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How Was Your Last Portrait?

By |2018-10-10T20:53:14-04:00September 24th, 2018|Photography, Portrait|

If you were uncomfortable during your last professional portrait, consider this: It probably wasn't your fault. Part of the job as a professional photographer is to create a comfortable environment. A photographer who photographs portraits must be a good people-person. It's a given requirement. They must communicate, connect, encourage, make suggestions, inquire about likes and

Planning a New Portrait

By |2018-10-12T16:24:08-04:00September 13th, 2018|Photography, Portrait|

When planning a new portrait, only think in terms of positive outcomes, not negative. Photographer and subject must both have a positive frame of mind going into and during the process. Getting a good looking professional photo should not be thought of as a 50/50 proposition. With the right outlook, preparation, and the right practitioner,

Does Your Portrait Measure Up?

By |2018-10-13T17:43:20-04:00August 27th, 2018|Photography, Portrait|

Not all portraits are created equal, true of many other things as well: cars, restaurants, Hollywood movies, novels, bands, home contractors, and more. But if you do your online research beforehand by looking at what's out there among professional portrait photographers, you'll have better success with your own portrait. In one sense, it's easier to

Does Your Portrait Push the Envelope?

By |2018-10-15T15:55:35-04:00August 15th, 2018|Photography, Portrait|

Hah!––Phrases can be cliches. Portraits, too. So many interesting, creative, and enjoyable possibilities to be considered. Look at what's out there in the way of exemplary portraits and it's overwhelming. Sometimes it's nice to stand out. Other times it's nice to fit in. Whichever is your preference, don't settle for mediocre. Even better is to

Don’t Just Fade Away

By |2018-10-16T09:13:40-04:00August 6th, 2018|Photography, Portrait|

Don't just fade away...make your mark on the world. Help others. Expand human knowledge. Explore and discover. Give back more than you take. Follow your curiosity. Learn and grow. Show yourself to the world. Create something that lasts. Take a different path. Enjoy life and what it has to offer. Give thanks to the human

Modern Myths of Photography #2

By |2018-10-09T12:14:19-04:00September 6th, 2017|Photography, Portrait|

Modern Myths of Photography #2 – "The last photographer made me look weird!" Peter says: 'Yes, that's quite possible, but NOT TRUE with me as your photographer!' I'm your advocate, not your adversary. It's in my interest to make you look your best. When you look good, then I look good. My camera and I

Modern Myths of Photography #1

By |2018-10-16T15:04:54-04:00August 25th, 2017|Photography, Portrait|

Modern Myths of Photography #1 – "I'll break the camera!" Peter says: 'NOT TRUE!' Special protective gear is worn by the photographer and custom filter shields are used for the camera and lighting gear. Cameras nowadays are vastly improved for ruggedness and durability compared to the old days when people did actually break the camera.