It’s the week of Thanksgiving!!!! Since you’ll be gathered already and have smart phones with fancy-shmancy portrait modes, I thought I’d throw out a few pro tips to make the most of the family photos that will inevitably take place this week. Then you can post your photos with pride and not find yourself wishing […]
Back in December this family received a gift voucher for a free family session at a baby shower. The expecting mom was trying to decide when to use it. She’d never had maternity photos, so maybe that was an option. She liked the idea of newborn photos (especially with three older siblings to dote over […]
I know you’ve walked into a small business before and seen a framed dollar bill behind the counter. It is the first dollar bill they made in sales, and so its significance is frame-able. There’s just something about “firsts”. This session was a first for me – it was the first time a senior’s family […]
It’s not often I meet someone that I’m taller than, but I was taller than this senior guy – when he was five! I may have continued being taller than him for a few more years, but we moved overseas for several years and I lost track of the height comparison. Let’s just say the […]
Believe it or not, this is not my first senior girl portrait session that has included a bearded dragon! But that’s not what makes her so interesting. I’ve known this senior from the sidelines at church. I’ve watched her grow up – a mini version of her mom. Then I left the country for several […]
The deals are starting to arrive to your inbox, your mailbox, and your social media ads – it’s shopping season! Is this the time you were waiting for to buy that nice-looking camera? Don’t let ignorance be the only reason you don’t take advantage of an incredible deal. Let me break down the essential specs […]
I have taken a lot of pictures of grandchildren. It kind of came with the territory when I lived overseas. I was the adopted aunt for other families, so I brought my camera with me to all the “family” gatherings and snapped pictures that I know I would find precious if I were living an ocean away […]
For all the women out there who hate having their photos taken – here are my favorite Photoshop-free tips for better portraits! Because… Admit it… One day your kids are gonna love seeing you in these photos (and you should, too)!