Location, Location! A Lifestyle Photography Session

As a photographer I am constantly finding locations for a perfect photoshoot session. I catalog them in my head, make note of different set ups and plan to visit again as soon as a client comes along that will make the location come to life. A close friend of mine was visiting from out of …

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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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So Darn Cute! Children and Baby Product Photography

It's no surprise that products created for children and babies are so darn cute.  Over the past three years as a mom and taking numerous families portraits, these products are always a fun detail to add to an image.  I have shared so many photos of my lifestyle work that this week I wanted to share …

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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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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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Children’s Action Photography: Tips and Inspiration

Action photography is my speciality, considering my sports photography background, and the honest expressions of children are the most fun to see during an outdoor shoot at the park and/or private yard.  Their personalities really shine through and is why today's post is all about capturing those moments and providing you with a little inspiration.  Here …

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