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You don’t need a logo to be successful

Business

You don’t NEED a logo or visual identity to have a successful business. But before you toss your hands up in confusion, everything I’m about to say will not contradict what you’ve already learned.

Crossed Keys Estate

Branding

When Jessica of Crossed Keys Estate came to me, she was tired of the outdated logo that had been passed down along with the business. “We are fun and no bullshit but we run a really elegant and beautiful venue that caters to a laid-back feeling while still delivering on the traditional, pretty, and elegant […]

Hannah Hanline Photography

Branding

When Hannah of Hannah Hanline Photography reached out to me, I was first excited to meet a fellow Hannah, and second excited to be working with someone who was ready to ignite their online presence. There had been a lull in her photographer career, and she decided to come back full spring. Motivated and full […]

Lillie Duncan

Branding

The beautifully deep logo design for Lillie Duncan, a photographer and writer focused on faith and healing.

Do you need a LOGO or a BRAND

Branding

It’s important to know where your business stands when it comes to branding. A lot of business owners come to us wondering if they need a logo or a brand. They are not one in the same, although they do overlap. In this post we are going to be discussing the difference and how you […]

Rainflower Photography

Branding

Amanda came to us saying she was ready to step it up a notch with her business. She was in the process of finding a clearer direction on how she shot and how she wanted her images to look with the goal of targeting her ideal clients. But, she needed a brand that would continue […]

Brand for Ricky Chase Photography

Portfolio

I had the pleasure working with Ricky Chase, a Barbados Wedding photographer. He came to me as a referral from Aniya, and was in need of a brand for his business. Together we created a modern and masculine brand that should stand the tests of time.

Brand + Website for Greg M. Photography

Portfolio

Greg Morgan, one of my first and most memorable clients in my business career, is a New Mexico Senior portrait photographer. She captures the excitement and beauty of each client in her warm and inspiring style. Greg came to me in dire need of a refresh. Her website especially wasn’t reflecting her talents or generating […]

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