This summer, I have experimented with adding video to my photoshoot flow. I mentioned this in a previous post, but today I would love to expand on how powerful the combination of both moving and still images is.Read More
I met Isabella. This gorgeous high schooler is learning to model and was such a joy to work with. We talked so much that I think we both hardly noticed the time, haha. The clearing was beautiful, but it came alive for this shoot with Isabella.Read More
You can ask anyone: I greatly dislike having my photo taken. I feel uncomfortable and stiff; sometimes I feel really self-conscious and participate in self-hate talk. It isn't often I'm in this position, but when I'm on the other side of the camera, here's what I never need to forget.Read More
I created this image a longggg time ago, and I really want to share about it today.
I created this image when I was leaving a bad relationship; I felt weak prior to the image. I felt powerless. Creating this image, and the ones that followed, gave me a new light to view myself. I may feel vulnerable in exposing my feelings, but I am powerful. I am confident. I am deserving of better. It's everything I needed to feel to finally say ENOUGH. And to find what I wanted in life.
Here's a step by step in how I made it.
This summer, I had one (or, eight, rather) tasks that I wanted to accomplish: photograph eight sessions and expand on what I know about my style. The summer isn't over yet - and that's good because I still have some sessions to go - but I've already learned a lot.Read More