Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience by removing the local economy’s dependence on a single industry. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
As a result, patronizing a local business like this is an act of community building. Check out their website to learn more about the local experience you can discover today.
Did You Know?
48 cents of every dollar spent at a locally owned retail business goes back into the local community. That’s more than three times the amount that local economies recover from chain retailers — Civic Economics’ 2012 survey of local businesses
Local businesses have generated 65% of the country’s net new jobs over the past 17 years — US Small Business Administration
A Chat with Graphicsmetropolis
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
I will be sharing things and knowledge that I learned from my experiences working with different people in the industry.
Do you provide any materials? What should your students expect to bring?
I will be providing an introduction to Fashion Photography Course: How to start your portfolio, how to be an image-maker, and how to connect with the right people around you to create Fashion Images that can give you jobs. Students can bring a notepad, a pen and their computers if they like.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
My passion in Fashion Photography and sharing whatever I have learned so far along the road inspired me to run this deal. I will be doing a more intensive, in-depth class regarding the business and the works inside the Fashion Photography Industry.
What do you love most about your job?
Meeting people, travelling and getting to do what I love the most without feeling overworked are the things I love about my job.