DWYWR #18: Lainey Reed- Self Value, Wedding Photography, and Working Your Way Up / by Jordan Hefler

Do What You Want Radio | A Podcast for Creatives, Hosted by Jordan Hefler

In this episode, I interview Lainey Reed, a professional photographer about having self value, shooting in the wedding industry, and working your way up to establish yourself and your business.


  • Graduating from art school and pivoting to doing more client based work

  • Knowing your worth and when/what to charge

  • Working from home and being flexible

  • Client experience and why deposits are important

  • Being determined and motivated

  • Self structure when owning your own business

  • Having boundaries with your clients

  • Educating your clients on how the experience is expected to go

  • How being active physically has lead to being more motivated in your business

Visit www.laineyreedphotography.com and @laineyreedphotography for more of Lainey
Visit www.jordanhefler.com and @jordanhefler for more of Jordan