Finding Focus is a podcast for photographers who are balancing parenthood with creative entrepreneurship, hosted by wedding and family photographer Lynn Shapiro. Join her as she interviews guests and discusses all things photography, parenthood, running a creative business and finding ways to navigate that elusive “balance” we all seek.
06: Elena S Blair - Embracing the Term Mom with a Camera
Today’s guest on the podcast is Elena Sanchez Blair a lifestyle family and newborn photographer, and educator, based in Seattle, Washington.
05: Jai Long - On Balance, Mindset & Pricing.
Today’s guest is Jai Long, a wedding photography business coach and wedding photographer based in Melbourne, Australia. We chat about Jai's Six Figure Business Map, why he started it and how business has changed his life.
04: Jo Greenfield - Infertility & Her IVF Journey, and Adding Filmmaking to your Photography Offering.
Jo Greenfield is a wedding photographer and filmmaker based in the Lake District in the UK. Jo is also mum to 18 month old Finn and in this episode we chat about her IVF journey to pregnancy and her experiences around that. We also chat about how she added filmmaking to her photography offerings, her foray into drone-work and how she runs her business offering both photo and film to her couples.
03: Rebecca Carpenter - Her Journey to Motherhood, Giving Birth During a Pandemic & Keeping it Real on Social Media
Today’s guest on the podcast is Rebecca Carpenter, a UK & destination wedding photographer.
Rebecca recently had her first baby and and we discuss her birth during Covid times and which came with its fair share of drama. We also chat about struggles with infertility and having to run a photography business while dealing with those challenges. She shares some great Social Media tips and how to make instagram work for you and your business.
02: Anni Graham - The Importance of Nourishing the Creative Side of Your Photography Business
Anni Graham is an elopement photographer and soon-to-be mom. Anni tells us about her pregnancy experience so far and how she is preparing her elopement photography business for her baby. We also discuss her education platform, Immersed Education, which is launching online soon.
01: Nicola Dixon - How Digital Products Can Help You to Maximise Your Income and Save Time
Today's guests is Nicola Dixon, a UK-based wedding photographer, educator and launch strategist. We discuss creating and launching digital products and how they can help you streamline your business and give you more time.