landscape photography in New York

Turn Your Photos Into Art Quick & Easy!

One of the things that I have been exploring a lot lately is landscapes.

I’m mainly a portrait photographer and I love to spend one-on-one time with people. However after shooting the same thing over and over, you kind of get into a comfortable state….which isn’t a good sign. Why? Because you aren’t growing as an artist. Sometimes you just need to put your expertise aside and try something new. Continue reading “Turn Your Photos Into Art Quick & Easy!”

3 Quick Tips On How To Be A Badass Leader!

Has anyone every told you that you are just too weird…and it made you feel bad about yourself?

I’ve been having people tell me that I am weird, crazy, “special”, different…the lists goes on and on. I’ve even had family members come up to me and tell me that they are/were “worried about me” because of how different I am. As an artist, we are considered to be somewhat of a

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Artist vs. Love: How Artists Can Break Your Heart

There comes a time where artists have to make choices.

It can be a number of things: what gallery to choose, where the next job is going to be or what new series to create. We make choices for the better and to live happier. However when it comes to matters of the heart, things can get a little tricky and an artist can loose their way. Which then brings up an important question: The heart or the art? 

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Top 3 Tips On Embracing Your Weirdness In The Normal World

If you’ve ever felt like an outsider your entire life – this is for you! 

I was born with the “weird gene”. My mother would say that I am the “weird” one in my family who has outrageous imaginations; that I’m just simply crazy. I have always felt out of place at home and in school so it’s safe to say the social part of my childhood years was lacking big time. Continue reading “Top 3 Tips On Embracing Your Weirdness In The Normal World”

How To Prep For Your Portrait In Just 5 Minutes!

You ever wanna walk into a studio and come out with amazing shots of yourself?

This is the wish and dream of every client that walks into my studio. They booked a portrait shoot and think that it is going to be great!! Which is how they should feel because having your photo taken is such a great feeling.

We want to look good in our photos! Continue reading “How To Prep For Your Portrait In Just 5 Minutes!”

Top 5 Places That Will Make Your Photos Look Incredible!

Have you ever looked at a photo of yourself and thought that it doesn’t make you look great?

I have plenty of those! There are certain photos of myself that don’t make me feel awesome or that are super unflattering. As a photographer it is my job to make sure that anyone who comes into my studio for my services will leave with amazing photos. Continue reading “Top 5 Places That Will Make Your Photos Look Incredible!”

Let’s Get Naked: How Natural Beauty Will Empower You!

Ever had that stage fright feeling of everyone staring at you…and you’re in your underwear?

That’s how some of my clients feel when they come to my studio. What’s interesting is that the majority of them are women, and they are absolutely gorgeous! And when I say gorgeous, I mean full on natural beauty gorgeous.

What’s “natural beauty” gorgeous? Continue reading “Let’s Get Naked: How Natural Beauty Will Empower You!”

Why It Is Okay To Unleash Your Alter Ego

Have you ever had this impulse to just do something out of the ordinary?

You turn on the television and you see your favorite show on and you just wonder “Hmm I wonder what it would be like to live like him/her?

A lot of people I work with approach me with these ideas of portraying  someone that is just totally opposite from who you are day to day: their alter ego! Continue reading “Why It Is Okay To Unleash Your Alter Ego”

How Saying NO Can Be The Greatest Decision You Ever Made!

Have you ever been given an opportunity or asked to do something important, and you had to say no?

How did you feel? Like the bad guy right?

So many of us (especially if you are a giver like myself) tend to just give and give and we rarely or almost NEVER say No! One of the students in my workshop classes I assist approached me and said that I must get so much support and my Continue reading “How Saying NO Can Be The Greatest Decision You Ever Made!”

What You Ought To Know About Today’s Music!

One of the things that I love about my line of work is that you get to meet so many talented people.

It’s crazy to meet and see what people are capable of creating – it makes me hope for the future. It makes me feel and know that there is actual talent in the world to be shared and looked at. Continue reading “What You Ought To Know About Today’s Music!”