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An Interview with L.L. Bean’s Marcia Minter

Posted on: 12 January 2009

If you’re considering or are already a commercial photographer, you’ll want to check out this interview.

Our December Client Meeting profiled L.L. Bean, the 96-year-old outdoor outfitter whose business revolves around its 62 yearly direct-mail catalogs, which they rely on freelance photographers and a creative staff of 100 to produce. Marcia Minter, a five-year veteran of the company, recently spoke with us about how she finds new shooters, what she’s looking for when she reviews a portfolio, and what she expects a photographer who’s booked a job with her to bring to the table. [via PDN]

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  • thebail: Reblogged this on Underwater Ap
  • Veronica Lynne: Did you use it? It's RODEO time! That might make a good pic for the fb page to.
  • Veronica Lynne: Certainly. I am flattered. Just give credit--ChromaticSoul Photos. Also, I would love to see how you use it. The rodei is this weekend! Veronica Lynn
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