All posts by Nannette Patridge


Trimming the Fat: Tips For Staying On Budget

For producers, one of our biggest responsibilities is to manage the budget on shoots. This takes resourcing, planning, flexibility, creativity — and the ability to anticipate and adjust in moments notice.


Casting Call: How To Find Models For Your Shoot

Casting the right talent for your photo shoot is a crucial component of every job. Following some basic (but vital) steps will help ensure that you find the perfect person—because the wrong one can ruin your shoot.

Keep Your Client Happy: Six Essential Tips For Managing A Photo Shoot

Question: What are some production strategies for managing medium to large shoots? When it comes to managing any type of shoot, you need two things: organization and a strategy. As the size of the shoot increases, so do the complexity…