Photo how-to: A vivid portrayal of beauty

November 2016 issue News

Take a brief look at how Megan Anderson, M.Photog., CPP, made the Loan Collection photo that landed on our November cover.  Continue Reading >

Natural light is not enough

November 2016 issue Profiles

SCOTT DETWEILER ON THE BENEFITS OF ADDITIVE LIGHTINGMany a photographer has built a business on making images with little more than their camera and sunshine. But is natural light photography enough?“I would argue that even if you’re shooting entirely outdoors, the ability to augment the light is critical,” says Scott Detweiler. “It’s so important to be able to create different looks in different lighting conditions and be able to re-light things to achieve the appropriate... Continue Reading >

Mirrored Grace

August 2015 issue Profiles

Megan DiPiero's glamour portraits show clients their own beautyBeauty: Its interpretation is as diverse as we are. Yet despite our theoretical agreement that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, “standards” have emerged. Created and perpetuated across all forms of media in America, these standards are often defined in the most superficial terms. The billion-dollar vanity industry seeks to fix what it wishes us to believe are flaws but with the subversive side effect of cultivating an... Continue Reading >