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Web Ads: April 2021

Web Ads: April 2021

Will Good 12 May 2021
Will Good reviews our Web Ad results for April, which saw a large number of young people visit our site.
Creative in Place: Life on the Ranch

Creative in Place: Life on the Ranch

Greg Jones 12 May 2021
Saddle up for this week’s Creative In Place: Life on the Ranch. We have the rootinest tootinest images to inspire your inner cowpoke.
Analytics: April 2021

Analytics: April 2021

Ashley Vaught 12 May 2021
While the overall number of site visitors was down from March, April saw increases in a plethora of other key statistics. See how Wonderful Machine did during its first full month with the new website.
Women Mean Business: Nicole Loeb’s Portraits for 9Tailors

Women Mean Business: Nicole Loeb’s Portraits for 9Tailors

Stephanie Avilés 12 May 2021
Boston-based Photographer Nicole Loeb’s latest work for custom clothing company 9Tailors documents the stories of some trailblazing female leaders, just in time for Women’s History Month in March.
Fuel Up: Karen E. Segrave’s Images for the RoadRunner Stores

Fuel Up: Karen E. Segrave’s Images for the RoadRunner Stores

Stephanie Avilés 11 May 2021
Little Rock, Arkansas-based photographer Karen Segrave’s latest work for Coulson Oil’s RoadRunner stores captures wholesome vignettes of “real people” shopping and working at the gas station convenience stores.
Stock Requests: April 2021

Stock Requests: April 2021

Nadia Kiyatkina 11 May 2021
In April, we received Stock Requests from Bank of America, Travel + Leisure, Condé Nast Traveler, and AAA.
Emailers: April 2021

Emailers: April 2021

Hannah Sirusas 10 May 2021
Our recent Creative in Place promotions were Happy Campers and Wings. During the month of April, we focused on the special moments that are part of taking a trip.
Angelo Merendino’s Portraits Honor Nurses for National Nurses Month: Cleveland Clinic, Metro Health, and University Hospitals

Angelo Merendino’s Portraits Honor Nurses for National Nurses Month: Cleveland Clinic, Metro Health, and University Hospitals

Stephanie Avilés 10 May 2021
Cleveland, Ohio-based Photographer Angelo Merendino’s most recent project honors the selfless nature of the nursing profession by sharing the stories of nurses from various hospitals in Cleveland. The portrait project, titled “A Privilege Unlike Anything Else,” will be released just in time for National Nurses Month in May.
Print Pays Off: Ian Curcio’s Life-Size Cutouts for Lenovo

Print Pays Off: Ian Curcio’s Life-Size Cutouts for Lenovo

Stephanie Avilés 7 May 2021
Greenville, South Carolina-based portrait photographer Ian Curcio’s images for tech company Lenovo showcase typecast models that were meant to represent millennial buyer personas.
Richard Darbonne’s Highly-Inspired Portraits for CBD Brand Make & Mary

Richard Darbonne’s Highly-Inspired Portraits for CBD Brand Make & Mary

Stephanie Avilés 6 May 2021
Photographer Richard Darbonne recently photographed Yvonne Perez Emerson, the founder of Make & Mary, a new luxury beauty CBD brand, for a Forbes article. The resulting images offer us a glimpse of how the cannabis industry has changed (and how it hasn’t).
Expert Advice: Instagram For Photographers

Expert Advice: Instagram For Photographers

Hannah Sirusas 6 May 2021
Instagram is an excellent platform for photographers to both engage with their audience and attract new clients. Here are the best practices.
Freedom Along The Open Road: Marissa Roseillier’s photography for American Optical

Freedom Along The Open Road: Marissa Roseillier’s photography for American Optical

Stephanie Avilés 5 May 2021
Chicago-based photographer Marissa Roseillier takes us on a Great American Road Trip with her latest work for American Optical. Her lifestyle images evoke the feeling of adventure that comes from sliding on your sunglasses and cruising along California’s sun-soaked roads.
Expert Advice: Prospect List Services

Expert Advice: Prospect List Services

Hannah Sirusas 5 May 2021
Searching for a new client and their relevant contact info is tedious for any photographer. Here are the different prospect list providers.
Making the American Perimeter Trail: Michael Hanson Meets Rue McKenrick For Backpacker Magazine

Making the American Perimeter Trail: Michael Hanson Meets Rue McKenrick For Backpacker Magazine

Stephanie Avilés 4 May 2021
Oregon-based photographer Michael Hanson meets up with Rue McKenrick during his hike around the continental US while on assignment for Backpacker Magazine in Bend, Oregon.
Expert Advice: Online Photographer Directories

Expert Advice: Online Photographer Directories

Hannah Sirusas 4 May 2021
Every photographer needs to find ways to connect with clients. One of the best passive approaches you can adopt is having a listing in an online photographer database.
Models in Movement: Aydin Arjomand’s Fitness Images for Metropolis Sport

Models in Movement: Aydin Arjomand’s Fitness Images for Metropolis Sport

Stephanie Avilés 3 May 2021
New York City-based photographer Aydin Arjomand’s images for Metropolis Sport showcase Wilhelmina models and athletes in movement with style and grace.
Pricing & Negotiating: Lifestyle Photo/Video Shoot for a Hospitality Brand

Pricing & Negotiating: Lifestyle Photo/Video Shoot for a Hospitality Brand

Bryan Sheffield 3 May 2021
A regional hospitality brand needed still imagery and video, and after a few rounds of revisions and updates, Bryan Sheffield delivered an estimate that helped a lifestyle/architecture photographer land the job.
Janelle Bendycki Works With Abercrombie Kids On Black History Month Initiative

Janelle Bendycki Works With Abercrombie Kids On Black History Month Initiative

Stephanie Avilés 30 April 2021
Janelle Bendycki’s work with Abercrombie Kids captures candid conversations about what Black History Month means to them. The images showcase a collaboration between Abercrombie Kids and artist Morrah Burton-Edwards while serving as a powerful vehicle for continued discussions about racial equity and representation.
Walk this Way: A Bold and Vibrant Take on Feetures Socks by Studio Dispatch

Walk this Way: A Bold and Vibrant Take on Feetures Socks by Studio Dispatch

Stephanie Avilés 29 April 2021
Greenville, South Carolina’s Studio Dispatch (Will Crooks and Tara Davis) is a creative duo with an affinity for bright colors. They captured Feetures’ new line of socks, granting the products and brand a fresh, light-hearted, creative direction.
Industry News: The Best Way to Register Your Copyright

Industry News: The Best Way to Register Your Copyright

Varun Raghupathi 29 April 2021
Director and photographer Michael Grecco creates a three-part video series that explains the best copyright registration practices.
Creative in Place: Wings

Creative in Place: Wings

Greg Jones 28 April 2021
Pack your bags and 3.4 oz. toiletries — we’re headed to the airport in this week’s Creative in Place: Wings. We know it’s been a while, so we’ve provided a reminder of all the adventures that lie ahead.
Down the Street with Bruce T. Martin

Down the Street with Bruce T. Martin

Shannon Stewart 28 April 2021
Boston-based Fine Art Photographer Bruce T. Martin heads “Down the Street” to layer fragmented panoramic views with each neighborhood’s own unique sounds presenting and dissecting a street’s and its residents’ sense of identity.
Crew: Location Scouts

Crew: Location Scouts

Varun Raghupathi 28 April 2021
When the location is an important aspect of your shoot, it’s good to work with a professional location scout to help you find that perfect spot. Here’s how some photographers figure out who to hire ahead of shoot day.
The Crowd Goes (Wild): Sabrina Hill Races Megan Rapinoe for The Skills

The Crowd Goes (Wild): Sabrina Hill Races Megan Rapinoe for The Skills

Shannon Stewart 27 April 2021
Commercial and Lifestyle photographer Sabrina Hill races around a serenely empty stadium with American soccer star, Megan Rapinoe, for The Skills.
Crew: Prop Stylists

Crew: Prop Stylists

Andrew Souders 27 April 2021
From keys to cows, prop stylists can source the most unusual objects to make images visually appealing. Wonderful Machine’s Andrew Souders peeks behind the scenes and tells us how sets come to life.