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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first christmas as husband and wife

Everyone thinks they have the best dog. And none of them are wrong. – W.R. Purche A white Christmas, newlyweds, a dog, add in some kisses, and some laughter; what more could anyone want from a first Christmas session?! What We

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home newborn photography

Babies are such a nice way to start people – Don Herold This newborn photography session is such a nice way to start out the memory building for this family. Aly: Pregnancy comes easy to so many people while others

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Best of 2016 Life and Lens Blog Instagram Features @lifeandlensblog

Happy Holidays to the wonderful Life + Lens Blog community! We hope you are all enjoying a happy, healthy, joyful holiday season with loved ones. Can you believe we’re about to countdown to 2017?!  What better way to ring in

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With a week left of Fall, we thought the perfect way to say “farewell” to Autumn would be with a Life + Lens Blog Special Edition.  Fortuantely for us all, we got some incredible submissions for our Fall Special Edition

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family beach photography session

I prefer my footprints in the sand than in the snow – Unknown With a beautiful winter family beach photography session like this one from Dana Pembroke Photography we might be swayed to also prefer footprints in the sand than

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Gifts for Photographers 2016 | Holiday Gift Guide

Gifts for Photographers | 2016 Edition The holidays are here and it’s time for another photographer gift giving guide including some of our and your (thanks to Instagram) favorite gifts for photographers. You may want to pin, bookmark, tweet, email,

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