DIY Portable V-Flat + Video

*Affiliate links below to support my coffee habit!* Having a portable V-Flat in your photography kit can provide a unique tool when creating images for your clients. A V-Flat can be used as a background or a tool to bounce or absorb light on your subject. Have you ever thought about making your own portable …

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Then and Now, 9 Year Review Of My Portrait Photography

Then and Now, 9 Year Review Of My Portrait Photography

The photography industry has changed so much since I started my journey as a professional photographer 9 years ago. (www.nbphotog.com) The most notable is social media. Although Facebook was around, Instagram had not taken off. I can only imagine my classmates taking video during photo class and documenting all the good and "shouldn't be seen" …

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top 3 tips for beach photography

My Top 3 Beach Photography Tips That Will Instantly Improve Your Images

I recently hosted a number of Mommy & Me Photography classes and had so much fun teaching tips and tricks to a group of moms who wanted to learn how to take quality photos of their kids. When setting up these classes, I stressed that no fancy equipment was necessary. The only prerequisite was an …

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Kids Sports Photography

Capturing The Experience: Kids Sports Photography

I started my photography career over 9 years ago after walking past a digital photography school for a year in Georgetown, D.C.  While at school I enjoyed taking studio lighting classes, on-location portraits, wedding photography and a lot of computer classes. After graduation I started my photography career in the sports and fitness industry. I …

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A New Type Of Photo Session: A Slice Of Life

Family photography is evolving to more than just the traditional portrait. It's always nice to have a perfect portrait to look back on and reflect on a specific time and place, but what if you had high quality photos of how your family lived their daily lives. All the silliness, crying, climbing, jumping, spinning and running …

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More Than Just A Family Mini Session

This family mini session was full of fun, dropping temperatures and a lot of wind, but you wouldn't know it from the photos we were able to capture in just a 25 minute mini session.  The chosen location was full of unique backdrops which made for great photo set ups.  This fall to winter shoot …

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The Best of 2016!

This year has been full of fun and exciting projects.  When I was building this post I couldn't believe all that I accomplished during the past year.  I landed my first magazine cover, which was a huge bucket list item for me.  Lifestyle photography was a large part of my assignments this year and I …

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