I stumbled across a photographer that is using a logo very similar to my design. I’m sure it is just coincidence. It’s not like my logo is some “one of a kind” super-rare design. It’s clean, simple, and to the point… probably why someone else is using the same approach.
This is one of those situations where you just need to hire a photog to re-shoot your cover. There is no excuse for such a lame attempt at Photoshop photo-chopping…
Don’t forget to make time for your personal photos. Take pictures of your family and friends, get them printed, and put them in a real scrapbook or album. It will do a lot to help clear your head. It will make you a better shooter. Don’t forget to take time for yourself and your personal photos every week. Even if it just means looking back through your photo album. Trust me. It will make you feel better.
Sometimes stories are held for a while… a long while. A few months back, I was assigned to do a video story for blackwhiteread.com on some storm sewer spelunkers. While I was there, I was surprised/happy to see Randy Grothe on assignment for the DMN.
I accidentally stumbled across this page while researching a client that contacted me. They had a blog with a link to something cool, and that had a cool link, which had a cool link, which led to this random page:
Someone directed me to this link:
I mentioned a lot of recent business spending in a previous post. This month has been a bit crazy. I don’t usually drop a few grand on new camera bodies every month. Actually, I have budgeted to purchase a new body every two years.
So, June was very profitable, but also very costly. Just part of doing business, I guess. Let’s break it down:
Thank goodness I’ve never had a client ask me to do a shoot like this before: