Today we’re welcoming Liz Koston of Liz Koston Photography on the podcast. Liz is a fantastic elopement photographer. She creates beautiful emotions at stunning landscapes with her photography from the mountains of Tahoe, to the vineyards of Napa and beyond.
She’ll talk about her daring leap to niche down her business and focus solely on intimate elopements and weddings. We know you’ll love how connected Liz is with her clients, and you’ll definitely learn some great tips from her.
LIZ KOSTON DARES YOU:
Be intentional, whatever it is you want to be intentional about. Just be intentional with your decision.
FAST FACTS ABOUT LIZ KOSTON:
What do you shoot with?
I shoot with my Canon 5D Mark iiii, but my favorite lens that never leaves my side is my 35mm.
What’s your favorite post wedding snack?
My favorite post wedding snack is instant top ramen. Not the fancy stuff.
What’s your favorite wedding/creative pump up jam?
I actually have two playlists that I play. I have one called “Drive” for my long-distance drive and it’s calming is soothing and it’s not anything really like super pumped me up. And my second one is called “Dragon Slayer”. I’ll let you guess what that means!
What’s your favorite tool in your business?
Dubsado! it keeps you organized, keeps everything one place. I couldn’t do my business without it. It’s like my second, third, fourth assistant.
What is your favorite thing to do outside of your business?
Cooking! People say I’m an excellent baker but I don’t think of myself as a baker. I really love doing hardy, savory dishes. I just know that food is my love language so I love feeding people.
What is one thing you feel like you are great at in your business?
Connecting with people. I know it sounds cliche, but I absolutely believe in it. I believe that it’s very important for me to connect to my couples so that I could bring out that natural comfort, super warm and fuzzy feelings.
Where can our listeners find you?
Maddie May at Adventure Instead: https://adventureinstead.com/
OTHER D2D EPISODES YOU MIGHT LIKE
We dare you to check out the other Dare to Develop Podcast episodes including 000: Welcome to Dare to Develop where you get to meet your hosts Kristine Herman and Ashley Baumgartner.