The New Orleans/Gulf South chapter of the American Society of Media Photographers will present a seminar on marketing for photographers, led by writer, speaker and consultant Colleen Wainwright, on Tuesday, Jan. 24. The seminar, "Making People Love You Madly: Selling Yourself in a Postmodern Marketplace," will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. at at Professional Color Service in Metairie.
Among the subjects discussed and information provided will be:
- A simple, logical framework that photographers--or any creative types--can use to market themselves more effectively, online and offline.
- Strategies for improving one's social media engagement that can be put to use immediately
- Tips and tools on making websites and their copy more compelling to prospect
- Real-life examples of all the above, including profiles of photographers who are successfully using social media to gain work and attention
Professional Color Service is located at 604 Papworth Ave. in Metairie.