Category Archives: Business


How a Passion for Drawing Led to an Accreditation in Figure Study (NSFW)

‘Figure Study: skillful and creative artistic representations of the unclothed human figure; in whole or in part.’ When I was a kid (yeah, yeah… in the real long ago), I started sketching. Before my first […]

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Manipulating the Final Image to Realise Your Vision

Many a heated discussion has been had in photography circles about manipulating photographs. While I completely agree with the philosophy that you should “get it right in camera”, there are those times that a bridge […]

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The New Year Headshot Refresh Event Is Back!

When was the last time you updated your headshot? Take a look at your business cards, website ‘about’ section or LinkedIn profile. If what you see doesn’t say ‘you want to work with me’, then […]

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Jay Terry MPA Now Accredited in Fantasy Illustration

It has long been a … fantasy … of mine to create the kind of images that fired my imagination as a child. As I wrote in “From Pencil and Pen to Pixels: This is […]

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High Time For That Accreditation In Low Key Portrait

Whenever I get into something new, I get to know whatever it is as thoroughly as possible – all the ins and outs, high and low. True to form, when I joined the PPOC in […]

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Virtue Realty Inc: Your Foundation of Trust

London, meet your newest brokerage: Virtue Realty Inc. The paint may still be fresh on the walls of her new space, but Heather Virtue is far from a ‘newbie’ when it comes to real estate. […]

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Marina Featherstone Massage and Aroma Open for Business

“Massage is therapy for the body, the mind and the spirit.” ~ daily wisdom Creative, imaginative, approachable and confident. Those are a few words that come to mind when you meet Marina Featherstone, an RMT […]

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Why Researching Your Photographer Is The Real Investment

If you believe that a photographer’s gallery of photos and a couple of Google reviews is worth an investment, then you need to read this … A few weeks ago, my cousin Amy (in my […]

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The Blue Moose | Graphic Design

When I first set out to redesign my company logo, I knew that I would have to secure the help of a professional graphic designer to put the finishing touches on it. After all, every […]

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Spring Update Event | Business Portraits | Headshots

It’s that time of year again: the snow is melting, tax season is in full swing and we’re all starting to feel a little more motivated. That means it’s probably a good idea to update […]

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