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New Stock Photos Can Give Your Website A Fresh Look This Spring

Bend Oregon Stock Photography Smith Rock

If you haven’t noticed, the sun has been shining a little longer in Bend, Oregon lately. Flowers and trees waking up from a long winter’s nap. Snow melting higher up in the mountains, rivers flowing and waterfalls rushing, dining al fresco in the Old Mill District or Downtown, and more family walks along the river  are all signs that Old Man Winter is in the rear view mirror. Spring is also the time of year when we get the itch to do a little spring cleaning. But why stop at your house, couldn’t your website photography use some love?

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Autumn Colors In Bend, Oregon

Autumn Color Bend Oregon

The time between summer and winter can be a special time in Bend, Oregon. We are not known for fall color in the Pacific Northwest as well as other places, but no doubt we have incredible color that displays all throughout the states. The peak time to visit Central Oregon is near. Within the next week and through October can display excellent color. Since Central Oregon sits at a higher elevation the color is known to change first. October is generally best for autumn color statewide. Finding the best color in Bend can be difficult, but worth it when you find it. Personally I would stick close to the rivers.

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How New Photos Can Revamp Your Website

Inside Of Business

Do you have a website?

Every business nowadays should have a website. If your business doesn’t I am sure you are in the works or thinking about one. With the recent advances and trends in technology high quality photos are becoming extremely important. Nothing makes your site look more unprofessional than poor quality photos and terrible written content.

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What Is Stock Photography?

Photographer Taking Pictures

Introduction

The other day I was talking with a graphic designer about a magazine he was working for. Further down the conversation he mentioned that the majority of the photography they used was free or payed very little for. (understandable for a start up local magazine) He was frustrated with what was going on within the company and I mentioned Bend Oregon Stock for microstock photography. Another individual overhearing our conversation asked what is stock photography? He literally thought we were taking pictures of livestock. (I laughed) I didn’t realize if you aren’t in the design or photography community you might not know the definition. Read More