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Tips for Photographing Your Own Children
I thought I would share some of the most common tips that I give to my students when they ask me for advice on photographing their own children. By the way, these tips apply to all types of cameras, so no need for a fancy expensive camera to apply these guiding principles!
Creating a Connection Point | Photography Tips to Celebrate Your Family This Father’s Day
For as long as I can remember, I’ve connected photography with family. Photography was handed down to me by my…
How to Create Simple Studio-Style School Portraits in Your Own Backyard
So, when was the last time you photographed your own kids? You don’t need fancy gear or an indoor studio to create studio style portraits. In this article, I show you how to create simple studio style portraits in your own backyard with the most basic gear.
The Photographer’s Struggle | Live Life Through The Lens Or Without The Camera
How many of you have struggled with the decision to always bring your camera or leave it at home to enjoy life without it?
My Trick For Getting Kids to Smile Naturally in Photos 99% of the Time
I’ve devised a little trick for getting kids to smile naturally 99% of the time. It’s so simple and it’s effective on most anyone who isn’t a trained model or actor. Here’s how it works.
How the Profoto B2 Photography Lighting Kit Changed My On-location Shoots Forever
When it comes to on-location photo shoots, especially with kids, I like to keep it simple. Dragging a bunch of heavy gear around has never interested me, so I generally rely on natural light on-location. Until I tested the Profoto B2 AirTTL Photography Lighting Kit, that is.
‘Strong Is The New Pretty’ | A Series to Celebrate Girlhood
Kate T. Parker’s “Strong Is The New Pretty,” series celebrates girls “just as they are – loud, athletic, fearless, messy, joyous, frustrated.”