Archive for the 'ReaderProfile' Category

New Hampshire Realtor Using Elevated Photography And Elegant Tours

May 28th, 2013

After having been in this business and seeing so many agents just don’t seem to pay attention to online marketing, I just love to find Realtors like Link Moser in NH that do a great job of marketing listings online. Last July I did a post on the tours that Link uses. Very elegant and inexpensive. […]

The Baddest Real Estate Machine On Wheels!

May 6th, 2013

I’ve done a post about Pennsylvania Realtor, Jeffrey Hogue before, but Jeffrey and his bucket truck are such a special story I think the occasion of Jeffrey re-painting the truck is a reason to feature him again. When is the last time you saw a real estate agent that believed strongly enough in marketing and photography that […]

Real Estate Photography Business Success In Tampa!

April 21st, 2013

Regular PFRE blog readers have heard me talk about Peggy Taylor in Tampa, FL ( here and here). Peggy has been keeping me updated on her business status for the last several years because back in the spring of 2011 I noticed that she was charging $99 per shoot. I started asking questions about her […]

Real Estate Photography Success In A Small Town Market

March 10th, 2013

In talking to readers I find that success stories of other real estate photographers (see the ReaderProfile Category of blog posts) can be illuminating and motivating for those in the process building a business. Since I got in touch with the fact that building a real estate photography business is more difficult outside the large metro […]

PFRE Reader Mike Gardner Photographs Howie Mandel Home in Malibu

February 4th, 2013

Mike Gardner, Malibu Realtor, photographer and PFRE reader says, “a reason to have good photos for Malibu listings is you just never know when The Today Show is going to call asking for permission to use the photos for todays segment after speaking to the listing agent”. Apparently in the Malibu market The Today Show […]

Congratulations Peggy Taylor: FastPix Photography Services For Real Estate

August 8th, 2012

If you’ve been a PFRE reader and/or a PFRE flickr group participant for the last few years you probably already know Peggy Taylor in Tampa, FL. I’ve featured Peggy several times in the last couple of years (here , here and here) and she has been an active participant in the PFRE flickr group for several years. Yesterday […]

A New Property Video From iCandy Multimedia of A Cove House in Kilmarnock, VA

March 13th, 2012

James Schuler of iCandy Multimedia showed me his new  property video yesterday that he shot of a Hugh Jacobsen designed Cove House in Kilmarnock, VA. What a great property! This is an innovative way to combine stills and video into a property site for a awesome property. James used to work in the TV business and got a tired […]

Real Estate Photography In Poland By BlackBee Home Marketing

March 4th, 2012

Lukasz (Lucas) Cichowlas of Blackbee Home Marketing in Poland is taking an innovative approach to real estate photography and home sale sales compared to other traditional Polish real estate agents. Lucas describes his business as follows: I’m 26 years old and I’ve started job as real estate agent 2 years ago. In the beginning I didn’t […]

Meet Terry Burger Another Real Estate Agent That Understands Photography and Video

March 2nd, 2012

Terry Burger, a North Atlanta real estate agent has been a PFRE reader for about a year. Terry’s hobby is photography and video and he says he’s a big fan of Scott Hargis’s ebook and video series on lighting interiors. Terry says: I took all the photos in this video/tour myself using Scott’s techniques (though […]

A Real Estate Photography Report From The Far North- Getting to a Shoot on Skis

February 27th, 2012

Karl Inge Punsvik, of Narvik, Norway sent me some skies for the PFRE sky library. Karl is an advocate of sky replacement because he says he says he doesn’t see much real blue sky. Just for a geographic reference Narvik, Norway is  North of Iceland, farther north than Nome, Alaska and just across the Norwegian Sea from […]

Meet Nick De Clercq: Helping To Spread The Use of Great Real Estate Photography in Europe

January 23rd, 2012

This last weekend when I was getting lots of feedback on my first try at moving the PFRE blog to a new theme. Nick De Clercq, a brokerage owner and real estate photographer in Gent, Belgium suggested the Magazine style theme that I’m currently testing on the PFRE test blog. I’m liking Nick’s suggestion much […]

Meet Jeffrey Hogue Pennsylvania Realtor That is Passionate About Photography

January 11th, 2012

Last night Jeffrey Hogue a Pennsylvania Realtor sent me some photos of his bucket truck that he has painted to promote himself as a listing agent and photographer. When is the last time you saw a real estate agent that believed strongly enough in marketing and photography that they would go out and buy a […]

Husband and Wife Real Estate Photography Team Success In Brisbane

November 1st, 2011

I heard from Cam and Laura yesterday, a husband and wife real estate photography team that operate Urban Images in Brisbane, AU. Cam and Laura are celebrating their fourth year in the real estate photography business this month. Here’s how Cam and Laura describe their success: I just wanted to drop you an email to share […]

Some Stunning Images of Rancho del Eliseo by David Eichler

October 24th, 2011

David Eichler of Daly City, CA sent me a link to his blog where he has two of really stunning images of a shoot that he did recently of Rancho del Eliseo. Nowadays every like someone sends me I hit it with my iPad to check to see if the images are visible because there […]

Artez Photography: Another Real Estate Photography Success Story

October 20th, 2011

I like to feature as many success stories as possible. Here’s another successful real estate photography business that involves the whole family. This is a real estate photography family if there ever was one. It consists of Alberto and Mia Dominguez (Mom and dad), Pam and Mandy (oldest daughters) and Santiago and Gabby (younger teenagers). […]