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Here at the Parallax Life blog, we believe in living a full life and using your small business to support the lifestyle you desire.

–>> The only way to make that happen is with a solid pricing, sales, and marketing strategy for your business.

Here you will find photography tutorials, pricing & sales tips for photographers, small business software reviews, ways to harness your spending for free vacations, and so much more.

If you are starting a photography business and are stuck with knowing how what to charge so you can earn what you are worth, I’m here for you. Setting photography prices and selling heirloom albums & wall-art is my jam!

hot to use Google Hangouts to design and sell wedding albums to your clients
photography
Heather McKay

My first Google Hangout Webinar: an album design workshop for photographers

When a winter blizzard canceled our local Greater Rochester Professional Photographers meeting three years ago, I set up my first Google Hangout on Air webinar

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tips for earning credit card reward points for cheap travel
travel
Heather McKay

Travel Hacking 101: earning credit card reward points!

Are you interested in cool new ways to travel with a tight budget? Well, you have come to the right place to get my secret

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what is the worst life advice ever given
travel hacking
Heather McKay

The World’s Worst Life Advice

Opinions are like assholes, right? Everyone has one. Well, here is a long rant about other people’s opinions in my life and why I think

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tips on how to hire a wedding photographer
photography
Heather McKay

Wedding Planning 101: Hiring a wedding photographer – Tips from a pro

Hey, you are engaged! Congratulations! Ah, the wedding photography. Hiring a wedding photographer is usually a stressful ‘to-do’ list item to be checked off in the

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Southwest Airlines flight routes to Central America with Rewards points and miles
travel
Heather McKay

My Top 5 Must Pack Items For Any Trip

My top 5 must-pack items for any trip and best carry-on items to pack for delays and layovers.

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travel photographer Heather McKay takes photos of Elephants on a photographer’s safari in South Africa at the Bongani Mountain Lodge near Kruger National Park with Idube Photo Safaris
photography
Heather McKay

Should you pay for a Photo Safari?

Are you planning a trip to Africa? Do you want to photograph Elephants and Lions in the wild? How do you know whether a photo safari is right for you? Read more to find the pros and cons…

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history of the diamond engagement ring
weddings
Heather McKay

The history of the diamond engagement ring and some conflict-free alternatives

Have you ever wondered about the history of the diamond engagement ring and where to find conflict-free diamonds?

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Welsh Flag and ancestry
politics
Heather McKay

Ancestry.com DNA tests come with unexpected results

Recently, I stumbled upon this interesting article from Ancestry.com about how they are aggregating the data they have collected from our DNA tests and it got me

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Harnessing History: Susan B Anthony on Election Day 2016
politics
Heather McKay

Election Day 2016: Paying homage to Susan B. Anthony

Well, what to say about the 2016 election and Hillary Clinton’s defeat that hasn’t already been beaten to death? We all know the story now. As

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