I’ve been doing professional photography for a few decades. When we’re a vendor for a company you see “it all”. These organizations will go to great lengths to earn referrals from their clients, but they often forget about the vendors.
I was recently working with a professional model who needed a new portfolio. In discussion she was telling me about her daughter. Her 6 year old has shown an interest in ballet and she was thinking about enrolling her daughter in classes soon. I enthusiastically told her about a dance company in her area I had just worked with.
I was in that dance studio for half a day and I saw the strong community that had been formed between the owner, the teachers, the parents, and (most importantly) the children. When I was working wit