Business management
software!

Our all-in-one CRM for photographers helps you automate tasks and stay more organized allowing you to focus on what's important.

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All-in-one Business Management Software

Our CRM has been built by photographers for photographers and includes everything you need to operate your photography business.

Google Calendar
Integrate your Google Calendar with our CRM to stay up to date with all your sessions.
Notifications
Receive notifications anytime you receive a payment, a questionnaires is answered, or a contract is signed.
Automated Emails
Automate booking confirmations and session reminder emails.
Contracts
Send client contracts to be electronically signed with a full audit trail.
Embeddable Forms
Embed a contact form to your website to collect leads in our CRM.
Track Finances
Track incomes and expenses to stay up to date on your revenue.
Questionnaires
Send clients questionnaires and get notified when a client has answered their questionnaire.
Invoices
Integrate with Stripe and accept payments from your clients.

Our Mission

We exist to give valuable time back to professional photographers by helping them simplify and manage their photography business. Making it easier than ever to spend more time doing what matters most.

Photographers
4,000+
Sessions Booked
17,000+
Contracts Signed
4,000+

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@essentialstudiomanager

“This was a game changer for my business!! I can’t say enough about the customer service and support you receive when using this program! Thankful to have found it and grown my business with it’s efficient tools. My tax man will be happy too. Finally something made by photographers for photographers!”

Erin Elizabeth
Photographer

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A better way to receive money

Our invoicing integrates with Stripe making accepting payments fast and simple.

  • Integrate with Stripe

    All you have to do is integrate with your Stripe account and all invoices will have a payment form attached allowing you to accept payments.

  • No hidden fees

    We don't charge extra fees for integrating your Stripe account. To learn more about Stripe's Fees, click here.

  • Income Tracking

    When a client pays an invoice the income is automatically added to the incomes section allowing you to track your finances.

  • Notifications

    You will receive an email notification and a notification on your dashboard anytime an invoice is paid.

The right price for you, whoever you are

We offer a free 30 day trial so that you can test our CRM before committing to a paid plan

Monthly

$15 /mo

$15 billed monthly

  • Unlimited Customer Support

  • All unlimited ESM Features

  • Contracts & eSignatures

  • Google Calendar

  • Mobile Friendly

  • Invoices

  • Branding

  • And more!

Cancellation & Refund Policy

Yearly

$12.50 /mo

$150 billed annually

  • Unlimited Customer Support

  • All unlimited ESM Features

  • Contracts & eSignatures

  • Google Calendar

  • Mobile Friendly

  • Invoices

  • Branding

  • And more!

Cancellation & Refund Policy

Get 3 Months Free Nuture and grow your business

We are currently giving all new photographers 3 free months when they upgrade to the annual plan during their free trial period. No credit card required for the 30 day trial period.

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We strive in helping simplify your photography business with our business management software.

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