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Yearbooks: The Memories That Matter

Yearbooks: The Memories That Matter, All in One Place

May 24, 2022

These past few years have seen a fascinating shift away from digital-only and back towards analog keepsakes. High-quality bound books are making a comeback against ebook editions. Fancy stationery is replacing online note-taking. And yearbooks are soaring in popularity. Here’s why students, parents, and administrators can’t get enough of school yearbooks.

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School Photos

Beyond Picture Day: Using School Photos in Historical Archives

May 19, 2022

Living in a time where so many of us are walking around with a camera on our phones, it’s hard to imagine when taking a picture wasn’t easy. But rewind back to the early 2000s, and the advent of digital cameras and camera phones was just beginning. Before that, of course, we relied on film […]

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Graduation Celebrations

Tips to Make Your Graduation Celebration a Success

April 27, 2022

High school graduations are a wonderful milestone. Your teen has worked hard to graduate and now it’s time to celebrate them and their accomplishments! There’s a lot to think about when planning a graduation party, but it doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Read on for tips to make your celebration a success.

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Digital Photos

The Digital Difference: All About Digital Photos

April 22, 2022

Gone are the days of film reels and dark rooms. Today most professional shoots involve digital photography, which allows for easy sharing, resizing, and touch-ups. Here’s what to know about the Freed approach to digital photography. It’s About the Photographer, Not the Camera. Digital cameras have evolved significantly since they first came on the market. Today’s […]

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Sports Portraits

5 Reasons You Don’t Want to Miss Out on Sports Portraits

March 7, 2022

The late-night practices, weekend events, Friday night games – the school sports seasons seem like a never-ending season of “go, go, go.” Still, there’s something satisfying about the sports portraits they send home towards the end. Maybe it’s the proof of our kid’s hard work, perhaps it’s the satisfaction of having a frame-worthy photo to […]

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The Importance of Brochures in School Marketing

March 3, 2022

We’re living in a time where parents have more choices than ever when deciding where their children should go to school. This means that schools may have to ramp up their recruitment and marketing efforts to stand out and encourage enrollment.

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School Photography Company

Is it Time for a New School Photography Company?

February 23, 2022

There’s nothing more frustrating than a poorly executed picture day – upset parents, stressed teachers, administrators just trying to keep it together. Nope, not pretty and not the experience you want for your students. The right photography company won’t let picture day turn into a scene from a horror film.

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Corporate headshots

5 Reasons Why You Need Professional Corporate Headshots

February 9, 2022

Professional corporate headshots are often downplayed in importance, but we believe that high-quality headshots showcasing personality are the first impression every executive needs. With the existence of social media, images are everywhere – it’s no different in a professional setting.

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Freed Photography

Behind the Lens: An Interview with Freed’s Founders

January 27, 2022

Freed Photography has blazed a trail in the school photography niche, lending a boutique look and feel to something that has traditionally been given the mass production treatment. Behind that success is a lifetime of hard work, a focus on craft, a commitment to building long-term relationships in the community – and some key moments of […]

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Ways to Use Your Digital School Picture

December 23, 2021

When we think about school pictures, printed, framed photographs typically come to mind. But in recent years, digital school pictures have become increasingly popular. They’re high-quality, shareable, and versatile – and are a must-have for anyone ordering copies of their school photos. Here’s why.

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