Posts Tagged ‘Blurb’

Reimagine the Client Gift: Custom Self-promo Magazines

Posted by on Friday November 7, 2014 | Business

Sponsored by Blurb While small self-promo pieces for clients are a popular option for photographers during the holiday season, a multi-page printed promo can have much more impact. Fashion photographer Benjamin Kaufmann recently created his first print run of a custom self-promotional magazine that mimics the high-end glossy magazines that he regularly shoots for. For... More

Photo Book Publisher Blurb Gobbles Up Its Biggest Competitor, HP’s MagCloud

Posted by on Wednesday May 7, 2014 | Uncategorized

The photo book self-publishing landscape has gotten a little bit smaller. Do-it-yourself book publisher Blurb announced yesterday it had purchased its biggest competitor: HP’s MagCloud web-based publishing platform. MagCloud differs slightly form Blurb in that it is more of a soft-cover, magazine-style self-publishing platform than than a photo book publisher. According to a press release... More

Valerio Spada Wins 2011 Photography Book Now Grand Prize

Posted by on Thursday September 1, 2011 | Uncategorized

Valerio Spada of Milan, Italy has won the $25,000 grand prize in the fourth annual Photography Book Now competition, sponsored by Blurb, for his book  Gomorrah Girl. The book, which explores life in Naples among the Camorrah (the local name for the Mafia), was chosen by a panel of jurors from among more than 2,300... More