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amos chapple has travelled around europe with his drone looking for new and unexpected views, mission accomplished…

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m / 30-09-2014 08:02 - tags: , ,  

pay me

Pricing hourly punishes efficiency.
So this is a pretty bold statement and it should be taken with a grain of salt. Hourly pricing can be incredibly advantageous in certain circumstances, like when you receive that first email from potential clients and, through their thousand-word introductory essay lousy with emoticons and unnecessarily capitalized words, they paint a clear picture that they are completely batshit insane. You know that there will be many rounds of revision in your future and that over the course of working together you’ll be as much a therapist as a designer. Totaling those 500 hours at whatever your hourly rate is will equal a pretty good pay day.

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much food for thought from jessica hische in her ‘guide to assigning the right value to what you do

It’s incredibly important for even young designers to always quote respectable prices. It can be very tempting to create artwork for a “cool” company for very little pay and the promise of insane exposure/ an incredible portfolio piece.

m / 29-09-2014 11:05 - tags: ,  

a’dam

watch this new animation showing an imaginary aerial flight
above amsterdam during its second spectacular period of growth (1800-1900) and if you missed the first one showing an even more dramatic and rapid period of growth during the ‘golden age’ (1600-1700), see below…

m / 29-09-2014 08:30 - tags: , ,  

reasons to be

m / 26-09-2014 08:07 - tags: , , ,  

paula shares

m / 25-09-2014 07:54 - tags: , , ,