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Find a Rep: Jason Little

Find a Rep: Jason Little

Julia Hanley 15 September 2021
With a speedily growing business and a more (and more) hectic schedule, food and drink photographer Jason Little came to Wonderful Machine’s Julia Hanley to begin his journey in finding a rep.
John Davidson Memorializes Pecos Jane for Texas Monthly

John Davidson Memorializes Pecos Jane for Texas Monthly

Liz Wolf 15 September 2021
Austin-based photographer John Davidson helps tell the story of Pecos Jane, a young woman who mysteriously drowned in a motel pool fifty-five years ago. His images provide the visual clues that follow a detective-style article published in the August edition of Texas Monthly.
Marketing Mentor & Client Meetings: Brett Deering

Marketing Mentor & Client Meetings: Brett Deering

Jen Warren 14 September 2021
Brett Deering teams up with Wonderful Machine’s Jen Warren to develop a new marketing plan and compile an extensive list of new contacts.
Anya Rice Revisits the Cornish Countryside for House & Garden

Anya Rice Revisits the Cornish Countryside for House & Garden

Liz Wolf 14 September 2021
Somerset-based interior photographer Anya Rice returns to the Cornish coast, where she spent nearly ten years living among fellow artisans including interior designer Robert Carslaw. For this trip, she journeys to Robert’s historic home to feature his unique style for House & Garden magazine.
Pricing & Negotiating: Social Media & Web Advertising shoot for International Beer Brand

Pricing & Negotiating: Social Media & Web Advertising shoot for International Beer Brand

Bryan Sheffield 13 September 2021
An international beer brand needed lifestyle/environmental portraits for social media and web-based advertising. The beer brand went to a social media agency that already had a photographer in mind. Brian Sheffield helped the photographer quote the campaign.
Emily Malan’s Live-Action Portraits for Teen Vogue

Emily Malan’s Live-Action Portraits for Teen Vogue

Liz Wolf 13 September 2021
LA-based fashion photographer Emily Malan spends a day with young Paralympian and activist, Ezra French, to capture his athleticism for an editorial feature in Teen Vogue. Sports photography was a new avenue for Emily, one that paralleled Ezra’s aspiration to succeed at anything he tries.
Web Ads: August 2021

Web Ads: August 2021

Ashley Vaught 10 September 2021
Our Google Ads campaign has been ongoing for a year; however, in comparison to last month, we’ve seen an increase of 25% in impressions and of +46% in clicks.
Chava Oropesa’s Botanical Artistry for Tuel

Chava Oropesa’s Botanical Artistry for Tuel

Liz Wolf 10 September 2021
Oakland-based Chava Oropesa acts as both artist and photographer when shooting carefully crafted product imagery for all-natural skincare brand Tuel. Through his practiced hand he stages each element to shine on its own while producing a blend of ingredients that mirrors the herbal infusions themselves.
Social Media: August 2021

Social Media: August 2021

Jaymie Hommel 9 September 2021
As per usual, our Pinterest is thriving, Instagram holding strong, and LinkedIn steadily growing. However, our presence on Facebook and Twitter is more volatile than ever.
A Real Nice Lady: Lauren Pusateri Creates Community With Female Creatives

A Real Nice Lady: Lauren Pusateri Creates Community With Female Creatives

Stephanie Avilés 9 September 2021
Missouri-based photographer Lauren Pusateri highlights female-identifying Kansas City residents through ‘A Real Nice Lady’ campaign. The creative platform showcases exceptional ladies and shines a light on their personal and professional ventures through a series of vibrant images and intimate interviews.
Client Outreach: August 2021

Client Outreach: August 2021

Stephanie Avilés 8 September 2021
During the month of August, the team added 68 companies and updated 852. The team also added 128 new contacts to the client list and updated 1,166 records. Our staff sent out 1,166 emails to clients and continued to schedule demos of our new website.
Creative in Place: Start Your Engines!

Creative in Place: Start Your Engines!

Andrew Souders 8 September 2021
From gravel to Grand Prix, fuel up and enjoy our selection of auto racing shots from this week’s Creative In Place: Start Your Engines!
Steve Craft Unlocks the Golden Keys for Phoenix Home & Garden

Steve Craft Unlocks the Golden Keys for Phoenix Home & Garden

Liz Wolf 8 September 2021
Phoenix-based photographer Steve Craft tours an array of stylish houses for Phoenix Home and Garden Magazine. He blends his own expertise in portraiture with architectural imagery as he tells the story of this unique community.
Molly Strohl Awakens the Senses for Shop Sounds

Molly Strohl Awakens the Senses for Shop Sounds

Liz Wolf 7 September 2021
Portland-based photographer Molly Strohl uses her gift for gifs to create mesmerizing moving images for Brooklyn boutique Shop Sounds. Molly’s work showcases the brand’s body oils while transporting the viewer to vignettes that evoke the products’ natural origins.
Analytics: August 2021

Analytics: August 2021

Ashley Vaught 3 September 2021
Wonderful Machine’s analytics saw significant increases in searches as well as improvements in general traffic during the month of August.
Unpublished: Blair Bunting Journeys to the Rails

Unpublished: Blair Bunting Journeys to the Rails

Liz Wolf 3 September 2021
Phoenix-based photographer Blair Bunting documents America’s railways through a personal series inspired by his childhood memories. For this project, Blair journeys through the American Southwest to capture moving trains and the natural landscapes they pass through each day.
Emailers: August 2021

Emailers: August 2021

Rachel Rhodes 2 September 2021
Amidst the summer heat, Creative in Place took 16,000+ clients on a journey and celebrated the grape with August’s themes “Road Trip” and “Wine Not?”
Angela DeCenzo Samples California Cheese for National Geographic Traveller

Angela DeCenzo Samples California Cheese for National Geographic Traveller

Liz Wolf 2 September 2021
San Fransisco-based food and travel photographer Angela DeCenzo follows the “yellow block road” when she journeys along the California Cheese Trail for National Geographic Traveller. As she enters a world of vibrant flavors and fresh ingredients she discovers just how much work goes into America’s favorite dairy product.
John Davis Values Volunteers for AmeriCorps

John Davis Values Volunteers for AmeriCorps

Liz Wolf 1 September 2021
DC and LA-based photographer John Davis has traveled all over America to document the essential work of non-profit organizations of all kinds. While he’s used to being a quiet observer, he recently had the chance to connect with volunteers when shooting testimonials for AmeriCorps “What’s At Your Core” campaign.
Kody Kohlman Brings his A-Game to C-Team for Fat Tire

Kody Kohlman Brings his A-Game to C-Team for Fat Tire

Liz Wolf 31 August 2021
Denver-based Kody Kohlman discovers that friends can make great subjects as he documents his pals on an outdoor bike-packing trip. The crew’s two-week adventure on the Colorado Trail was the source of inspiration in Kody’s recent film C-Team for New Belgium’s Fat Tire.
SEO Audit: Jonathan Young

SEO Audit: Jonathan Young

Ashley Vaught 30 August 2021
Los Angeles food photographer Jonathan Young came to Wonderful Machine for an SEO audit, wanting to make sure there were no problems and to figure out how to raise his standing in SERPs
Abigail Bobo Documents Shop Life for Caliber Collision

Abigail Bobo Documents Shop Life for Caliber Collision

Liz Wolf 30 August 2021
Nashville, TN based photographer Abigail Bobo steps inside Caliber Collision’s auto repair shop in Dallas to capture the brand’s employees at work. Abigail’s compelling images reflect the passion and commitment of these real-life professionals.
Unpublished: Laura Chase de Formigny’s Clementine Skies Mailer

Unpublished: Laura Chase de Formigny’s Clementine Skies Mailer

Stephanie Avilés 27 August 2021
Washington, DC-based food photographer Laura Chase de Formigny recently took on the challenge of producing, directing, and photographing a recipe-driven lifestyle shoot inspired by the arrival of her daughter Frances Clémentine. The bright, summery images were used to create a creative mailer that brings to life Laura Chase’s fresh photography style and showcases her creative abilities to prospective clients in an exciting physical package. 
Website Bio: Heather Perry

Website Bio: Heather Perry

Shannon Stewart 26 August 2021
Travel and Underwater Photographer Heather Perry came to Wonderful Machine’s Shannon Stewart in the hopes of getting a bio written that celebrated her many accomplishments humbly and authentically while accentuating her personality.
Egan Parks’ Timeless Portraits of Steve Zahn for the Hollywood Reporter

Egan Parks’ Timeless Portraits of Steve Zahn for the Hollywood Reporter

Liz Wolf 26 August 2021
Photographer Egan Parks ventures to Lexington, KY, where he captures the lifestyle of actor and farmer Steve Zahn in a feature for The Hollywood Reporter. His film portraits set a classic feel to the pastoral scenery and create a sense of timelessness that parallels Steve’s passions.