Category: Tips and Tricks

How to Dress for your Photography Portrait Session : Family Photos, Head shots and more

Family Photos

As with all things there are the old ways and the new ways when it comes to dressing for your photos.  But there are some hard and fast rules you should try to never break.  I will go over both

Tagged with: , , , ,

Choosing the Right Location for Family Portraits | Historic Oakview Park

Historic Oakview Park Family Photos

Part 3 in Choosing the right location for your family portraits.  Historic Oakview.  Another one of my favorites. It can be a little crowded with photographers depending on the time of year but it’s still a great location.  I love

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,

Choosing the Right Location for Family Portraits | Fletcher Park

Photographers Raleigh NC

This is part two of choosing the right location for your family portrait. If you haven’t read my previous blog post regarding the method in which  to choose the best location here is a link to read up on the

Tagged with: , , ,

Family Portraits at 12 Oaks | Raleigh Photographers

Family Photos Raleigh NC

Whenever I am consulting with a client on family portraits the discussion of location is always a big part.  There are many factors I consider when choosing a location.  The first being the time of year.  Whether my clients want

Tagged with: , , , ,

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

Tagged with: , ,

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

Tagged with:

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

Tagged with: , ,

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

Tagged with: , ,

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

Tagged with: , , , ,

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

Tagged with: , , ,