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Ever tried herding cats? If you’ve ever attempted to schedule a team photo for your company, you might find the two experiences eerily similar. We get it — coordinating everyone’s schedules can be incredibly challenging. But what if we told you there’s a straightforward solution to overcome this obstacle? Welcome to the world of individual […]

Hi, I’m Daria Williamson. I’m a leadership and personal strengths coach and trainer. I teach people how to identify what they’re amazing at and love doing, and how to use those insights to create the kind of life and work they’re dreaming of. I work with high-performing individuals and teams, teaching them how to apply […]

So you’re booked in for your branding photos but now you’ve got to work out what to wear. Your choice of clothing plays a big role in crafting an image that truly represents you and your brand. In this post, I’m going to share the 5 different types of outfits that I recommend to all […]

Todays behind the brand shout-out goes to Sarah Davies from Sweet Spot Business Coaching. If you haven’t heard of Sarah or met her yet I highly recommend you reach out. Sarah is one of my business coaches and has made a huge difference to my own business. She is in part, the reason why social […]

We all know a picture can speak a thousand words, and for service-based business owners in Auckland, the right image can make all the difference. Whether you’re a consultant, coach, or entrepreneur, having a captivating online presence is essential to stand out in a crowded marketplace. As a personal branding photographer, my clients often approach […]

Todays behind the brand shout-out goes to Catherine Watson of Boldly Design. Catherine is a graphic designer who works with service-based small businesses who want their visual marketing, branding and website to stand out in a crowded market. She has an intense love of colour, an appreciation of effective beautiful graphic design, and is passionate […]

I was doing some online training the other week with Abby Grace Photography (a branding photographer in the States) and she spoke about the 5 P’s of photos that every brand needs. I loved this concept and it really rang true for me, so I wanted to share these with you today. In today’s digital […]

I’ve got something exciting in store for you on the blog. Picture this: more images, incredible clients, and their truthful experiences of how they found their personal branding photoshoots. I can’t wait to showcase their stories and show you just how diverse and amazing the business owners I work with are. We’ll delve into how […]

Running a business requires creating a strong brand image that resonates with your target audience. As a personal branding photographer in Auckland, I understand the importance of authenticity in capturing true-to-you shots that build trust and connection with your audience. In today’s market, personal branding photography goes beyond pretty pictures. It’s about showcasing the real […]