Pencils are valuable. The pencil brings people together 🙂 This is another view of the creative tool the ‘pencil’ on how it brings people together. Manufactured goods in general can be valuable.
I often get asked, What are my design rates and how much do I charge. It seems like a simple enough question which should demand a simple answer. But the answer is neither simple nor obvious. A host of variables must be considered to resolve what turns out to be a rather complex question. And the issue merits more than just a one-time consideration.
I constantly have to reconsider pricing each time I start a new project/assignment. While the criteria for pricing never change, prices always do. So please don’t hesitate to contact me for a no obligation quote on your next project.
In the mean time have a read of this excerpt from The Art of Pricing (by: Tom Zimberoff) which I think the principles applies to both design and photography: