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The Ali Rae Haney Blog

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As a prior English teacher, I love telling each of my couple's love story. Each story is unique and in a culmination of love and a little planning, the wedding day brings that love to life in front of family and friends. As a lover of heirlooms and legacies, it's a joy to be alongside each of my couples as they create memories that will last forever for their children and grandchildren!

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3 ways to create heirloom-worthy images on your wedding day

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A same day slideshow is just what it sounds like. On a client’s wedding day, you create a slideshow of 10-15 images from earlier in the day. It is oh so worth it and it sets you apart.

The Benefits of a Same Day Slideshow


February 24, 2021

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Office Organization

I think it’s partially because I am a compulsive planner and partially because my birthday is at the beginning of the year. So my new year coincides with the new year and it is a very cleansing, evaluative time of year for me. I love starting with a clean slate with clear goals and plans […]

End of the Year Tasks to Prepare for a New Year

December 22, 2020

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‘Tis the season of giving! And our clients should be no exception. While gift giving is not my love language, I sure do enjoy finding the perfect gift for others, especially during the holiday season! When executed well, your client can feel taken care of, seen, and appreciated, but also it can serve as a […]

3 Ideas for Client Christmas Gifts


December 1, 2020

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Wait…a pre-booking workflow? Yes, a pre-booking workflow. Before a client even books you, you need to have a system in place about how you respond to inquiries. Questions to ask yourself: Am I sending a pricing PDF? Am I sending a pricing link on my website? Am I sending pricing at all? How am I […]

The Importance of a Pre-Booking Workflow

September 29, 2020

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First, let’s explore what I mean when I say “client experience.” So a client experience is the string of actions that occurs from before the client is even yours through booking to the preparation for the session to the session itself to post-session and gallery delivery, and possibly beyond. Those actions are important: responding to […]

Client Experience & Branding


September 1, 2020