Bokeh Dots!

We are getting material ready for another Kindle book we will be writing soon.  This book will be about DIY Senior Picture Projects!  We plan to have a series of projects to walk you through taking your own senior pictures.  This is will include all of the setup and layout involved in taking the picture, […]

Improve Your Senior Pictures By Learning to See Light

Thanks for joining us today!! Let’s take a look at what kind of light can make our senior portraits better. One of the most powerful tools you will use as a senior portrait photographer is your ability to see different light situations. Just being aware of these situations will give you the photography advantage over […]

This Week We Are Updating Our Webiste

This week we are taking a little time to update our website.  I would love to hear some feedback about the changes.  We hope we have made it easier for you to maneuver through our website. Since we will be spending extra time on the changes, we are not releasing a new article this week.  […]

Studio Portrait With a Three Light Setup

Is the weather too bad to shoot outdoors? Ever wanted your own photography studio?  Well it is easier than you think.  You can setup your own home studio in a small space for well under $100. Check out this video that I created that documents my DIY studio build in my garage.  You can adapt […]

We Can Prove Your Camera Does Not Matter! Any Camera Can Take A Great Picture.

Recently, my daughter approached me and asked me to take her shopping at Goodwill (that’s my girl!).  She wanted to get some picture frames.  She had recently created some artwork and wanted to frame it.  Of course, her being my kid, she wanted to get some old frames and paint them the way she wanted […]

Version One of the DIY Senior Pictures Quickstart Guide is Available!

We are happy to announce that our new DIY Senior Pictures Quick-start Guide is available for FREE download.  If you are brand new to the senior picture scene, download this guide!  It will get you thinking about what you will need to learn to take your senior pictures.   In version one of this guide […]

A Cool Free Online Image Editor

If you are a beginner when it comes to photo editing, this post is for you. I have been on the lookout for some decent free online image editors.  Many beginners are intimidated by Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop.  Honestly, there was a time when I was intimidated by those programs to, but those days are […]

It Is All About The Light

Let’s face it, when it comes to photography, it is all about the light.  The light is what makes or breaks the picture.  Developing an eye for light will vastly help you improve your photographs. Let’s start off with some different kinds of light. Most photographers will say it is best to shoot in the […]

Parents: Learn Photography With Your Kids

Parents, you can handle this DIY senior picture thing, you’ve got this.  Now why not take this opportunity to learn with your child? I have been doing this for several years now.  As I stated before, I always have considered myself an apprentice when it comes to photography. I always will learn new things when […]

Basic Photography: Depth of Field

Are you just getting started with photography?  We are here to help.   Here we will walk you through the basics to help get you started. The next basic photography term we will discuss is depth of field. Remember when we discussed aperture? If you are not sure what that is, go over and read that […]