What Photography Has Taught Me

What Photography Has Taught Me

25. No joke is too stupid to tell if it elicits a laugh. 24. Flattery will get you everywhere during a photo session. 23. Dripping snot be can more difficult to clone out than zits.

The Ten Social Media Commandments For Stay-at-Home Entrepreneurs

The Ten Social Media Commandments For Stay-at-Home Entrepreneurs

1. Thou shalt remember at all times that this is not the first time your client has been marketed for this very product. Have patience with us. If we blow off your efforts to sell us the latest and greatest, just keep in mind that this is probably the 7th time in the last month […]

For the Love of Prints

For the Love of Prints

Summer camp. 2002. Tennessee. And three disposable Fuji-film point and shoot cameras.

Dear 30-Year Old Me

Dear 30-Year Old Me

Dear 30-year old Me, Let’s talk.

Living With Awareness

Earlier in the year, I woke up one morning with a severe neck spasm. I had no range of motion, my head ached with the pain radiating up from my neck and shoulders – and I couldn’t find any relief. Several hours later, I found myself in a walk-in clinic being handed muscle relaxers and […]

Location, Location, Location | Finding A Perfect Place For Portraits

Picture a lovely fairy princess with a golden, satin ball gown. Her hair is piled high on her head around her shiny crown. Her hands are sparkling with jeweled rings and diamond bracelets. And she’s standing in front of a dumpster with a stray alley cat hanging out the top.

Graduation Nation | the LauraKathryn Senior Portrait

We’ve all come a long way from that infamous blue background and the faux Greek columns, haven’t we? I feel at liberty to poke fun at those, because for my senior portraits, I was photographed with both. And a giant Styrofoam star that I sat on. But that’s irrelevant.