ASPP Special Notice from the Executive Director

ASPP party Kopeikin Gallery PhotoBizCoach Beate

ASPP Membership Now Offering Press Release Submission to 4500 Image Buyers! During the last ASPP event in Los Angeles at the Kopeikin Gallery (picture above) Executive Director Jain Lemos (picture below with me and Lorraine Triolo) filled me in on a great new benefit the ASPP offers to it's

Spread the Word We're Hiring

Please take a look at the enclosed job description and spread the word if you know the right person for this job. It's for one of my coaching clients. The candidate has to be located in Los Angeles and physically show up at the office, so no telecommuting. If it's not for you maybe you know someone

ASPP Community Event Los Angeles

ASPP Foundraiser

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lisa Crockatt Silent Auction Chair / ASPP Member Phone: (310) 213-4352 Email: WEST COAST PHOTOGRAPHY COMMUNITY SWINGS INTO ACTION TO HELP GULF WILDLIFE FUND LOS ANGELES, CALIF.; September 30, 2010: The American Society of Picture

Need To Boost Your PhotoBiz Career?


How to Positively Arm Yourself Against Recession Fatigue From the desk of Beate, the Photography Business Success Coach and the ASPP West Coast Chapter. We invite you to join us on March 13, 2010 to come to S. Pasadena (Los Angeles) for an amazing event. Most of you should know by now that I

Meet ASPP National President M. Masterson

ASPP West Chapter Holiday Party Just this last week I went to the ASPP West Coast Chapter Holiday Party at El Coyote in Los Angeles. There were many familiar faces and a few new ones. Please meet new incoming National President Michael Masterson in this short video: Benefits of the membership

Made Me Look - A Photo Assistant


Great Self Promotion, this time it's an assistant. My little tweet bird came in and told me that was following me. So I checked it out and came across Tim Olsen. Ever so often I come across something that I really like and find worth to point out. I use a real

Julius Shulman 1910-2009

It is with great sadness that I learned this morning that Julius Shulman has passed away at the age of 98. I struggle with finding the right words to describe someone who has done so much for architectural photography. Some say flat out that he invented it, others say that he was the pioneer of

Adobe MAX Conference 2009

Post One: Adobe MAX conference 2009 Welcome to Adobe MAX 2009 October 4–7 Los Angeles, California We are in a software revolution fueled by social networking, cloud computing, and the proliferation of rich media across screens and devices. For four unforgettable days this October, MAX 2009 will

Round Up From the Spring Artwalk At The Brewery

ART WALK AT THE BREWERY Make-Up Artist Tamira Imondi and I went for for a stroll through "The Brewery" yesterday. At a cozy 97 degrees it was a hot event all around and one that drew a huge crowd. Here are some of the interesting people and works that I got to check out. that I want to share with

It's A (Weekly) Wrap

Read on, there is a lot I am covering today as I am going skiing to Whistler tomorrow for the next week and I won't update anything until I am back. If you like what you read, please subscribe to the blog - on your right. I post on many photographer forums the updates but sometimes I worry if they

The Annenberg Space for Photography

L8S ANG3LES Welcome to the Annenberg Space for Photography, celebrating the human condition as seen through the lens of some of the world’s most renowned photographers. For the inaugural exhibit of the Space, we’re pleased to present L8S ANG3LES, a collection of work from eleven celebrated LA