7 Sports Photography tips inspired by Coach Beilein!

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Photographing sports for Mgoblog is fun, Basketball is just -pardon me- over the hoop for me. Ace and David are great folks to work with...And, I would have never guessed that the orange ball could take over my European love for real Football (aka Soccer). The reason? Coach Beilein. Seriously, he is amazing - I am not talking much about his coaching ability - But his very active, graphic and energetic way of living the ga...

Tips: 5 ways to help your friend's business

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A few days ago, I gave a ride to Chris, one of my best homies in Ann Arbor. Through our conversation, he asked me how my business was doing and if he could do anything to help.  It was very kind of him. Since his question, I have been thinking about a few things that we can do to help our Artist Friends (or Small Business Friends) without too much commitment. EncouragingI might seem silly but people rarely encourage ...

Do we really need to complain to get more clients?

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(Please enjoy some random and not related pictures!)​The internet is amazing - Definitely! But I will never understand the people who seem to always complain about everything. One of the big trends is to complain about our clients. Why are people more attracted to those kinds of blogs? I think it is truly silly. Yes, as everybody in my ten years of career I have met some very special clients: Difficult, demanding, d...

4 tips that built my career

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Year after year, I meet new photographers eager to become professional.And for years, I never reveal how it is easy to become a pro - Truly easy. Here are 4 of my best tricks that have helped me build my career. 1) My Frenchness! I ALWAYS deny that my accent sounds French. It is a trick, if you deny it people will automatically believe that it is REAL. A real FRENCH accent? In fact, this is a huge lie: I am from ...

#8 benefits of film photography

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People often ask me why I still shoot film when I am fully equipped with digital. I am not going to compare digital vs analog simply because both are reliable and truly different:Art is beautiful because each individual brings their own ideas and creativity to develop their sensibility. In photography we are so lucky to have so many ways of sharing our vision of the world. Both are different experiences with beautiful re...

Marc-Gregor Campredon