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Catching Up

Sunday 29th June 2014

So much has happened since we last blogged here that I don’t even know where to start… We have been taking the concept of multitasking to a whole new level. In September last year, I decided to pursue a masters degree in Conference Interpreting and Translation at Leeds University. I’ve always had a thing for [...]

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A Bright and Bubbly Summer

Wednesday 11th September 2013

What an amazing summer we’ve had over here in the UK: sunny, warm and awesome. Not much of a rest for us though (!), as we had some exciting commissions and personal projects that needed to see the light before the end of this month. In addition to working for the eminent classical music organisation, [...]

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Lume at Adobe Summit

Tuesday 23rd April 2013

This week I am attending Adobe Summit, a digital marketing conference focused on bringing together experts, practitioners and businesses, through a wide arrange of seminars and workshops in London (Wednesday 24 and Thursday 25 April). The content at Summit has been divided into seven tracks including digital analytics, web experience management, digital advertising, targeting and [...]

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What’s Your Favorite Digital Platform?

Thursday 18th April 2013

This week we attended an Arts Marketing Association seminar on Digital Identity (#ama_voice on Twitter) led by digital engagement consultant Abhay Adhikari. Among many interesting group tasks and discussions on how to build an effective online presence, we were polled for our views on the best and most relevant digital platforms for arts professionals. Looking at [...]

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How to Rock Instagram

Friday 22nd March 2013

Instagram has fast become one of the most popular social media networks, with over a hundred million users documenting their lives through pictures. Instagram shows crazy levels of engagement: 40 million photo uploads last December alone, with 8,500 likes/second and 1000 comments/second. If you are looking into broadening your social media efforts beyond Facebook/Twitter/YouTube and you have [...]

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A Bright New Year!

Wednesday 23rd January 2013

It’s been busy times here at Lume HQ. With a hectic end of the year, we could not drop by sooner to post our best wishes and our thanks to our clients and friends for all the support in 2012, but here they are… We hope you all had a relaxing break and that you [...]

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Storified: Lessons from the Ring

Wednesday 31st October 2012

The team at Lume Labs had an intense month “Ring Cycling” at the Royal Opera House (the 4th and final cycle concludes this week and we miss the whole thing already!). Just for fun, here is a collection of the lessons Emilia and I learnt along this 16+ hour marathon opera. We like using Storify [...]

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Place Prize Infographic: From Pencil to Print

Wednesday 19th September 2012

Earlier this month, we delivered a new infographic to our client The Place, London’s contemporary dance house. The project was to feature The Place Prize, a competition that gives choreographers a chance to create new work, develop their skills and bag up to £35,000 in prize money. We love infographics. They are useful visual messages [...]

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What is Lume Labs?

Monday 17th September 2012

It all started with The Ballet Bag , a dance blog that in a way is so much more than “just a blog”! Linda and I set TBB up because of our love of ballet and over its 3 years online, we have been lucky to gather plaudits and mentions from Vanity Fair Editor James Wolcott (“[a blog] that is clearly [...]

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