Designing a Portrait

Designing a Portrait

What makes Leavitt Photo any different from other studios? Well, we don’t take portraits, we design our portraits. You may be thinking, “Oooooo! Fancy talking Ben, but what the heck does designing a portrait mean?” Designing a portrait is a proactive...
Matthew – Head Shots

Matthew – Head Shots

Matthew is a very fun guy to photograph. He came to me from Portland for modeling head shots and brought along some fun outfits. This is my second photo session since giving my studio a new face lift and I think it turned out well. In addition to his good looks,...
MEGA Prize Give Away!

MEGA Prize Give Away!

Leavitt Photo is giving away a free copy of Paint Shop Pro PHOTO X2! Answer this simple trivia question correctly and you’ll be entered for a chance to win this amazing software that lets you “process, edit, enhance and create your images for professional...

Paranoia for Sale

As many of you may already know, my checking account was a target of “skimming” last week. Don’t know what skimming is? Well here’s a video that may enlighten you a bit: They cleaned out $2,500 from the account before we noticed. Well,...

Tomorrow’s Pictures Today…

Well, I’ve been really bad about taking pictures of my daughter Melissa ever since she was born. I keep putting off her pictures again and again, so tonight I just grabbed Isabel and Melissa and we went to the studio for a crash session – just to make sure...
Naomi

Naomi

On our drive back to Washington we stopped by our friend Yumi’s house for a visit. Her daughter Naomi was so darn cute I just had to do an informal portrait session of her. Normally we would sit down before hand and discuss wardrobe, location, hair, time of day,...

We’re Moving!

If you’re reading this right now, we’re probably on our way back to the less-sunny-than-California-State we like to call “Washington.” I’ll probably be driving while Isabel gets swarmed by the girls in the back seat. Vanessa will probably...
Anderson Clan

Anderson Clan

The Andersons are yet another reason I love to photograph families. The entire family is very photogenic and they are also very fun to work with. Here’s the traditional portrait they had done as a gorgeous 20X30 Gallery Wrap for their wall… The entire...
Gotta Have Faith!

Gotta Have Faith!

I had the cutest couple come in for pictures last Friday. Luckily they caught me just in time before we made the move to Olympia. It was basically a win-win situation for both of us: I get a cute couple added to my portfolio, and they get the best pictures...

Family Fun

I love family sessions! Especially when I’m shooting a fun family like the Mofus. We decided on brighter colors and a white background during the consultation session and it worked like a charm. Thanks for being so fun to work with guys! And thanks for making...