Monthly Archives: August 2017

Episode 006 – Templates and Darkroom



It’s a giveaway!  Listen to hear how you can receive two Darkroom template sets exclusive to Strike A Pose customers for free until September 22, 2017!  Knowing how to work with templates in Darkroom is paramount to continued success and expanding your brand.  This week I talk about the importance of working with templates, whether you are a beginner or if you are an advanced owner looking to broaden your template library.  Template store links, as well as graphic editor links, are included in the PDF document below to help you get going.

Template and Graphic Editor sites


Episode 005 – The 72-hour Checklist



This week I talk about using a checklist to prepare well in advance for your events.  Preparation is often the deciding factor between success and failure at an event.  I go over a standard checklist to follow starting 72 hours before an event.  Below is a PDF file of that checklist to help bet you started.

72 hour checklist

Photo Booth Emergency Kit (in case you missed it)


Episode 004 – Camera Jargon



This week I talk about some important camera terms.  Aperture, shutter, and ISO.  What they mean, and how to work with them to get the best pictures from your photo booth.  Mastering these three settings will enable you to deal with any changes in your lighting situation.

We also have a GIVEAWAY this week!  Send us an email by clicking on the Send Us A Note button in the top menu and you will be entered to win a FREE copy of Tom Ang’s book Digital Photography Essentials.


Episode 003 – Common Technical Problems



This week our episode is a little bit longer in length as I discuss some of the most common technical issues that can crop up during an event.  I begin with listing items to build your “emergency kit” to keep with the booth.  You can download a PDF of that list below:

Photo Booth Emergency Kit

Tom Ang’s Photography Basics Book:

Basics of Digital Photography with Tom Ang


Episode 002 – It’s Your Business, Own It



You’ve started your own business.  Now it’s time to own it.  In this episode I talk about the necessity of learning the core fundamentals (basics) of your business, as well as the importance of educating yourself on the components of your booth.  To aid in that endeavor I am providing the following links to valuable external resources:

Windows 10 Operating System Basics

Basics of Digital Photography with Tom Ang