I’m Destiny Tillery, a full-service maternity and newborn photographer in Brandon, MS. Since 2008. I have photographed countless families and more than 1,000 newborns and have loved every moment of it! Not only that, but I also get to mentor other photographers as they succeed in their own business, through The IPS Made Easy Photography Podcast, Mentorships, "The Serve to Sell IPS System" online course, Mentorships and a free online photography community.
Pull up a seat and get comfy! Check out everything the Destiny Tillery Blog has to offer, from tips and tricks on how to prepare for your upcoming session; to providing advice on how to manage your work and family life in your own business. I’m so glad you’re here!
The Importance of a Year End Review While the importance of a year end review may not seem as fun and exciting as other aspects of a photography business, it is still important. Finishing out the year with time to evaluate, analyze and reflect on what is working and what needs to change can save […]
Are You Ready for In Person Sales? Do you wonder if in-person sales photography is for you? Maybe you are curious about it, but want to learn more about it to see if it’s right for you. Perhaps you know something needs to change, but you’re little bit afraid that of going all in on […]
BLACK FRIDAY SUPER SALE GOES LIVE FRIDAY, 11/26/2021 AT 6AM! I’m so excited to bring to you my first ever Black Friday Sales Event. Never in the 13 years of being in business have I offered anything even close to this! I’m so thankful for all of you, my beautiful and loyal clients, and wanted […]
The Importance of Gratitude Do you need a refresher on ways that you can have an attitude of gratitude? Gratitude is important in your personal life and also in your business. Starting in your private life will allow gratitude to spill over in other areas and even grow your business. We all want to work […]
A Step by Step Guide Ever wonder what goes into doing a view and order appointment? In our IPS facebook community I’ve heard the need loud and clear for a step by step guide for running a view and order appointment. For photographers transitioning to an in person sales model this can be a scary […]
Offer Limited Model Calls Determine a specific number of model call applicants that you are going to be accepting. Make the number of clients to be accepted known and celebrate the ones that you choose. This makes them feel grateful for being chosen and also builds value around the overall experience. Create A Sense of […]
Want to Have a Jam Up Black Friday Sale? Want to make the most of Black Friday by creating an offer for your photography business? It’s definitely a time that clients expect to spend money and you have an advantage over other promotion or sales. You have a relationship with your client and your sale […]
I recently had the pleasure of meeting a new family and photographing their sweet boy, Brayden! He was such a snuggly and chill little fella. If his session is any indication of his personality as he grows, his parents are in for an easy treat! Grandma came to his session, too, and was absolutely radiating […]
What is the Pricing Formula is and What it is Not? The pricing formula isn’t a deep dive into what you should charge for your collections, a la carte menus or products, but there is a free resource available for you here. The pricing formula is more of a general guidepost for income goals, boundaries […]