Chad Blakely created Lights over lapland, a Northern Lights photography tour company in the north of Sweden
He started off by himself and a hand full of guests in his first season, his company has grown to great proportions which now includes a transport company to fulfil the logistical needs of his photo tours.
“luck is where preparation meets opportunity”
Chad has some outstanding advice for getting started, with a grass roots approach you will be able to relate to his story and see that creating your own photography business is truly possible.
What you will learn on this show
- saving for gear then starting up slowly
- Being the first in a niche
- marketing for a tour company
- be willing to take calculated risks and back yourself
- Traveling and lifestyle
- Capturing the Northern Lights
- Key advice to getting started with your own tour
Mentioned on the show
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