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[20 Apr 2014 | 3 Comments | 101 views]
How we got £5,000+ of Free Advertising for our Client

How about a 3 page ad in your local paper for nothing? Sound too good to be true?

We recently achieved exactly that for a fashion shoot. We had the full cover of the Weekend magazine and two full internal pages all with images from the clients fashion shoot.

Three full pages !! I’m guessing that’s got to be worth somewhere between £5,000 and £10,000 of advertising.

And the client spent nothing on adverts at all !

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Planning for photography, Uncategorized »

[27 Mar 2014 Comments Off | 38 views]

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!One of the best ways to savour the memories from your trip away is to take plenty of pictures, be it of yourself, the landscape or the attractions at your vacation destination. The most famed location in the United States is Las Vegas, known for its iconic bright lights and great nightlife. With such a boom in gambling in recent years, mainly due to the rise in online casinos like www.jackpotcity.co.uk/mobile-casino, many tourists are flocking …

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Photography that sells »

[8 Jul 2011 Comments Off | 67 views]

 
These were shot in the studio this week, essentially as a test to see if the principle worked.   There are all sorts of variations one could work with this.  
 
Clothes do look absolutely terrific in the water – which I know doesn’t sound sensible -  but it’s true.   The way the cloth moves and hangs and floats is really special.
 
If you don’t believe me then just look at the outfits, they are as cheap as you can get, and believe me you wouldn’t give them space even at the …

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Photography for the Press »

[30 Jun 2011 Comments Off | 84 views]

 
Do you want see what happens when a company asks for photographers to work for free for experience…
 
Instant reputation crash!
 
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Eagle-Thistle-Group/201311073242812
 
 
 
 
The letter they sent is below:
 
“I am contacting you regarding two small shoots that we have coming up at Eagle and Thistle for images we require for our up and coming website.

“(Please see our Facebook page for more info on the company http://www.facebook.com/pages/Eagle-Thistle-Group/201311073242812). We need four images to represent each area of the company; Fashion, Food, The Eye and Recruitment.

“We are hoping to do one of the shoots on Monday the …

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Uncategorized »

[11 Apr 2011 Comments Off | 26 views]

So you enter search terms relevant to yorur business into google and lo and behold you come out at the top of the search and you feel pretty chuffed with your SEO strategy.
But, did you know that google personalised searches? It learns as you search and click which entries are more useful to you. Of course, if you search for your business and click on it then google will automatically move you up the list.
Fair enough, except that this means that all users see a …

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