Graphic design isn’t just what looks cool, it’s a calculated and balanced blend of form and function that serves a specific purpose. Although, it’s really satisfying when the end result looks cool.
– Red Adair
Everything begins with getting to know you, your project, and your specific needs. We like to meet in person, over the phone, or over Skype to acquaint ourselves and ensure we’re the right fit for each other’s needs. From there, we explore the specific services that have been outlined, then prepare an estimate for those services. Once the estimate is approved, we collect a deposit, and begin.
We utilize a CRM (client relations manager) called Honeybook, which you can work within throughout the duration of your project. After we’ve completed the services, we can hand over the keys, continue to work together on a retained basis, and everything in between.
We are often described as a ‘nimble’ team of creatives as we pride ourselves on our flexibility with our clients and the wide variety of services we offer. Read more about our mission by clicking here.
“A wise person knows that there is something to be learned from everyone”
Our founders alone are pushing the decade mark of working with a wide variety of businesses and creative professionals. Throughout the years, they have observed and been directly involved in an ever-growing variety of ideas that have contributed to their modern (young) yet traditional (timeless) view.
By continually immersing our team into various industries, and cross-training each member to understand the core basics of each service we provide, we have created a multi-disciplinary team of incredibly versatile people who’s insights have proven time and time again to be invaluable.
“I just want to leave my mark on the world” -Austin Barkis
Trained in pre-press print production, our Creative Director understands the requirements of a quality design, delivered promptly, while saving money where applicable. He has lead our team of creatives to understand this fine balance to allow our company to provide quality services for reasonable costs and turnaround times.
Our design services span nearly every digital medium you can imagine. From logos and brand identities, to brochures, rack cards, bi-folds, trade-show materials, packaging, 3D rendering, apparel, and more, we can refine and make your vision a reality.
Websites have become quite straightforward to us- We design a website to showcase your stunning brand, and develop it to function as an unstoppable sales funnel for your business.
We develop primarily on WordPress CMS with a proprietary combination of software we know and trust to be a cost-effective, safe, fast long term solution for you and your business needs.
Websites can be built for simple one page landings, informational websites, blogs, e-commerce stores, community forum platforms, and more. Each website is unique so we encourage a no-pressure call or email to get an idea of how we can assist you.
We firmly believe your real-life moments being lovingly preserved through professional photojournalism have far surpassed the days of posed images in a department store. We currently provide lifestyle photography for couples’ weddings, elopements, engagements, proposals, adventure sessions + destination coverage as well. We are located in beautiful Monterey, California and happily offer coverage worldwide.
In a world of endless photographers, we’re different. We aren’t in the business of photography, we’re in the business of people. Photography is our passion. We offer an exclusive experience for couples who want awe inspiring images, all while touring the one of a kind locations selected especially for you. All our coverage includes comprehensive exploration, planning, and coordination, before shooting even begins.
We have worked with a variety of businesses to create content for their unique needs. We have experience creating and executing creative briefs for worldwide brands to the highest level of detail and quality.
As marketing needs continue to evolve and become more community/storytelling based, many brands are opting for lifestyle content and imagery to make their brand far more relate-able to consumers. We are able to supply models, locations to suit specific needs, and other related assets for your lifestyle product/service shoot needs.
Primarily used on e-commerce websites and other online marketplaces, we also supply traditional product photography on a white background, green screen, or color of your choosing, photoshopped to perfection.
Organic Marketing: The Honest Approach
Ads through any platform is the traditional way to grow one’s business, but a lot of businesses do it because they don’t know of any other options. Sure they’ve heard of SEO, but there’s a million agencies out there with a million different answers. We’re not going to give you a million answers, we’re going to give you one.
SEO is a long term solution. Relying on ads is a short term solution for your business. Competitors can come in and spend double your ad-budget and automatically push your ads out of the picture. 70% of all traffic to websites are organic. Why pour money into ads that will net you only 30% of your potential? Ad prices fluctuate depending on the PPC market, while SEO is a stable expense.