Coronation Media Corporate Stock Photo Session

May 14, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Coronation Media of Emmitsburg needed stock images of their team in their own space to use in some upcoming marketing pieces. As a design and marketing firm, I was so very honored to be asked in as their photographer. Billy came up with the concepts and compositions he had in mind, and together we executed their photo session to create a handful of...
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Team Photo Day - Book Your Corporate Headshots

May 02, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Did you know I service teams as well? I have a pop-up studio that I can bring to your office, with special rates for group settings. We can give your team a polished, professional look with continuity so that you LOOK like a team online and anywhere else you wish to post your new team photos. Julie is a fantastic example of one of those clients. S...
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Carroll County Historical Society "Wizard of Oz" Gala

April 30, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
I had the absolute pleasure of documenting (and enjoying) the HSCC gala, and this year the theme was "Wizard of Oz". It was so amazing! Not only did the planning committee come dressed to the nines, so did most of the guests! The location was decked out with handmade decorations, and everyone was so very invested in the enjoyment of the evening. He...
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Attorney Lindsay Rausch Takes Sykesville By Storm!!

April 29, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
My dear friend Lindsay sat me down after a networking event and said, "I want a photo that scares people." Yeah, I'm already IN LOVE. <3 Lindsay wanted to convey that she is, of course, welcoming (BTW, she is super personable!), but also that she is tough and ready to get down and dirty with the best of them to do anything she can to take care of...
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Beauty Session with Anne Marie

April 05, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
I've been wanting to dive in head first to a new style of women's portraiture. I'm not sure I want to call it beauty portraiture, as that comes with the connotation of "glamour" with the over-done make-up, feather boas, sequins, and big hair... but really more-so, I'm taking creative portraiture... it's a combination of beauty and high-end corporat...
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Photographer Education with Facebook LIVE | Setting Custom White Balance

March 28, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Wondering what your Custom White Balance setting is all about? It's time to whip out your gray card or ExpoDisc, and I'll show you how to use them and what the difference is when compared to Auto White Balance.
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Lisa's Headshot Launches Her New Career

March 26, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Lisa, in the midst of wrapping up her final semester in college, is looking forward. She's dedicated to her new field of study, and excited by the opportunities and doors that will be opening up to her. She wanted a professional headshot to match her new career goals, so we talked about the look she wanted to go for, what attire would be best to he...
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Photographer Education with Facebook LIVE | DIY Photographing Products

March 22, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Need to photograph some products? You can do it yourself with natural bounce light from a window, and using a white paper for a classic clean backdrop. Watch the video to learn more.
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Hunter's Corporate Headshot is Turning Heads!

March 20, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Hunter came to me, looking for a professional headshot for her new career. What a great way to freshen up your professional stature! I absolutely love how her headshot turned out, what do you think? Represent your signature style with your headshot! Your headshot is the first impression you are making on line to your clients. What does your curr...
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Sushi... it's what's for dinner!

March 15, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Carroll Magazine asked if I could handle a late-to-the-drawing-board assignment... a story about sushi and the fine restaurants that treat our Carroll County, MD diners. Heck YES I was up for it! They scheduled Katana Sushi and Ramen of Westminster, MD, and I asked one of my long-time faves, Asian Sake (also of Westminster, MD) if they wanted to be...
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Photographer Education with Facebook LIVE | Bring the Window - Natural vs. Studio Light

March 10, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
If you have studio lights, you can recreate the look of natural window light. Watch my Facebook LIVE to see a comparison and what my simple set-up looks like.
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Photographer Education with Facebook LIVE | How I took that photo...

March 09, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Hi friends! If you know me at all, you know I love to cook and bake. So I did up some nice plating and took photos of a few meals. I received a lot of fun feedback from my Facebook followers, so I decided to do a quick recap LIVE video showing how I took the photograph. Watch the video and let me know what you think!
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The H. Family

March 05, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Ryan called me mid-week to schedule a family photo shoot. They kindly traveled from Woodbine, MD, to Westminster, so we could photograph on the grounds at the Carroll County Farm Museum. It was a cold and windy day but they were rock stars! We even got a few photos with the loved family dog, Bentley. "Kelly has been a true pleasure to work with fr...
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The Bollinger Sister's Beauty Session

March 04, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
I was so jazzed to get to work with the Bollinger girls. I'll be bold - their whole family is super good-lookin', and beautiful inside to boot! With the opportunity to photograph them - why I don't mind if I do!! Emily, Katie, and Rachael joined me one afternoon for a couple hours of good photo-fun! These girls are all amazing. They could use thes...
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February 28, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
I met up with Mayor Neal Roop of New Windsor, MD, and Johnny Graham, at the Zigler building, which will soon be the The Springdale Preparatory School. Johnny and I had a lot of fun as I popped up a studio light in the front parking lot and he illustrated his joy through his great smile and a variety of poses (some serious, and some not so serious!)...
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