Your yearly reminder to practice safe data storage habits According to recent statistics: 113 phones are lost every minute around the world, 29% of lost files are accidental, and 1 in 10 computers are infected with viruses every month. With 30% of people never backing up their files, World Backup Day is a yearly reminder […]
Chances are, at some point you’ve run into a family member or friend musing about life as a professional photographer and trying to get a fledging photography business off the ground. Maybe they’ve even offered to take your images for free to build up their portfolio. The offer can definitely be tempting, but is it
SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN Are you pursuing a degree in marketing, journalism or communications? Gilmour Photography seeks a SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN who has an insatiable curiosity and a work ethic to match. This social media guru must be comfortable with the major social media platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn. You must have experience with each
Choosing a local photographer is one of the most important decisions you’ll make in the photography planning process. While other vendors will be a part of your photo shoot, the images your photographer makes will become a part of your brand story. These photos will define your business image for years to come. As you
According to LinkedIn’s statistics, users who have a profile photo receive 21 times more profile views and 9 times more connection requests. No one is going to connect with a faceless ghoul. Surely you’ve heard the expression “Don’t judge a book by its cover!” But if the cover, your LinkedIn profile picture, isn’t compelling and inviting,
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New Studio Grand Opening…And Closing 2020 started with outstanding momentum with the opening of our studio in Oviedo, Spain. But as we know, an aggressive monster raised it’s head at the beginning of the year and threw our personal and business lives in unexpected directions. We had to make some stressful decisions and have some delicate
Hiring A Photographer Whether you’re looking for professional photographers for your company headshots or hiring a photographer to create professional photos of your products, this article will help you choose the right photographer for the job. While pricing often plays a factor in hiring a photographer, it shouldn’t be the only consideration. Professional photos are
2020 was a remarkable year of challenges that reaffirmed the spirit and determination of the content creation industry. Trust has been more important than ever during this difficult year. With heightened concerns and health at stake, we’ve come to count on each other. We are humbled by the faith placed in our team this year
Add Biophilia to Your Life Biophilia Walks In Calgary Douglas Fir Trail Devonian Gardens Reader Rock Garden Inglewood Bird Sanctuary Physical Plant Oasis Flower Shop 10 Plant Stands – That Stand Out Sounds Biophilia – Endless Valley, 2020 Biophilia – Bjork Album, 2011 ‘Voices of a Flyway’ Soundscapes: Dawn in the Piney Woods – Gavia
Does connecting with nature make you creative, smarter, happier, lower blood pressure and reduce anger? Find out at Creative Mornings Calgary virtual presentation on Dec. 11, 2020. I’ll be diving into how I use biophilia to find peace, inspiration, and rejuvenation that powers my creativity. You ‘ll also find out what the heck biophilia is. What
These small business branding photography tips can take your business to the next level. It provides you with a library of images to use on your website, in print and social media. But what kind of images do you want from your branding photoshoot? Branding photography often includes products, services, environmental portraits as well as
As a small business, your brand identity is incredibly important. It’s more than your logo or colours — it’s how you show potential customers who you are and what you have to offer. If the imagery on your website doesn’t reflect the type of brand you want to be, then it’s time for updated photos.
Everyone asks if I shoot Canon or Nikon. There is a lot more to a photo shoot than that. This is a partial list of the photography gear we use in the studio and on location. Full disclosure, this is the photography gear we use day in and day out whether we are in the
Update from Gilmour Photography on the Impact of COVID-19 on our services.
The 2018 Foothills Lottery Home mansion is an amazing waterfront home in Mahogany. We worked with LMNO to create the marketing photography for the print and electronic campaigns. Some lucky person got to win this magnificent luxury mansion home built for the Foothills Home Lottery. I might be a tad jealous… In case you needed another
I recently completed a project working with Benjamin Rubin from the New School at Parsons School of Design, and Jer Thorp, Co-Founder of The Office for Creative Research. The goal was to capture a new public art installation located at Brookfield Place in Calgary. The artwork incorporates a collection of data feeds to illustrate the
Addressing Your Photography Fears In this digital era, photography is everywhere and an essential part of life with the rise of social media. But, if you hate being photographed, or have other fears of photography, the thought of a professional photoshoot can feel like the scariest thing in the world. Most people are afraid of