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Free resources and practical tools to help you not only build a successful senior photography business but help you become THE go-to senior photographer in your area!

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I am passionate about helping others

and become the go-to senior photographer in their area!

can still remember the days of dreaming of a business where I was able to specialize in the genre I loved, seniors.  I saw other photographers in my area photographing weddings and babies and families but I didn't see anyone photographing seniors.  I knew there had to be a market in my area for this genre and I was determined to find it.  I wanted to give people something better than the traditional yearbook photo.  I spent tons of hours searching for information online to help me create a senior portrait business.  I remember trying to learn and figure things out on my own through lots of trial and error.  And I remember wondering if I would get any senior clients.  But deep down I knew I could do it and that I was going to make this dream happen.

In the last 8 years, I have been through many ups and downs in my business.  There have been times when I have doubted myself, wondering if I was a good enough photographer, and thinking how in the world am I going to make this work.  Trust me, wherever you are in your business, I have been there.  I believe in you and I am cheering you on!

Through lots of hard work, hustle, trial and error and learning, I have been able to build a business that is THE GO-TO senior photography business in my area and create a market for seniors where there wasn't one when I first started.  And I have created Seniorologie to be a resource for all the things I have learned along the way in order to help you avoid the mistakes I made, cut through the years of trial and error and create a business that is successful.

With a passion for helping others and a heart for education, I want to provide you with honest, practical information, tools and resources that you need to create a profitable senior photography business.  I truly want to see you succeed so let's get started with some free resources below!

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educational courses

for the senior photographer

Online courses designed specifically with the high school senior photographer in mind to help you grow a successful and profitable business and become the go-to senior photographer in your area...all from the comfort of your own home!

educational courses

the social media academy

For the Senior photographer

A complete step-by-step guide to planning and executing a social media strategy for the senior photographer. What to post, when to post and why to post to create relationships with potential clients and convert them into actual clients.

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the Spokesmodel
academy

for the senior photographer

Have you had a model program but it didn't work the way you thought it should? Or have you tried to start one but didn't know how? The Senior Model Academy is your guide to what works and what doesn't, how to make money and book your calendar with paying models, how to advertise, plan, execute and maintain a successful senior model program.

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the senior photography academy

for the senior photographer

The ultimate, all inclusive course that goes through every aspect of building a successful senior photography business! From marketing to social media to model programs to posing to giving your clients the best experience, this course has it all! Everything you need as a senior photographer in one course! 

coming soon!

Listen to the podcast

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for free, weekly education and honest conversation all about senior photography

"Leslie is so real and reminds us we are not alone! She is so encouraging and I look forward to each new episode!"

- Katie

Conference 12

Conference Twelve is an in-person, three-day conference specifically for senior photographers who want to learn and grow their senior photography business as well as find a family of support and friendship.

This 3-Day Conference has 12 speakers teaching different topics that are important for the senior photographer to run a successful business.  The conference is limited to 50 attendees to give everyone a chance to get one-on-one time with speakers as well as be able to connect with other attendees without feeling overwhelmed.  

The conference kicks off with a fun welcome party to meet the speakers as well as the other attendees.  Mornings are spent learning in a classroom style environment while afternoons are spent participating in styled photo shoots lead by speakers to give all attendees hands-on experience as well as beautiful images for their portfolios.  Topics covered include editing, posing, client workflow and communications, marketing, senior model teams, branding, blogging, lighting and more.

In addition to the classroom time and photo shoot time, attendees are given some downtime to allow for casual conversations and bonding with speakers and other attendees.  Lunch is provided daily as well as amazing swag donated by our sponsors.

The learning continues in the Conference Twelve private Facebook community long after the in-person event is over.

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"Seniorologie has been my go-to resource for all things senior photography since I decided to specialize in seniors!  I attended an in-person event hosted by Leslie and it literally changed my business!"

- Jennifer