Is it generaly acceptable to use purchased vector graphics in paid work?

I understand the legalities of using stock images and vectors for things like logos. But i want to know if it is unprofessional, or negative to use purchased vector graphics in freelancing design work? Answer Of course you can use purchased graphics in freelance work because it is therefore they are selling in the market. … Read more

Client made drastic changes after we finalized, what should I put in my portfolio?

So I worked with a community service type of client for pretty cheap last summer and created a really gorgeous design for a mobile shower they rolled out this last fall. They have since changed my design drastically, printed it in a completely different way and added the word “trailer” which I insisted on more … Read more

How much less to charge as a senior/new graduate for a identity+web package? [closed]

Closed. This question is opinion-based. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it can be answered with facts and citations by editing this post. Closed 6 years ago. Improve this question First off, some context: I am a second-semester senior in a graphic design program and will … Read more

How to handle rejection from a client and would you bill for work not used? [duplicate]

This question already has answers here: Do you expect a client to pay for a design they don’t like? (3 answers) Closed last year. Would you bill a client even if they end up not using your work? A client of mine had initially liked and chosen one of my designs but then a friend … Read more