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A Senior Portrait Empowers Change

By | June 17th, 2016|Business, Creative, Senior Portraits|

How a senior portrait session brought much needed confidence to a young woman and changed the way I look at my business.A couple of summers ago I was working with a family on a local beach to create their daughter’s senior portrait. The gal seemed a little more nervous than most in front of the [...]

Business Images with Personality!

By | May 31st, 2016|Business|

Revealing your company's personality in your business images will make you more memorable to potential clients.About a month ago I was asked by a marketing agency to create a new business images of each team member for a soon to be released website update. But instead of creating standard headshots, each portrait had to reveal that person's [...]

Authentic Photos Are Key to Diversity

By | May 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Diversity & Inclusion initiatives, like any other marketing campaign, need impactful imagery to attract the best talent to your organization. The good news? Thousands of companies have realized the importance of having a diverse and inclusive workforce and competing for talent. As I've always phrased it, "It's not just the right thing [...]

Bad Headshot = Limited Opportunity

By | April 21st, 2016|Business, Headshots|

 Is your headshot slamming the door to career advancement?It always amazes me how many people ignore the importance of their LinkedIn profile image. Dozens of studies have proven that a person with a professionally created headshot garners far more attention than those out of focus, cropped party photos or quick snapshots. With literally MILLIONS of bad [...]

Your Headshot Reveals A Lot About You

By | February 20th, 2016|Headshots, Uncategorized|

"A successful headshot is not about your looks."If it's related to your career advancement, LinkedIn is the place you need to be seen. And to literally be seen you need to have a great headshot. One that stands out from the crowd and tells people that you are the confident and competent professional they need to connect with.But how [...]

Your Senior Photo: What Savvy Class of ’17 Seniors Are Doing Right Now

By | February 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|

  Senior photo created during the golden hour. Savvy students and parents know this is exactly the right time to lock in their senior photo times.   I'm sure you've taken photos of your friends and family on a sunny day and seen the "raccoon eye" effect; shadows leaving black holes where a set of eyes are supposed [...]

Inclusive Workplace Initiatives

By | January 9th, 2016|Inclusive Workplace, Uncategorized|

How can business leaders overcome the obstacles of creating an inclusive workplace?  It's encouraging to learn about more and more high profile companies make the commitment to a more inclusive work environment. Thanks to business leaders like Warren Buffet and Bill Gates, the corporate responsibility bar has been raised significantly over the last decade. But it's [...]