TIRED OF TAKING BLURRY PICTURES OF YOUR CHILDREN?

Your children aren’t really cooperating when you ask them to sit down and smile at the camera, are they? I’ll tell you a secret… Most kids aren’t. Even during my photo shoots, the little ones rarely will do that. Why? Cause it’s just not fun! Taking a (sharp) portrait of your children looking and smiling […]

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siblings hug

1. Family portraits are largely about capturing relationships and interaction and that’s pretty tough to capture when everyone is far away from each other, so the first thing I do is get everyone to squish together. 2. I like to get everyone’s heads fairly close together which can be done by having everyone sit down. Even […]

Posing tips for family group shots

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Convey meaning with your family photos

We love to see ourselves and our love ones in photographs. Probably more than 90% of the photos in the average photo album are pictures of people. One way to greatly improve your family’s photos is to think about what you want the photo to say before you snap the shutter. When you flip through […]

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Social media is the ideal place to share your photos with friends and family. Use these tips to ensure you’re posting your best pictures, especially the one that serves as your online first impression—your profile picture! Get in close The profile picture is quite small – consider taking a close-up of your face or upper […]

Getting a great Profile Picture

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The Golden Hour

It seems the goal of good outdoor photography is finding the right light! Midday, harsh sunlight can lend itself to unflattering tones, dark shadows, and a heap of disappointing photos. But don’t despair. Mother nature has ever so graciously given us a couple of perfect hours… THE GOLDEN HOURS The first hour or so after […]

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When printing your fabulous photographs, keep in mind that images may look different when printed at different sizes. Below is a great visual of how it will look when you crop your photo. This guide is a great reference to show how photos will look at different crops. Many people don’t realize that a lot […]

Cropping a photo.

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