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Pricing & Negotiating: Social Media Shoot for International Beverage Brand

Pricing & Negotiating: Social Media Shoot for International Beverage Brand

Bryan Sheffield 20 July 2021
An international beverage brand needed a lifestyle/portraiture specialist for a social media shoot; Brian Sheffield negotiated the estimate.
Stock Requests: June 2021

Stock Requests: June 2021

Bryan Sheffield 12 July 2021
During June Wonderful Machine received two unmanaged stock requests from AARP Media and from Total Wine & More.
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.
Guide: Stock Request

Guide: Stock Request

Bryan Sheffield 28 February 2021
Even with dozens of stock photo agencies offering up millions of images, clients still sometimes struggle to find the right image to meet their needs. Our unique Stock Request service provides clients with access to our extensive network of photographers — each with many images that won’t be found in any stock photo library.
Member Open House: Insurance for Photographers

Member Open House: Insurance for Photographers

Bryan Sheffield 27 January 2021
Rich Gunn of TCP & Company teams up with Wonderful Machine staff writer Aimee Baldridge to discuss why photographers should get top-notch insurance for their shoots and themselves.
Web Edit: Megan Maloy

Web Edit: Megan Maloy

Bryan Sheffield 25 January 2021
Every now and again a photographer needs “a second set of eyes,” as Jersey City-based Megan Maloy put it. She came to us looking for a new and refreshed look for her online portfolio and producer Bryan Sheffield offered his experience and insight.
Shoot Production: Life is Good

Shoot Production: Life is Good

Bryan Sheffield 21 January 2021
Wonderful Machine producer Bryan Sheffield describes a shoot production with his longtime client Life is Good, returning again to SoCal.
Member Open House: Email Marketing

Member Open House: Email Marketing

Bryan Sheffield 29 September 2020
Bryan Sheffield, Nadia Kiyatkina, and Lindsay Thompson chat with member photographers to go over the best email marketing practices.
Member Open House: Instagram Best Practices

Member Open House: Instagram Best Practices

Bryan Sheffield 5 August 2020
Wonderful Machine’s Jemma Dilag and Cliff Willson led a Member Open House event on Instagram Best Practices.
True Chicago & Wonderful Machine: Branding & Marketing Workshop

True Chicago & Wonderful Machine: Branding & Marketing Workshop

Bryan Sheffield 3 August 2020
Producer Bryan Sheffield and Designer Lindsay Thompson had the opportunity to share the best marketing practices with True Chicago, an organization that invests in the future and talent of young creatives.
Member Open House: Exploring the Technical Side of Outdoor & Adventure Photography

Member Open House: Exploring the Technical Side of Outdoor & Adventure Photography

Bryan Sheffield 15 July 2020
Learn about the technical aspects of outdoor & adventure photography from three highly experienced photographers in this week’s Member Open House.
Web Assessment: Felipe Guzmán

Web Assessment: Felipe Guzmán

Bryan Sheffield 18 February 2020
When Mexico City, Mexico-based Felipe Guzmán needed some help refreshing his website, he called on our producer Bryan Sheffield for assistance. Bryan then made suggestions for how the versatile photographer can best present his work to potential clients.