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Client List Build: Francis Hills

Client List Build: Francis Hills

Victoria Cagol 20 October 2021
Photographer Francis Hills recently came to Wonderful Machine searching for a new, London-based clientele. Photo Editor and consultant Victoria Cagol helped him build a new client list, including agents, ad agencies, and publications that best fit his style and passions.
SEO Audit & Implementation: Evi Abeler

SEO Audit & Implementation: Evi Abeler

Ashley Vaught 18 October 2021
SEO celebrity Evi Abeler’s website promotes her food photography well, but our SEO audit discovered a shocking security lapse. Our subsequent implementation work fixed the problem.
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.
Creative Coaching: Mike Aron

Creative Coaching: Mike Aron

Greg Jones 21 September 2021
Photo Editor and Marketing Specialist Greg Jones teamed up with food/drink photographer Mike Aron for Creative Coaching — a service aiming at polishing up the photographer’s presentation and lure big-named dream clients in for good.
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.
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.
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
SEO Audit: Kevin Titus Photo

SEO Audit: Kevin Titus Photo

Ashley Vaught 19 August 2021
Kevin Titus Photo recently came to Wonderful Machine’s SEO guru Ashley Vaught for a typically very straightforward site audit. At first glance, the site and its SEO seemed to be in pretty great shape — however, looks can be deceiving.
Finding A Rep: Renee Anjanette

Finding A Rep: Renee Anjanette

Jen Warren 29 June 2021
Seeking more attention and bigger clients, Renee Anjanette was ready to find an agent. Wonderful Machine’s Jen Warren helped her find a rep.
SEO Audit: Kristin Teig

SEO Audit: Kristin Teig

Ashley Vaught 26 May 2021
The Los Angeles- and Boston-based food and travel photographer Kristin Teig decided in mid-2020 to have her site’s SEO strategy audited by Wonderful Machine. In many respect her SEO was doing what it was supposed to, but we found a few opportunities for her to exploit.
Marketing Mentor: Brad Vassallo

Marketing Mentor: Brad Vassallo

Honore Brown 19 May 2021
When Brad Vassallo needed to elevate his marketing game, he collaborated with Wonderful Machine’s Marketing Mentor Honore Brown. They decided to showcase Brad’s brand narrative work, which would be more appealing to the clients, and developed a strategy to bring those clients in.
Marketing Partner: Dag Larson

Marketing Partner: Dag Larson

Julia Hanley 22 April 2021
Lifestyle and adventure photographer Dag Larson wanted to get name recognition within the outdoor industry space, so Julia Hanley helped him put together a detailed list of potential clients to contact.
Client Meetings: Joseph Weaver

Client Meetings: Joseph Weaver

Jen Warren 20 April 2021
San Francisco-based Joseph Weaver teams up with Jen Warren to get his marketing ducks in a row in order to effectively connect with potential clients. See how Jen helped Joseph get his portfolio in front of numerous prospects, many of whom showed interest in collaborating with the photographer.
Marketing Partner & Client Meetings: Blake Jorgenson

Marketing Partner & Client Meetings: Blake Jorgenson

Nadia Kiyatkina 13 April 2021
Blake Jorgenson teams up with Wonderful Machine consultants to compile an extensive list of more than 100 new contacts. The Vancouver-based photographer ended up pitching a recent RAM Truck commission to many of these prospective clients.
Finding A Rep: Angela Murray

Finding A Rep: Angela Murray

Julia Hanley 29 March 2021
Julia Hanley helps Atlanta-based Angela Murray land multiple calls with creative agents, some of whom are considering representing the veteran commercial lifestyle photographer. Find out how Julia and Angela notched a large number of responses to their campaign.
Client List Build: Laura Thompson

Client List Build: Laura Thompson

Nadia Kiyatkina 2 March 2021
During her relocation from New York to Nashville, Laura Thompson needed help putting together an appropriate client list to transition to a new market seamlessly. Nadia Kiyatkina, a Wonderful Machine consultant, speedily delivered a list to the photographer which covered all the bases: big, small, local, and national brands.
SEO Audit: Amy Rose Productions

SEO Audit: Amy Rose Productions

Will Good 1 March 2021
Melissa Shanahan and Chelsea Rose of Amy Rose Productions wanted to improve the usability of their website, so the pair contacted Will Good to set up an SEO Audit. Will helped the two creatives streamline their site so that each page would load faster, enhancing the experience of each visitor, some of whom might very well be potential clients.
Finding A Rep: Rachid Dahnoun

Finding A Rep: Rachid Dahnoun

Nadia Kiyatkina 16 February 2021
Rachid Dahnoun is a versatile, in-demand photographer and videographer with an impressive client list. But when the Bay Area-based creative felt like he needed to take another step forward in this industry, he reached out to Nadia Kiyatkina for help with putting together a list of potential agents to contact.
Emailer Template: Tina Boyadjieva

Emailer Template: Tina Boyadjieva

Lindsay Thompson 26 January 2021
Tina Boyadjieva wanted to take her marketing to the next level — given the competitiveness surrounding email marketing, she knew she needed something that stands out! So, Tina came to Wonderful Machine and worked with designer Lindsay Thompson to create a sleek, refined template that matches her elegant portfolio.
Marketing Mentor: Anna & Jordan Rathkopf

Marketing Mentor: Anna & Jordan Rathkopf

Nadia Kiyatkina 21 October 2020
Anna and Jordan Rathkopf are a New York City-based photography duo who were ready to step up their marketing efforts when they began the Marketing Mentor program with Nadia Kiyatkina.
Web Edit & Client Meetings: Matt Graves

Web Edit & Client Meetings: Matt Graves

Honore Brown 8 July 2020
Fort Collins, Colorado-based food & drink and product photographer Matt Graves came to us to help him consolidate his commercial identity with a web edit and a client meetings package.
SEO Audit: Sonya Revell

SEO Audit: Sonya Revell

Ashley Vaught 18 May 2020
This consulting case study reviews some of the features of the SEO audit that we produced for Sonya Revell after she decided to refine her site’s SEO strategy.
Project Pitch: Clark Vandergrift

Project Pitch: Clark Vandergrift

Ashley Vaught 14 May 2020
Photographer/director Clark Vandergrift has an especially strong connection to the health professionals defending us against the coronavirus: his wife is one of them. So when the pandemic began and his wife’s profession took on a new sense of urgency and danger, he witnessed the way this was affecting his family and sought a means to document it.
Member Open House: Self-Assigned Projects with Mary Beth Koeth

Member Open House: Self-Assigned Projects with Mary Beth Koeth

Bill Cramer 29 April 2020
Photographer Mary Beth Koeth is featured this week in a discussion about self-assigned projects, covering both her projects “Off-Season Santas” and “Porn Moms.”
Brand Identity: A New Graphic Identity for Matthew Carden

Brand Identity: A New Graphic Identity for Matthew Carden

Marko Vulinović 12 February 2020
To identify himself more advantageously as a fine art photographer, Matthew Carden worked with marketing specialist Katie Keller and design consultant Marko Vulinović to forge a new logo.