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Promoting Your Photography Business- a Checklist

Do you have a new photography business and you're clueless where and how to start promoting it? You wish it's just as easy as placing your good photos online (or in your studio) but you realize marketing your photography biz ...
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CD Packaging: Spinal Tap’s Creative Box Sets

Over a year ago, I featured Spinal Tap's cardboard cutout packaging for their album Back From the Dead. It was nominated at the Grammy Awards for Best Packaging alongside Sagmeister’s work for Byrne & Eno and four other nominees. Although Sagmeister bagged ...
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Indie Filmmaking: How to Shoot Your Movie On Time and On Budget

Recently, I discussed How To Make a Movie for $5000. That's all well and good, but now I want to take a it a step further - ACTUALLY shooting it! Here are some suggestions based on my experiences working behind ...
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Vinyl Resurgence – Why People Love Vinyl Records Again

From being a medium for music, vinyl records simply became a collector’s piece- a representation of a great decade of music. Many people still love it but it was just too bulky.  In the 90s, vinyl was a thing of ...
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Flash Drives: Smart Marketing Tool for Photographers

USB flash drives are now the favorite of many businessmen and self-employed individuals not only because they use them to contain their files but also because USB flash drives serve as excellent promotional items. They do look handsome, don’t they? ...
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USB Albums: The White Stripes Icky Thump

The White Stripes Icky Thump album  is one of the handsomest USB music packaging I've seen. It was nominated for a Grammy in “Category 89: Best Boxed Or Special Limited Edition Package”. Removing their respective hats reveals the USB dongle, ...
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Proof that Sending Promo CDs Still Works

Do not focus ALL your time and money in making the coolest website. Everyone is doing that nowadays. What they do not know is that people still want to see,feel,smell,and taste the real thing before they reach their pockets. That ...
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Video of the Week: How to Distribute Your Indie Film

Here is a professional advice on producing and distributing an independent film! _______________________________________________________________ Unified Manufacturing is an L.A. -based one-stop-shop that offers very affordable CD/DVD/USB replication, custom printing, promotional products, warehousing and fulfillment and many more. If you need an Instant ...
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Graphic Design: Why Skill is Never Enough

There are plenty of graphic designers all around the world who can make good-looking CD artworks and posters. Good design schools polish the taste of design students and there are so many softwares that make everything easier for new designers ...
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DVD Packaging: 21 of the Coolest Clothing Edition DVDs

A DVD case in a tank top, a pilot uniform, a biker jacket, a stretchy pair of pants? Here are some of the most fashionable DVDs that are worth collecting. Images are from Nuno DVD and M & J Collection ...
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