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The E-commerce Content Creation Podcast

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The E-commerce Content Creation Podcast takes a broad look at the impact of creative production in retail and e-commerce — focusing in on specific creative production functions and roles and how they collaborate with other e-commerce functions to achieve their respective organizational goals.

Location:

United States

Description:

The E-commerce Content Creation Podcast takes a broad look at the impact of creative production in retail and e-commerce — focusing in on specific creative production functions and roles and how they collaborate with other e-commerce functions to achieve their respective organizational goals.

Language:

English


Episodes
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The Flash Drive Files - Episode 2 with Caydie McCumber, Sesha Loop, and Sarah Spears

6/21/2024
Takeaways Chapters 00:00 Introduction and Background 06:07 How the Team Came Together 12:55 Involving Retouchers in the Creative Process 16:04 Ideal Circumstances for Working Together 23:12 The Modern Digital Studio: Speed and Quality 25:03 Advancements in Technology for Remote Work 29:41 The Impact of COVID-19 on the Industry Credits This podcast was produced by verybusy.io and co-produced by Daniel Jester Visit VeryBusy.io/fdf to learn how they can help you streamline your review process and post production communication

Duration:00:46:42

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The Flash Drive Files - Episode 1 with Matthew Schulert

5/8/2024
Takeaways Chapters 00:00 Introduction and Background 01:17 Early Days at Haute Look 03:22 Challenges of E-commerce Product Photography 05:27 Impact of Flash Sale Sites on E-commerce Creative Production 09:47 Transition to In-house Studios 12:50 Digital Workflows and File Management 18:19 Retouching Challenges and Standards 21:49 Importance of Consistency in E-commerce Imagery 25:05 Color Accuracy and QA Process 29:15 Role of Retouchers in Identifying Equipment Issues 31:34 Collaboration between Retouchers and Stylists 32:40 The Challenges of E-commerce Photography 36:21 The Impact of E-commerce Photography on Creativity 39:48 The Evolution of E-commerce Photography 45:40 The Importance of Communication in E-commerce Retouching 48:30 Training Retouchers and Autonomy 53:53 The Role of Technology in E-commerce Photography 59:02 Building a Training Program for Retouchers 01:04:46 The Future of E-commerce Photography Credits This podcast was produced by verybusy.io and co-produced by Daniel Jester Visit VeryBusy.io/fdf to learn how they can help you streamline your review process and post production communication

Duration:00:56:36

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EPS, HSNY & TFDT

5/5/2024
Takeaways

Duration:00:29:47

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Aligning Photography with Long-Term Brand Goals with Mercedes Casteneda

4/26/2024
Takeaways Visual storytelling through photography is crucial for brands to effectively communicate their message. High-quality photography can help brands stand out in a crowded market. Having a clear brand identity and brand guidelines is essential for successful photography. Understanding the target demographic and their preferences is key in creating impactful visuals. Establishing long-term goals with the brand helps ensure that the photography aligns with their vision.

Duration:00:33:37

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Complimentary Rolls/Roles with Caydie McCumber

4/22/2024
Takeaways Chapters 00:00 - Introduction and Recording in Person 09:21 - The Evolution of the Creative Industry and the Need for Conversation 31:18 - Supporting the Supper Club through Sponsorship and Donations

Duration:00:45:23

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Flash Back: The One and Only Kevin Mason

3/7/2024

Duration:00:30:12

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Flash Back: Josie Diamond at Henry Stewart London 2023

2/29/2024

Duration:00:23:25

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AMA with Professor Jester

2/22/2024
Summary In this episode of the E-commerce Content Creation Podcast, host Daniel Jester brings a personal touch by inviting three of his students and teaching assistants from his product photography class at Art Center College of Design. The episode offers a rare glimpse into the educational journey and aspirations of budding photographers within the commercial and creative fields. Alejandra, Sion, and Timothy share their experiences, backgrounds, and what drives their passion for photography. From Sion's transition from street to product photography, Alejandra's use of photography as a healing tool, to Timothy's exploration of film, each story adds a unique perspective on the evolving landscape of image creation. Key Takeaways *Diverse Backgrounds Lead to Unique Perspectives: Students from different terms and specializations bring varied insights into the photography and creative process. *Education Plays a Crucial Role: The structured learning and exposure to real-world photography techniques at Art Center highlight the importance of education in shaping creative professionals. *Passion Drives Learning and Growth: Each student's journey underscores the significant role passion plays in pursuing and excelling in photography, whether it's through overcoming personal challenges or exploring new genres. *The Importance of Practical Experience: Hands-on experience, whether through class projects or real-world applications, is invaluable for understanding and mastering photography techniques. *Networking and Exposure are Key: Daniel's mentorship and the discussion around getting into the industry emphasize the importance of networking, building relationships, and continuously seeking opportunities to learn and grow. Credits Hosted by: Daniel Jester - danieltjester.com

Duration:00:45:20

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Live on LinkedIn: Henry Stewart, 3D, and more!

2/18/2024
Summary In this episode, Daniel discusses the upcoming Henry Stewart Photo Studio Operations event and highlights the theme of change in the event agenda. He explores the potential impact of AI and 3D in creative content production, emphasizing the power of 3D to transform the industry. Daniel reviews several sessions from the event, including discussions on shifting perspectives, embracing a talent-first mindset, and the boundary between creativity and production. He also discusses the sustainability benefits of 3D in product photography and the future of 3D models in product design and production. The episode concludes with a call for future guests on the podcast. Key Takeaways Credits Hosted by: Daniel Jester - danieltjester.com

Duration:00:30:22

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Just a Couple of First Term Photo Instructors with Dan Urbano

2/8/2024
Summary In this episode, Daniel Jester and Dan Urbano discuss their experiences teaching photography classes and the challenges they faced. They reflect on the importance of understanding the needs and knowledge levels of their students and adjusting their teaching accordingly. They also discuss the focus of their classes, including the importance of shooting product photography on white backgrounds and the role of software like Capture One. The conversation leads to a deeper exploration of personal artistic expression and the changing perception of creativity in today's society. The episode concludes with a reminder of the crucial role that imagery plays in e-commerce. Takeaways Chapters 00:00 Introduction and Teaching Experiences 03:12 Teaching Challenges and Lessons Learned 14:24 Defining the Focus of the Photography Class 23:11 Reflection on Personal Career and Artistic Expression 30:52 Creativity and Artistic Renaissance 38:52 Closing Thoughts on Creativity and E-commerce Credits Produced and Hosted by: Daniel Jester - www.danieltjester.com

Duration:00:40:27

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Niche Down! with Caydie McCumber

2/1/2024
Chapters 00:00 Introduction and LinkedIn 03:06 Niche Down in Photography 08:30 Defining the Niche 10:10 Choosing the Niche 14:45 Finding Clients in the Niche 17:43 Underrepresentation of Men in Portfolios 19:23 The Value of E-commerce Photography 25:23 Photography as a Job vs. Creative Fulfillment 28:08 The Anxiety of Shooting 29:37 The Emotional High of a Successful Shoot 30:27 Balancing Efficiency and Fun in Studio Shoots 30:52 Managing Time and Production on Set 35:00 Building a Creative Community 43:00 The Importance of Investing in Creative Teams 48:00 Exploring the Future of E-commerce Photography Credits Produced and Hosted by: Daniel Jester - www.danieltjester.com

Duration:00:49:11

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What the &%@$ Happened Last Year? Plus 2024 Predictions

1/26/2024
Credits Produced and Hosted by: Daniel Jester - www.danieltjester.com

Duration:00:25:43

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Empathy, Vulnerability, and a Great Portfolio with Kelly Garthwaite

1/16/2024
Credits Produced and Hosted by: Daniel Jester - www.danieltjester.com

Duration:00:26:33

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The Holiday Gift Guide Is Dead with Lauren and Suzy

1/10/2024
Credits Produced and Hosted by: Daniel Jester - www.danieltjester.com

Duration:00:39:14

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A New Chapter

12/9/2023
Credits Produced and Hosted by: Daniel Jester - www.danieltjester.com

Duration:00:22:41

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Delivering Assets Faster with Jennings Stout

11/21/2023
Credits Produced by: Creative Force - creativeforce.io Edited by: Calvin Lanz Sound - clsound.net Hosted by: Daniel Jester - www.danieltjester.com

Duration:00:30:41

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A Guide to Style Guides with Kimmy Snow of ShowLabs

11/7/2023
Credits Produced by: Creative Force - creativeforce.io Edited by: Calvin Lanz Sound - clsound.net Hosted by: Daniel Jester - www.danieltjester.com

Duration:00:32:51

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Creating the Salt Lake City Studio Mixer with Rick Hayward

10/31/2023
Credits Produced by: Creative Force - creativeforce.io Edited by: Calvin Lanz Sound - clsound.net Hosted by: Daniel Jester - www.danieltjester.com

Duration:00:19:12

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Virtual Studio Planning with Kevin Mason

10/25/2023
Credits Produced by: Creative Force - creativeforce.io Edited by: Calvin Lanz Sound - clsound.net Hosted by: Daniel Jester

Duration:00:44:16

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Planning in Creative Force with Sarah and Tejs

10/10/2023
Credits Produced by: Creative Force - creativeforce.io Edited by: Calvin Lanz Sound - clsound.net Hosted by: Daniel Jester

Duration:00:22:20