Beautiful Typography in Photography Websites

There's no getting around it. Typography is a crucial element in website design. A well selected and utilized font can add a unique voice to any visual message. If typography is not carefully considered your website's design work is not complete. The creative use of typography has the power to enhance any photography portfolio. … [Read more...]

Responsive Web Design: The New Mobile Website

There are more people browsing and using their mobile phones and tablets as their sole browsing device than ever before. In fact, according to Pew Research, over 56% of people in the US are using their phones for browsing regularly – needless to say a lot. Of course, the rise of mobile browsing has meant a significant increase in photographers looking for mobile optimised sites, simply as they provide them with the best presentation of their work. … [Read more...]

6 Interesting Web Layouts for your Photography Portfolio

Your portfolio is the central piece of your photography website. It's the section that receives the most attention, because let's face it, this is where a client looks to determine whether he/she hires you or keeps looking elsewhere. To break from the monotony there are many creative ways in which you can display your photographic artwork on a web page. The layout you choose depends entirely on your personal taste and style. … [Read more...]

Could an 8-year-old Navigate Your Website?

Most of you have probably heard arguments for blogsites versus a traditional website plus a blog. Today I’m going to talk about a few specific reasons why I believe an all-in-one blogsite is the answer, and they all revolve around user experience. Most important with user experience is ease of use and intuitiveness. I like to use the Apple iPad as an example, due to the fact that my 8-year-old niece had hers mastered with no instructions in about a day. And that was when she was only … [Read more...]