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What Ad Agencies Want From You - Interested in Fashion or Commercial Photography?

2013-06-12 05:00 created by SmugMug


Have you ever wondered how to get your photos picked up by ad agencies? How does a photographer get their foot in the door? These are questions many of us have thought about before, since photography (and ads) are everywhere we look. Well, SmugMug Pro @114056084994793924628 helped answer some of those question during a recent SmugMug podcast (bit.ly/ZsDwsb). But, we found, that the interest in this subject is off the charts, and the follow up questions for Alan have been coming in fast and furious. So Alan has volunteered to spend an hour answering nothing but your questions in a live, On Air Google Hangout!  _Join SmugMug's Rocky Bowels and Michael Bonocore as they ask your questions to Alan Tuesday, June 11th at 9:00PM EST._ Have a question you would like us to ask Alan? Simply add it as a comment here, on this event. Alan will also do his best to respond to any questions we do not ask during theb

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Top Comments

Michael Bonocore

Chrysta Rae - 5 plusones

Thanks so much for coming everyone! Man, an hour flies by when you have such a great conversationalist like

SmugMug - 5 plusones

And bourbon maple bacon milkshake

Maki Silberberg - 3 plusones

Top Commenters

Do people want to know about all the different kinds of agencies out there (there are way more specialized agencies than just the huge multinational ad agencies)?

Alan Shapiro - 4,132,758 followers

I just finished watching the whole show - thanks again everyone. I would really only like to get stuck in the airport for 24 hours

Sam Breach - 1,721,480 followers

And bourbon maple bacon milkshake

Maki Silberberg - 1,492,909 followers

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