Photographers work with professional make up artists all the time, so I thought it would be so helpful for my clients and future clients to hear from a Richmond professional! Jojo is a wonderful friend of mine, and we have worked on so many different photo shoots together. I have photographed her, and she has applied make up on me! We wanted to pair up one more time in giving you FIVE reasons why you should hire a professional make up artist! You can find out more about Jojo
I had so much fun photographing Geane for her senior photos! Geane, or like her friends call her Ash, Genie, or Han, is graduating from Cosby High School and aspires to wear a white coat one day. She is going to UVA in the fall and majoring in Human Biology. I had the pleasure of photographing her 18th birthday (her birthday - April 30th is close to mine - April 12th!) and learned so much about her. This smart woman is studying as an EMT now and one day wants to be a doctor.
If you're worried about whether you will look natural in your engagement photos, you'll be pleasantly surprised to know that I will have you looking natural and authentic instead of stiff and uncomfortable. In all sessions I like to use prompts to get everyone comfortable and having fun. This photo is one of my favorites and shows the love between Dan and Megan. My prompt was really simple and after a bunch of laughs and giggles, I asked them to settle down and take a breath,
When you first decide you want a black background portrait, you need to find a photographer who can do that. There are special techniques that are used in creating that perfectly blended background. The first is the horse. They obviously need to be clean, but posed the right way. I love seeing this angled pose on horses but there are several others that work beautifully. You can decide which pose you like best and talk with the photographer about them before you start. Turnin