Holly Roa

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Seattle based photographer with a side of videography, specializing in work involving animals, but basically a Jill of all trades.
Instagram: @HJRphotos


  • Cinematography
  • Commercial
  • Food
  • Headshot
  • iPhonography
  • Macro
  • Pet
  • Photojournalism
  • Product
  • Wedding


  • Composite Photography
  • Digital Photography
  • DSLR Video
  • Medium Format Digital
  • Natural Light Photography
  • Advanced Retouching
  • Compositing/Manipulation
  • Off-Camera Lighting
  • Studio Lighting
  • Adobe Bridge
  • Adobe Camera Raw
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Premier
  • Capture One Pro


  • Destination Photography
  • Lead Shooting
  • Lighting Assisting
  • Local Photography
  • Second Shooting



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The all-rounder, if there ever was one.

A Free & Fast HEIC to JPEG File Converter From Beamr | Bookmark This One

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Beginner Food Photography Tips | How To Take Great Food Shots With Minimal Gear

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The iPhone Era | TIME Covers Signal Big Changes In Professional Photography

In the rapidly-changing landscape that is professional photography, the usurping of prominent magazine cover shoots...

New Profoto Air Remote TTL-F Will Offer Full TTL & HSS Support For Fuji Cameras

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Fake War Photographer Outed, But Not Before Fooling Major News Outlets

Yet another scar adorns the face of photojournalism, as another dubiously entitled ‘photojournalist’ has lent...

Photography Posing Tips | 3 Foundation Poses To Build A Couples Shoot

Posing can feel so daunting when there are so many little things to notice. Every visible body part can tell a story...

Nikon D850 Q&A | Nikon Managers Answer Some Of The Most Common Questions

Getting some answers about the D850 straight from the horse's mouth.

The 3 Cardinal Sins Of Exposure & How Your LCD Is Hurting Your Photography

For all our modern conveniences, there is one major trap digital shooters must beware of when attempting to create a...

Titan II: Exploring A Retired Cold War Missile Site | A Timely & Somber Reminder

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Canon’s New 85mm f/1.4L IS USM | What Is Its Place In The World Of 85mm Primes?

Canon has just announced a monumental new lens – their all-new 85mm f/1.4L IS USM, priced at $1,599. Canon has...