Photographing engaged couples is an awesome part of my job. It’s a joy to document the love between two people and give them images to remember such a special time. Also, if I’m taking your engagement photos there’s a likelihood I will also be photographing your wedding day (squee!), and your engagement session gives me … More How to Prepare For Your Engagement Shoot with Keely
This week, I would like to highlight a website that (in my opinion) is one of the most incredible education resources out there. Creative Live has taught me more about photography in the last 3 years than anything else. In a nutshell, it is FREE, live workshops taught by world-class professionals on a very intimate and … More I am a student at Creative Live.
(I read this tip in a blog about a year or so ago. I hope you will be as mind-blown as I was.) When I was outside on our porch the other day, I was attracted to some tiny drops of sap that were sparkling on a Christmas decoration. I tried to get a picture … More Instant Maco Lens
What makes the difference between a raw, unedited photo and the final product? As a photographer, I want the final images for my clients to be something that they can only get through me. Meaning, I had better deliver some awesome goods! There are so many areas that are a part of that process/experience. Everything … More Adding a Finishing Touch
1. If you are a photographer, you will see that my techniques are very simple. I know that I personally learn from seeing processes go from beginning to end. Hopefully seeing my process will give you one or two things you can take away and make your own to fit your own style. 2. If … More The Editing Process