Accounting Software for Photographers

As a CPA (Certified Public Accountant), I’m often asked what type of software I would recommend for a business.  Before I can answer that question, I need to know some things about the business, and how involved in the day to day accounting the owner would like to be.  When looking at accounting software for photographers, the questions and answers are generally the...

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When Is Photography Not Photography?

Current Trends With so many advances in technology over the years, it’s become easier than ever for photographers to influence how their images are portrayed as a final product.  In today’s digital age, photographers have total control, from the moment they press the shutter, to that time when they upload the pictures to their website or have them printed for a...

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2012 Model Tampa Bay International Auto Show

Hey gang, had a great time at the 2012 Model Tampa Bay International Auto Show at the Convention Center over in Tampa today.  The show goes until Sunday, so head out there if you have the chance. They had everything you can imagine at this year’s show.  Of course they had new models. The Ford Mustang Boss 302…. Special Edition Camaro, painted by Renowned...

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Don’t Take More Pictures… Take Less Pictures

The Beginning When you bought your first “real” camera (you know… the kind that had more buttons on it than Captain Kirk’s control panel), you were eager to fire off award winning images.  Images that would wow your friends, co-workers, the squirrel in the oak tree outside your front window… anybody other than your mother, who just may have a bit of a biased...

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How To Go Pro with Photography – Start-Up Business and Tax Considerations

You’re Ready For several years, you’ve been taking pictures.  Your images have varied from your kid’s soccer games, fireworks on the Fourth of July, sunflowers in the backyard, and your cousin’s wedding across the country.   With each year, your work has kept improving, to the point that everyone that now views your images tells you that you should be selling...

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