I've been using four 50lb weights from my 10x10 Trimline. Doing my first double booth this weekend with a 10x20 Trimline. The weight bags I use would be a bit obtrusive on the center poll as they…Continue
I was accepted to both of these shows for the first time this year and will likely only be able to squeeze one into my schedule. Does anyone have any experience/insight with these two shows relative…Continue
I've upgraded my setup recently to include pro panels, booth shot, etc and want to re-do my booth shot. My medium is photography.When I ordered the pro panels I bought the nice pro panel lighting…Continue
Anyone have opinions on the 3 different trimline tops offered?I am a photographer that does all my prints on metal and run into issues with reflections a lot. I was looking at upgrading to a Trimline…Continue
"I used to have the same setup as Larry, pop-up with mesh panels, and wasn't anywhere CLOSE to 45 minutes. I wish!
Now with Trimline and pro panels, well let's just say my last double booth setup took in the neighborhood of 10 hours."
"Six weights, or you could run the risk of the tent buckling along the 20 foot dimension. If you have panels in the center, use the partial Sta-Bar French door arrangement and use saddle bag style weight bags draped over the bottom Sta-Bar.…"
I've been using four 50lb weights from my 10x10 Trimline. Doing my first double booth this weekend with a 10x20 Trimline. The weight bags I use would be a bit obtrusive on the center poll as they are fairly large and I was planning on putting panels there. Do people still use weights on 4 legs on a 10x20 or typically use weights on 6 legs?See More
"Print a bunch, see what sells, print more of those, ditch the ones that aren't selling.
I've never had a problem with having "too many" different prints and I've had a lot more than 25. People will sit there and thumb…"
"Boulder can be a good show, a minor amount of junk, mostly superb artists. Setup on the mall is tough - if you are there at 6:00 am, you are late! It takes me about 4 hours to set up my booth, hang work, and drink coffee. Then, at times during the…"
"My rule of thumb is to try the show that is closer first and it sounds like your audience might be better in Jackson. I've not done Jackson but I have done Pearl Street. It was fairly busy but the buying energy was not what I had…"
"One thing I can say for sure is the stated attendance numbers for Jackson Hole are grossly off. They claimed (for the 2017 show) an expected ticketed attendance of 11-12,000, and I'd put it closer to 1000-1500 attendance for the August…"
"I live south of Denver and Boulder is AKA 'People's Republic of Boulder" locally. University and $ there. I did Jackson 2015 and 2016 and 3-day show was $5K both times. Judge Judy was there. Guy with very expensive wood/stone…"
"Thanks for the insight! I don't mind weird, but people not buying I definitely do.
What is your medium? Did you notice what was selling at either show? I'm wondering if my availability of local images for the Jackson…"
"I’ve done both. I’d go back to Boulder before Jackson Hole, mostly because of the amount of foot traffic. Both shows, IMO, are just tourists who are lost and looking for their car, accidentally walking by your tent, taking turns…"
I was accepted to both of these shows for the first time this year and will likely only be able to squeeze one into my schedule. Does anyone have any experience/insight with these two shows relative to each other? I am a landscape photographer.I'm torn because Jackson is closer to me (4hrs vs. 7hrs) and I have a fair amount of local images from there, whereas Boulder I have no local images and it is a little further but it looks like it gets nearly 15x the foot traffic as the Jackson show.See More
"Not frowned upon or anything like that. If you take the picture during the day you don't need lights because everything can be adjusted afterwards. If you do want to use the lights, take it with and without the lights because once you turn on…"
I've upgraded my setup recently to include pro panels, booth shot, etc and want to re-do my booth shot. My medium is photography.When I ordered the pro panels I bought the nice pro panel lighting setup. It looks really nice and professional, and creates nice even light on the photos. Should I include it in my booth shot? It looks better to my eyes with the lights on, but I don't know if that's something that's frowned upon or seen as distracting by jurors.Also, is it customary to only show…See More
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