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  This weeks challenge is the basic headshot.  Sometimes it can be hard to show personality with a simple headshot…   But then again…  There is this kid…  my youngest… I am posting this a week …

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Sometimes you need to feel glamorous…  a glamour style portrait might seem frivolous, but never discount the power of looking fabulous.  I made an amazing tulle skirt and a fun floral crown, gabbed my daughter …

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Red was the theme for week 3.  I used this theme as an opportunity to focus on some of my overall goals.  I did a VERY informal poll of friends with daughters.  I asked them …

Extended Family Portraits

I am totally going off my own experience, but if I had to guess, the people most likely to get family portraits taken are families with preschoolers or early elementary aged children.  Usually family portraits …

One of the awesome things about becoming a family’s photographer is getting a chance to watch families grow.  These two very attractive guys have grown and changed so much in the couple of years that …

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Creative Shoots are food for my soul!  I don’t often get Seniors who want to incorporate tulle and flower crowns into their Senior session…  I mean…  we could…  It could be fabulous!   …but it isn’t …

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“Do I need professional makeup for my senior photos?” You’ve booked your Senior Portrait session.  As you are prepping for your senior photos, have you thought about having your makeup professionally done?  I always recommend …

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I am a big believer in the importance of a photographer taking time to do Creative Shoots.  Creative Shoots are photographer driven, not customer driven.  Creative Shoots are not about creating a product that the client wants to …

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Every once in a while I let my mind wander.  I allow myself to imagine what it would be like if June 20, 2005 was erased from our family’s history.  What would it be like …

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I love Marisa’s senior photos!  I think that a good senior photo not only shows who a person is but it also gives a glimpse into who the person is becoming.  Marisa conquered the “what …

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Some people can get away with generic portraits and some people need personalized portraiture.  Kyle is one of the ones who needs personalized portraiture. I have to admit that when Kyle’s mom contacted me last …