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October Instagram

Posted by Workbook on 10/21/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesHeadlineInstagramPersonal WorkPhotography

We're taking it back to Instagram for October!

Robert Deutschman Chris Crisman
Sue BarrShaina Fishman
Laura BarisonziSue Tallon

Julien McRoberts: A Day with NYC Designer Aysha Saeed

Posted by Workbook on 10/17/2014 — Filed under:  EventsGalleriesHeadlinePhotography
Photographer Julien McRoberts was recently hired by one of NYC’s hot, up-and-coming designers, Aysha Saeed, to cover some lifestyle images for various PR and advertising needs.

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Kyle Dreier: I Scream…You Know the Rest

Posted by Workbook on 10/16/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesHeadlinePhotography
Here’s a little glimpse (or taste) of what’s been in my head lately. It’s the seesaw balance I have between order and chaos, design and photography, work and play. I’m sure a psychotherapist would have a heyday analyzing how I approach my personal food photography projects. To me, it’s just things I like: organization, ice cream, and a fun mess, nothing to read into, at least that I’m aware of. I hope you enjoy. I did. – Kyle Dreier

Jim Golden for Sherwin Williams

Posted by Workbook on 10/16/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesHeadlinePhotography
Photographer Jim Golden created a collection images based around the Sherwin Williams "Traditional Twist" color palette.
Client: Sherwin Williams
 HGTV Home
Agency: McKinney
Creative director: Ellen Steinberg
Art director: Kathryn Clendenin
Art buyer: Kellie Bingman
Photographer: Jim Golden
Props and Styling: Beverly James Neel

Additionally, Jim added a new image to his personal "shapes" series. Styling by: Karyn Fienich.

Workbook's 2014 Creative Carnival

Posted by Workbook on 10/14/2014 — Filed under:  Community TableCreative CarnivalFeaturesHeadlineIllustrationPhotography

It's that time again!

Get ready for fun, fire, and food at the 2014 Workbook Creative Carnival, back again in the Big Apple.

Here are the details:

When: October 30th, 5:30 p.m.-1030 p.m.

Where: Jack Studios, 601 W. 26th St. 12th Floor

Who: Workbook Pro Advertisers and Invited Industry Guests

You can check out some of the fun from last year's event here.

For all our Pro Advertisers, the submission period for our Personal Prints Showcase is now open!

For more information on how to attend, please contact:

Angelica Vinther


See you there!

Illustration poster created by Bill Mayer.

Pete Barrett for Pure Protein

Posted by Workbook on 10/13/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesGalleriesHeadlineMotionPhotography
Pete Barrett just recently completed a print and motion campaign for Pure Protein and Moosylvania: a great project where he and his team got to produce a series of five print ads. Pete also directed five web and TV spots. The first two print ads and motion spots can be seen here, with more to come in the near future as they are released. The production took place in Miami, Florida over the course of about two weeks, with actual filming taking three days shooting five different active lifestyle scenarios, from a pickup basketball game, to indoor rock climbing, to running. Pete hired David Hall as DP to shoot the video footage. Both stills and video for the commercials were shot simultaneously. Pete shot and directed the action and shot stills while Dave shot the video footage.

30ReadySetJoe5514 from Pete Barrett on Vimeo.

30LifesABootCamp5514 from Pete Barrett on Vimeo.

Adrian Myers: From the Yacht Club to the Race Track

Posted by Workbook on 10/10/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesGalleriesHeadlinePhotography
Adrian Myers shows his versatility with two new campaigns featuring very different subjects. The first is the Marina Yachting AW 2014 campaign, art directed by Frank Foster and retouched by Michael Day. The second is a cover shoot from London for the September cover of F1 Racing featuring Simona De Silvestre.

The F1 Magazine Shoot

Shooting Tim McGraw for the Wall Street Journal

Posted by Workbook on 10/09/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesHeadlinePhotography
By Justin Clemons

So my assistants and I pull up outside of a large concert venue about two hours before we are planned to shoot Tim McGraw. I wanted enough time to scout a cool location and set up my lighting. We start walking through the parking lot and this extremely fit guy with his shirt off and headphones in jogs past us. I asked, "That’s not Tim McGraw, is it?"

I say that because he looked like a 25-year-old who has been working out his whole life. He was ripped. Come to find out it, it was him, and he does cross fit every night before a show.
We get into our specific area given to us, which was about 10 feet by 15 feet. Not kidding. I had to get two different looks, and one needed to be a full-body shot on a 9 foot seamless. Haha. I took a couple of deep breaths, and then we went at it. The seamless barely fit. Fortunately, I brought a bunch of old barn wood as a possible backdrop. Tim's PR person said that this won't possibly work fitting both sets in this small area, then added that she doubts Tim would like the wood backdrop either. Long story short, we did fit it all in; I got my two shots in under ten minutes, and Tim loved the wood backdrop. Haha, I learned that trusting my gut, not freaking out and being prepared, pays off.

P.S.  Tim McGraw was extremely nice and such a cool guy. I really enjoyed this one.

The Latest at Workbook

Posted by Workbook on 10/08/2014 — Filed under:  Advertising CampaignsFeaturesHeadlinePhotographyThis Just In...behind the scenes
Here are some recent projects completed by Workbook Advertisers:

Clay Hayner recently shot some promo work for AT&T.

Thomas Winter recently shot some photos for Thomson Reuters and Living Energy.

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Personal Prints Submissions Period Now Open!

Posted by Workbook on 10/07/2014 — Filed under:  Creative CarnivalEventsFeaturesHeadlineIllustrationPhotography

Calling all 2014 Workbook PRO Advertisers!

Now is the time for you to submit your personal prints to be showcased at this year's Creative Carnival.

Here is what event curator, Lorena Arnold, has said about past Personal Print Showcase:

"Workbook's Personal Prints is an opportunity to display the best of your personal shots to elite industry professionals, while raising funds that go to art students in need of scholarships to pursue their dreams.

"The Creative Carnival is a live demonstration of illustrators creating new artwork in front of the attendees. We wanted to open up the night to Workbook photographers who also wanted to participate in the live event. The Personal Prints showcase allows artists to show off their abilities in a new and unexpected way.

"All attendees have the opportunity to purchase displayed work, and all funds go to Workbook's Student Scholarship Fund. Every image will be titled and credited, and Personal Prints will be featured on and in promotional emails to over 30,000 industry contacts. It's the perfect chance to gain great exposure while helping others."

The 2014 Creative Carnival will take place Thursday, October 30th at Jack Studios in New York City. If you are a Workbook Pro Advertiser or an Industry Creative and would like more information, please contact your Regional Workbook Rep.