Choppin’ in a Winter Wonderland

Yesterday the Northeast was treated to a beautiful snowfall that covered our streets and our trees with a fluffy blanket of snow. As a regular human, snow makes me want to stay in my jammies, curl up, drink hot beverages and read some soul-filling literature while listening to music. But the photographer shouts, “HELLO! SnowContinue reading “Choppin’ in a Winter Wonderland”

Portrait design for your home deserves as much attention to detail as any design element in your home. Actually more!

I want you to look at this image of a sofa. (I didn’t take this photo. It’s a stock image.) You most likely put a lot of thought into how you design and decorate your home. You read design magazines. You might get inspiration from your favorite TV designers. Maybe you have a certain eraContinue reading “Portrait design for your home deserves as much attention to detail as any design element in your home. Actually more!”

Comfort Zones are for Wimps!

Comfort Zones are bubbles that are meant to be popped! I mean, my bed is probably my ultimate comfort zone. (Right? Raise your hand if you’re with me? Three cheers for BEDS!) Some days, especially when the rain and drear threaten to chill me to the bone, I just want to stay in the warm comfortingContinue reading “Comfort Zones are for Wimps!”

Caring for your Fine Art Photographic Prints

The other day I was talking to my teenage son about the portrait photography industry and how it has evolved throughout the years. We were discussing the business of doing business and how people assign value to emotional objects such as photographs. As we talked about creating pricing structures for the products that a photographerContinue reading “Caring for your Fine Art Photographic Prints”

The Importance of Portraits in your Home

Do you think about those who will look at your photos a few generations from now? How will they know who is who? Oral traditions are not what they once were as far as preserving memories. We rely heavily on visual reminders. And now we rely even more heavily on technology. Sometimes it’s hard to remember ourContinue reading “The Importance of Portraits in your Home”