Photography

4DsCS Featured by Scottsdale Soccer

Well this is pretty exciting... I was treated to a nice surprise the other day when I saw that one of my sports photography photos was used on the Scottsdale Soccer website!  My 7 year old started playing soccer years ago and this year she made the jump the Blackhawks. [...]

By | 2017-08-01T07:10:03+00:00 October 18th, 2013|Photography|Comments Off on 4DsCS Featured by Scottsdale Soccer

119 Degrees of Fashion Photography

119 degrees. No, this is nothing like 6 Degrees of Kevin Bacon nor does it have anything to do with some optimal lighting angle for fashion photography. I'm talking about HEAT. Stifling HEAT. Record-breaking HEAT. Stay indoors HEAT. But there we were - myself, Melanie, Bronte and newcomer Lauren - [...]

By | 2017-08-01T07:10:03+00:00 July 4th, 2013|Photography|Comments Off on 119 Degrees of Fashion Photography

Summer Fashion – Ava Rose Designs

"This season my focus is more casual with a hint of romance. I went with more relaxed, every day pieces that can be interchangeable depending on the moment. With my primary color being blue this season, I have branched out using different shades such as chambray, heather and navy." That's [...]

By | 2017-08-01T07:10:03+00:00 May 11th, 2013|Photography, Web Design|Comments Off on Summer Fashion – Ava Rose Designs

Senior Portraits With Megan In Scottsdale, Arizona

I recently had the privilege of shooting senior portraits for an amazing and friendly high school senior, Megan. She's off to Colorado University in the fall but one of her final 'to-dos' as a high school senior was to get her portraits taken. After meeting up a Starbucks one afternoon [...]

By | 2017-08-01T07:10:04+00:00 April 20th, 2013|Photography|Comments Off on Senior Portraits With Megan In Scottsdale, Arizona

Getting Creative With Nik Silver Efex Pro

My typical workflow involves Lightroom and Photoshop but occasionally I like to mix things up and add some specific effects to photos that I think could benefit from a little creativity. Last summer I bought Nik Software's Complete Collection which integrates nicely into Lightroom. At first glance, their set of [...]

By | 2017-08-01T07:10:04+00:00 February 17th, 2013|Photography|Comments Off on Getting Creative With Nik Silver Efex Pro

Spring Fashion – Ava Rose Designs

Today was another big milestone day with Ava Rose Designs. This morning I launched the website updates for Phase 1 of their Spring 2013 collection. I've been the web design partner of Ava Rose Designs since 2009 - all using Pinnacle Cart - and today's launch marks the 4th season [...]

By | 2017-08-01T07:10:04+00:00 February 13th, 2013|Photography, Web Design|Comments Off on Spring Fashion – Ava Rose Designs

My Latest Approach to Product Photography

A few weeks ago, I was doing another fashion photo shoot for the Spring 2013 collection from Ava Rose Designs. We were on location at the Royal Palms Resort in Phoenix and with each new style, the models were also wearing a new piece of jewelry. It turns out that [...]

By | 2017-08-01T07:10:04+00:00 January 27th, 2013|Photography|1 Comment

From Fun To Done In 25 Minutes

What's not to love about school picture day? I mean the backgrounds are awesome and the photographer loves spending as much time with your kids as needed right? Perfect picture every time! Yeah it's more like put a kid in front of a generic background, snap 1 or 2 pictures [...]

By | 2017-08-01T07:10:04+00:00 January 22nd, 2013|Photography|Comments Off on From Fun To Done In 25 Minutes