PHOTOGRAPHING YOUR WORK WITH GARY HODGES AND FRIENDS

Gary Hodges will be joining the Gathering in Rochester, offering photography and image services for your work. Gary has been a photographer for more than 20 years and his list of current clients includes the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University, the Corning Museum of Glass, and the Glass Art Society. Ithaca, New York photographers Laura Kozlowski and Dave Burbank will be assisting Gary and this will be their first Gathering.

Appointments with Gary will be available starting on Thursday, July 29 and depending on scheduling will close at 2 PM on Sunday, August 1. Please contact Gary directly to schedule an appointment, or stop by the photography room at the Gathering. To ensure that your work is photographed during the time most convenient for you, it is recommended that you confirm an appointment in advance.

To Schedule at the Gathering on July 29, 30, 31 or August 1, 2010:

E-mail: GaryLHodges @ gmail.com (remove spaces) or by calling (607) 227-7548 or (607) 539-7419

Pricing for photography of glass objects is based on the ability to fit neatly within a US standard letter sized (8.5” x 11” inch) sheet of paper with the result of high resolution Tiff or Jpeg files at approx. 11”x16” inches @ 300 pixels per inch. A variety of backgrounds will be available but, generally backgrounds will be neutral with a gradational, tonal shift from lighter to darker.

First object or set of objects up to five items: $100.00           (1) $100.00
Second object or set of objects up to five items: $80.00        (2) $180.00 
Third object or set of objects up to five items: $70.00           (3) $250.00  
Fourth object or set of objects up to five items: $50.00         (4) $300.00 

Additional object or set of objects up to five items: $45.00 each 
Details of objects already being photographed: $35.00 per detail 
Zapp formatting of digital photo files: $10.00 per file 
Media storage - CD or DVD @ $15.00 per disk
Transfer to Flash Drive/Jump Drive/USB media storage device (you provide) @ $2.00 

*4”x6” inch Luster surface Prints:     1/ $6.00        2-5 @ $4.00/        6+ @ $3.00
*5”x7” inch Luster surface Prints:     1/ $8.00        2-5 @ $6.00/        6+ @ $4.00
*8”x12” inch Luster surface Prints:   1/ $15.00      2-5 @ $12.00/      6+ @ $7.50
*Please Note:  Any print orders under $20.00 will incur a $5.00 service charge. 

Note: A 50% non-refundable deposit is due before the photo shoot and the remainder is expected due at the time art items are picked-up at the show. 

35mm Slides are not available as a service; however, they can be created from digital files - they can be obtained through any of the six quality photo labs I’ve listed below and provided, you provide them with the highest resolution files:

www.prodigitalphotos.com, www.gammatech.com, www.replicolor.com, www.modernage.com, www.duggal.com and www.colorslide.com

Shipping via USPS Priority Mail is $9.50/ flat mailing package.  Any other shipping methods will need to be billed based on the service and no quotes can be given ahead of time. 

Tips on making the job successful: Clean art work before delivery, provide thumbnail sketches of your suggested set-up and carefully select any grouped items for cohesiveness. 

Please Photo Credit when reprinting, publishing or posting to a web site (where possible). Images will be copyrighted.

Following are some examples of Gary's work -