10 Easy Steps to Create Amazing Headshots

how to shoot amazing headshots

Headshots – The Challenge Heashots ~ If you’re like me, the thought of finding a photographer and having headshots photographed is a challenge.  Will it be expensive?  Will you actually LIKE how you look?  And will you get all the files you need with the permission to us them as you choose?   If you’ve got a DLSR […]

Timeless Photography | Creating Treasures

timeless photography

I believe in timeless photography.   And by timeless photography, I mean photography that gets to the heart of your subject, without over posing or using props.  While looking through some old files the other day I came across this series of photographs of my kids with Pepper, the first dog we adopted for our boys. The […]

Newborn Photography Safety

newborn safety

Newborn Photography Safety While posing babies is not particularly my style, I realize how popular the trend is.  That being said, if you find yourself working with a photographer who seems to be confused as to how to get the poses you’re wanting, please, for the safety of your baby, step in and stop them. […]

My last official photo shoot of 2008 – Sneak Peek

black and white portrait, mother with baby

Yesterday I traveled to Huntington Beach to photograph this beautiful baby and her family.  She was such an angel, and a real trooper through the photo session.  By the end she was sound asleep, probably trying her best to ignore me and my camera.  This was a great session to end my year with!