Category Archives: portraits

What’s happening on What’s happening Ohio

As we near the end of black history month here in the United States, I am featuring four local Columbus, Ohio black artists, each with their own artistic genres, over on my Ohio blog.  Covering different events has opened a … Continue reading

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Street portraits and street photography – The homeless

In my previous post I mentioned not wanting to photograph people who are at a low point and being careful with photographing the homeless.  Here are some examples where I endeavored to show that even though they were out on … Continue reading

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Mentioning portraits…

I’ve learned that besides the usual catching people doing going about their lives unaware (most of the time) of you snapping their photo, there is a thing called street portraits.  So how is this different from just street photography?  In … Continue reading

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What’s new in 2020?

Let’s see now.  I had a flu shot that (lucky me!) resulted in some of the side effects they are required to warn you about.  DH on the other hand had absolutely no effects.  I was not amused!  We have … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween and Dia de Muertos

From my friends (I really do know them), Mr. and Mrs. Rot.  Even death cannot not part them. Teri  📷  

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Gallery Show

Guess who has a photo in a local art gallery?  It’s called “The Great Portrait Show” and I have one piece in it.  It’s the photo of the blonde in the gold sequin dress to the left of the black … Continue reading

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Sleep in heavenly peace…

I could easily have put him in his crib when he fell asleep in my arms but I wanted to absorb every single moment of time I had with him.  There is nothing in this world so precious as a … Continue reading

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Bat Nana and Bat Grandson

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Monochrome(ish) Monday with La Catrina

Dia de Muertos begins tomorrow and ends on Thursday.  I would love to be La Catrina again this year but for tomorrow I will be dressing in line with the grandchildren.  Say a prayer for all those who have died … Continue reading

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During a photo session – Some tips

When doing portraits, unless your intent is for everything to be serious, there will be times when you may need to help relax your clients.  Everyone is concerned about how they look as in hair, makeup, clothing, their smile, an … Continue reading

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