Posts tagged bittersweet designs
Wedding Photographer Magazine Template Examples

A few years ago, I dreamt about starting my own online magazine, which lead me to designing beautiful spreads + getting quotes from various printers to see if it would be possible to offer a printed publication as well.

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Advice for New Business Owners

When it comes to starting a business, having a brilliant idea is one small piece of the entrepreneurial pie. More and more people want a little taste of this so-called dream life as a small business owner, but there are a lot of steps that are required before you quit your 9-5.

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New Client Packaging Ideas for Photographers

As a self-proclaimed minimalist, there aren’t a lot of tangible goods that take up permanent residence in our home, but this custom collection is something I’d hold onto forever.

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How to Protect Your Photography Business From Difficult Clients

Every business out there needs a solid game plan, and it’s impossible to do this without solid protection from nightmare clients. This contract collection has everything from a model release section to session pricing & client expectations to help you & your clients sleep better at night.

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Pinterest Marketing Tips for Small Businesses

As a graphic designer and small business owner, Pinterest has helped us to share ideas while promoting our photography templates to millions of photographers & creatives. We started actively using Pinterest about five years ago and have gained a lot of insight about what works and what doesn’t work within this powerful platform. With over 1.5 million views per month, we want to share some of our tips so you can market your business effectively on Pinterest.

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Photographer Business Card Inspiration

Your client gives their friends the name of your business, but it is quickly forgotten after the couple returns home. In a perfect world, your client would have given you credit as their photographer on social media, but, as you know, this doesn’t always happen. Make sure potential & existing clients remember your name by creating a unique business card for your business.

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Finding Balance as a Working Mom

Not everyone was made to be a stay at home parent. I wasn’t, and you might not be, either. MAJOR kudos and all the mad props to all the moms and dads who are rockin' this role, but it’s not a one-size-fits-all title. Mommy dates make some people crazy. For some, the idea of playing with a room full (or park full) of strangers' kids is about as terrible and stress-provoking as going to the dentist.

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Vintage + Moody Wedding Photography Magazine

See a perfect example of how you can create a welcome guide that truly stands out without breaking the bank. Lauren completely transformed our Elm magazine template and turned it into her own 70-page 'Matrimony Mag,' as she calls it.

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Squarespace Website Design: Amy Anahory Photography

It is always exciting to see how photographers are able to transform a template entirely and create something truly unique to their brand. What started off as a light and airy website template for boudoir photographers is a site geared for family sessions that is full of color and laughter.

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Squarespace Design Kits in Action: McKenzie Smith Photography

Our Eucalyptus Squarespace Design was the perfect fit for McKenzie's work & aesthetic. We were so pumped to see how her site turned out! With an attention for detail and a natural talent that's hard to miss, McKenzie's work has taken her all around the globe to shoot weddings, bridals, and engagement sessions.

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5 Reasons to Switch to Squarespace

With the launch of our newest Squarespace templates, we've received quite a few questions asking if we are planning on designing for other platforms. Currently, the answer is NO, and here are a few reasons why we are choosing to design exclusively for Squarespace:

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Quit Your Day Job: Our Journey to Financial Freedom

Ten years ago, I was making $400 a month working at my "dream job" as a graphic designer. I showed up early and stayed late to make pennies on the dollar while Thomas spent 12-14 hours a day as an adult babysitter (AKA restaurant manager). I waited tables in the evenings and worked as a leasing agent on the weekends at a Section 8 apartment complex.

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The Photo Session That Almost Didn't Happen

If only you could see how hectic our lives have been over the last month. From losing my voice a few days before our first big talk to getting pooped on right before heading out the door, this last month has been kind of shitty (literally).

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Social Media Templates in the Shop!

We have gotten a ton of requests for social media templates after releasing our Eucalyptus collection. The newest set of designs will save you a ton of time & will allow you to create a consistent, custom branded look.

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Boudoir Photography Marketing Templates

Our first boudoir photography marketing templates just launched, and we couldn't be more excited! Several people reached out to us recently to request a design collection specific to boudoir photographers, and like they say - ask, and you shall receive! The template shop was long overdue for a new set of marketing materials, so this gave us a good excuse to create new eye candy that’s true to our minimal style.

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Squarespace Templates for Photographers

Our Squarespace templates make creating a website a breeze. After testing out every web design platform out there, we have found Squarespace to be the easiest & most affordable option out there. Its simple layouts allow for complete customization. No two sites will ever have to look the same!

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