Category Archives: Headshots

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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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Business Headshots

Don’t make these mistakes on your Business Headshot!!! So many people think their business headshot is like a profile picture, but don’t believe it. Your business image is a first impression to new people. It […]

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Great Family Beach Portraits in Maine

Creating Family Beach Portraits is something I have been doing for over a decade. I have learned a lot about what makes a great family portrait on the beach. First you need a beautiful beach. […]

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High School Senior Portraits in Maine

High School Senior portraits done for you in a natural, artistic and professional way.  Why are they so important?  Why do you need a professional to create your Senior Pictures? Let’s face it most people […]

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Head Shots for Actors, How to do it right!!

    This is an article I cam across from www.backstage.com discussing 7 important things to consider about a great head shot.  If you are not happy with or need to update your Acting headshot, call […]

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