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Photo editing service: What's included?
February 3, 2015
Our photo editing service is focused on the essentials of the following: Establishing a good White Point Establishing a good Black Point Balanced Mid Tones Clean and natura...
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How do I pay?
February 10, 2015
Once your work has been completed, we will send you an email with a link where you can download your files and send you an email with a link to your invoice. Click the invoice an...
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What if I don't like my order?
February 10, 2015
https://youtu.be/OMsHb1K0pWE   We absolutely want you to be satisfied with our work, so if something doesn’t look right, please let us know right away! If this ever happe...
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How much does retouching cost?
February 10, 2015
Generally speaking, basic facial retouching can be done for $6 per face. Our approach is: REMOVE obvious blemishes, leaving permanent features like moles & birthmarks REDU...
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Do I get the same editor?
February 10, 2015
Typically yes! However, it’s good to note that for most of our clients looking for the clean and natural style, anyone of our editors can achieve that with great success. For t...
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Wedding Album Design Philosophy
July 27, 2015
A few years ago I got a phone call at my office. It was a friend who had became a client and he said, "Hey Leon! I know you're sort of a 'photographer therapist' so I wanted to th...
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Successful Photography Business Tips
September 3, 2015
TogTools is one of the best resources on the planet for successful photography business tips. If you haven't checked them out yet, you really need to do yourself a favor and...
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Outsource Photo Editing to Find Balance
October 1, 2015
Back in 2003/2004 I started providing services for photographers to outsource photo editing. I have served THOUSANDS of photographers around the world and watched some amazing tr...
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Essential Edit Review from a New Client
October 2, 2015
One particular client was selling tickets to training events. For each ticket sold we needed to get information on the person who would be using the ticket. We used a custom field ...
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Top 5 Business Books for Photographers
May 28, 2016
Leon's list of Top 5 Business Books for Photographers. (With honorable mentions.) I'll be up front: None of these books are technically "business books for photographers." They ...
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Sending an order to Essential Edit
July 28, 2016
Sending an order to Essential Edit: The Finer Details Just like you, we are constantly refining our internal workflow! The goal? To become more efficient and accurate. We have ...
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Our New Look
August 24, 2016
When I go shoe shopping I realize just how shabby my old kicks are. The comparison is so striking between a new and old pair. If it's appropriate, I'll often wear the new shoes ...
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