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Classical Portrait

Appreciate the irony: Up until the Industrial Revolution – mid-XIX century, your status played the most important part of whether or not you would ever see a portrait of yourself. Hear me? Having portraits of family members on the walls was a clear message of the status. Reasons? Well, cost… even a canvas had to […]

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What to bring to the photo shoot

My dear ladies, I have enjoyed writing this post tremendously, navigating the ocean that is called the Internet, dreaming away, placing few orders… and having a glass of Sauvignon Blanc while doing it. So… grab your poison of choice whether it is wine or coffee or whatever-it-is, and let us dream away…   You have booked […]

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It’s all about Love

I am about to share with you the biggest secret of my photography. Nope it is not the painterly look know-how, not the styling of the shoot, and neither is dry ice work. It is love. Huh, right? But it is the truth. When I’m photographing a client, or snapping shadow of a tree or […]

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Portrait session. Why?

…My fingers are not bloody this time. It’s great, for I’m about to throw that needle at my sewing machine that stopped working. Talking about bad timing. I’m almost finished altering magnificent dark dress – all mine. I was browsing online stores for a month, at first lazily, and later frantically – for that one […]

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Working with textures: B&W and COLOR

   Honestly I tried to make a video tutorial – there went my Saturday.  Camtasia failed me. While I’m in search of a perfect, or at least working, screen capture studio, here is a snapshot tutorial on how to work with textures.    This is one of the recent portraits I shot.  Thank you for […]

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Try on this gown!

What a great news! Board where you can pick a wardrobe piece from the Studio collection is up and running! It means that in addition to your own clothes that you bring to the photoshoot you can add few extra pieces. After we’ll nail your business portrait for LinkedIn…   after we’ll do casual look – […]

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