Our Portraits Aren't Boring!

May 23, 2019
The dated idea of bland backdrops, wicker chairs and ridiculous poses still dominates the portrait studio industry. Oddly enough, you can still go to JC Penney and pay a lot for a canned portrait. We don't do canned portraits. We create high end custom images. You, your family, your cat, your third cousin twice removed - we will turn you in to a...
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Artistic Element

March 05, 2019  •  Leave a Comment
Artistic Elements Photography is an art form. There is no “standard” photograph, just each photographer’s interpretation of a situation and their vision. No two photographers create an image the same way. This is important to know when going for family photos or an updated headshot. Most of us can reproduce a style, that’s pretty common. Headshots...
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Pretty Pictures

November 28, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
This may sound odd, but I don't make pretty pictures. I don't set out to create cute images. I don't plan a shoot around perfect smiles and trendy poses. I don't start a session by saying "let's all look pretty." Yes, I want my clients to look good in their photos. Yes, certain types of photos need to have a specific aesthetic and technical accurac...
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Holiday photos don't have to be blah

November 26, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Your holiday photos don't have to be boring. Traditional pictures are great, but you can be creative and unusual too. Yes, we've all seen the matching PJ photos and the white-shirt-blue-jeans-matchy-matchy but you don't have to go there. Let your holiday photos speak to you and your family's personality. Think in terms of an overall theme rather th...
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Instant Film Experience

November 20, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
There is no question Polaroid cameras changed photography and the way photographs are taken. The question is, did Polaroid cameras and the experience of using them have an impact on popular culture in such a way as to be considered pop culture artifacts? I would argue that the Polaroid process, the experience of the Polaroid process, and the physic...
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