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Image Library

Picture Perfect This is a downloadable primer on how to create a branded image library.  This PDF is excerpted from a seminar that I will be giving to the Insurance Marketing & Communications Association on June 25th in Philadelphia. Enjoy, http://www.zavesmith.com

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Downstairs

Enjoy! Zave Smith http://www.zavesmith.com

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Advice to a New Photographer

News Flash! The Photography Industry is not dead. It is not even dying. Good photographers, with good business and marketing skills are earning good money every day in every niche of this industry. It is not easy. It is not … Continue reading

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Going Green

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The Dancer 2

Enjoy! Zave Smith

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Biggest Mistakes

Rencently I was asked, “What were the biggest mistakes that you have made”? It took me all of two seconds to make the following list: 1. Forget to listen to my gut. 2. Forget to listen to my client. 3. … Continue reading

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Being The President

  all photos on this blog are copyrighted by Zave Smith.  While the studio’s income is two-thirds commercial assignment and one-third stock a few years ago I became involved in the Stock Artists Alliance (SAA).  These involvements lead to me … Continue reading

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