or go to:

Monday, March 16, 2009

Florida School of Photography
May 31 - June 4, 2009
A great School in a GREAT place. It is held in Daytona Beach, FL!!!
Click here for more info Florida School
Want to read first-hand experience? READ THIS file:///C:/Users/Tana/Documents/The%20Florida%20School%20Experience%5B1%5D.htm

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Knowledge For You

This section is dedicated to share sources for knowledge and inspiration that we find out about. We come across many photographers with unbelievable talent and are anxious to share their experiences and ideas. These photographers are speakers and teachers that we have selected to sponsor and feel they bring a tremendous amount of inspiration to the industry.

Keep checking back...we will update this frequently

Sarah Petty

Discover innovative marketing ideas from Sarah and her staff . To learn more go to Also, make note of her speaking engagements with TRIO! (Sarah and Vicki & Jed Taufer). It's worth checking out.

Beverly and Tim Walden

  • Templates for our 18x36 crib frame and 15x30 changing table frame. Get them at Go to products and then "Wall Art Templates"
  • Marketing U. Check out the Seminars tab to find out where Bev will be speaking.

Lori Nordstrom

Sandy Puc'

Vicki Taufer