Erin Reas Creates

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Blog for graphic designer + photographer, Erin Reas. Based in Austin, TX, Erin shares stories from photoshoots, case studies on design projects, and tips and tricks for either profession!

Posts tagged Flying Lantern Photography
Rodseth Family Portrait Session | Brushy Creek

I’ve heard stories of people getting inquiries through Instagram. I always thought those were unicorn-moments. Then it happened to me. It was after I attended the Color Inc. family photography workshop, and I was sharing photos from that evening. A message popped up in my inbox from Ali Boice - a girl I had never met before. She wanted to hire me to take her family portraits in August. At first I was a little skeptical, I mean, how often does an Instagram booking happen? I took a peek at her profile and saw that she listed Kentucky as her location. I replied back to Ali’s initial message, and said I wanted to clarify that I live in Austin, TX. Lucky for me, her family were traveling down to Austin for a reunion to celebrate the parents’ 30th marriage anniversary.

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