Halloween Craft Decor

halloween craft item photographed for magazineAfter a long dry summer here on the north plains of the US, autumn has suddenly arrived. The nights are all of a sudden cooler, and the days shorter. Of course this means one thing: Halloween is coming!

Some months ago I was hired by a magazine publisher to create a variety of moody, thematic images of Halloween craft decor (i.e., make-it-yourself craft items for your Halloween decorating) for one of their North America publication’s autumn issue. But alas, the magazine for which the images were created was closed several months Continue reading “Halloween Craft Decor”

Baby Shower Craft Shoot!

baby shower craft items and models for Better Homes and GardensI received a request from a reader to post some information about a group of photos that appear in my Editorial website gallery. These images were from a photo shoot that took place in the Meredith Corporation photo studios for Better Homes & Gardens Special Interest Media. The subject was a lovely collection of make-it-yourself craft items to decorate a baby shower. While some of these photos appeared in the April 2012 issue of one of the BHG craft magazines, Scrapbooks Etc., and on the BHG.com website this spring, we actually shot this last fall. Continue reading “Baby Shower Craft Shoot!”

Crafting Photographs

Over the past several months, I’ve had the opportunity to do some photography for  Better Homes & Gardens Special Interest Publications. This has been fun, partially because the subjects and genre of this work have been different than the editorial photography I’ve historically done. The subjects I’ve shot for BHG have primarily been craft projects, or collections of make-it-yourself home and party decor – subject matter a long step away from most of my prior work! Continue reading “Crafting Photographs”