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My Top 2022 Moments

My Top 2022 Moments

As crazy as 2022 was, it was also one of the most stable years I’ve ever had. No major challenges, no crazy events, just smoothly chugging along and doing my thing. Holy crap, was it refreshing! A Creative Portrait Shoot Each Month This will be a mainstay so long as I can help it. Each…

Quick Posing Techniques For Great Pictures

Quick Posing Techniques For Great Pictures

One of the most common fears I hear from my clients is that they don’t know how to pose. And I think that’s fair – posing isn’t always intuitive, and it’s taken me a long time to learn how to direct my subjects properly, so they look good in front of my camera. There are…

Use Natural Reflectors For Better Portraits & Selfies

Use Natural Reflectors For Better Portraits & Selfies

If you’ve ever wondered about the difference between good and outstanding photos, it usually comes down to composition, posing, and lighting. With the rise of mobile phones, we’ve all slowly become photographers with that piece of technology in our pockets. And I’m sure you can recall moments where you’ve taken a picture with your iPhone…

How I Plan A Portrait Session

How I Plan A Portrait Session

Over the years, I’ve noticed a handful of things that routinely make for a successful portrait session: avoid the rain if you can, planning makes for better photos, and asking someone to think of their favorite dirty joke leads to amazing expressions. Maybe it’s my engineering background or just how I was raised, but I’m…

My Top 2021 Moments

My Top 2021 Moments

Where 2020 was a year of some rude awakenings and good victories, 2021 was a year of growth and change moments for me. I revamped my photography business in many ways, changed jobs (the engineering life), tweaked my routines, and updated my priorities. So I’m really excited about how my 2021 ended and how 2022…

When to Schedule Senior Pictures In Atlanta

When to Schedule Senior Pictures In Atlanta

“I’ve got plenty of time,” you say to yourself. And then all of a sudden, deadlines are a week away, finals are coming up, college applications are due, and all that time just disappeared in the vortex of that magical time called “Senior Year.” Senior year goes by FAST. So when should you schedule Atlanta…