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This cobbler’s child finally has a new pair of shoes

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For the last few years deadtreephotography.com has definitely been the cobbler’s child forced to go barefoot because dad is too busy working for everyone else. We’ve fixed that.

Things have changed drastically since we created the first version of Dead Tree Photography. However, we let it remain stagnant in part because we’re photographers and rather critical of our own photos. Additionally, as web designers (our day job) we do sites for everyone else, and leave little time for ourselves. While re-creating our own site freed us from many restrictions, we were occasionally overwhelmed by numerous options, which slowed progress as we tried to make things “perfect.”

The new Dead Tree Photography isn’t perfect, but that’s not the point; we want to regularly update the site with new photography, our thoughts, and answers to questions that can’t be quickly summarized on our FAQ page.

Special thanks to:

Nate Baldwin of MindPalette. Nate created our new gallery system giving us searchable gallery pages sorted by location, animals, and color theme.

Fred Martens of Martens Art and Kucia & Associates. As I said, it’s not easy to design a site for yourself; their feedback was helpful as I created the new design.

Written by Scott

April 2nd, 2010 at 9:32 pm

Posted in General,Web Design