Volume 1, Issue 2
September 4, 2006
216 Zachary Way | Garner, NC 27529 | 919.359.8558 | 919.215.0681 mobile | email@example.com | www.mybricabrac.com/Just...Smile!
A New Season…
We are about to embark you and your work to
upon our first fall and refer you to a friend.
holiday season as a Plus the fact that it is
studio. It’s an exciting absolutely priceless...the
and scary time. Other N&O wishes they could
photographers have told be so good.
me that this is the season
that will make or break In the last issue of
you. Let’s hope this is snapHAPPY I stated,
the season that proves “Every time I learn that
Just...Smile! will be a a client is pleased it is
success. like winning a blue
ribbon.” I don’t think I
Before I dive into this could have said anything
publication, I want to more true. I have been UPDATES are being
say thank you to so blessed to work with made to the website with
everyone who has been a wonderful people who all the specials for the
customer or referred a are kind and caring. I last third of the year. I
customer to Just...Smile! can only hope that my hope that I have focused
customers feel as blessed in on all the possible
I have quickly learned to have found me. needs by crafting a spe-
cial savings plan for each
that word of mouth
major seasonal event.
advertising is the best of Call me and let’s get
all worlds. It is started on our next We have an appointment
endearing to know that project. Page 2 lists all waiting for you.
people think enough of of the new specials...
Gift Ideas: Inside this issue:
Fall Specials 2
If you are like me, you like to get your holiday gift
Referral Rewards II 2
giving needs taken care of early. Just...Smile! has sev-
eral ways to help you this season: Want a fun... 3
TIPS for getting... 3
♦ Gift Certificates ♦ OriginalDesigns Classes offered... 4
♦ Membership Plans ♦ Puzzles
Pets and their People 4
♦ CreativeCalendars ♦ Pocketbooks
♦ Photo Restorations ♦ Lockets PicturePurse 5
♦ Seasonal Cards ♦ Coffee Table Books Photo Restoration 5
♦ Photo Blankets ♦ Screensavers/DVDs On Location in the Fall 6
Page 2 S N A P H AP P Y !
Fall Full of First-time and Seasonal Specials
Back-2-Cool: Good through October 14th - Single Pose 2-8x10, 4-5x7, 4-4x5, 16-2x2.5
wallets…………$37.50. Multi Pose………add $1.00 per image/per size.
Costume Day: Sunday, October 15th—bring your child in their costume for a fast, fun
photo session. You’ll receive two sheets plus one 8x10 OriginalDesign - all for $25.99.
Price includes sitting fee. Great savings—one 8x10 OriginalDesign is regularly $25.00.
Evening appointments also available on October 16th - October 18th. These photos will be
ready for pick-up on Friday, October 27 and Monday, October 30.
Thankful Family - Super Sized Sheet Sale: You choose the layout on a 13x19 that best
meets your family’s needs. For example you could choose - 4-5x7, 4-3x4 & 4 wallets or 1-
8x10, 2-5x7, 2-3x5 & 5 wallets. Other layouts also apply. Super Sized Sheet packages are
regularly $35.00……...family special $10.00 saving = $25.00
Christmas and Holiday Package/Card Special: Just...Smile! will custom design your card in
either a flat or folded card with no design fees. All of our card types and sizes include
coordinating envelopes. Cards are $1.25 each or the following savings apply:
Package Combo #1—4 sheets plus 10 cards—$35.00
Package Combo #2—6 sheets plus 10 cards—$45.00
Session Fee for Fall 2006 is $10.00 unless otherwise noted.
Package Combo #3—Holiday OriginalDesign—sized 8x12 up to 12x18 with this design
transformed into your holiday cards. OriginalDesign plus 6 cards—$37.50.
Additional Cards with qualifying purchase:
10—$11.50 20—$20.00 Standard Page Layouts...
The following page layouts will fit on a standard
8.5 x 11.
CreativeCalendar: You get 12 custom (1)5x7 (1)5x7
(1)8x10 (2)5x7 (2)2.5x3.5
designed—5x7 calendar inserts plus a desk (4)2x2.5
frame. You choose the 12 photos from shoots (1)5x7 (1)5x7 (1)4x6 (1)4x6
within the year or from a special calendar photo (4)2.5x3.5 (1)4x6 (2)3.5x5 (4)2.5x3.5
session. First print $35.00 additional prints (2)4x5
$20.00 each. Make a memorable seasonal gift. (4)4x5 (2)2.5x3.5 (4)3.5x5
Sitting with Santa: To Be Announced (8)2x2.5
(8)2.5x3.5 (9)2.5x3.5 (16)2x2.5 (20)2x2
Word of mouth Referral Rewards program needs. You can choose any
advertising is is growing. Any customer standard layout and choose
essential and who successfully refers from existing photographs or
crucial for any new Just...Smile! to an set up a new photo session.
photography business. I organization, such as day
reward all of my customers care, home school, sports
who are willing to refer my team, dance school or The program for referring
services to others. church will receive a free new families is still in place
package. The package and through November you
includes 7 sheets and can can choose a free sheet or a
Starting this month, the be tailored to fit your families set of 5 Holiday Cards.
VOLUME 1, ISSUE 2 Page 3
Want a fun way to earn lots of free stuff…
Host a PictureParty. You awesome. For more information on
may ask, “What is a hosting a PictureParty please call. The
PictureParty? “ Hostess Rewards are listed below.
A PictureParty is an event 1 Sheet for Hosting the Party
All pictures & PictureDesigns shown with this article were shot on location at various PictureParties.
you host in your home or 1 Sheet per Customer
other suitable location. You
invite your friends and family
members to the party to $500 – 8x10 PictureDesign
have portraits made of their $550 – move up to 10x13 PictureDesign
family members or pets.
The party is tailored to the $600 – move up to 11x14 PictureDesign
hostess’s wishes. Some
hostesses choose a theme $700 – Additional - 12x12 PictureStudy
and pre-select packages;
other’s let their guests do
their own thing. Just… $800 – Additional – PictureCalendar
Smile! has photographed 5
PictureParties so far this
$1000 – Additional PictureStory DVD
year. All have been hugely
successful for the hostess
and enjoyable for the $1250 – Additional PicturePuzzle
guests. The program is
flexible, easy to plan and the
Hostess Rewards are $1500 – Additional PicturePurse
TIPS for getting the most out of your shoot...
Casual dress is the best way aids and stick on tattoos. the athlete in the family
to bring out your inner child. Bring a hairbrush or comb • A favorite CD to set the
If you are looking for and hair products for touch mood.
Ask about our something more traditional, ups or to change your look
touch-up and no problem...put on your to match a new clothing
fancy shoes. selection. My photo shoots are a very
enhancements collaborative process and
options clients are encouraged to
Avoid clothing with logos, Don’t try to cover blemishes share any ideas they may
busy patterns or fine with heavy make-up. Ask have for photographs they'd
stripes—solid colors work about our touch-up and like to try and take. Although
best. enhancements options to this can be done at any time,
give your skin a healthier it is best done at least a few
White sneakers or bulky glow. days prior to your shoot so
hiking boots are not that any necessary
recommended for the studio. preparations can be made.
Individualize your session
Consider dress shoes, high with:
heeled boots, sandals or Oftentimes, a pre-existing
bare feet. Socks and shoes • Musical instruments
photograph may provide the
should be matching and • Dance costumes or inspiration for a new one.
clean. unique clothing Clients are encouraged to
• Your baby’s favorite toy, share with me any
Take off bulky sport stuffed animal or blankie photographs they've come
across that they find
watches, wristbands, band- • Sports equipment for
interesting, inspiring, or both.
Page 4 S N A P H AP P Y !
Just...Smile! offers a Photography Class through Garner Parks
Are you tired of
the pictures that Are you tired of the pictures • A lot of skills in the area great pictures.
have been that have been coming out of creating great
coming out of of your camera? Maybe photographs
your camera? everyone's eyes are half Week 2 - $25.00 -
You are not closed or perhaps there is September 19 & 21, 9:00-
alone...so let’s always a shadow that So if you want technical 11:30 a.m.
do something makes everyone in the jargon that’s difficult to
about it. picture look like they have a understand, this is not the
course for you. If you want Introduction to Digital
beard. Maybe you want to Photography: 102 –
take better pictures but just quality content that shows
can't seem to click at the you step by step how you
can make great pictures Photographs
right time, in the right place
to get what you want. again and again and again,
this is the course you want Exposure– 9/19 - Lesson 4
to take. - What is exposure and how
You are not alone. So many it will play a role in creating
people want to take good, a great picture is discussed.
memorable pictures to After all, why do you own
capture their experiences your camera? Is it so you
but so few feel comfortable can say that you own a good Lighting- 9/21 - Lesson 5 -
enough with their cameras camera? Or is it because The importance of lighting
to actually make it happen you want to take great for great picture taking is
on a consistent basis. pictures? discussed. How to arrange
your picture so that the
picture in your mind will turn
What's great about the To sign up contact Amy
out to be the photograph
classes I’m offering through Dallaire at 919-772-4688.
that comes out of your
Garner Parks & Recreation. camera.
The classes are full of the
stuff you've always wanted
to know and there's nothing Course Lessons Week 3 - $25.00 -
that you don't need to know. September 26 & 28, 9:00-
What that means is that you
(3 separate weeks) 11:30 a.m.
can have the assurance that
you can go into this course Week 1 - $25.00 - Introduction to Digital
with little or no knowledge of September 12 & 14, 9:00- Photography: 103 –
how your camera works and 11:30 a.m. Photograph or
you’ll come away with at
least these two things:
Introduction to Digital
Photography: 101 – How A Enhancing Photographs-
Digital Camera Works 9/26 - Lesson 7 - This
lesson will reveal when and
Camera Basics– 9/12- how to enhance your picture
Lesson 1 - In this first in some easy ways.
lesson we will go over how
all cameras work and the Organizing & Design- 9/28
parts of the camera that you - Lesson 8 – This lesson
need to be aware of. will reveal how a little
Operating a Camera– 9/14 creativity will transform your
-Lesson 2 - This lesson will photos into family
• Some knowledge on the show that more than just keepsakes and heirlooms.
actual function of your pointing and clicking is
camera required in order to take
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Pets and their People...
Just...Smile! does pets too! For most of us our pets are composition
Capture the unique like members of the family. into something
relationship between you Why not have a picture of quite
and your pet with a them either alone or with spectacular.
distinctive portrait, by the you, your children or your
studio that specializes in whole family?
photographing animals and We can also
their families. turn your portrait
As you can see by the into custom
examples we try cards for Holiday
A professional photograph to capture the Greeting Cards,
is a lasting memory of a emotional Thank You
loved pet that will not be connection. Cards, or Note
here forever. Heart- Cards. Ever
warming moments are wanted a pet
captured in Want something screensaver?
a relaxed humorous or Just ask for
setting; you different? We details.
choose the specialize in
location or Black & White, Sepia Tone,
come on in and Hand-Tinted Portraits.
to the These techniques really
studio. Your entire family is draw out the emotion and
welcome at Just…Smile! turn an ordinary color
Order by November
15th to receive Just...Smile! helps you handbag just for you and
create your own deliver it to your door in four
before the Holidays personalized photo weeks or less!
handbags, purses and totes.
Just...pick out your favorite The prototypes are in the
picture and select your studio. Come by and see it
favorite style of handbag. and then we’ll place your
From there, we take your order.
ideas and craft a customized
Photo Restoration - great sentimental gift idea
In every family there exists generation. But often they and grandchildren to come.
one of a kind photos of are found in attics and
family relatives and basements and need repair.
ancestors. Once a photo is restored
additional copies can be
Just...Smile! offers photo made for other
Sometimes these photos restoration at prices that are family members.
have been painstakingly affordable. We can also
preserved to ensure the help you organize your
family heritage is passed photos so that they tell a
down from generation to story for your son, daughter
Just…Smile! photography and design was created to provide our clients with a fun and
stress free photographic experience. You must be delighted with our products and services or
you pay nothing.
You will have plenty of time for each photographic session, so you won't feel rushed. If
216 Zachary Way
Garner, NC 27529 the kids want to run around and touch everything, that's OK. We let them get all that out
of the way so they are relaxed and happy.
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• In studio or On location
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Please check our website often for new updates and product information. And remember,
referrals are rewarded.
On Location in the Fall
Fall is one of the best leaves with burst of red
times to capture family and purple.
The sky produces
beautiful shades of blue You need to plan these
throughout the day and appointments in advance
in the evenings it can be and also schedule a rain
full of orange, pink and date. Peak this year in
purple. Evening our area should be mid
appointments are October.
available and there are
several locations in the How many of you have a
area where the sky can place in your own yard
be maximized as the that would make a
the phone and call for an
Call If you like leaves, then
certainly fall has the
919-35 ntment. widest color gamut
available. Just picture Oh and tell Dad this
for an your family in denim and really is painless. We
sweaters against a find ourselves laughing
backdrop of golden all during the shoot.