Featured Contributor Michelle Huesgen shares her early lessons learned in this installment of our “What I Wish I Knew” series, chronicling the mistakes and revelations creatives made during their first years in business. We hope you find inspiration (and we’re sure you’ll find some commiseration!) in these stories. Here are Michelle’s top lessons learned from managing her own photography business.
Michelle Huesgen of Untamed Heart Photography is a fine art wedding and portrait photographer based out of St. Louis, MO. Her incredible images are featured in our book The Design Aglow Posing Guide for Family Portrait Photography, available on Amazon and in your local bookstore.
Hi! Tell us a little bit about yourself. How long have you been practicing photography professionally? What was your road like to becoming a photographer?
Hi friends! My name is Alicia from Alicia Lucia Photography. I am approaching my fifth wedding season as a photographer and while my path to becoming a photographer wasn’t always an easy one, I knew in my heart that I was always meant to do exactly this!