CT Craft Beer Labels

On Assignment: The Art Behind CT Craft Beer Labels

The Connecticut beer trail is on fire and with 90 breweries open and 17 pending. According to the CT Brewers Guild, competition to attract an audience is on an all time high. Besides the great beers inside the cans, the exterior artwork among all these breweries is fascinating and helps brands stand out from the …

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Behind the Cover: July Issue Holl and Lane Magazine

On July 1st, Holl and Lane Magazine will launch the 8th issue and I'm so excited that one of my images was chosen for the cover.  The image choose was captured many months ago and I wanted to share some of the behind the scenes images of capturing the cover shot.  It was around 30 …

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Honoring Mom

This week I wanted to say Happy Mother's Day to all the moms I have had the honor of photographing over the years.  Cheers to you and everything you do for your kids.  Wishing you a weekend full of pampering and appreciation.    

Easy Editing Tips: Lightroom and Snapseed Applications

This week I wanted to demonstrate some quick editing tips to show you how a great image can turn into an amazing image.  I recall one of my photography school instructors quoting Ansel Adams "You don't take an image, you create an image", which struck a cord with me because I believe most people click the …

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UConn Photo Story: Dairy Bar and Animal Barns

I discovered the UConn dairy bar a few years ago and look forward to returning every summer since.  The weather finally hit 70's this past week and I decided to take my son to explore the animal barns and enjoy some ice cream. Here are a few things to keep in mind prior to visiting. …

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To Print or Not To Print?

As a photographer I normally print personal family photos on a month or bi-monthly basis.  It may only be a dozen or less, but I'm always excited for them to arrive at my door step.  Last week I participated in a "25 prints for free" promotion through Artifact Uprising and decided to try out a new service.  The …

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Celebrating Moms + Professional Family Photographers

Mother's Day is one month away and I wanted to honor of all the moms out there who are also professional photographers. Here are ten Instagram feeds you should check out.  I've been working on this blog post for a few months now and am excited to finally highlight these creative women.  How did I …

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