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Nate Powers’ Promo is Smart Marketing

First, target your audience. Second, give them something with your brand on it that they will like and want to use. Third, go a step further – give them something they will like, use and take with them to where other potential clients will see it and subsequently your brand. Now, that’s smart marketing, and just what Nate Powers did with his new promo. It’s a bit on the expensive side, but in this c
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“Optimizing Your Online Portfolio” by Danielle Currier

Check out the article I wrote for Rangefinder Magazine’s September 2012 issue. An online version can be found here: http://digitalmag.rangefinderonline.com/rangefinder/201209#pg75
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Superb Concept Merges the Old & the New

This promo for photographer, Lou Mora, shines with a superb concept. Everything is excellently crafted and has a great tactile quality to it. The yellow phone offers such a wonderful surprise – because it’s not a gimmick but actually functional. It’s such a great idea to meld the “old” style phone that plugs into your smartphone. And of course the concept is – Call Him! For the car
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A Tasty Promo Design

Daniel Blackman, a freelance designer from the UK, recently emailed me to share his latest promotion. It’s a wonderfully fun “in the box” visual parody. What a great way to stand out! Daniel says, “the idea is that these would be printed up and given away to prospective clients or employers with my portfolio packed neatly inside as a foldout brochure (in a burger style of course) – It would be
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Fun promo for Make L-O-V-E project

When I went to the link Photographer Daniel Castro sent me regarding his latest promo, I must say I was captivated right away. The project itself and promo idea is so much fun, engaging, and grabbed my attention right away. Daniel says, “I recently completed a personal project involving photographing hundred of folks lips with a polaroid camera, and then hitting the streets again and convincing strangers to pos
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Photographers Collaborate and Launch Magazine Promos

Figuring out the right way to promote yourself can be tricky at times. Marketing takes time, effort and cash. Working with friends can help to inspire, encourage and provide support throughout the process. Plus it’s just more fun. Check out the very first promos from GRAIN, “a photography collective, started as a friendship between three like-minded photographers working at the Naples Daily News, a South
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Damn Fine Looking Portfolio for Photographer Luke Copping

Luke Copping's new portfolio is definitely a looker! It's so well designed and crafted thanks to Luke's collaboration with designer, Nubby Twiglet.
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Getting Noticed With A Fun Idea

  This past June, photographer Kerry Shaw sent 150 balloon promos to Art Directors, Print Producers and Buyers all over Toronto. This is such a fun idea and sure to stand out! Kerry says - “There’s always talk about Art Directors, Print Producers and Buyers tired of the same old overload of promos that usually just end up in the recycling bin… In response, I wanted to do something a little extr
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Smart Brand & Book for Photographer Dom Romney

This is a smart idea for a great looking portfolio book. Sean Stone (of Wonderful Machine) explains his process and idea. Sean says - “Dom told me he was prepared to spend a bit of money for something impressive, but reminded me that he’s “still a photographer” so price was certainly a factor. With this in mind, I started reviewing his images and brainstorming presentations. The longer I sat with his work, the
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Walking the Talk

Hi Everyone, It’s time for this No Plastic Sleeves site to go through a redesign! Starting tomorrow, the site will receive a fresh look and take advantage of some of the current web trends, including a responsive design format, so that our content can be enjoyed on screen, tablet and mobile devices. In doing so, it may take a couple of days for the site to get fully back online. I’ve been so grateful over
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Captivating Book Promo

This book promo for photographer Aaron Cobb is captivating and physically engaging. The photographs are arresting and the combinations intriguing. This book is sure to be memorable!
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Making A Printed Portfolio

Photographer Xavier Wallach
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Re-design & Re-edit

For Photographer, Jonathan Hanson
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Sleek Agency Magazine for JK& Artist Management

Sophisticated Stand Out Brand Identity
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Promo from Bologna, Italy

Francesco Ridolfi Photography
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