The Beginner Photography Podcast

460: Scott Wyden Kivowitz - Capture More, Edit Less: Lightning Fast Photo Editing with Imagen AI

April 02, 2024 Raymond Hatfield
460: Scott Wyden Kivowitz - Capture More, Edit Less: Lightning Fast Photo Editing with Imagen AI
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The Beginner Photography Podcast
460: Scott Wyden Kivowitz - Capture More, Edit Less: Lightning Fast Photo Editing with Imagen AI
Apr 02, 2024
Raymond Hatfield

In today's episode of the Beginner Photography Podcast, I chat with photographer Scott Wyden Kivowitz about harnessing AI to revolutionize your photo editing, freeing up valuable time dive deeper into creativity and business growth.

The Big Ideas:

  • Embrace Change for Creative Freedom: AI tools like Imagen AI can automate the mundane, leaving you with more time for creativity.
  • Learn from the Past, Leverage the Future: Understanding film's discipline enhances your appreciation, but AI's speed and ease can transform your workflow.
  • The Ethical Use of AI is Empowering: Using AI to edit isn't cheating; it's smart business, letting you focus on shooting and final touches.
  • Personal Development is Key: Stay curious about emerging tech. Tools like Imagine can adapt to personal styles, helping you evolve.

Photography Action Plan:

  • Explore AI Editing Tools: Sign up for Imagen AI's free trial at https://imagen-ai.com/ to familiarize yourself with automated photo editing and experience how it can expedite your workflow. Select a recent batch of photos and use Imagen AI's profile to edit them, observing the time you save and the quality of the output.
  • Enhance Your Photography Skills: Dedicate time each week to practice shooting in different lighting conditions to understand your camera's capabilities and how to adjust settings for the perfect shot. Analyze your photos post-shoot to identify areas for improvement, then apply those insights to refine your technique in your next session.
  • Leverage AI for Business Efficiency: Implement AI note-taking software in your client meetings to ensure you capture all requirements without losing focus on the conversation. Reinvest the time saved by using AI tools into marketing efforts or client engagement to grow your photography business.
  • Educate Yourself on the Evolution of Photography: Delve into the history of photography, including the discipline of film, to deepen your appreciation and understanding of the craft's foundations. Experiment with different styles and techniques from history, then fuse them with modern technology to create a unique aesthetic in your work.
  • Invest in Continuous Learning: Subscribe to photography podcasts and join online photography communities to stay informed about the latest trends, tools, and techniques to continually evolve your craft. Set aside regular intervals to review and practice what you've learned from these resources to integrate this knowledge practically into your photography projects.

Resources:

Grab your free 52 Lightroom Presets at
http://freephotographypresets.com/

Transform your Love for Photography into Profit for FREE with CloudSpot Studio.
And get my Wedding and Portrait Contract and Questionnaires, at no cost!
Sign up now at http://deliverphotos.com/

Watch the Free Maximizing Mini Sessions Video training and start earning money with your camera!
https://beginnerphotopod.com/minis

Connect with the Beginner Photography Podcast!


Thanks for listening & keep shooting!

Show Notes

In today's episode of the Beginner Photography Podcast, I chat with photographer Scott Wyden Kivowitz about harnessing AI to revolutionize your photo editing, freeing up valuable time dive deeper into creativity and business growth.

The Big Ideas:

  • Embrace Change for Creative Freedom: AI tools like Imagen AI can automate the mundane, leaving you with more time for creativity.
  • Learn from the Past, Leverage the Future: Understanding film's discipline enhances your appreciation, but AI's speed and ease can transform your workflow.
  • The Ethical Use of AI is Empowering: Using AI to edit isn't cheating; it's smart business, letting you focus on shooting and final touches.
  • Personal Development is Key: Stay curious about emerging tech. Tools like Imagine can adapt to personal styles, helping you evolve.

Photography Action Plan:

  • Explore AI Editing Tools: Sign up for Imagen AI's free trial at https://imagen-ai.com/ to familiarize yourself with automated photo editing and experience how it can expedite your workflow. Select a recent batch of photos and use Imagen AI's profile to edit them, observing the time you save and the quality of the output.
  • Enhance Your Photography Skills: Dedicate time each week to practice shooting in different lighting conditions to understand your camera's capabilities and how to adjust settings for the perfect shot. Analyze your photos post-shoot to identify areas for improvement, then apply those insights to refine your technique in your next session.
  • Leverage AI for Business Efficiency: Implement AI note-taking software in your client meetings to ensure you capture all requirements without losing focus on the conversation. Reinvest the time saved by using AI tools into marketing efforts or client engagement to grow your photography business.
  • Educate Yourself on the Evolution of Photography: Delve into the history of photography, including the discipline of film, to deepen your appreciation and understanding of the craft's foundations. Experiment with different styles and techniques from history, then fuse them with modern technology to create a unique aesthetic in your work.
  • Invest in Continuous Learning: Subscribe to photography podcasts and join online photography communities to stay informed about the latest trends, tools, and techniques to continually evolve your craft. Set aside regular intervals to review and practice what you've learned from these resources to integrate this knowledge practically into your photography projects.

Resources:

Grab your free 52 Lightroom Presets at
http://freephotographypresets.com/

Transform your Love for Photography into Profit for FREE with CloudSpot Studio.
And get my Wedding and Portrait Contract and Questionnaires, at no cost!
Sign up now at http://deliverphotos.com/

Watch the Free Maximizing Mini Sessions Video training and start earning money with your camera!
https://beginnerphotopod.com/minis

Connect with the Beginner Photography Podcast!


Thanks for listening & keep shooting!