2016 Portrait Lighting Techniques Workshop Report

Iowa Portrait Photographer


It’s been a while since I’d offered a portrait lighting techniques workshop, and I was thrilled that a fabulous assortment of photographers came together for the one I offered this fall in West Des Moines, Iowa. The group ranged from experienced portrait artists, to photographers of other genres wanting to learn some portrait skills. We had a very fun full day of photography and I’m pleased that the feedback has been extremely positive. Continue reading “2016 Portrait Lighting Techniques Workshop Report”

Updated: Model Event with New Impressions Salon

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Start with five stunning models, two amazing hairstylists, a make-up wizard, and a costume stylist with a degree in Art History.  Add an awesome palette of make-up, a wall covered with dresses, and the most fabulous shoes known to man woman Des Moines.  Finally, add a little jewelry and shake it all up in a well-equipped studio. What do you get?  An absolute blast of an afternoon!   And a stunning portfolio of glamorous photos, as well! Continue reading “Updated: Model Event with New Impressions Salon”

In the Studio with Liz

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Liz, a personal trainer in Minneapolis, recently contacted me to have some new headshots made for her business.  She wanted to emphasize her athleticism and strength in a studio look, and she was great fun to work with. I hope you enjoy the photos.

Since recently I’ve been asked about my studio set-up rather frequently, here’s some info for the photographers reading… Continue reading “In the Studio with Liz”