Monthly Archives: May 2014

I’ve been a Professional Photographers of America (PPA) member for a long time, and I am so grateful for that!  Being a member means I’ve been able to take advantage of their educational and degree programs.  For me, as an artist who sometimes struggles with self esteem issues, getting degrees like Photographic Craftsman and passing […]

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It’s a beautiful gray day outside today, perfect for doing portraits and taking wedding photos. If you are planning your wedding or family portrait, and the day arrives bringing clouds, don’t panic!  It’s actually  much more ideal than a bright sunny day.  Bright sunny days create harsh shadows on faces and make people squint.  Not […]

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One of the things I like about weddings today is that they no longer have to conform to certain traditions.  I get to photograph weddings where it is just the couple (BONUS:  I get to sign as a witness on the wedding license!), as well as weddings with 100 or more people.  I get to […]

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