Photography

grandparents with three adult children and their families posing for family portrait

What to Wear: Family Photos Outfits for Summer

The number one question I receive from my clients is what to wear. Choosing family photo outfits doesn’t have to be overwhelming! Over the past 10 years of photographing families professionally, I’ve put together some foolproof tips. You can find those nine tips here on my photography site. Summer is a great time to schedule […] Read more…

Introduction to Exposure | www.simply2moms.com | A simple introduction to the parts of the exposure triangle. #exposuretriangle #ISO #ShutterSpeed #aperture #DSLR #exposurecheatsheet #freeprintable

Introduction to Exposure | Learn to Use Your DSLR

Photography means “writing with light.” Your camera captures reflections of light to create a photograph. Figuring out how much light reaches your camera’s sensor or film is the basis of exposure. This introduction to exposure will begin to explore the different parts of your camera that affect exposure and how they work together. Cameras rely […] Read more…

Learning to Use Your DSLR Camera | www.simply2moms.com | #photography #howtotakebetterpictures #semiautomaticmodes #aperturepriority #shutterpriority #learntotakepictures #learntouseyourDSLR

Semi-Automatic Camera Modes | Learn to Use Your DSLR

As a professional photographer, I’m often asked by friends and clients how to use their cameras. Last month we began learning how to get more out of our DSLR cameras by looking at automatic modes. Today, we will go a step further and look at the semi-automatic camera modes. What are Semi-automatic Camera Modes? Semi-automatic camera modes […] Read more…

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Learn to Use Your DSLR Camera | Lesson 1

We are so lucky to live in a time when we have such easy access to take pictures of our family! We never have to miss documenting those little daily moments. But cell phone cameras only go so far. My friends and clients often ask me how to make the most of their “real” cameras. […] Read more…