Question of the Day: How do I tie the ribbon on The Marilyn?

The Marilyn is an envelope shaped box that holds mounted and matted prints.  It has ribbon that extends from the flap so that you can tie a bow, wrap it around and tuck it, or whatever floats your boat.  We’ve been asked a few times how we get our bows tied so pretty when weContinue reading “Question of the Day: How do I tie the ribbon on The Marilyn?”

Tips from the Top | Pepper Nix Photography

We asked some of our uber-cool and esteemed Finaons to share some of their secrets to success when it comes to using albums in their studios.  Pepper Nix, in addition to be loads of fiery fun, is a long-time Finaon and runs a highly-successful studio in Salt Lake City, Utah.  You can check out TONSContinue reading “Tips from the Top | Pepper Nix Photography”

How to Sell Portrait Albums

Albums and portraits are a perfect match in this digital world.  Far more images, and good images, are created in an average session than ever before.  That means more images your client wants.  And often that “want” turns into, “I want the digital negatives.” Include this with a session and kiss your money goodbye.  It’sContinue reading “How to Sell Portrait Albums”

Getting Photography Projects Funded

Have you ever wanted to travel through Africa and put together a book of emotionally moving images of the people and their culture?  Have you wanted to document how children are impacted by the current economic hardship and loss of their home to foreclosure and do a gallery show with large prints?  Have you everContinue reading “Getting Photography Projects Funded”