Make Shooting Product Photos and Videos Easy with This 3-Axis Gimbal

Capture dynamic, exciting footage wherever you go. November 6, 2019 2 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. Don’t look now, but vacation time is just around the corner. Whether you’re planning a big ski trip this winter, doing a destination Christmas, or traveling to warmer climes for winter break, you will probably want to document your adventures. Regardless of what you use to take photos and videos, you can improve the quality with the Hohem iSteady Multi: 3-Axis Universal Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer. This handy 3-in-1 gimbal is built for digital compact cameras, action cameras, and smartphones (if you don’t want to splurge on a camera), making it easy to shoot photos and videos in different ranges and […]

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Meet Nick Onken, the World Traveler Behind the ‘GQ Style’ Photos of Some of the Biggest Brands, Celebrities, and Entrepreneurs on the Planet

Be aspirational but authentic and relatable to your audience. November 4, 2019 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this series called Member Showcase, we publish interviews with members of The Oracles. This interview is with Nick Onken, a personal brand photographer who gets results for entrepreneurs. It was condensed by The Oracles. Who are you? Nick Onken: I capture “GQ style” images for entrepreneurs who want to elevate their personal brand and connect with their audience deeply through visual storytelling. I’ve photographed celebrities like Justin Bieber, Usher, and Jessica Alba and entrepreneurs like Tony Robbins and Lewis Howes. I’ve also worked on global advertising campaigns for megabrands like Nike and Coca-Cola. What are you more skilled at than most people in the world? Nick Onken: My style is what I call “Elevated Realism,” which captures the highest version of someone in a photograph and […]

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Why Photography Is Your Best Shot At Garnering More Leads

Maybe you’re stellar with words. You’ve been writing on your company blog for a while. But you’re not seeing much return for your time. Your store is well organized and slick. Your ads speak volumes. And yet you’re selling few items. What gives? What are you missing? If you’re on your cell phone right now, pick it up. Turn it over. Is there a camera lens there? That’s what you’re missing. When a relevant image is attached to information, people will retain 65% of the information as opposed to the 10% they’d retain otherwise. That’s a 650% increase! Wouldn’t you like to get that kind of engagement? I figured so. Here’s why you need photography in your marketing strategy. 1. You Can Put a Face to Your Brand Who is the face of the United States? The President. Who is the face of Tesla? Elon Musk. How do you know […]

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This DJI Pocket Camera Features 4K Resolution and an Integrated Gimbal

This 4K camera and stabilizer takes crystal-clear photos from any angle. July 15, 2019 2 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. Finding the right photos to represent you and your business is trickier than it sounds. Professional stock photos require pricey subscriptions, and that’s hard to justify when you’re on a tight first-year budget. Pro-level videos will set you back even more. The best way to capture your vision for your company? Take your own photos and videos with the DJI Osmo Pocket Handheld 3 Axis Gimbal Stabilizer with Integrated Camera. It’s a snap to use — it might even turn you into an aspiring filmmaker or photographer. The DJI Osmo combines a crisp 4K camera with […]

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Learn to Snap and Edit Professional Photos With These Courses

Make your website and marketing collateral stand out with The Learn to Become an Expert Photographer Bundle. July 10, 2019 2 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. You’ve probably heard the tired phrase “a picture is worth a thousand words” more than a thousand times — but the web has made it truer than ever. The visual components of your website and branding have to be on point if you want to stand out from the seemingly endless competition. If you want to get your company’s photography and graphic design up to snuff, you’ll have to take a deep dive into photo composition and editing. The Learn to Become an Expert Photographer Bundle covers all the bases […]

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This New Polaroid Takes Retro Photos in a Snap

Add a vintage vibe to your office with this new camera. July 1, 2019 2 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. The way you decorate your office can have a huge effect on your mood — and your productivity. Bland hues like beige, gray and white can induce feelings of depression, while pops of red and yellow can invigorate and enhance creativity. If you’re just starting out with a new company or a fresh office space, you might night have the funds to do an office makeover just yet. Luckily, you can still create a welcoming, energized environment with well-placed accessories. The Polaroid OneStep 2 Camera takes vintage-style photos in color for a one-of-a-kind office vibe. This […]

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Learn How to Turn a Profit With Photography

Expert Kevin Kubota teaches you how to turn a hobby into a new gig. May 4, 2019 2 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. There’s no denying the importance of visuals in your advertising and marketing. Amazing photos are key when you’re creating your website or sharing company posts on social media. They grab attention, and high-quality photos give a greater air of professionalism to your site and posts. If you’re already a photography hobbyist but don’t know how to turn your passion into cash, Kevin Kubota’s Start and Grow Your Photography Business class will set you on the right path. Kevin Kubota was named one of the “Top 10 Wedding Photographers in the World” by American […]

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Want a Billion-Dollar Brand? Invest in Quality Photography.

Kylie Jenner has taught us that a picture is worth more than a thousand words. It can also help you build a billion-dollar company. August 24, 2018 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. What can the youngest self-made soon-to-be-billionaire, Kylie Jenner, teach aspiring entrepreneurs about the importance of quality photography? Everything. Related: This Ad Agency Head Spends Half His Time Taking Photos for Instagram. Here’s Why He Doesn’t Consider It a Side Hustle. If there is one thing the Kardashian/Jenner tribe can teach us all about creating a successful luxury lifestyle brand is the noticeable impact of imagery on social media. Taking some the best photos of the simplest items and posting, while luring customers in to make impulse purchases on their merchandising, has been the key of the extension of the Kardashian/Jenner brand and influence. Today, there are influencers on Instagram who make a living […]

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