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~~Sold~~ posted by shurla5 July 25, 2011 10:55AM reply | quote
posted by shurla5

I just sold my first items on the etsy.com website, the most exciting news is that it was purchase by a company in California to be used on the set of NBC's Parenthood - 3rd season. It was 3 lensbaby macro shots (wasp, cricket, and dragonfly). I couldn't be more excited, well if I actually see them on the show I probably will be more excited. They are suppose to be a permanent set dressing. Oh my, how COOL is that!

~~SHuRLa~~
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by popquiz July 25, 2011 10:59AM reply | quote
posted by popquiz

HUGE ACCOMPLISHMENT! Way To Go! I can't wait to see them.

...it's like nailing JELL-O to a tree!

Glen Copeland
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Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by Outback July 25, 2011 01:59PM reply | quote
posted by Outback

shurla, Congratulations!!! This is wonderful news and something we can all celebrate!

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. (Thomas A. Edison)
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by Crabcakes July 25, 2011 02:12PM reply | quote
posted by Crabcakes

Indeed--Congratulations!!

I hope they paid you well ;-), you deserve it.

Johnny Crabcakes

"Failure is the key to success;
Each mistake teaches us something."
--Morihei Ueshiba
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by Mamaoval July 26, 2011 12:57AM reply | quote
posted by Mamaoval

That is GREAT!!! Way to go!

Sydney
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by shurla5 July 26, 2011 03:23AM reply | quote
posted by shurla5

Thank you all, I was very excited.

~~SHuRLa~~
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by Michael from Lensbaby (Admin) July 26, 2011 04:18AM reply | quote
Great; that's super exciting Shurla!
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by David Morel July 26, 2011 05:21AM reply | quote
posted by David Morel

Great to hear!

David L. Morel
www.davidmorelphoto.com
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by Craig (Admin) July 26, 2011 08:25AM reply | quote
posted by Craig

Sweet!
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by shurla5 July 26, 2011 08:59AM reply | quote
posted by shurla5

Thank you David & Craig, appreciate your comments.

~~SHuRLa~~
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by RichB July 26, 2011 08:04PM reply | quote
posted by RichB

Shurla,

Parenthood is one of my favorite shows. I can see why they would want some of your fantastic insect images.

Rich
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by shurla5 July 27, 2011 03:53AM reply | quote
posted by shurla5

Thank you Rich you are so kind. I wanted to ask you how your show went, did you sell any of the lensbaby shots that you had printed on the glass? I love them!! If I ever have one I think worthy I want to do the same thing, it is beautiful.
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by jffoto July 27, 2011 05:08AM reply | quote
posted by jffoto
Great to hear!

Jørgen
[www.jffoto.dk]
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by Keri (Admin) July 27, 2011 09:08AM reply | quote
posted by Keri

That's awesome Shurla, congrats!!

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Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by RichB July 27, 2011 09:49AM reply | quote
posted by RichB

Shurla,

Yes, I have sold two of the Lensbaby prints on glass. People love them, and the gallery has told me that so many have commented on them, but apparently can't deal with the high price.

Thanks again,

Rich
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by shurla5 July 27, 2011 09:58AM reply | quote
posted by shurla5

That is great to hear Rich. Hopefully when the holidays come around your prints will be in high demand.

~~SHuRLa~~
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by srpatife July 28, 2011 07:29AM reply | quote
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congrats Shurla, nice to see your success
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by CMH August 14, 2011 01:07AM reply | quote
posted by CMH

That is AWESOME! Congratulations! One of my favorite television shows, so I'll be sure to look for it!
:) Cindi

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Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by shurla5 August 14, 2011 11:21AM reply | quote
posted by shurla5

srpatife - thank you so much.

Cindi -
I've never seen the show but be sure I will now, lol.

~~SHuRLa~~
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by Mark Wade August 16, 2011 03:29AM reply | quote
posted by Mark Wade

Wow! Very cool
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by shurla5 October 16, 2011 07:53AM reply | quote
posted by shurla5

Was interviewed at work by a local new station Thursday, they found out from a friend that my lensbaby photos were purchased by NBC and used on the Parenthood show. They were actually in last Tuesday evenings episode around 16 minutes in. They were props in the classroom where the autistic boy was sent for detention.

~~SHuRLa~~
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by hebphoto October 16, 2011 08:30AM reply | quote
posted by hebphoto

Congratulations may there be more sales to come

Malcolm
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by shurla5 October 19, 2011 08:03AM reply | quote
posted by shurla5

Here is the link to our local news station; they ran a piece on me last night after Parenthood about the photos that NBC purchased through my etsy store to use on Parenthood season 3. We saw the pictures last week during the clip when the autistic boy was in a classroom talking to his cousin. All three of the pictures are behind their heads. Only obvious if you were looking for them, lol.

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~~SHuRLa~~
Re: ~~Sold~~ posted by TG-J (Admin) October 20, 2011 12:33AM reply | quote
posted by TG-J

Congratulations Shurla. tony

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