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Your Photo-Shoot Questions Answered (Part 2)

Your Photo-Shoot Questions Answered So, you’ve decided on your perfect photographer for a photo-shoot and you’ve chosen Gilmour Photography (great choice by the way). You’re ready to book your photo-shoot and we’re so excited to work with you – but you have questions you need answered: What is your starting rate? We estimate costs for all …

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Photographing the World’s Best Football Stadium

What’s it like photographing the world’s newest football stadium? Let me tell you… Photographing a brand new professional football and soccer stadium is no easy task. The Mosaic Stadium is home to the CFL’s Saskatchewan Roughriders professional football team. We landed the gig after B+H did a review of architectural photographers in Western Canada and …

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Licensing Photography: A Photo Buyer’s Guide

LICENSING PHOTOGRAPHY: A Photo Buyer’s Guide Most commercial photography is licensed, not sold, for specific use over a designated period of time. The photographer retains the copyright to all images s/he creates unless the copyright is transferred to the buyer by specific written agreement or the work qualifies as a “work for hire”. Licensing photography …

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Tips On Managing Social Media

Shannon Bowen-Kelsick of SBK Marketing has a great article highlighting the best tips from a panel discussion held in Calgary by the Calgary Marketing Meetup Group. The panel luncheon titled, “MySpace, YouTube, Identica, Twitter, FriendFeed, Facebook and LinkedIn….. Oh my!”, was about how to manage our personal and professional social media presence. We learned that on-line, there isn’t much difference between our personal and professional selves and that it is best to err on the side of caution.

Online Presence Checkup #YYC Was a Hit

New tech­niques for man­ag­ing online pres­ence that I learned about are:

* set­ting Google alerts to auto mon­i­tor my name and alert me when it pops up online
* research­ing where my com­peti­tors are listed online and get­ting listed there as well
* using click­tail to ana­lyze web traffic
* using dis­qus