THE PHOTOGRAPHY BLOG
About Erica J Mitchell’s Natural Light Photography Style Erica photographs in a natural light studio or on location using available light to create a soft environmental look for each of her clients. Classic photographic techniques that utilize the sun are used onsite...
Believe it or not, but the best weather conditions are cloudy days. The clouds create the desired diffused lighting ideal for outdoor naturally lit photography.
Alright! You've booked your new headshots session. Now it's time to think about how to prepare. I recommend getting a good night sleep before your shoot, drink water and allow for plenty of time to get ready. If you are not used to a makeup and hair routine, consider...
When it rains, it pours right? Well, in Portland, Oregon it does. And this year even snow. This presents challenges in booking an outdoor on location headshot. So what do you do when it's raining or even worse snowing the day of your headshot photoshoot? Our solution...
There is a way to photographically tell your story to grab the attention of your ideal clients. Let us look at how.
Here is a sneak peek of one of my favorites from the album photoshoot with founder of Connections Concerts Sophie Lippert for her upcoming CD titled Time Travel, a collection of 15 pieces written by 9 composers over the course of 300 years. I can’t wait to hear it!
Where do you start? March of 2020 will be the most written about month a year for a long time. Just like September of 2001 and the flu of 1918. This year is marked. It has been 20 days that Alex and I have been self isolating and social distancing. We began the Friday...
I’ve never been on a train. So when I had heard about a one day writing retreat by train from Portland’s Union Train Station to Seattle’s King Street Train Station I was really intrigued. The train went by …
Additional portraits of Singer Cece Otto. See Living History Portrait: Cece Otto for details about her Suffrage Performances to celebrate the 100 years of women’s right to vote.
This year will mark the hundred year anniversary of when women receive the right to vote in the United States. Cece Otto is a living history singer with her new act focusing on the women’s suffrage centennial.
Lighting is everything and in photography it’s the source of our (photographer’s) work. So when considering professional photography for your new Headshot, start with the light.
Really enjoying the light in studio during these cold fall days!
Liliana of @lotuslantern. Photographed in front of a white paper roll down backdrop using natural light from several giant south facing windows. I've been loving the new studio and my clients! Hair: @josie_style
New work with the stunning Delaram! What a beauty to photograph. We had a fun time using the new studio, playing with all her jewelry and different set ups for light. Thank you for always being a bright being whenever I see you, Delaram! 💞
Agent: Christine About The Agency Inc.: Small by design and close like family. Listeners first, talkers second. The Agency Inc. are seasoned counselors and thoughtful collaborators, guiding their clients through one of life’s biggest decisions. In other words, they’re...
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