January 2017

The most important thing in the world is family and love. -John Wooden Tonya Espy Photography was able to capture the most important thing in the world for the Towne Family with this Saturday morning lifestyle photography session. What We

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Advice for New Photographers |Life + Lens Blog Community Post

  We recently started a new “getting to know you” series on our Instagram and one of our first questions was “What advice would you give a new photographer?” We got so many great responses  from our awesome community that we

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rainy day lifestyle photography session

Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning to dance in the rain. – Unknown This rainy day lifestyle photography session from Ashley Maynard Photography celebrates dancing in the rain!  Grab a cup of coffee, stay

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maternity milk bath

How to Create a Maternity Milk Bath Maternity milk bath photography is all the rage at the moment.   The white color of the milk really makes the subject pop and it also creates that ethereal effect to the images. Being in water

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chicago botanic garden maternity session

Even miracles take a little time –  Fairy Godmother This gorgeous and magical garden maternity session is one of miracles itself.  The winter holiday setting and surroundings gives us one last glimpse of the holiday season and we know you will enjoy

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How to Photograph Catchlights in the Eyes A catchlight is a light source that causes a reflective highlight off of the surface of the subject’s eye in an image. Portrait photographer’s seek catchlights because they add dimension and life to

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“Everyone needs a house to live in, but a supportive family is what builds a home.” -Anthony Liccione We are in love with everything from the tones to the poses in this gorgeous family session from Linsey Middleton Photography. What

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Monthly Fan Favorite from the Life + Lens Blog Instagram Feed

Please join us in congratulating Jodi Lynn Photography as December 2016’s #LifeandLensIGFeature Monthly Fan Favorite! In Real Estate it may be “location, location, location” but in Family Photography, it’s “connection, connection, connection!”  We can never say it enough! This image is another wonderful example of the

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photographer's best

This month we’ve already recognized the “Top 25” images as selected by our Life + Lens Blog Community. With the year coming to an end we thought we would send out an “open call” to the photographers in our community

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