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The 411 on retakes

If you’ve received your preview package in the mail and you’re not happy – don’t worry! Maybe you made the wrong outfit choice or you wish you had worn your hair differently. Don’t fret, retakes are always an option at Artona.
We can retake individual portraits, group sessions, grad portraits or any other portrait session we offer.
After your retake session, the new images will be uploaded online within 5-7 business days. With your online account, you will be able to view both your original and retake images. 
To arrange a retake simple call Artona at (604) 872-7272 and have all of your school and personal information prepared.Retake Fees do apply.
If you have any questions pleasecontact us at, (604) 872-7272 or @artona on Twitter and @ArtonaGroup on Facebook with any questions.

Benefits of taking on an Internship

Whether you have just graduated and are entering the professional work force or you are student trying to determine the best use of your summer, the thought of an internship may have crossed your mind.
Internships are always a hard decision because it is so easy to feel as though you are being taken advantage of or wasting your time and that can leave a bad taste in your mouth.
Internships are great for many reasons and are often a much better choice than taking an irrelevant, poorly paying job if you are a new grad.
They help you build experience This is a given, this is why we all consider taking an internship. It is a great way to build experience in an industry and gain some credibility so that you can have something to put on your resume when you are applying for jobs.
Make connections Although experience is important that’s not all that internships are about. Internships are an opportunity to build a personal network. If you choose to take on an internship we’re not saying you sho…

4 ways to take advantage of your gap year

You might be choosing to take a gap year between high school and post-secondary or after post-secondary before entering the “real world”. Either way, we want to remind you that this can be a great decision! Here are 4 ways you can take advantage of your gap year if you chose to take one!
Save money Post Secondary can be very expensive, especially if you are planning on living on campus or moving to a new city. Your gap year is a great opportunity to financially prepare for your time at college or University. Set goals for yourself and cut down on your spending, it will pay off later. If you are able to save money now, you may not need to work as much or at all while you attend school which will make school a little bit less stressful. Set yourself up for that success.
Travel Travelling is a wonderful way to gain life experience, learn more about yourself and curate and appreciation of what you have at home. It may just be what you need to discover your true passion and career path. Whet…