Join photographer and educator Twyla Jones as she shares stories and strategies from creatives and masterminds to inspire photographers to live a more creative, productive and balanced life. Whether you want to learn tips and tricks for your photography business, hear from those who have found ways to maintain work-life balance or gain wisdom on overall health and wellbeing, this podcast is for you.
Maximize Your Efficiency with Jessica Whitaker
If you're stressing about how to do it all and adapt to the constantly changing features in social media and how to get yourself out there, you need to pause, and just listen for a minute. It's not about perfection - it's about knowing your audience and just getting started. This episode is packed with tips on everything from where to get your film developed to production values for various forms of online video and reels. Have your notebook ready for this one!
Revealing your inner voice by giving up on social media clout with Steve Mendes
Have you ever wished you could just strip away all of the trappings, go back to the absolute basics, start over and just reveal your raw, vulnerable self? No Photoshop, no worries about how many likes or followers you have - just simplicity and honesty and beauty. Steve Mendes started his career as a photographer in the fashion world - big shoots, makeup and fancy cars and entire teams - and then he stopped.
In pursuit of balance, inspiration and creativity with April Lawrence
April Lawrence is the master of balance - she's a military spouse who has honed her craft while moving across the world the last several years, finding her voice and improvising with what she has available (during COVID-19 lockdowns in two countries, no less!)
Embracing your flaws to flourish as a photographer with Teri Hofford
Teri (she/her) describes herself as a body image coach and boudoir photographer, but she does SO much more! Join us as we discuss how our own body image affects our client work, rejecting the idea of Photoshopping ourselves and our clients, and how educating ourselves and our clients about the psychology of body image can change lives.
Dropping out to achieve success and fulfillment with Chinelle Rojas
Think you need an expensive college education to be successful? Self Portrait Queen Chinelle Rojas and I discuss how our college experience let us down and that pursuing your passion on your own time can lead to far greater success and fulfillment.
The Battle of the Artist vs. Social Media with Ryan Muirhead
I discuss and argue with Ryan Muirhead about the struggles artists face using social media to promote themselves and get their work seen.
I began following you, Twyla, not knowing how popular you were about a year ago and now I’m blown away by your podcast! I look up every artist, follow most photographers but when I listened to them Chinelle Ro it bubbled my long time desire to self portrait then I saw the website and thought how many amazing photographers you interview who inspire and encourage!! 5 big stars!!
big fan of having twyla and guests with me on my daily walks! so much info to soak in! woohoo!
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Twyla is such an incredible host and thanks for bringing all these photographers and videographers here to share their knowledge.