BTS, Educational, Motivational, Video

“How to stay motivated as a freelance videographer” webinar with B&H photo

This week I streamed a live webinar for B&H Photo about, “How do I stayed motivated as a freelancer?” I get asked this question a lot. During the pandemic in England, where I am based, we are back in our 3rd national lockdown, so work can feel harder than normal and a lack of motivation…

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Educational, Motivational

I meet so many incredible womxn that tell me they suffer from imposter syndrome.

So what is imposter syndrome? Imposter syndrome is an overwhelming feeling that you don’t deserve success. It convinces you that you are not intelligent enough, creative, or talented.  Can you believe that? There are womxn who have worked for years crafting their talent and skills they believe they don’t deserve it? It’s crucial to remember…

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Motivational

Don’t shy away from your uniqueness

You might not believe me, but people have called me weird so so many times. I have been called obsessed because I’m passionate about the things I love. I have been called uptight for having self-respect. I have been called anti-social because I’m comfortable being in my own company. The list goes on! I used…

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Educational, Motivational

Finding comfort in discomfort

Each time that you put yourself out there, each time that you try something new you are taking a risk… That’s nothing profound we all know that there is no growth in your comfort zone.. so you’ve just got to take your pick.. You either risk it or you stay the same.. If you fear…

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Educational, Motivational, Photography

How I learned to stop obsessing and just get the job done.

Attention to detail is brilliant in a lot of circumstances, however, can also be incredibly time-consuming. Have you ever finished a project and then been hung up on one tiny detail that has stopped the project from being complete? This is when you need to pause and examine what is really going on. Ask yourself:…

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Educational, Motivational, Video

What to do when it’s not working

What to do when it’s not working…   Let’s be real, at some point or another in your videography journey you’re going to get stuck.   Your editing software will crash. (we’ve all been there) You might feel you don’t have enough clients. You might feel uncreative.You might have days where you doubt yourself and your skillset/knowledge – ‘can…

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BTS, Educational, Motivational

A truth about being an Entrepreneur.

Today is #NationalEntrepreneurDay!  There’s a glamorous side of being an entrepreneur that everyone aspires to… The truth is, the day in the life of an entrepreneur is never the same or easy and it’s a lot of hard work. My thought process goes a bit like…  ‘I’m excited!’ “This is hard!” “ITS WORKING!” “I messed…

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Educational, Motivational

Does anyone else do this?

Does anyone else do this? Compare yourself to people who have been working for years to get to where they are today? The others with the “overnight success” or immediate results have been at this longer than you have. They have had more time to grow and build to get where they are today. Everyone…

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BTS, Educational, Motivational

What its like being a woman videographer in a male-dominated industry.

I always get asked what it’s like being a woman in such a male-dominated industry.     It was something I never even thought about when starting as a videographer, however after working in the industry it was a big wake up call.   I do get a lot of comments when filming which I can laugh about now,…

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