Resourceful Wednesdays
Newborn In-Home Lifestyle Session | Simply Gracious Photography

When we first spotted an image from this newborn in-home lifestyle session and ADORABLE nursery on our Instagram feed, we knew we had to reach out to photographer Abby Willtrout of Simply Gracious Photography for more! And just like her

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Shooting in Manual Mode After shooting automatic mode for a while you begin to wonder about the inner workings and settings of your camera. Perhaps you’ve been wondering how you can utilise your DSLR to its full potential and shoot

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Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Baby Shower and Nursery Inspiration

Twinkle twinkle little star; Do you know how loved you are?  Today’s Resourceful Wednesday post is a very special one. We are sharing with you the inspiration behind our very own co-editor, Lisa’s, Twinkle Twinkle Little Star nursery and baby

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Adoption Profile Photography: 5 tips to help your clients get to the top of the stack As a lifestyle family photographer in Los Angeles I’ve photographed all kinds of families. Recently, I’ve had the honor of photographing some families who

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Every photographer has different needs, and so every photographer will have different items in their bag.  Click here to see what’s in our bags and the bags of your peers  But photography can be an expensive profession or hobby; so

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This beautiful mama Jill is expecting her first baby this summer with her military husband. They currently live in D.C. where she owns her own sugar cookie decorating business called Pretty Little Sugar Cookies. When Jill first contacted me, I

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7 Must Haves for the Pint Sized Photographer in Your Life

photo credit: Tamara Barclay Photography | IG: @tamarabarclayphotography | FB 7 Must-Haves for the Pint-Sized Photographer in Your Life Some of the most popular images on our Instagram feed are of little ones with cameras (real or toy) in their hands

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5 Ways to Stay Cool on Your Summer Photo Shoots

High summer temps (especially here in the Southwest!) can be tricky and can sometimes make for a significantly slower photography season. Without careful planning, the summer heat can turn those sweet sessions, well . . . sour. But it doesn’t have

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What to Wear for Family Photos-Top 5 Tips from Professional Family Photographers

What to Wear in Family Photos: Top 5 Tips from Professional Photographers Moms and Dads are always looking for help with what to wear in family photos. We turned to our community of Professional Photographers for their tried and true tips!

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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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