14 High School Senior Portraits Ideas To Get You Inspired – With Some FAQs

High school senior portraits are some of the most exciting and rewarding projects for any photographer. Stress levels are low (compared to wedding photography, anyway!), and these young seniors are happy, excited, and looking forward to the future. You are photographing your subject at a unique point in their lives,

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Styled Portraits Or Not While Photographing People

When I was a senior in high school, there was one local photographer that nearly everyone went to for their portraits. Part of her process included each person bringing in a bag of clothing to model for her. She would then help select the outfits that would ultimately be worn

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Photography Through The Lens Talk By Tamara Lackey

Although there’s a big gap between self-consciousness and self-awareness, the two often need to go hand in hand when it comes to eliciting, and then photographing, authentic expression in portraits.  Managing social discomfort is a significant part of the portrait photographer’s role, and the key to doing so often lies

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Prom Photography: 10 Amazing Tips To Make Both Teens And Parents Happy By Capturing Awesome Prom Photos

Prom is one of those events that you document in a young person’s life, right there with high school graduation or senior photos. Prom pictures are full of emotion, both for the teen and their parents. Here are 10 tips to help you make both teens and parents happy and

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What I Have Learned From Screwing Up | A Talk By Laura Barisonzi – Sports & Fitness Photographer

Laura Barisonzi is a sports and fitness photographer whose images combine high-energy visuals with natural beauty and genuine emotion. Barisonzi explains, “I’m a nerd for lighting and cameras and am constantly testing and coming up with new approaches.” Her commercial clients include Adidas, Bud Light, Canon, Cartier, Dove, Gap, Google

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Portrait Photography of Musicians

Sometimes we are lucky enough as photographers to be asked to photograph someone with one of their most prized possessions: their musical instrument. Most people that want to be photographed with their instrument really and truly love it, and it’s a part of who they are. As a musician myself,

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How To Shoot Minimalist Portrait Photography

Sometimes, all you want to do is go out and take striking photos of people. Some of us don’t want to worry about complicated plans, equipment, and locations. Minimalist portrait photography is the key to this. Here’s how to shoot simple and powerful portraits. What Is Minimalist Portrait PhotographyMinimalist portrait

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Tips For Portrait Photographer For Planning And Executing A Beautiful Sunset Portrait Session

In this article you will get some solid tips for planning and executing a sunset portrait session. Learn how to take the images that you and your subjects will love. Plan Ahead For A Successful Sunset Portrait Many photographers feel overwhelmed when they start photographing portraits, professionally or for fun.

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32 Beautiful Fun And Festive Christmas Photo Ideas For Couples & Family Photoshoot

As well as being joyful and full of festive cheer, Christmas is also a romantic time of year. The yuletide brings people closer, and people want to share, celebrate, and come together. For couples, it can be particularly magical. The Christmas lights illuminate the streets, and the snow creates a

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