Tag: portrait

The If / Then Christmas List for Photographers

No one is more obsessed with gadgets and gear in general than photographers and it’s around this time of year that thoughts turn to wish lists. So I thought I’d put together a different kind of list than the usual “what to get for a shutterbug” list. With my list, what you should get depends…


I Love this Lens!

If you’ve been into photography for any length of time, you probably have an assortment of lenses to do various things and, if you’re a working pro, these are part of your standard toolkit that you don’t give a second thought to – each best for specific tasks. Likewise, I don’t really think about any…


Successful Location Portraits – Keep it Simple

I recently had occasion to shoot a couple of location portraits for very different clients and thought I’d share my approach in terms of preparation, gear and execution. First things first. By location portrait, I mean away from the studio – usually at the client’s home, office or at a venue. Most of the time,…