News : Pepperell Mill Campus: An incubator for the “work-live” model

Oct 24, 2011

From Portsmouth Patch and Seacoast Online Blogs

By Jim Cavan

Russell Caron wakes up in his upstairs apartment at Biddeford’s Pepperell Mill Campus. Once ready for work, the professional photographer’s commute involves little more than a casual walk down a few flights of stairs, where Russell Caron Wedding Photography resides.

His busy day of emailing or meeting with clients and editing wedding photos begins. Before long, a young couple arrives. Caron walks them through various photography options, taking them down to his ground floor photo studio – also in the mill – to showcase his extensive, well-honed portfolio. He listens to them excitedly describe their special day’s grand vision. All the while, the couple marvel at the window view of the mighty Saco River, along with the myriad 30”x40” canvas prints on Caron’s wall, accumulated over 10 years in the trade.

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