What is a documentary photographer. To do it you need a stamina that is more than just
knowing the right shutter speeds and using light. You need to know people. You need to
know the story. You need to know how to predict movements and moments. You need
to be present. You need to maintain all that for hours or days at a time for just a handful
good shots while only eating granola bars.Read More
For the longest time, photography was my escape. When I felt so broken, photography healed me in ways I cannot explain. Photography helped shape my perspective, helped me accept parts of my life I could not change, to see reality in a new light and made me slow down to take it all in.Read More
One photographer’s journey from landscape to documentary style people photography.
The end of adventure. That's what happened to us when our precious, beautiful, crying, sensitive and colicky baby was born. There was no more sleep, no more energy and certainly no more landscape photographs. Hardly any photographs at all actually.
When I was pregnant I started watching any and all video tutorials online about newborn photography, how to pose them, how to dress them, props you need and everything in between. I decided I was going to become the next most incredible newborn photographer there ever was!Read More
Even as small businesses, us photographers need to have a brand identity in order to know how and where to market effectively, to be remembered and to create an experience for our clients.
Figuring out and developing your brand identity is a process that can take some time and cost some money. Eeek! And as busy photographers and business owners, that may seem like a luxury we can do without. But the truth is, without a brand, you don't have a business.Read More
You bought the website template, picked out your best images to showcase. It all looks nice. Now you have to tell people something about you. Eeek! You check out what other people have written on their "About Pages" and figure you should...Read More
There's a gentle rain here, and all I can do is stare out the window and think of the people in Texas and Louisiana who are getting entirely too much.Read More
It's time to get real. Grab a notebook and pen. We want you to take a minute (or two) to answer the following questions (honestly)Read More