Archive for May, 2011

This week I am featuring a compelling interview with Diane Eames, a former art buyer who opened her doors 7 years ago as a photography marketing and creative consultant to some of the top photographers in the business. Specializing in developing custom marketing programs, she has helped them land clients and reps, generate considerable PR […]


After twelve years as a much-loved agent representing hair, make up and stylists at Koko Represents and ArtMix Beauty, Aubri Balk has launched her own agency, Aubri Balk Artist Management, and within six months built a bi-coastal agency and signed top talent in New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles. I was interested in talking […]


Melissa Barnes is a San Francisco advertising and editorial photographer specializing in food, travel and lifestyle work. Melissa has built a career around her passions and brings a talent for creating and finding beauty and for capturing skillfully composed spontaneous moments that reveal a magic, humor and warmth. As a result, she is tapped by […]


I was referred to photographer-filmmaker Vance Jacobs by POP interviewee Erin Kunkel. I should not have been surprised when my first phone interview with him lasted well over an hour. During that time, he answered every question with a story; whether it was how he ended up shooting parts of a recent magazine story with […]