A&P Ok, so I know you guys are going to say this sucks, but its way better than the last

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  1. aCab

    aCab New Member

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    Another cover picture.

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  2. OlafBeserka

    OlafBeserka girls pee pee when they see me OT Supporter

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    its better than the blue one. Why do you want it so washed out?
     
  3. aCab

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    They want it too look like an Dave Hill picture that has been aged a little. :dunno: Exact words. They like it, so :mamoru:
     
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    lolhdr?
     
  5. isaac86hatch

    isaac86hatch This thread sucks

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    Get rich or Dave Hill tryin'
     
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    it hurts my eyes. but hey, it's all about satisfying the customer
     
  7. White Stormy

    White Stormy Take that, subspace!

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    the sky isn't nearly interesting enough to get a majority of the frame. I hope you're gonna have a massive text block there or something
     
  8. Spurious

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    Or finding customers who are satisfied with what you do. Or explaining to them why what you do is better.
     
  9. xenon supra

    xenon supra OT Supporter

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    better but still hideous
     
  10. themolsen

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    especially in this case
     
  11. Manythanks

    Manythanks Stay humble, don't mumble.

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    Them Asics is hot son.
     
  12. aCab

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    Better?:

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    yes. but a lot depends on how you do the rest of the cover. read up about typography & page design...and use some nice fonts and gestalt principles
     
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    The problem is that I don't get to pick the fonts. I am told what to use. It really sucks. I don't get to dictate anything. I mean hell, I didn't even get to pick the picture. But hey, the money is good, so I don't care.
     
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    Refuse to be told.
     
  16. Girth

    Girth ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ OT Supporter

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    the sky bothers me
     
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    At least it's better than the blue one... :)
    Pretty shitty on not being able to choose the font though.
     
  18. White Stormy

    White Stormy Take that, subspace!

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    kristin my dog > *

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    Much better than the last one
     
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    At this point man, I don't even care. It pays the rent, gives me spending money, and I dont have to flip burgers. It's easy as hell too. I'm going to start whipping up two covers - one for me and one for them. I'll show them both and see where we end up.
     
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    :bowrofl: @ whoever thinks that actually looks good
     
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    Yeah, the average consumer is a fuckin idiot. As long as you know that this is not what photography should be, it's all good. I don't like it but make that money
     
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    I don't know why people care what your customers want. Make them happy, don't use it for your portfolio, get paid.
     
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    turbodude Just a photographer OT Supporter

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    :bowdown::rofl:
     
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    Which is why there are craftsmen and then there are day laborers.
     

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