By now, everyone is back to school, in one way or another, and we know what that means.Holidays are right around the corner. While the traditional family and workplace gatherings will undoubtedly be different this year, we can still send … Continue reading How to Look Great In Photos (no matter who takes them)
Family portraits with style are the most fun. What is your family’s storytelling style? The best portrait sessions start with a conversation: What does your family love to do? And how can we incorporate that into your session? If you know Mike and Jessie, you know they love baseball, and so do the kids. Naturally, that needed to be a part of their latest family session. Last time, we went with classic casual, so this year, we upped the game. You know how you get dressed up for a special occasion and think, “Man, we look good!” Well, I believe … Continue reading Play Ball!!
Usually the first question clients ask about portraits is : What should we wear? Well, that can depend on whether you are planning a family session, an executive portrait or a fabulous Cashmere Session, compete with hair, make up and … Continue reading Three Tips for Dressing for Portraits
Have you ever said that? It seems the natural reaction to looking at images of ourselves is to immediately hunt for flaws. This often results in women simply not existing in photographs. Our friends and families get used to us … Continue reading I Hate the Way I Look in Pictures!
Do you usually like portraits of yourself? Most people will say no. Looking at a portrait of ourselves is kind of like listening to our voice on a tape recorder. We have a tendency to be critical when we really look and sound pretty darn great. And your family loves you now, today, just the way you are. Part of what I love about my job is when I show my clients their portraits, and they announce, with great surprise, that they like those images of themselves! It make me so happy to have happy clients see themselves as their … Continue reading Everyone Should Feel Beautiful