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Converting Old Slides to digital Images | Raleigh photographer

Slide reproduction to digital

I have been working on archiving all the old family photos for at least 10 years now, ever since my mother was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer.  It’s a lot of work but the benefit is now all the family

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How to make an Eclipse Lens

2017 Solar Eclipse Photos

2017 Eclipse Pictures You can buy some expensive filters to protect your lens and be able to take pictures of the sun without destroying your lens or sensor in your camera. By the time I thought about it they were

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How to Retouch Baby Drool

Ok so probably not the most exciting subject but I do have a lot of amateur and professional photographers alike that follow my blog. So as I was retouching a client tonight with a typical problem that pops up especially

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How to dress for a photoshoot | Avoiding Moiré Patterns

This was a great article that came out from one of my pro labs and I thought it would be helpful to those of you who are always wondering what you should wear to a photo shoot.  The key is

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Taming those Toddlers | Raleigh Photography

Taming Toddlers photography

Boy is this a popular subject.  You’ve hit the terrible two’s or maybe the threes and all of a sudden getting pictures of those little darlings becomes areal work of art.  You are not alone.  I am going to try

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What to wear for a family portrait Session: Photography Raleigh NC

It’s getting that time again… Time to start thinking about your family portraits. And the sooner the better so you don’t lose that nice tan you have acquired over the summer. I think probably the hardest thing for people when

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Woo Hoo! I have eyelashes! Raleigh photography

Ok, I actually have very long lashes BUT they are so blond I might was well look like my eyes are bald.  To add to matters, I forget many times to put on my mascara which adds about 10 years

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Is that a……?

  On top of every cake their is two little people (or dogs) that symbolizes the wonderful couple who is getting married. These little people can be elegant, funny, and personal but mostly they like to steal the attention from

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What to think about when choosing your wedding dress: From a photographer’s point of View

As a wedding photographer in the Raleigh area for well over 10 years now, I have come across about just every kind of dress imaginable. I thought it might be helpful for you to be able to see what I

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Decorating Your Aisle!

Some of the cutest decorations I have seen have been used to decorate the aisle. Some brides put cute bouquets at the end of a row of a row of chairs or next to each bench down the aisle. These

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