The Brutons – Springfield, Missouri

The holiday season is in full swing, rushing around to the kids' concerts, games, shopping for all those family members, near and far, decorating, Elf on the Shelf (ugh!), baking, planning, cleaning . . . I'm exhausted just thinking about it all! Let's just take a moment right now to breathe (do it!) and enjoy… Continue reading The Brutons – Springfield, Missouri

How to Photograph Kids

Photos with the kiddos can be a stressful time. I know! Here are some helpful tips to help you (and them) get through the session and have fun while you're doing it! Before your session, pack a bag with snacks, water and any small objects (like toys or lollipops) that might help us get their attention… Continue reading How to Photograph Kids

Get in the Picture!

Most times, during holidays or special events, the photographer is left out of the action and therefore, not "seen" as even being present. Here's a fun way to get into the action. Set up your camera on a coffee table, tripod or any steady surface that won't get bumped. Use a remote or timer to… Continue reading Get in the Picture!

How to Shoot the Holidays

The holidays are here and the one thing I enjoy the most (besides the eggnog) is capturing the colorful, twinkling Christmas lights in all their glory! So, get your camera, have a seat and let's talk about how to shoot the holidays. If you have a DSLR camera, you know there are many, many settings and sometimes it… Continue reading How to Shoot the Holidays