Archive for August 2019

Meet Mona

We’ve been talking about rescuing a puppy for a few years now, but when Graham started residency in a new city, we finally knew it was time! We finally had a home of our own with an actual yard – perfect for a puppy. I also knew I would be spending a lot of time home alone during Graham’s long shifts, so I wanted a furry companion to keep me company. We followed every doodle rescue facebook group, and set many Petfinder alerts, but we finally found our sweet pup through an Ohio rescue called Heaven 2 Earth. We checked…

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TOP 6 STOP-MOTION MISTAKES & how to fix them!

1.Inconsistent Lighting – unless you’re purposefully trying to capture the changes in the sun as part of your stop-motion, you can not always rely on natural light to create stop-motions. If a cloud rolls through and darkens things, you will be able to easily tell which frames were affected. Continuous lighting sources and high quality strobes are definitely the best solutions. With lower-end strobes, you may get a slight change in power output between flashes, so invest in a higher quality option that will help to keep your lighting consistent. 2.Changes in Focus – Always set focus and switch your…

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My biz account got hacked. Here’s my story and 7 ways that you can help to protect yourself

Since starting my business, I’ve known that dealing with numbers and finances is probably my least favorite part of being a business owner. I also know how important it is though, so I’ve been working with a financial planner, bookkeeper and CPA for the last 4 years. I trust these people, and they’ve done a great job, so after a while, I pretty much put blinders on, assumed they had everything handled and called it a day. Spoiler alert, I was I wrong. Even though I had multiple people reviewing my transactions every month, I was the only one able…

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Why Your Brand Needs Stock Photography

People have been asking us to create stock images for years, so when Shay Cochrane reached out about a partnership with her company, Social Squares we immediately said YES! Social Squares is a monthly subscription of stock images. Subscribers get unlimited access to a beautiful library of images that is updated monthly and that now also includes 100 images from LISH creative, YAY! If you feel like you never have enough content to go around and you’re tired of mindlessly scrolling through Instagram trying to find that perfect photo to regram, stock images may be your answer! They are a…

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