On February 8th, the Kansas Professional Photographers Association presented Terry Tuggle with the PPA National Award. The National Award is a special honor that PPA Affiliates can present to recognize outstanding services in professional photography. We are extremely proud of Terry and are grateful for his passion to serve our industry.
Attention Gainsborough users. The manufacturer of the Gainsborough mount board has notified us they will no longer produce this product. As the inventory of our boards are depleted, we will no longer be able to offer this mounting option. Be sure to check out our other mount offerings to find another substrate that will take care of your client’s needs. Our customer service team is happy to answer any questions you may have – give us a call!
We have expanded and improved the mounting options for our metal prints. Hanging them on your wall using one of our new mounts is now a breeze! Visit our website to see more information on these new options in addition to revewing our updated metal print pricing.
Our new Hanging Mount provides an easy and economical way to not only hang a metal print on a wall, but also create depth by spacing the print away from the wall. Small metal prints will have one hanging mount, larger prints will have two.
Our updated Float Mount provides single-point ease of hanging as well as perfect wall spacing. It includes corner bumpers to protect wall surfaces and help retain level alignment. Choose a Branded Float Mount to add your logo or other image to the back.
Introducing our new mini tassel necklaces and key rings. This fun collection comes in four happy colors that complement any image – bright pink, purple, orange, and grey. The leather tassels are 2.5 inches in length and have sparkle power with crystal end caps. The necklace chain is 36-inches. Your image is printed on a round brilliant metal ¾-inch pendant. Pink and grey tassel necklaces and key rings are offered in gun metal. The orange and purple tassel necklaces and key rings are offered in antique silver. Order this collection in the Metal Jewelry section of hhstudio software.
Images by Ariana Falerni (orange), Ariana Falerni (grey), Mac Brown Photographers (pink), Ariana Falerni (purple),
stunning framed metal prints
Introducing our NEW Framed Metal Prints! Our popular metal prints now come with five modern framing selections. Choose from Black Wood Grain, Black Smooth, Espresso, Hickory, and White. For the metal print, select from three finish options: Brilliant, Aluminessence, and Matte. All framed metal prints come complete with backer paper and bracket; ready to hang.
Image by Ariana Falerni
new kraft paper album end sheets
Introducing our newest album accessory, kraft paper end sheets. Just like the right pair of shoes can add style to any outfit, this natural fiber paper can provide the perfect organic feel to complement your designs. Available in any Gallery Lay-flat Album along with black paper, moiré, and our matte photo paper designer end sheets.
Image by Kia Bondurant Photography
new 10×14 torn edge print frame styles
Available in both horizontal and vertical, our new 10×14 Torn Edge Print Frames are sure to be a hit with your customers! Five new frame styles, with coordinating double mats, feature a torn edge print subtly floated from the background to give depth and then protected by glass. Each print is an 8×12 image printed on watercolor paper with a 1″ border and hand torn edge.
Image by Michael Anthony
new sample set
Now available! We just released our newest frame marketing sample set for torn edge solo and trio prints. The set includes five eight-inch stick sections of our molding choices. Click here to order.
Here are a few shortcuts to add to your Velocity knowledge arsenal. Save time placing and cropping images in your album and book designs!
Swap Two Images
Want to swap two images in a page layout? Just click one of the images in the layout, and without moving your cursor, in about 1 second you will see a small thumnbnail of that image appear. Drag and drop that thumbnail onto any other image in your layout and the two images will swap places!
Images by Michael Anthony
Crop an Image
Hold Ctrl+Option (Mac) or Ctrl+Alt (PC) while you click and drag from top left to bottom right on an image in a page layout. This will let you crop closer (bottom right) or looser (top left) without double-clicking the image to open the crop window.
Position an Image
Hold Option (Mac) or Alt (PC) while you click and drag over an image in a page layout to reposition that image within the picture box.
The Apex Pro KO series was designed exclusively for H&H by sports photographer, Mike Curtis. Mike’s unique perspective and immersion in the industry gives him the incentive to push the boundaries of what knockout sports can do. Designed specifically for sports photographers, this product lineup, combined with the new capability of team knockout, makes a dynamic duo!
Products included in the initial launch are:
Individual border: 4 wallets, 5×7, 8×10
Team border: 5×7, 8×10
Memory mate 8×10
Apex Pro KO is the first template series designed for team as well as individual image knockout. Extra fees do apply to the team knockout service. Please refer to our website for more information.
We will be discontinuing 3×9 and 6×9 school and sports notepads on May 30th. This includes image only and all template designs. If you feature these products on your sales flyers, please remove them or contact our design center to modify your flyer design.
improved key fob
Our key fobs are no longer produced on PVC stock. They are now made using a gloss laminated paper stock. We believe this change will provide a high quality product with better color and edge printing accuracy.
Key fobs are ordered in our hhschools and hhsports software and are available in a variety of different template themes.
Our amazing production maintenance staff works day in and day out to make sure that print devices are in good working order so that your products look great and are delivered on time! We couldn’t take care of all your needs without them! Their dedication and hard work are much appreciated by the entire lab. Please meet Fred Yun, a newer member of the Production Maintenance Department. Fred is participating in our Apprentice Program through the Metropolitan Community Colleges. He is learning about all equipment throughout the lab, in all the different team areas. In addition, Fred has also been helping to maintain and improve the facility. Like many of our teams here at H&H, the maintenance team wears lots of different hats each day. The cross-training and exposure to all areas in the lab, builds experience and knowledge that is making Fred a very valuable team member!
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