Halloween Photo Session {Behind the Scenes} San Francisco Child Photographer

Halloween Photo Session {Behind the Scenes} San Francisco Child Photographer

Wondering what to do to capture your little one in their Halloween costume? I have a few tips for you, either as a DIY or to grab a group of friends to hire a photographer and capture the moments for you. 1) Great light: Find a spot with indirect light falling onto your subject. You […]

Dianne’s Selections {Headshots | Personal}

Dianne’s Selections {Headshots | Personal}

My awesome mama started Dianne’s Selections in 1989…when I was 11 years old and lived in Raleigh, NC. It started as a teeny-tiny business and has grown and grown while still maintaining a very personal feel. The store is geared toward women with breast cancer, servicing them with wigs, breast prostheses, mastectomy swimwear, mastectomy bras, […]

Tips for Taking Great Headshots {Behind the Scenes} San Francisco Headshot Photographer

In the age of Facebook and LinkedIn, it seems most everyone can use a professional headshot these days. From babysitters on UrbanSitter to job seekers on LinkedIn to “About Us” pages on corporate websites, conveying who we are in the form of photographs has become more and more prevalent. I’d like to share two lists […]

The Rule of Thirds {Screencast | Behind the Scenes} San Francisco Baby Photographer

Just as in the previous screencast, here is a brief video on the Rule of Thirds and how I use it when editing photos in Lightroom. This is only an intro…the rule with the Rule of Thirds (or any photography composition standard for that matter) is the old adage: You’ve got to learn the rules […]

Testing, Testing, 1, 2, 3 {Behind the Scenes} San Francisco Headshot Photographer

Testing, Testing, 1, 2, 3 {Behind the Scenes} San Francisco Headshot Photographer

Let me preface this with the fun fact that Nadia was my roommate during my Sophomore year at Boston College. Which means hubby Dave & I have known her since we were 19…NINETEEN! She is now a Bikram yoga instructor in NYC and visited with us last week (yes, with our two crazy kids and […]