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


Gear & Apps Lens Comparison | Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 Art VS Canon 24-70mm f/2.8L II
By Holly Roa on December 18, 2017
How much does it matter to you?
Instagram Instagram Introduces Hashtag Following & That’s Important | Pulling A Nail From The Coffin Of Organic Reach?
By Holly Roa on December 16, 2017
This is going to make hashtags even more important, and should make you more selective...
Capture One Pro Capture One Tips | Easy Color-Grading With The ‘Color Balance’ Tool
By Holly Roa on December 11, 2017
Executing a color grade with Capture One isn't difficult, but effective
Gear & Apps Canon Care PAK Plus Promo Adds 13 Free Months Of Accident Protection For Limited Time
By Holly Roa on December 5, 2017
Canon is extending to you peace of mind.
Inspiration Fuji Releases New Raw Processor, Firmware Updates For X-T2, X-T20, GFX 50S
By Holly Roa on December 2, 2017
No subset of photographer has quite the level of enthusiasm for JPEG shooting as those...
Gear & Apps Platypod Ultra, Max, & Multi Accessory Kit Review | Make Your Camera Gear More Versatile
By Holly Roa on November 30, 2017
What is a Platypod? It’s neither plant nor animal, though it does take nomenclature...
Gear & Apps Instant Film Holiday Gift List | For The Nostalgic And Impatient
By Holly Roa on November 27, 2017
Looking for a list of Instant gifts? Here you go
Tips & Tricks Pet Photography Tips | Simple One-Light Holiday Pet Portraits
By Holly Roa on November 26, 2017
Take holiday portraits of your pets, or even do it as a holiday gig.
Gear & Apps Lumu Power Review | Turns Your Phone Into A Touchscreen Flash, Color Temp, and Chromaticity Meter
By Holly Roa on November 19, 2017
Lumu Power is light metering for the 21st Century
Inspiration How To Create A Sustainable Photography Career | Remaining Viable Among Market Shifts
By Holly Roa on November 18, 2017
It's about being permanent vs temporary
Photography News Gloves Come Off Over “Square Within A Square” | Fujifilm Vs Polaroid Legal Battle
By Holly Roa on November 17, 2017
Can one trademark a ‘square within a square?’ That question has made it to the...
Gear & Apps Photoshop Better | Five Tips To Make Better Use Of Your Wacom Tablet
By Holly Roa on November 16, 2017
Wacom tablets are incredibly useful tools for those who often work in Adobe programs...