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Portraits: More Than Facebook and Instagram

Have you noticed that you or people you know spend a lot of time looking at social media but and much of the time is actually mindless scrolling? Barley paying attention to the images and text that are  zooming by? By it's very nature, social media is consumed quickly [...]

Portraits: More Than Facebook and Instagram2019-08-19T10:10:00-04:00

Portraits with Alexis Bode

While visiting her friend Kesley, Alexis saw a portrait that I had created for Kesley.  This portrait of Kesley was inspired by Joseph Decamp's "Woman Drying Her Hair" Alexis, being a self-described lover of impressionist art, was taken by Kesley's portrait. So much so that she reached [...]

Portraits with Alexis Bode2019-07-30T09:53:10-04:00

Portrait Session Consultation and Wardrobe Styling

You've booked your portrait session.  Congratulations, you're going to have a blast! ...now what? Now, We start planning!  I want your portrait experience to be special, something that you remember or the rest of your life.  I also want it to be a stress-free experience full of laughter! Here's what happens-  Your Portrait [...]

Portrait Session Consultation and Wardrobe Styling2018-10-25T13:08:43-04:00

Understanding the “Fully Guided” Photo Shoot

"I'm not photogenic"  "I don't know how to pose" "I always look mean/sad/scared in photos." Most people feel awkward or uncomfortable in front of a camera, especially at first.  It is not uncommon for me to be chatting with someone in the studio, they're relaxed, we're laughing, and then I [...]

Understanding the “Fully Guided” Photo Shoot2018-10-25T12:16:29-04:00

Professional Makeup For Your Portraits

One of the features included in your portrait session is a makeup artist.  I am beyond thrilled to be partnered with The Beauty Patrol, a team of professional makeup artists who are recognized as some of the best in the region. Here's a few reasons why having your very own makeup [...]

Professional Makeup For Your Portraits2018-10-25T11:09:25-04:00