I love seeing students of mine become highly successful photographers, so here’s a story I just had to share with you.
I got an email a few weeks ago from a former customer who wrote:
“This is Christopher Descano. About a year and a half ago I purchased your portrait course online. I have taken your advice and teaching to heart and I have slowly progressed to the number one headshot photographer in Philadelphia.”
I immediately thought: A year and a half to go from novice to the number-one headshot photographer in a big city? That’s impossible! (Turns out it took him closer to three years. But still…)
Then I took a look at his website. Wow! Now I believe it. He is doing great work!
It always thrills me (and humbles me) to see a former “student” doing better work than I have ever done. Not only are his headshots absolutely top-notch, we can all learn a lot from the way he is running his business.
I wrote him back to see if I could share his story with you. Here is what he had to say: (more…)