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How to design albums without losing your mind.

How to design albums without losing your mind.

If you are not offering albums and other printed pieces to your clients, you are missing out on all kinds of revenue that will keep your business humming right along. And it doesn’t have to be painful. Anyone who designs album knows that it can be a laborious process,...

A few easy ways to avoid that busy summer burnout.

A few easy ways to avoid that busy summer burnout.

We’ve reached (one of many) peak busy times in the industry—summer is nuts and there’s just no getting around it. It’s an overwhelming time of year and it’s easy to feel stretched thin with shooting, editing, keeping up with social media, communication with clients...

Three big client questions and how to stay ahead of them.

Three big client questions and how to stay ahead of them.

Nothing makes a business owner more anxious than having to deal with an angry—or frustrated—client. It’s a layer of stress on top of the million other tasks that need to be done daily that no one has time for. The good news is that most of the time, these situations...