Retouching- how much is too much?

I photograph a lot of headshots and portraits, and I’m often asked if I can fix things in post. While Photoshop is a powerful tool, I think it’s important for a photo to look like that person on their best day, not like someone else. National magazines like Glamour are taking a stand on this, […]

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Convergence of winter and spring

This time of year is magical to me. It has the beautiful sharp, clear light of winter, with the softness and hope of spring approaching to soften and warm it. I just quickly snapped a few examples of this while I was out this weekend.

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Celebrating women on International Women’s Day

Today is International Women’s day. It’s strange to think that 100 years ago, women couldn’t even vote, and had to march for that right. As recent as the 50’s and 60’s, women seemed to have the broad job choices of housekeeper, secretary, teacher, nurse, and waitress! Even though women still only earn 77 cents for […]

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Behind the scenes at the boxing ring

I always love a challenge, and Sunday was a fun one!  We had to shoot 10 people in a boxing ring for an ad.  This isn’t a quick snapshot, as you can imagine, and we had a team of designers, makeup artists, an assistant and myself!  As always, it was a load of fun and […]

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