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


Photography News State Of The Industry | Tyler Shields Says ‘Celebrity Photography Is Dead’
By Holly Roa on February 28, 2018
Ask any photographer – it’s an interesting time in the industry, doubly so if...
Tips & Tricks Photography Tips | How To Find Good Light & Edit For Impact
By Holly Roa on February 27, 2018
Simply put, photography is light. A photograph is a record of light at any given time...
Gear & Apps Capture One Tips | How To Edit A Cityscape In Capture One
By Holly Roa on February 24, 2018
If you are a Lightroom user who frequently finds themselves wishing that Lightroom...
Gear & Apps Pentax K-1 Mark II Announced | ISO 819,200 & Hand-Held Pixel Shift
By Holly Roa on February 23, 2018
The K1 has a better sensor than anything Canon has out, so who's interested?
Tips & Tricks Photography Tips | Six Food Photography Tips in Two Minutes
By Holly Roa on February 20, 2018
Good food photography speaks to just about everyone, as most of us like to eat. Quality...
Gear & Apps Fuji’s New IBIS | A Peek Behind The Curtain & The X-H1’s Stabilization In Action
By Holly Roa on February 18, 2018
Fuji mirrorless cameras can go toe-to-toe with just about any DSLR, but they lacked one...
News & Insight New Ruling May Change The Way Social Media Embedding Works
By Holly Roa on February 18, 2018
The internet has long been a Wild West of sorts regrading content. While there are laws...
Gear & Apps Fuji Announces New Fujifilm X-H1 & Two New Cinema Lenses
By Holly Roa on February 14, 2018
This is a major play in a new space from Fuji.
Tips & Tricks Pet Photography 101 | 10 Quick Tips To Switch Up Your Pet Photos
By Holly Roa on February 12, 2018
Simple things to take pretty pet pictures
Gear & Apps Photography Tips | The Best Lens For Food Photography
By Holly Roa on February 11, 2018
When first building a photography kit, versatility is key. You’ll want to start your...
Gear & Apps Sigma Announces New 14-24mm f/2.8 DG HSM Art Lens
By Holly Roa on February 8, 2018
Sigma’s Art series quickly gained a following upon its initial release in 2012 with...
Post Production Tips Lightroom Better | Advanced Color Control With The Lightroom Color Tool
By Holly Roa on February 6, 2018
Frequently ignored but highly useful