• Pricing & Negotiating: Still Life Images for a Home Goods Brand

    Apr 4, 2018
    Consulting Case StudiesPricing & Negotiating
    Producer Julia Hanley worked on a pricing estimate with a still life photographer for a home goods brand. She walks us through the different elements of the shoot which included prominent CGI requirements.
  • Phone Calls: March 2018

    Apr 4, 2018
    Phone Calls
    March was a month of madness, with Julia Hanley coming out on top in our office NCAA Basketball pool (go Nova!), but that didn't stop her and the rest of our client outreach team from putting up some good numbers of their own.
  • Analytics: March 2018

    Apr 3, 2018
    This post contains details and analysis of Wonderful Machine's website traffic stats, main traffic sources, most popular posts, and most popular photographer profiles from March 2018.
  • Emailers: March 2018

    Apr 3, 2018
    Spotlight Emailers
    For March we sent out an emailer to highlight the Production Services we provided for Nationwide. The post, itself, contains statistics and metrics showcasing the emailer's performance, along with imagery from the project.
  • Branding Overhaul: A Q&A with Robert Granoff

    Mar 22, 2018
    Consulting Case StudiesDesign
    Robert Granoff is a luxury architecture photographer based in New York who came to us seeking to rewrite his photographer's bio, diversify his portfolio into residential and commercial properties, recreating his website with a new Web Template Customization.
  • Shoot Production: Nationwide Commercial Lines

    Mar 15, 2018
    Consulting Case StudiesShoot Production
    We recently got the dream team back together for another Nationwide production in the Philadelphia area. This year, the focus was on Nationwide’s commercial insurance services, which are geared towards small businesses and commercial real estate developers.
  • Pricing & Negotiating: Lifestyle Images for a Non-Profit Organization

    Mar 8, 2018
    Consulting Case StudiesPricing & Negotiating
    Craig walks through two rounds of bidding on a two-day lifestyle shoot for a European non-profit organization. The client requested a small production but agreed to provide the talent; production coordination; and locations, including their own offices and a social setting in a European city.
  • Analytics: February 2018

    Mar 7, 2018
    In February, WonderfulMachine.com saw 19,350 sessions from 14,247 unique visitors (that puts our sessions up 12% over February 2017 and unique visitors up 15%). Total page views were up 4%, coming in at 61,248 for the month.
  • Portfolio Events: February 2018

    Mar 6, 2018
    Portfolio Events
    This February, Wonderful Machine scheduled portfolio events at listicle king Buzzfeed and the agency MBLM. Both clients gave us a great opportunity to show off some of our corporate, education, industrial, and reportage photographers.
  • Phone Calls: February 2018

    Mar 5, 2018
    Phone Calls
    February is a startlingly short month, but a great month for connections. With the last remnants of January's vacationers back at work, our producers were able to build on January's momentum and continue to make contact with creatives and art buyers.