Full Time Real Estate Photographer

Full Time Real Estate Photographer

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Photographing Real Estate. One room at a time. Real estate photography business information, best practices, and gear recommendations. We cover all topics for beginner and experienced real estate photographers. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/realestatephoto/support


E27 - What Gear to bring to a photoshoot?
Jun 25 • 99 min
This episode is about all of the basic equipment you will need to get a real estate shoot done. We talk about the specific gear, how to use it, and so much more! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/realestatephoto/support
E26 - Listener Question - I raised my prices, and my client’s stopped calling me! What do I do?
May 21 • 33 min
This episode answer’s Angel’s question about a new issue that he has been dealing with. Angel raised his prices during a busy time of the year, and now he is finding that his old client’s aren’t calling back anymore. I answered Angel’s question, and a…
E25 - The “I’ll give you so much business” promise, and why it’s always a lie
May 10 • 36 min
This episode is all about those awkward conversations we might have where some potential clients try to promise you that they will be bringing you so much new business, that you should give them a discount, or worse. You can find the Full Time Real Estate…
E24 - Listener Question - Camera, lighting, and starting your Real Estate Photography business
Apr 22 • 37 min
We got a few questions sent in by the great and powerful Michael Hirakami. I answer his questions about the camera he is using, whether he needs to upgrade, other gear that he could use, and even answering some questions about upgrading and investing in…
E23 - Photographer Trainee Interview - Madison
Apr 14 • 40 min
I got to sit down with a brand new photographer trainee and talk about his experiences. Madison has had a lifelong passion for videography, and now he is working in my business as a Full Time Real Estate Photographer. We talked about how he got the job,…
E22 - Hiring Staff
Apr 6 • 68 min
This episode is all about how bringing on employees can help you make quantum leaps in your photography business. We talk about growth oriented goals, the need to build a team in order to reach those goals, and the A->Z approach for growing your business…
E21 - How will you know when to finally go full time?
Mar 20 • 43 min
This episode is about the tipping point that many photographers reach. When you start as a hobby photographer, enthusiast, or maybe even if you are taking some part time work already, when it it time to make the leap to go full time? In some cases, you…
E20 - Booking fees, and Getting PAID in Advance
Mar 11 • 43 min
This episode is all about how I implemented booking fees, minimum charges for photoshoots, and how it all works. You can find the Full Time Real Estate Photographer book here: https://amzn.to/2rrWmmO Pelican Cases that I recommend for your Gear; (SMALLER,…
E19 - Real Estate Portfolio - how to make, share, and what to look for when updating your Real Estate portfolio shots
Mar 3 • 40 min
In this episode we are going over your real estate portfolio. It’s important to have one, and they might not be as difficult to pull together as you might think. In addition to talking about what a portfolio is and how anyone can make one (even if you…
E18 - Offices (Do I even need one?)
Feb 23 • 47 min
In this episode I talk about the importance of offices for real estate photographers. It’s not always for the reasons that you may first think, but offices can be very useful in your business. I talk about setting up and working in a home office, finding…
E17 - Video
Feb 15 • 55 min
This is all about adding real estate video to your business. I go over what I am using, how I am using it, and offer some advise on how you can do this too! In the episode I mention my instagram feed, which you can find here: @tomvargeletis I also mention…
E16 - Client Interview - Keishla
Feb 7 • 50 min
I had the chance to sit down with a client of mine in her office and talk about how she found her real estate photographer, what her experience was with working with that photographer, and so much more about the real estate photography experience from a…
E15 - Photographer Interview - Mauricio
Jan 31 • 45 min
Had the opportunity to talk with Mauricio, a new photographer getting his start in Real Estate. We talked about editing, gear, and a few tricks that will help Mauricio, and any new Real Estate Photographer work faster and make more $$! You can find the…
E14 - How to price my services, and Should I buy Matterport? (Podcast listener question)
Jan 16 • 56 min
This episode is all about answering Justin Chew’s question on pricing and on whether or not a Matterport camera is worth it. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/realestatephoto/support
E13 - Gear Management/Organization
Dec 29, 2018 • 42 min
Here we are talking about how we pack, tote, and manage all of the stuff that we need as real estate Photographers. You can find the Full Time Real Estate Photographer book here: https://amzn.to/2rrWmmO Pelican Cases that I recommend for your Gear;…
E12 - Client Interview - Matt Witte
Dec 17, 2018 • 55 min
In this episode I met with a long term client of mine, Matt Witte. We talk about the importance of professional real estate photography, how client experience plays into his opinion of the overall service and more! I also announce my newly published book,…
E11 - The BEST Camera’s For Real Estate Photography?
Dec 12, 2018 • 22 min
Here we expand on the ideas from episode 1, and talk a bit about two camera and lens combinations that are great options for beginner real estate photographers, or even pro’s who like to work on a budget. Got another update at the end of the episode!…
FTREP - E10 - Client Interview - Kristin Weekley
Dec 3, 2018 • 22 min
Had a great opportunity to sit down with a client right after a photoshoot, we had a great discussion about how a real estate agent makes decisions about working with real estate photographers. Even how new photographers can get clients! If you would like…
FTREP - E9 - Pro Tips
Nov 26, 2018 • 52 min
Got a list of pro tips here for any full time real estate photographer to keep in mind and use in their business. Throughout the many photoshoots that you do, you pick up on some interesting ideas that help make your life easer, and here are some that you…
FTREP - E8 Getting Paid
Nov 19, 2018 • 28 min
This is all about how we get paid, when to send invoices, how to do it, what forms of payment to accept, why, and how letting invoices slide can get you in A LOT of trouble. Always happy to get some questions, comments, and feedback. You can contact me…
FTREP - E7 - Your Gear’s Cycle of Life
Nov 14, 2018 • 42 min
Photographers need stuff, but nothing lasts forever. Learn about the process of running your business with gear in a way to prevent failures on the job, and keep your stuff up to date. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/realestatephoto/support
Full Time Real Estate Photographer - E6 - How to work with Tech Challenged Clients
Nov 5, 2018 • 36 min
Ever had a client who against all reason could not access files or use your photos? We cover many ways to deal with this, and a special technique for dealing with common questions without loosing valuable time in your day. Some clients will always have…
Full Time Real Estate Photographer - E5 - Law of diminishing returns
Oct 27, 2018 • 38 min
Here is one of the most important laws when it comes to buying equipment and investing in your business. Learn how sending more money doesn’t always give you a proportional increase in the return that you are getting. Added some housekeeping items at the…
Full Time Real Estate Photographer - E4 - Websites
Oct 17, 2018 • 31 min
This episode is all about websites for your real estate photography business. How can you Make More Money, and spend less at the same time with a website? Listen to the podcast to find out! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/realestatephoto/support
Full Time Real Estate Photographer - E3 - Getting clients
Sep 28, 2018 • 47 min
If you are going to be a full time real estate photographer, you are going to need a system for getting new clients on a regular basis. This episode is all about doing that. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/realestatephoto/support