February 8, 2018

Let's face it, winter is beautiful and amazing and cold! It is easy to get cabin fever. It is also a great time to tackle those household projects you haven't had time for. In this post I am going to discuss how to build a gallery wall. You can do this using your favor...

October 31, 2017

Happy Halloween! Here are a few extra tips to make your Halloween extra haunting.

How to Take Spooky Pumpkin Photos

1. Turn out the lights and turn off your flash.

2. Use a tripod to eliminate camera shake. In the dark and without a flash it is a good idea to use a time...

October 30, 2017

You just paid for a professional portrait session and now you want to have your photos printed, but where should you go? A lot of people have asked me that question. My answer over the years has changed. I really used to think that it didn't matter, but I have learned...

October 27, 2017

Halloween is just around the corner. The older I get, the more I enjoy it.  It's such a great time to get out and interact with the neighbors, see all those cute kiddies in their costumes and enjoy a glass of cider and a roaring fire. I also love the excitement of my o...

October 6, 2017

So we have discussed makeup and what to wear, now lets talk a little bit about overall grooming and why it matters. In the age of Photoshop, people have a tendency to think anything can be fixed. And there may be some pros out there with mad skills that can do just abo...

August 6, 2017

This is going to be the first in a series of location posts. It is one of the things that clients struggle with the most. Everyone wants something different. Some want an urban feel, while others want something more natural. A few people even want the best of both worl...

July 31, 2017

Once upon a time, one of my favorite TV shows was "What Not to Wear." I have always been something of a girly, girly and consequently an amateur fashionista, so I loved watching them transform people from frumpy to fabulous. Whether we like it or not, we live in a worl...

July 18, 2017

Ladies, let's talk about make-up for a minute. Make-up and photography can be a tricky combination.  You want to look natural and polished without overdoing it. Underdoing (is that even a word?) it can also be a big mistake. I started thinking about this after I recent...

July 1, 2017

There are about a million posts out there that explain how to photograph fireworks, so I am not sure why I feel compelled to add my own post to the mix. I think that personally, this year I am going to put the camera away and just enjoy the time with my family. One of...

May 31, 2017

The grass is green, the sky is blue and it has finally stopped raining. The kids will be out of school in no time. Are you ready for all of those summer snapshot moments? Here are a few quick tips to make those summer photos pop. 

1-Shoot in the shade. The sun comes up...

Please reload

Featured Posts

Where to get your photos printed

October 30, 2017

1/8
Please reload

Recent Posts

March 3, 2018

March 1, 2018

February 17, 2018

January 27, 2018

November 20, 2017

November 15, 2017

Please reload

Archive
Please reload

Search By Tags