The Connection Newsletter – January 2017




January 2017 Happy New Year from H&H Color Lab! This is traditionally the time, when we are on the road at various shows. We hope to see some of you there! One of the great things about going to photography conferences and shows, is that you get to see and touch the products, including our new Classic Modern shown above. Image by William Innes Photography.

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25% off Photographic Pano Book

50% off Companion Mini Books

50% off Album Swatch Sample Box

50% off Studio Sample Albums

30% off Leather Wrap Albums

New Products

Four NEW Spiral Calendar Designs

Customize your calendar! Design your own, or use our free templates for ease of ordering…just drag and drop your images to produce this great product.
Satin Stock- 8.5×11 horizontal-order with or without borders

Classic theme Colorful theme Slate theme Vintage theme

New Classic Modern

New framing option for torn edge prints!


Our popular 7×7 torn edge print is now available in three simple, Classic Modern frames. These 13×13 solid wood frames are available in white, black and hickory colors. Your image prints on our beautiful watercolor paper and is then given hand torn edges for a fine art look. Mounted in an extra deep, white on white mat, with no glass, your image truly is the focal point. Frames come complete with black backer paper and hanger. Give your customers something fresh with our NEW Classic Modern!


New Framed Tumbled Stone Tile

Available for 4×4 and 6×6 tiles

Our natural, tumbled stone tiles, with soft patina and rich image saturation now have a great finishing option available! Introducing our NEW Framed Tumbled Stone Tile. Your stone tile nestles down into this thick, deep-set Rustic Silver frame. Comes completely finished with backer paper and hanger. This frame is offered in two sizes to fit our 4″x4″ and 6″x6″ stone tiles.
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New Snap Jewelry

Includes two necklaces, two bracelets and one ring option

We have launched the new Snap Jewelry Collection! Order additional snaps along with Snap bracelets, necklaces and rings. Then mix and match to your heart’s content! Includes Tassel Necklace, Braided Leather Necklace, Adjustable Ring, Silver Chain Bracelet and Braided Leather Bracelet!
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New Floating Glass Locket

Order additional image bezels for personalization

The Floating Glass Locket features a 30-inch antique silver necklace and a removable 20mm free-floating image bezel that personalizes this popular necklace style. The locket has a magnetic closure that makes it easy to change out the bezels. Simply order additional image bezels when ordering your necklace!
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Schools and Sports

School and Sports Resources

Schools Calendar

Sports Calendar

Classes/Events Calendar


hhschools release:

An update to hhschools has been released. This release deploys the most recent version of Java that hhschools requires for continued development, as well as various software upgrades and benefits for your studio. You should also notice a sharper look and feel.

IMPORTANT: We recommend you update to the latest version as soon as possible.

  • This release will require a fresh download and manual re-install after you download
  • You do not need to uninstall your current version
  • The new update will install on top of your current version and all of your existing projects will not be affected
  • All future upgrades and new products will be made in this version
  • Look for the new Chroma Studio Background Series template theme in this upgrade



School Project Workflow

Our own Cory Tepfenhart has created a video to show you some simple tips for School Project Workflow; Click here to utilize this great resource!

Studio Organization for the Volume School Business

Jeff Edwards, Scholastic Reflections, talks about how he manages his 150 schools. Whether you photograph one school, 150 or more, this information is invaluable. Click here for this useful video.


We pride ourselves in providing our customers not only with excellent products, but with great educational resources as well. Our blog features articles about equipment, lighting, advice from other professionals and all kinds of great photography tips. This is just one of the many ways that we provide our customers with the tools they need to succeed as professional photographers.

Come visit our Learning Lounge at Imaging USA!
Stop by one of our small group sessions to learn how partnering with H&H can help save you time and help solve your workflow problems. We provide workflow and software solutions to help you scale your business. Whether you are a portrait wedding, volume school or sports photographer, we have a solution for you! Click here for full story

Mini Sessions-Big Impact
You’ve been doing your best to find new clients and spread brand awareness of your photography business. But how do you do this while still finding time to actually focus on your subjects (photography pun intended)? While we know you are up-to-date on all the latest techniques, editing software and your favorite photo lab options, marketing your business is just as important.Click here for full story



What is N-Vu?

We bet you wanna know. Well, we’ll give you a hint. We are going to turn the photography industry on its head. That’s right! Imagine a world where photographers can actually make more money. Well, that’s what N-Vu is all about. The power of you.

On the Road Again…

Please click here for a full listing of events we will be participating in. We will make every effort to keep this calendar updated, including additional speaker information as we finalize details. Hope to see you at the shows!

Imaging USA – January 5-10, 2017: San Antonio, Texas

Come see us at Imaging USA 2017–Booth Number 919! We are thrilled to announce our speaker line-up:

Once again, we will also be hosting our popular Learning Lounge, located in Room 007A, River Level in the conference center.
Click here for more information about the Learning Lounge

SPI – January 16-19, 2017: Wyndham Disney Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Florida

Register now & join SPI instructors for an experience of world class, hands on training and platform instruction. Shooting, sales & marketing are the focus. Be inspired by a variety of programs that will add immediate sales possibilities to your business.

SPAC – January 25-28, 2017: Las Vegas, Nevada

Come see us in Las Vegas at the annual SPAC conference. It looks like it’s going to be another great event!

We are pleased to sponsor the following speaker:


Photo Pro Expo – January 26-30, 2017: Covington, Kentucky

Twenty great speakers, 4 days, one amazing show! Come see us in Kentucky at this year’s Photo Pro Expo! We are pleased to be sponsoring the following speakers at this year’s Photo Pro Expo:

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