Photography Tips & Tricks

Finding & Developing Your Photography Style

I frequently get asked how to develop a Photography style.  Defining a style is a struggle that many artists find to be challenging, admittedly, even for a veteran like myself that has been shooting for almost 30 years. There is no hard and fast, step by step way to accomplish this, but I thought I …

BTS: Behind the Scenes Tips & Tricks Training

How to Respond When Clients Request Digital Negatives (Raw or Edited)

We’ve all been there … when a Client requests to get the Digital Files, whether RAW or edited. It can be difficult to refuse their request because, in the end, you just want to make them happy. There is a way to keep them happy and educate them as to why you don’t release your …

BTS: Behind the Scenes Tips & Tricks Training

3 Tips on How to Manage Client Expectations

Just by meeting your Clients’ expectations, you can alleviate most, if not all challenges and misunderstandings that may arise. As the business owner, it’s your responsibility to manage all your Clients’ possible expectations. There are 3 ways you can do that. 3 Ways to Help Manage Client Expectations 1. Communication : From the first point …

Engagement Portrait

Klyde Warren Park, Dallas, TX Engagement Session : Brandon and Stephanie

WHO? : Stephanie & Brandon WHAT? : Engagement Session WHERE? : Klyde Warren Park in Downtown Dallas, TX WHEN? : March 2018 I had the pleasure of capturing Stephanie and Brandon’s Engagement through a referral. No matter how I come across my Couples, I emphatically enjoy documenting their Love as they begin Life’s Journey together! …

Wedding

Perkins Chapel at SMU Union in Dallas, TX : Travis and Katie

WHO? : Katie and Travis WHAT? : Beautiful Traditional Wedding Ceremony WHERE? : The charming Perkins Chapel on the campus of Southern Methodist University (SMU)  and Double Tree Campbell in Dallas, TX. WHEN? : June 2018 HOW? : Katie and Travis met through mutual friends during their freshman year at SMU. Such a darling couple, …

Wedding

Piazza on the Green, McKinney, TX : Jason and Ashlee

WHO? : Jason & Ashlee WHERE? : Piazza on the Green, McKinney, TX This romance started when Ashlee and Jason met in Middle School which eventually led to the proposal on the world’s smallest suspension bridge in Boston’s Public Garden. Ashlee spent their 2-month engagement planning the festivities with her Mom, Emma, to take place …

Wedding

Wedding at Wedgewood Baptist Church in Fort Worth : Garrett and Jenna

WHO? : Jenna and Garrett WHAT? : A Church Wedding WHERE? : Wedgewood Baptist Church in Fort Worth, TX WHEN? : May 2018 HOW? : Though they never officially met/introduced, Jenna and Garrett fell for each other at their school’s café where they both worked. Jenna and Garrett were engaged for a month, and when …

Engagement

Engagement Session at Dallas Arboretum and Perot Museum

WHO? : Evie and Joshua WHAT? : Location Engagement Sessions reflecting their personalities WHERE? : The natural environment of Dallas Arboretum in Garland, TX and The Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas, TX WHEN? : March 2018 HOW? : Evie and Joshua met on Tinder, which goes to show Dating sites can work. …

BTS: Behind the Scenes Equipment Tips & Tricks

Shoot Flow Elevated My Photography Workflow

ShootFlow is AMAZING! It has totally solved my workflow problems and has made my life so much easier! Like most artists, the administrative day to day aspects of running my business was not my strong suit. As a professional photographer for over 28 years, I can honestly say I struggled with managing the business side …