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Unpublished: Kirsten Miccoli Revives Renaissance Art

Unpublished: Kirsten Miccoli Revives Renaissance Art

Liz Wolf 15 October 2021
For the last fifteen years, Chicago-based photographer Kirsten Miccoli has played with her portraiture to bring a quality of fine art into her conceptual projects. In her latest series, Digital Renaissance, Kirsten opens a window into her creative world, as she reimagines classic painting styles for the modern age.
Publicity Pitch: Margo Moritz

Publicity Pitch: Margo Moritz

Shannon Stewart 14 October 2021
Margo Mortiz began a new journey within her photography career and came to Wonderful Machine’s Shannon Stewart to get a few more eyes on the project with a Publicity Pitch.
Vintage Soles: Michael Julius Plays with Classic Rock for New Republic Shoes

Vintage Soles: Michael Julius Plays with Classic Rock for New Republic Shoes

Liz Wolf 14 October 2021
LA-based photographer Michael Julius brings harmony to a youthful brand with a vintage classic rock style in a recent assignment for New Republic shoes. This campaign called for his favorite medium, film photography, which adds an authentic and candid feel to their fashionable footwear.
Pricing & Negotiating: Industrial Food Images

Pricing & Negotiating: Industrial Food Images

Craig Oppenheimer 13 October 2021
A large food manufacturer needed an industrial and lifestyle photographer for images of a food manufacturing facility. The food manufacturer went to a medium-sized agency to find what they needed and Craig Oppenheimer helped the photographer quote the campaign.
Peter Tarasiuk Maintains Minimalist Design Aesthetics for Ensemble Furniture

Peter Tarasiuk Maintains Minimalist Design Aesthetics for Ensemble Furniture

Liz Wolf 13 October 2021
Melbourne-based photographer Peter Tarasiuk mirrors the minimalist approach of furniture brand Ensemble when staging a studio-quality shoot in a renovated corner of their factory. The youthful and vibrant furnishings match the energy of the design team, who trusted Peter to capture the value of their hard work.
Inti St Clair Keeps Kids Clean for Arm & Hammer

Inti St Clair Keeps Kids Clean for Arm & Hammer

Liz Wolf 12 October 2021
Austin-based lifestyle photographer Inti St. Clair spends a day capturing the smiles of families in a lifestyle shoot for Arm & Hammer’s Clean & Simple campaign. Her positive persona helped produce wide eyes and genuine laughs as she photographed the simple moments of these captivating kids.
Analytics: September 2021

Analytics: September 2021

Ashley Vaught 12 October 2021
During the month of September we were finally able to begin tracking photographer engagement — namely, how often users interact with the a photographer’s numerous links.
Client Outreach: September 2021

Client Outreach: September 2021

Stephanie Avilés 11 October 2021
As summer comes to a close, and cool fall temperatures begin in the Northeast United States, our dedicated outreach team — consisting of Jen M., Victoria, Julie, Denise, Greg, Laura, Jen, Chris, Bryan, and Craig — has been connecting with clients and diligently updating records in our extensive database.
Michael Marquand Revisits A Colorful City In India For Lodestars Anthology

Michael Marquand Revisits A Colorful City In India For Lodestars Anthology

Liz Wolf 11 October 2021
Brooklyn-based photographer Michael Marquand returns to the holy city of Varanasi for Lodestar Anthology magazine’s recent issue on India. Michael was fortunate to experience the city amid thousands of Hindu pilgrims during the colorful celebration of life: the Holi festival.
Creative in Place: Be My Guest

Creative in Place: Be My Guest

Andrew Souders 8 October 2021
Get ready to feel some major wanderlust with this month’s Creative in Place: Be My Guest, where we focus on luxury hotels and resorts around the world!
Unpublished: Christian Tisdale Tours the Minds of Makers

Unpublished: Christian Tisdale Tours the Minds of Makers

Liz Wolf 8 October 2021
Squamish-based photographer Christian Tisdale explores the skills and spaces of artisans in his local community for his personal project “Makers.” As he delves into their processes and personalities, he develops a deeper connection to these creators while also identifying with the maker in himself.
Social Media: September 2021

Social Media: September 2021

Rachel Rhodes 7 October 2021
During September our Pinterest impressions soared by 52%, and Czechia-based photographer Jiří Lízler energized LinkedIn and Instagram activity.
Will Crooks Introduces The Humorous Side Of Digital Visionary for GQ UK

Will Crooks Introduces The Humorous Side Of Digital Visionary for GQ UK

Liz Wolf 7 October 2021
Greenville-based photographer Will Crooks gets to know digital creator Beeple for a British GQ article naming him as Artist of the Year. This assignment came about as a result of Beeple’s “Everyday” project, a collection of 5,000 digital prints, which recently sold for $69 million dollars as an NFT.
Web Ads: September 2021

Web Ads: September 2021

Ashley Vaught 6 October 2021
During September Wonderful Machine’s web ads saw fewer clicks than in August. But we’re about to go all in on our dynamic ad group!
Sunny São Paulo: Claus Lehmann’s Seasonal Series for Allegra

Sunny São Paulo: Claus Lehmann’s Seasonal Series for Allegra

Liz Wolf 6 October 2021
São Paulo-based photographer Claus Lehmann explores the seasons for a new campaign with allergy relief company Allegra. As he takes to the streets of his city, he discovers the places and parks where people combat pollutants of all kinds.
Stock Requests: September 2021

Stock Requests: September 2021

Bryan Sheffield 5 October 2021
In September Wonderful Machine received seven different stock requests from Travel + Leisure, Condé Nast Traveller UK, a commercial data client, and a financial services client.
Bailey Garrot Savors New Flavors for Atlanta Magazine

Bailey Garrot Savors New Flavors for Atlanta Magazine

Liz Wolf 5 October 2021
Atlanta-based Bailey Garrot samples some of the city’s diverse cuisines as she photographs five up-and-coming restaurants in a recent feature for Atlanta Magazine. With a combination of portraits, interior, and food photography, Bailey captures the essence of dining out in Atlanta.
MotoFish Creates Meaningful Moments for Hest

MotoFish Creates Meaningful Moments for Hest

Liz Wolf 4 October 2021
Seattle-based production company Motofish brings a personal touch to a new camping mattress company Hest, as a way to speak to mindful adventurers who enjoy the outdoors. In focusing shoots on the restful downtime after a day of activities, their images lend an air of authenticity to the brand’s narrative.
Unpublished: Morgan Ione’s Sunset Cruise for Two

Unpublished: Morgan Ione’s Sunset Cruise for Two

Liz Wolf 1 October 2021
Chicago-based photographer Morgan Ione becomes a mixologist for a self-directed personal project entitled “Summer Awaits.” As she cruised down Lake Michigan she collaborated with cinematographers, stylists, and editors to bring a taste of Teremana Tequila to life.
Emailers: September 2021

Emailers: September 2021

Claire Downey 30 September 2021
Our youthful and speedy Creative in Place themes this month, “Start Your Engines” and “Kidding Around,” were sent out to over 16k clients!
Project Edit: Christina Gandolfo

Project Edit: Christina Gandolfo

Jemma Dilag 29 September 2021
Photographer Christina Gandolfo reached out to Wonderful Machine’s Jemma Dilag for a project edit on a self-assignment she had recently pitched to AARP.
Alberto Bernasconi’s Sardinian Journey for Enjoy!

Alberto Bernasconi’s Sardinian Journey for Enjoy!

Liz Wolf 29 September 2021
Milan-based photographer Alberto Bernasconi takes his first travel assignment post-pandemic to an isolated community on the island of Sardinia. His images were used by Transavia’s in-flight magazine Enjoy! to help direct other travelers to these small villages where they can slow down and appreciate the simplicity of life.
Client List Build: Philippe Nguyen

Client List Build: Philippe Nguyen

Eloisa Garcia 28 September 2021
Photographer Philippe Ngyuen recently came to Wonderful Machine searching for a new, inclusive, and progressive clientele. Producer and consultant Eloisa Garcia helped him build a new client list, including brands, agencies, and publications that best fit his style and passions.
Tina Boyadjieva Connects With Two Global Fashion Icons For Pump Magazine

Tina Boyadjieva Connects With Two Global Fashion Icons For Pump Magazine

Liz Wolf 28 September 2021
NYC-based photographer Tina Boyadjieva ventures to Soho to capture model Farah Zulaikha as she interviews iconic 1990s designer Rebecca Moses for Pump magazine.
Crew: Animals/Trainers

Crew: Animals/Trainers

Stephanie Avilés 27 September 2021
While working with animals has its perks, sourcing talent for a production that requires casting animals has a unique set of challenges. Luckily, there are agencies and crew that specialize in just about every aspect of animal casting, handling, and training.