Category Archives: Headshots

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Modeling in Maine

Model Portfolio Modeling in Maine can be difficult, but it is possible.  There are a number of companies that use them and a number of agencies that represent them.  So having a good portfolio is […]

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Canadian Passport Photos

Canada has some very strict rules for passport photos.  First is that it needs to be done by a professional.  However, the term professional is a fairly loose term  now a days and half of […]

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Sebago Lake Family Pictures

Family Portraits on Sebago Lake I had the honor of photographing a very special family on the beach at Wards Cove, Sebago lake.  The occasion was mom’s birthday and all of the kids and most […]

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Holiday Family Reunion Pictures

OK, it’s the grand parents anniversary and everyone is getting together for Christmas.  This is the perfect time for a Family Portrait.  But, it is two days after Christmas and very cold outside.  I guess […]

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Sports Composites in big Demand

This was a special session with Cole a Senior who pitches on the Varsity Baseball team.  We met a a local Gym and struck up a conversation about sports and school.  After a few minutes […]

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Cropping Family Portraits for Maximum Impact

Ratios for Cropping Pictures Here are the most used crops for family pictures; 4:5, 5:7, 2:3, 1:2, 1:1.  Just so you know what this is here are some examples of how the different ratios are […]

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Choosing what to wear for your family Beach Portraits

This is one of the most important parts of planning your family beach photos.  What to wear?  Most of the time it is a woman who is putting this all together.  And for those women […]

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The Magic of Christmas

So many movies and cards we have seen throughout our life have capture the magic of Christmas. But how often do we do it in our own Christmas Cards? Well that is exactly what I […]

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Sunset Family Pictures on Fortunes Rocks, Biddeford, Maine

Sunset Pictures on the coast of Maine are spectacular. The Maine coast is known world wide for it’s beautiful rock formations, sea grass and sandy beaches. The great thing is in many cases you can […]

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Senior Pictures – Keeping it REAL

Today there are too many photographers OVER USING photoshop. Senior Pictures are a celebration of who you are. They are all that you have become !!! Please don’t get me wrong I use photoshop a […]

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