What to Wear to Your Family Photo Session

Figuring out what you alone should wear to a photo session can be a struggle! Then add in a few kiddos and your partner… this might make it a little more stressful. Here are some tips to help you figure out what to wear before your family session. Here’s a link to my Pinterest Board […]

How to use your business photos to your advantage

You hired a professional photographer and downloaded your photos, what now? I want you to take off running now that you have your professional photos. Here are some ideas to get you started! 1. First things first, download and backup your images. I’ll send you a Dropbox link to download your photos but they won’t […]

Portrait Session Advice – Attention to Detail

A quality of mine that comes in handy during a portrait session, is my hyper-attention to DETAIL. Not only do I need to make sure I’m taking properly exposed and well composed images, I need to make my subject feel comfortable being photographed. On top of that, I look at where their hair is laying, […]

Portrait Session Advice – Madison, WI Headshot Photographer

Let me guess, you hate having your photo taken? It’s okay! I would say most people do, so you’re not alone. I’ve come up with some tips and tricks to hopefully make your portrait session in the Madison area less painful and more of a fun experience! I hope you walk away enjoying being photographed. […]

Converting Color Images to Black and White

Black and white photos can be so moving and captivating; instead of focusing on or being distracted by the colors in the image, you are drawn to the emotion of the image. I absolutely love black and white photography, but now with the popularity and accessibility of Instagram, and other photo editing apps, editing photos […]

Artifact Uprising – “Inspired by the disappearing beauty of the tangible.”

Now-a-days most of us capture images on our smart phones and iPads; they are small, easy to carry and always with us. Most of us share photos on social media but printing the photos or making an album can sometimes be time consuming and pricey. That is why I am so excited to see several […]

The Importance of a ‘Selfie’

As a photographer, it would seem amiss to not talk about the ever-so-popular ‘selfie,’ which has recently been named Word of the Year by the Oxford Dictionary. While I think the idea of taking a selfie is a bit polarizing these days, I love the idea of capturing who you are and what you look like in […]

Who inspires your work?

Regardless of your profession it is important to keep learning and stay inspired. One way I do that is by following other photographers from all over the globe. My list of favorite photographers is ever-changing; namely growing, as I am exposed to other artists who share my love for capturing life’s precious moments. I want […]