Photo Friday – Holiday photos

Do you have your holiday photos yet? Is your family getting together for the first time in years? Maybe you want to preserve those memories forever. Having a beautiful photo is a great way of creating memories you and your family will have forever.

Have a great weekend.

How often do I get photos

I’ve been thinking a lot about my clients and how I create work that they will have for a lifetime. When do they decide to contact me is different from person to person. It got me thinking about when people want photos of their pets. Some are excited about their new dog or puppy and want…

cat, pet portrait

Being there for my clients

When I first started shooting for clients, I put up a web gallery and hoped they would buy all the photos they wanted. That didn’t work because most people don’t know what they wanted. More accurately, most people don’t know what’s possible. When I work with my clients all over the Boston area, I now…

Spring is coming, they say

How should you plan for your big photo shoot? It’s been a long winter and planning for a photo shoot would be great but how do you start? Sometimes it’s important to know what you want out of the shoot. Shooting without knowing why won’t give you the best results. There should be something important…

rat terrier, dog photography, pet portrait

You want your first dog

I just saw this great graph on the benefits of owning a dog that I posted on my Facebook fan page. That’s something that everyone who owns a dog knows but how do you get to that place. For those who want to get there first dog, where do they start? My FB fans had some…

iphone photography regret

I’ve believe that the best camera you own is the one you have with you. Now that everyone has a camera on their phone everyone can enjoy taking all kinds of photos. I use my iphone to take photos all the time. I use it to post photos on my instagram page and my tumblr site but I’m feeling…

Caring for your photos

In the process of helping my clients decide on prints, I try to take a hands on approach so they end up with the best quality reproductions. Some of the options I offer are things like aluminium prints or canvas. They might cost a little more but they don’t need framing and are pretty sturdy objects. For…

blackdogday

Happy National Black Dog Day

I guess it makes sense that today, October 1 would be National Black Dog Day.  I’m just finding out about it and knew I needed to share. Make sure you are sharing your photos of your black dogs on my iloveblackdogs.tumblr.com website. It’s been very popular and has been getting a lot of people submitting all…

Shooting for the walls

There are always so many great photos we see online and in our travels. So many look great with bright vivid colors that just pop off our computer screens. For those who have tried printing those photos though, you might find the prints don’t have the same pop that you’d expect. Others might not look as…