Estimating production costs

Continuing on from the good paper work lecture. I found an artcle published by PDN reposted by fashion photographer Alex Lamrechts on my Facebook. The artcle¬†outlines what it takes nowadays to estimate for a shoot and how a brief would look. Article: http://www.pdnonline.com/business-marketing/business/estimating-2-0-price-ad-jobs-print-web-social-media/ Example Brief Used: http://www.pdnonline.com/prod/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/KarenMeenaghan_MockCreativeBrief.pdf Rep 1 estimate sheet:: http://www.pdnonline.com/prod/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/03_theme_Estimating_Rep1Estimate.pdf Rep 2 Estimate…

Week 11: Good Paperwork

Having set up a dedicated accounting software in September, I have that run my Invoices, estimates and customisable reports. Creation of invoice below: Creation of Estimate below: Completed Estimate in Zipbooks website: Organised Estimates folder: Ready to send estimate to clients email straight from Zipbooks: Converted to Invoice: According to Zipbooks, this invoice has a…

Commercialising my Portfolio/work

After the commercial practice lecture and a regular subscription to Full time Photographer school run by Successful commercial photographer Josh Rossi, I have made myself aware that pretty creative pictures are for no use. This makes it hard for a client to look at my portfolio and see a use for my photography to sell…