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New website refresh for award-winning photographer

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When I was in the photography business, we were advised to refresh our website every six months to keep our image fresh and current. That advice might have been overkill, but it's certainly not a bad idea to update things every so often just to reassure potential customers you're still alive and growing.

Visit Jackie’s art show safely

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Thanks to the pandemic, everyone's had to cancel plans for one thing or another: for travel, work, business and lots of other things. The Textile Artisan, Jackie Weatherly-Cadzow, is no exception as her art show plans sputtered to a halt when the state shutdown the North Carolina...

Enjoying a car show during Covid shutdown

DerekCadzow.com creates imaginative, engaging websites for select clients. This series highlights some of those sites and tells you the story behind each of them. Got a project in mind? Please let us know about it from the contact page. Website: https://oceansideautoappraisers.comBusiness: Specialty Auto AppraiserPurpose: a unique web page to...

Dad’s brush with F1 fame

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My father was a newspaper photographer for many years when we lived in Scotland. One day he was assigned to cover the demonstration of the new Aston Martin at a track near Glasgow. The driver that would take them around that day? F1 star Peter Collins...

…and then my feet fell off

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From the file:  “you did WHAT when you were young…??” Imagine for a minute that you are a five years old again.   There’s a kid-size cabinet in front of you.  If you stick your feet into it, you can look in the top and see the bones in your...

The Textile Artisan

DerekCadzow.com creates imaginative, engaging websites for select clients. This series highlights some of those sites and tells you the story behind each of them. Got a project in mind? Please let us know about it from the contact page. Website: https://thetextileartisan.comBusiness: Textile artistPurpose: build awareness of textile art and the textile artisan,...

Tales of the Golden Beetle: the little engine that could

(image above: this is not David's beetle (nor my photo), but I imagine that his looked much the same in terms of "attitude" as he drove it on gravel roads during the MCO rally. Well, except for all the lights -- we just had the regular headlights and a small dent in the front...

Tales of the Golden Beetle: fire and snow

(image above: this is not David's beetle, but it is the same year and looks the same except for the paint. David's was more of a "spray bomb gold" -- so not quite as clean as this one. Sadly, no photos exist of the mythical Golden Beetle...) The Golden Beetle...

Appraisals of specialty and vintage cars

DerekCadzow.com creates imaginative, engaging websites for select clients. This series highlights some of those sites and tells you the story behind each of them. Got a project in mind? Please let us know about it from the contact page. Website: https://oceansideautoappraisers.comBusiness: Specialty Auto AppraiserPurpose: provide information about company services, info about why...

Tales of the Golden Beetle: the gas heater

(image above: this is not David's beetle, but I recall seeing David's legs appearing from underneath his VW in much the same way that these legs do! Sadly, no photos exist of our mythical Golden Beetle...) The Golden Beetle was best friend David's first car. All of us -- David,...