Category: Photography Tips

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What to Wear: Spring Family Session | Ann Arbor Family Photographer

It’s spring time in Michigan! As an on-location Ann Arbor photographer this means it is time to get outside and enjoy the sunshine, blue skies, and blooms. I would love to capture your family in one of our beautiful parks or against an architectural backdrop that our thriving downtown offers. Once we decide on a…

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Tools of the Trade for a Family Photographer in Ann Arbor

I thought I would follow up with my recent submission on the NAPCP blog, with a little more detail about my equipment, including what is on my desk, that ensures my clients get beautiful images from their family session. What’s in my fabulous bag: 1. Camera: Canon 5d markiii I love this camera. Not only is…

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The Clothing {Ann Arbor Family Photographer}

Once we have determined light and location that reflect your family’s personality and style, it is time to discuss what to wear. If the location we have chosen is to be as much a part of the story as the people, then I like using neutral tones for the clothing. This way the people, background,…

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The Light {Ann Arbor Child & Family Photographer

“To photograph” literally means to paint with light. When a client contacts me to plan their family photography session, we first discuss the location and then choose the time of day when the light will be the most flattering. My favorite time of day to schedule sessions is during the “golden hour”, which occurs 1-2…

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