View previously recorded podcast and webinars listed below. Access to previously recorded webinars available only to ASMP members.
LEGAL TALK with Thomas Maddrey: What Type of Business Should I Form? :: An Introduction to Entity Formation for Photographers – March 19th
In this webinar, attorney and ASMP General Counsel Thomas Maddrey will compare and contrast all the different forms your business might take. From Sole Proprietorships all the way to LLC’s and C Corporations, Thomas will help you determine which business entity fits your situation.
LEGAL TALK: Understand New Tax Law with ASMP Counsel and Dallas Attorney, Tom Maddrey of Maddrey PLLC and Gayla McGinnis, President of Dallas Tax Solutions – February 20th
Join ASMP Counsel and Dallas Attorney, Tom Maddrey of Maddrey PLLC and Gayla McGinnis, President of Dallas Tax Solutions, as they discuss the new tax law and how the changes in the law may impact you as a photographer and a small business owner.
ASMP TALK with Jeff Sedlik: Understanding the New Regulations for Group Registration of Photographs – February 15th
With new copyright regulations being put in place on February 20th that revise the rules and requirements for group registration of photographs, Jeff Sedlik discusses What changes; What one needs to comply with the new regulations; and How one can maximize one’s protection under the new regulations. Following the presentation about the new regulations, there is a Q&A with attendees, so view this webinar to learn more about the new regulations, and how the new rules may impact you.
LEGAL TALK with Nathan Hoerschelmann: Ownership of Your Work Once it Gets to the Web – November 29th
Join Attorney Nathan Hoerschelmann for an examination of the challenges to controlling your own images as it relates to the web and fair use.
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ASMP TALK with Carolyn Potts: How to Create A Portfolio Presentation That Works – October 17th
Whether you’re “performing” at a portfolio review event (those 20-minute sessions at events with multiple reviewers) – or you’re showing your book to someone when you’re being considered for a specific project – there are ways to optimize your meeting that could help you eventually land that dream assignment. This webinar will give you 5 tips (probably more!!) on ways to improve your odds of getting some serious attention, be more memorable, and maybe even score that gig.
TECH TALK: Tagging with Henrik de Gyor and David Riecks – September 14th
Henrik and David answer questions and many more audience questions during the Ask US Anything about Tagging Webinar. Learn more about tagging to protect and promote your digital assets.
LEGAL TALK: Non-paying Clients and How to Protect Yourself Before and After with Attorney Nathan Hoerschelmann – August 23rd
While a lot of you may be a photographer because you love photography, you also work to make a living. Little is as frustrating or disruptive to a photography business like a non-paying client. Attorney Nathan Hoerschelmann provides tools and tips for ensuring payment both prior to and following completion of a project. Following the presentation, Nathan opens up the discussion for Q&A.
TECH TALK: Digitizing Photo Archives with Peter Krogh – July 26, 2017
It’s now possible to digitize photo archives with a digital camera, dramatically reducing cost and increasing the speed of the scanning process. Photographers with film archives can now digitize their collections on a scale that was impossible using traditional scanners, or even scanning services. In addition to scanning your own collection, photographers can help clients scan their archives, creating new revenue streams.
Photographer, writer, filmmaker, publisher, and consultant, Peter Krogh discusses digitizing photo archives in this TECH TALK. Following the presentation, Peter opens up the discussion to include a Q&A with webinar attendees.
TECH TALK: Keywording Alternatives for Photography with Henrik de Gyor – June 28, 2017
Whether we look through our office or on a website, metadata is considered a need in order to find digital photographs in a timely manner today. Henrik looks at the challenges photographers face with adding metadata to digital photographs in order to make these more searchable and sellable today. He will also look at some alternatives by comparing human-generated keywording services and machine-generated image recognition available today.
TECH TALK: Promoting Your Work on Instagram – May 17, 2017
ASMP Executive Director, Tom Kennedy, introduces ASMP Pros – Mark Meyer, Alaska Chapter President, and Hannele Lahti former Washington DC Chapter President for a discussion about how they are currently leveraging Instagram to promote their work. Learn more about promoting your work on Instagram.
TECH TALK: Rights Management with Henrik de Gyor – April 19, 2017
Consultant, podcaster, and writer, Henrik de Gyor addresses Rights Management. Diving into the world of Rights Management, Henrik discusses the standards, services, and technologies that can help enforce, track, monitor, and monetize rights for many creative and media professionals. The Tech Talk discussion looks well beyond copyright and Digital Rights Management (DRM), and Henrik opens up the discussion to include a Q&A with webinar attendees.
LEGAL TALK: Contracts with Nathan Hoerschelmann – March 29, 2017
ASMP Executive Director, Tom Kennedy, and ASMP Legal Advisor and Seattle Attorney, Nathan Hoerschelmann, discuss the various elements of a contract that photographers are presented with on a daily basis when negotiating agreements with clients or other parties in the freelance forums of the still and motion industries. Learn how to recognize the difference between a good and a bad contract.
ASMP TALK: Freelancing with Todd Bigelow – February 21, 2017
In the 90 minute webinar, ASMP Executive Director, Tom Kennedy, interviews LA-based freelance photographer, Todd Bigelow, about the many issues – building a portfolio, making client connections, licensing, protecting your works – facing freelance photographers in today’s fast-paced, tumultuous times. Following the one-on-one interview, Tom opens up the discussion with Todd to include a Q&A with webinar attendees.
LEGAL TALK: Works for Hire with Thomas Maddrey – January 8, 2017
Photographer and Dallas attorney, Thomas Maddrey, will address “Copyright and Works for Hire” in this Strictly Business webinar. Mr. Maddrey will discuss issues related to copyright and works for hire, followed by a Q&A with webinar attendees. Members are invited to submit topic-related questions prior to the webinar, so that Mr. Maddrey can address issues of concern to ASMP members during the presentation. Pre-webinar questions can be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org. Read Mr. Maddrey’s recent Strictly Business blog on Works for Hire.
TECH TALK: Drones with Sally French, The Drone Girl – December 7, 2016
Named one of Fortune Magazine’s Most Influential Women in Drones, Sally French discusses how photographers and filmmakers can incorporate drones into their work, explains the legal landscape of drones and how photographers, what qualities to look for when purchasing a drone, and important safety features.
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Business as unUsual
This webinar series focuses on the business side of the photo business. From marketing and sales to pricing and negotiating, we provide the experts, you provide the questions. Members and non-Members can register for live webinars and get online access to recorded webinars.
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