The holidays are coming up, and for many families, Thanksgiving or Christmas are the one or two times a year when the whole family is under one roof. I have some tips in this post to help you get the most out of your DIY holiday family photo.
So, you’ve decided it’s finally time to update your family picture. Great! That’s the easy part. The hard part is choosing a photographer, if you don’t have one you use regularly. This post is here to give you some things to look at to find a photographer who will be a great match for you, and who will deliver images you love now and years down the road.
I did one or two posts like this a while back, but I thought it was time to do one again for the new website and blog. This is a little behind-the-scenes look at the final adjustments I make to images before delivering a finished product. I describe my editing style as true-to-life. My goals […]
It can be tricky to plan an outfit not just for yourself, but for every person in your family. And, on top of that, they all need to look good together! I’ve gathered the following tips from my experience as a family portrait photographer, as well as from the experience of planning my own family’s outfits. These are some concrete things you can think about as you’re staring into your closet.
I’ve written a lot about printed photo albums over the past few weeks. This week I’m sharing a few more ways to print and enjoy your favorite family pictures.
As a photographer and as a mother, I totally understand feeling attached to each photo you take. But, as is often the case, less is more. I have some tips here to help you through the process of selecting images for printing.
Your photos deserve to see the light of day in print, but it can be tricky to keep track of all the photos you take. This post provides some tips for keeping your digital images organized and easily accessible.
In last week’s post I talked briefly about using an online platform’s built-in templates to design a photo album. This week, I’m sharing more tips that will help you get the most out of your album, especially years from now, and some tips to simplify the design process.
Having a tangible photo album of your family pictures sounds wonderful. But what now? Where do you even start? You have so many pictures on your phone or computer—how do you put them together in a photo book in a way that makes sense? This post is an overview of how and where to create and print your first family photo album.
There’s something special about holding a photo album in your hands, turning the pages, and watching the years unfold. This post is the first in a series dedicated to creating family photo albums in this digital age. It may sound like an overwhelming task, especially if you don’t know where to start. This blog series is designed to help! I’m planning to cover everything from how to get organized, to how and where to create your family albums.