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I help photographers build a profitable & sustainable photography business and having consistent income.

Learn how to stand out and master the secrets of being fully booked effortlessly.

Vivien Renziehausen Photographer and Business Mentor

Stand out and attract the clients you want consistently and effortlessly. Become a fully booked money magnet and drop the struggle.

It’s time to stop playing small!

It is time to develop the confidence and know-how to run the show and to run your business.

Stop sitting by waiting for bookings while your competition does one shoot after another.

Today, you make the moves.

You wait for no one.

You make things happen.

You get to know your power and you show up for your business and for your life.

You started your photography business to have it all. And you will not sacrifice your desires in any area of life.

Those who know me, know my motto:

If I can do it, you can do it!

 Hi, I’m Vivien!

….the creative force not only behind the lens! I’m a photography business mentor and award winning photographer. Originally from Germany, I successfully manifested sunny Mykonos in Greece my home.

Before deciding to pursue my true calling as a photographer and business coach, I spent more than 15 years in the corporate world. But the desire of more fulfillment in life and to be my own boss led me to follow my heart and build my own photography business Vivien Renziehausen Photography from scratch. Twice actually… first in Germany where I managed to become the go-to-photographer in my niche and make more money in one shoot than I did in my corporate job in a month. And a second time when I moved to Greece where I did not know a soul and started all over again only to mark my first year there as one of the most successful in my career.

Building successful photography businesses, helping fellow photographers stand out and skyrocket their income is my other passion next to photography. I’ve been featured in NYC Journal, Amazing Architecture and more. While you might not see your hidden superpowers, I have a talent to find it, help you craft unique offers people cannot say no to and make your business thrive by getting you fully booked.

I never took my success for granted and consider all that I have achieved in photography and also my mentoring skills a great gift from God.

I strongly believe that there is more to life than just the conventional 9-to-5 grind, and I am passionate about helping others discover this truth and build a business that lets them live a fulfilled life on their own terms.

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I’ve seen it countless times: people having a hard time believing in themselves and their work and to step into their power.

Instead of feeling stuck, overwhelmed or lost when it comes to starting a business, attracting clients, get consistent income and to run a successful business I help you to feel in control with a clear path to follow along.

I’m here to remind you what’s possible for you because I have been where you are now and believe me, I know what I’m talking about, having built my own photoraphy business in two different countries from scratch.

My work combines the practical parts of building a business with the energetical parts because I learned from experience that we have to „keep our house clean“ in both areas if we want to be successful.

My courses make starting your own business easy and affordable. My personal guidance will catapult you onto the fast lane to success, ensuring that you avoid the same pitfalls I encountered along my journey.

So, are you ready to take the leap? Together, we will unlock the secrets of living your dream life by turning your passion into profit!

Personal mentoring

The secret to guaranteed success: personal mentoring.

Having someone who’s already been where you are now makes all the difference in building and leveling up your business. Someone to guide you, support you, motivate you and listen to you is the game-changer for every business owner.

In my personal mentorings I give you a roadmap tailored to your journey and  accelerating your progress.

It’s not just an option; it’s the essential catalyst for turning your passion into a thriving business.

Don’t settle for uncertainty—secure your success with personalized mentoring now!

Fast Lane to Success

The Fast Lane To Success helps photographers build their businesses from scratch and become profitable FAST.

The proven 4-pillar system of Clarity, Structure, Strategy and Mindset will guide you step-by-step through the jungle of building a business.

From feeling overwhelmed and lost you go to feeling in control with a clear path to follow. Together we will not only build a rock solid foundation and clear structure, but also create your personal marketing strategy that gets you booked consistently.

Regular 1:1 calls and 24/7 personal support will guarantee you that you will have paying client(s) by the end of this program.

If you’re fully committed to create a thriving, successful business over the next 12 weeks and ready for mindset shifts and to embrace advice, your success is guaranteed. 

Single mentoring session

In our 60-minute 1:1 Zoom session, we’ll tackle any business related topic you need help with. It could be a specific question or a general concern holding you back. To make the most of our time, jot down your questions before the call so we can address everything effectively. Let’s keep it simple and get you the clarity you’re looking for.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Courses & Bundles

The Bundle: Clarity – Getting Started

This is a stand alone bundle of various videos and trainings I made on CLARITY, the very first pillar of my signature coaching program, the Fast Lane to Success. 

If you are about to build your photography business but have no idea how and where to get started, this bundle is for you. You’ll go from feeling overwhelmed and lost to feeling in control with a clear path to follow.

First, you will find a business blueprint that gives you a clear overview of the structure and essence of a photography business, along with in-depth videos about gaining clarity about how to run a photography business, finding your niche and, most importantly, your ideal client.

In the resources and downloads section you’ll find worksheets for you to print out and work with and as a BONUS you’ll get access to the Business Starter Kit with fully customizable Business Cards, Flyer Packs, Branding templates, Invoices, Accounting sheets and much more!

Photography Foundations

Navigating the world of cameras and their myriad settings can be overwhelming, especially for beginners. Fear not! In this course I share my tried-and-true methods to help you start your photography journey from scratch.

Discover how to choose the perfect camera for your unique needs and budget, unravel the mysteries of basic photography terminology, and demystify complex camera settings. I’ll guide you through a straightforward approach to capturing beautiful and professional-looking images FAST.

Photography Foundations focuses on the camera & shooting aspects only and is included in the Adventure Awaits course. So if you also want to learn about business basics, marketing etc., you might want to consider Adventure Awaits!

Adventure awaits

Discover the secrets to traveling the world while turning your passion for photography into a thriving business. In this comprehensive course, you’ll dive into the fundamentals of photography and acquire the skills needed to kickstart a successful photography business, allowing you to live and work from your dream destination (which can also be your home) or travel the world.

This course is designed to guide you through the process of establishing yourself in any location, whether it’s a short-term visit or a long-term stay. From understanding and mastering the basics of photography to generating income from day one, even if you’re unfamiliar with the area and lack prior experience, we’ve got you covered.

Adventure awaits contains all the lessons of Photography Foundations course plus many more!

Business Starter Kit

Perfect if you are not into designing and organizing.

For just 12,-€ you can get your photography business started in minutes with these fully customizable templates that organize your business!

Do not worry about looking professional, finding your personal branding, creating business cards, flyers, invoice templates and even a cash accounting sheet to keep your expenses and earnings on track right from the start!

Guided photo tours

Discover the beauty of Mykonos, Greece, with Vivien, who will personally guide you through the picturesque streets and iconic landmarks of Mykonos, sharing her expertise to help you capture breathtaking moments. Whether you’re a beginner or an advanced photographer, Vivien will provide hands-on assistance, offering valuable insights into composition, lighting and camera settings.

But it doesn’t end there. Vivien’s commitment goes beyond the lens. Gain invaluable tips for post-processing and editing to make your photos truly stand out. Engage in meaningful conversations about the art and business of photography, as Vivien generously shares her knowledge on building a successful photography business.

In the span of one zoom call with Vivien, she was able to give me so much clarity and direction for my business. She was able to give me confidence and affirmation, and point out little things that weren’t working in my business while also giving me solid advice to be able to turn them around. I so appreciate the time she took to look over my website and social media before our call, and her ability to give me constructive criticism without making me feel inadequate. I got so much out of our one conversation; I can’t imagine what heights she would help push you to if you are lucky enough to do one of her one-on-one courses. I highly recommend talking to her if you feel stuck, or directionless, or even just need a little affirmation on your journey.

Alexia B.

Flexphotography

Vivien was super friendly and incredibly helpful to me, before our call she encouraged me and helped me dig deep with any questions I could think of before our meeting. Not only did she answer my several questions, she gave me amazing advice and really challenged me to a fresh perspective in areas where I have been struggling. The best part is that I never felt embarrassed or ashamed in where I’m struggling. She was so kind to me! Professional and ready to help was my experience. Would definitely recommend!

Alyssah S.

Alyssah Smith Photography

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Frequently asked questions

I just started out as a photographer and need help to build my business. Where do I start?

If you want to build a solid, lasting and fulfilling business and are ready to invest in it, the best starting point is the Fast Lane To Success Mentoring. Check out the details above in the mentoring section!

I want to be a digital nomad and travel the world. Is this working with a photography business?

YES! In my opinion, a photo business is perfect for that. I point out the reasons and advantages in the mini course and the Academy.

How do I find customers? Especially when I'm traveling?

Not hard at all. I’m talking about that in the Adventure Awaits course and very detailed all things marketing etc. in the mentorings.

Are your courses only for photographers?

Yes, although most of the strategies and principles I teach are also applicable to other (online) businesses.

I want to work 1:1 with you and get my business off the ground fast. Is that possible?

Yes, it is. You can book a single 1:1 session with me and we discuss any matter that you have or you can work 1:1 with me longterm in the Fast Lane To Success and we will build your business together.

There are sooo many photographers out there and I find it difficult to find clients. Can you help?

Yes, I can!

How to stand out as a photographer: competition-proof your photography business and go from ghosted to fully booked  is your course where I dive deep into your business and we lay a solid groundwork for a very busy calendar! If you are not into courses and would like personal mentoring, the Skyrocket your Income mentoring is what you’re looking for.

Are you ready to get more clients for your photography business?

Take the first step and join my free Facebook group today! Learn how to stand out, attract clients effortlessly and make your business thrive!

Are you ready to get more clients for your photography business?

Take the first step and join my free Facebook group today! Learn how to stand out, attract clients effortlessly and make your business thrive!