How I Killed It In A Bankrupt Economy Thriving In Any Environment
Delivering A High Energy
Senior Photography Experience
Shawn Lee will tell the story of how he thrived and exploded his business in Detroit at a time when the city was and still is the nation's largest municipality ever to go through bankruptcy. He will also share the strategies he innovated and used. It takes innovative thinking, relationship building, the creative use of photography skills and a NO QUIT, NO DIE ATTITUDE to build a niche that will thrive no matter the environment or economy.
From shoot to post production to final sale, Shawn will go through everything that makes him relevant to his clients and potentials. He'll do live shooting techniques that anyone can manage, show you simple post production techniques and workflow to help you process more high school seniors while keeping the photos amazing, hence heightening your bottom line. Shawn will also talk strategies for getting the best out of a sales session, so you don't leave money on the table. If you're not ready, you betta' get ready! This will be the hottest stuff on the planet! ROCK THAT!
About Shawn Lee
Shawn Lee is the founder and owner of Shawn Lee Studios in Southfield, MI. Shawn is a photography instructor for Schoolcraft College in Livonia, Michigan, the diversity lead for the Professional Photographers of America(PPA) and is the CEO/President of PPA's newest national affiliate called the Multicultural Association of Professional Photographers(MAPP) . He is the founder of The ROCK THAT Photography Conference & Tradeshow which hosts 500 photographers from around the country for 3 days of high level instruction in Detroit, MI.
Shawn is a featured speaker for Miller's Professional Imaging, on the speaker selection committee for Imaging USA Conference, director of photography for TEDxDetroit, signed author with Amherst Media and just recently has been named head photographer and lead visual story teller for Rebrand Cities, an initiative partnered with Wordpress.com to put 10,000 small businesses on the grid globally.
You'll often hear Shawn say, "MONEY!" or "BRING THE PAIN!", and most recently...“ROCK THAT!”, which are his energetic terms for making life happen. He approaches photography, his love for people and his numerous community service initiatives very much the same way... with a great deal of enthusiasm.