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Online shopping junkie, Oreo Lover, Photographer, Educator and Speaker

meet the educator

Terri Baskin started her photography career photographing weddings over 7 years ago. In that time, she has developed her style of photography that has allowed her to attract her dream clients. Since 2015, Terri has been educating other photographers and creative entrepreneurs through conferences, workshops and one-on-one mentoring. Terri has been recognized in local and national online and print publications such as Martha Stewart Weddings, Essence, TheKnot, Washingtonian Weddings, Black Bride Magazine, Munaluchi Bride Magazine and the NY Times. Terri has developed a referral-based business and serves up to 25 wedding couples each year.


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PAST AND UPCOMING

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

As someone who maintains a full-time career, while managing a full-time wedding schedule, Terri has experienced first hand that you have to have a solid understanding of yourself and your business in order to keep your sanity. Whether it's sharing how to do both or helping you define your "Frosting", Terri pulls from her corporate side to talk to groups and share her business experiences in a way that's realistic and relatable!

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PAST AND UPCOMING

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

2018: Stand Out to Booked Out Summit- February, Online
Bonus Speaker “What’s Your Frosting?”

2018: Creative Launch Summit- January, Online

“Side Hustle Secrets: Growing a Business while Maintaining a 9-5”

2017: Showit United- November, Tempe, AZ
Break-Out Session: “Side Hustle Secrets: Growing a Business while Maintaining a 9-5”

2017: Showit United- November, Tempe, AZ
Five Minute Fuel: “What’s Your Frosting?”

2016: Showit United- November, Tempe, AZ
Shoot Leader: “Natural Lighting for All Skin Tones”

2016: BlackBride- DC Bridal Brunch- May, Washington, DC
Panelist: “Wedding Planning Q&A”

2015: WeSpeak Conference- October, Atlanta, GA
Panelist: “Vendor Collaboration on Wedding Days”

2020: The Reset Conference- Lexington, KY
Keynote Speaker- “What’s Your Frosting?: Finding Ways to Stand Out in a Crowded Market”

2019: Creative 24/7 Online
"How to Wow- 3 Ways to Rock Your Client Experience"

2019: Creative at Heart Conference- June, NC

Keynote Speaker- “What’s Your Frosting?: Finding Ways to Stand Out in a Crowded Market”

2018: Creative at Heart Conference- November, NC 
Breakout Speaker- “What’s Your Frosting?: Finding Ways to Stand Out in a Crowded Market”

2018: Showit United- November- Tempe, AZ

Keynote Speaker- “Mastering Your Mix: How to Attract and Wow Dream Clients”

2018: Showit United- November 2018- Tempe, AZ
Styled Shoot Leader- “Desert Glam: The Art of Shooting High-End Weddings”





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Interested in having Terri speak at your upcoming event?
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WHAT'S IN MY BAG?

Quick Tips

I'm often asked what equipment I use for my sessions and weddings. While each lens and light are used in different scenarios, I am happy to share a list of the equipment that I typically carry on a wedding day. If you have additional questions or want one-on-one time, please consider a Mentoring session!

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WHAT'S IN MY BAG?

Gear


Cameras:
NIKON D750

ACCESSORIES:
HOLDFAST STRAPS
BLACK RAPID STRAPS


FLASHES:
FLASHPOINT R2
FLASHPOINT AD200

MAGMOD:
MAGSPHERE
MAGGRIP
MAGGRID
MAGSHOE



BAGS:
THINK TANK AIRPORT NAVIGATOR
ONA BRIXTON




LENSES:
NIKON 50MM 1.4
NIKON 58MM 1.2
NIKON 60MM 2.8
NIKON 85MM 1.4
NIKON 24-70MM 2.8
NIKON 70-200MM 2.8




MENTORING FOR CREATIVES

One-on-One

Everyone has to start somewhere in this business. Whether you are just getting started or you feel like there is something that you've seen me share that you would love to learn more about, I am happy to provide one-on-one mentoring for creatives. I've made mistakes on this journey, and I've learned from them to prevent you form making those same mistakes. Let's connect to see how I can help!

learn more

• Many of us are in a place where we either aren’t ready to leave our 9-5 or some of us may enjoy what we do and have no current plans to pursue our  side hustle full-time, and that’s okay!

• Together, we uncover ways to increase your success in business while working a “day job”

• This workbook serves as a guide for managing both, as well as a way to hold yourself accountable!

TIPS FOR GROWING YOUR BUSINESS WHILE MAINTAINING A 9-5

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Side Hustle Secrets

FREE EDUCATIONAL CONTENT

"Terri, Terri, Terri!!!! Thank you!!!! You don't know how much this has helped me! You have a gift girl and more people need to hear you! Thank you for not only being a friend, but also for helping me with growing my business since relocating to a new state! Thank you!" 

Candice Wright

“Thank you for sharing your talents with us, Terri! I've taken so many pointers on ways to better manage my business and client experience. Also, I have really put thought into my "Frosting" and how I can stand out in a crowded photography market. ”

Abbey Domond

In Their Words

"Terri, Terri, Terri!!!! Thank you!!!! You don't know how much this has helped me! You have a gift girl and more people need to hear you! Thank you for not only being a friend, but also for helping me with growing my business since relocating to a new state! Thank you!" 

Candice Wright

“Thank you for sharing your talents with us, Terri! I've taken so many pointers on ways to better manage my business and client experience. Also, I have really put thought into my "Frosting" and how I can stand out in a crowded photography market. ”

Abbey Domond

In Their Words

BUSINESS BOOKS THAT I LOVE

This book is a great lesson in discipline and making daily choices that will give you the outcome you desire.

why i like this book

Education

This book changed my thinking and helped me realize that I don't need to overanalyze every decision there is to make.  It gives practical steps to a mind shift change.

why i like this book

This book is a great read for understanding how ego can be the very thing in the way of us excelling on our journey.

why i like this book

This book reminds me to think about ways to make my business and my client experience stand out in the minds of my clients and potential clients.

why i like this book

This book is such an easy read with so many quick motivating messages from the world of advertising. The scenarios and quotes can be easily applied to any creative outlet. 

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This book explains how the people working under your brand should also be equipped to be able to give their best.  If you consider yourself a leader, check this book out.

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MY FAVORITE RESOURCES

Website platform that uses drag and drop to create stunning websites.

SHOWIT

Education

Fast and easy culling software.  It's how I select the images to keep and edit from each session or wedding.

PHOTO MECHANIC

The editing software that I use for faster and efficient editing.

LIGHTROOM

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I use this to select and prepare my images for blog posts.  Images can also be labeled for SEO purposes.

BLOGSTOMP

Client Management System that tracks invoices, contracts and client communication.

honeybook

Online Gallery system that displays images beautifully. It's also how I deliver my clients files.

PASS PLUS

Online storage and back-up of my important files.

dropbox

I use this to select and prepare my images for Instagram posts.  Images can also be labeled for hashtag purposes.

plann

It's Amazon, duh!  I make the most of my prime membership for orders that I need and want quickly!

amazon prime

This is the online tool that I use for my my clients to proof their wedding album.  It allows them to make notes on each page that I can see on my end.  It streamlines the album design process.

album exposure

Fast and easy album design software. I'm not sure how I made it before this!

smart albums

I use this for addition editing should I need it for my photos.  I use the CC version of Photoshop to keep up with the most recent updates.

adobe photoshop

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