Glazed Contracts

I am often sent contributor agreements for comment and my brain tends to glaze over, too. A lot of contracts are confusing and use contradictory language, usually because the versions have been hacked and saved then modified and re-saved and the result is a misleading document, often with bad formatting, too! Some red flags to…

Casting Ads

I was recently asked if I had an example of an ad to get models for shoots. Of course I do! Here is a sample of how I’ve done it before.  Please feel free to use, share and adapt: We are currently casting talent for XYZ project and looking for active males and females between…

What it Takes

Someone sent me a note about an open photo editor position. It was all hush-hush and I was asked not to post it publicly but only make personal referrals if I know anyone. There was only a generic email to apply, so I can’t even tell you the name of the hiring company. Check this…

Mitchum Never Dies

Bob always looked great too, no matter how much crap he had been dragged through. Did you know he was a poet? But I digress… One of the reasons I wanted to start posting again is because of the warnings I’ve heard about rights grabs through the sneaky Terms of Service many social sharing sites…