Aglow Blog

Read industry insights and creative business education for running your professional photography studio.

How to Win $500 for a 30 Second Opinion

In return for your short, fun, sharable video expressing your opinions of Design Aglow, we'll give you $500 of shop credit, to use any way you want. 

 

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In return for your short, fun, sharable video expressing your opinions of Design Aglow, we'll give you $500 of shop credit, to use any way you want. 

 

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New Large-Format Frames

You asked we listened! We are proud to offer large-format Framed Prints in 30x3030x40 and 40x30 sizes that feature a new wide profile molding for all Design Aglow's signature frame styles!

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You asked we listened! We are proud to offer large-format Framed Prints in 30x3030x40 and 40x30 sizes that feature a new wide profile molding for all Design Aglow's signature frame styles!

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How Family Portraits Boost Your Child’s Self-Esteem

One of the hidden but powerful aspects of family photography that moms and most photographers rarely consider is how it can help us raise children with stronger confidence in their own worth and abilities. Psychologists and experts have done some work in recent decades exploring the link.

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One of the hidden but powerful aspects of family photography that moms and most photographers rarely consider is how it can help us raise children with stronger confidence in their own worth and abilities. Psychologists and experts have done some work in recent decades exploring the link.

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8 Ways to Sell An Album to Every Client

Back in the day, wedding albums were the big thing. In fact, they were the only thing. My sister’s wedding album contains her 40 favorite images and…that’s it. No proofs. No negatives. Definitely no cloud storage. Just one leather-bound album with gilded pages and a handful of matted portraits. Needless to say, things have changed a bit. Now, 40 images would be typical for a family portrait session, while wedding clients expect to walk away with hundreds and hundreds of images -- preferably stored on a tiny USB drive, ready to be posted instantly on social media.

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Back in the day, wedding albums were the big thing. In fact, they were the only thing. My sister’s wedding album contains her 40 favorite images and…that’s it. No proofs. No negatives. Definitely no cloud storage. Just one leather-bound album with gilded pages and a handful of matted portraits. Needless to say, things have changed a bit. Now, 40 images would be typical for a family portrait session, while wedding clients expect to walk away with hundreds and hundreds of images -- preferably stored on a tiny USB drive, ready to be posted instantly on social media.

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How Posing Can Take You from Faux to Pro

Here are 5 simple ways to take your posing to the next level and produce stunning, striking images every time.

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Here are 5 simple ways to take your posing to the next level and produce stunning, striking images every time.

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