Fast Cameras

Fast Cameras

I agree with this cartoon whole-heartedly! As far as I’m concerned, it’s HARD to take action shots with a point and shoot camera. If you want your camera to actually take the picture the second you push the button, make sure you buy a digital SLR camera,...
Choosing the Right Camera

Choosing the Right Camera

Don’t you hate it when you try to take a picture¬† and 2 seconds after you’ve pressed the shutter button it finally takes a picture? Don’t you hate having to lug around a big camera all the time just because you want high quality pictures? When...
Happy Birthday Melissa!

Happy Birthday Melissa!

The day has finally come, Melissa is now officially 1 year old as of last Wednesday. My girls are growing up way too quickly. (FYI, Melissa is my younger daughter) Thank goodness I have these photos to remember her this way. Even if she grows up to be the most spoiled...
Wardrobe Success!

Wardrobe Success!

I absolutely LOVE a well coordinated wardrobe for group portraits! Yes, getting coordinated clothing can be a hassle, in fact it probably WILL be a hassle, but in the end it’s worth the effort and cost. Here’s a great example of a matching wardrobe. Notice...
Set it, and forget it!

Set it, and forget it!

Do you ever find yourself fumbling with camera settings while a magical moment is passing you by? This may sound obvious, but here’s the solution: Set your camera settings BEFORE the moment happens! Are you taking your daughter out to ride her bike without...
Whitest Whites

Whitest Whites

Want to keep your whites white and your colors bold and beautiful? Well, I have the solution for you! Nope, I’m not trying to sell you on the stain fighting power of Tide. I’d like to talk a little about the magic of white balance. What is white balance?...