In every shoot, you are looking for that one defining image, or at least I am. The feature image – the one that should be hanging on the wall, in a very large frame. For me, it’s this one of Chantal.
Portraits by Venture Photography
When it comes to light, there is no better than evening light, that last hour before the sun sets, known as “The Golden Hour” To achieve a nice soft out of focus background, pop on a lens capable of a very wide aperture, and shoot. This is the result. Shot with a Canon 85mm L … Read More
Just a few images from Alissa and Tyler’s engagement session in Royal Oak a few days ago. We can’t wait for their wedding in a few months, they are so happy together and just all eyes for each other – definitely fun to photograph!
Just a few shots from an impromptu session last weekend.
Craig & Jen’s Franklin Family Session. I love my job. Most people aren’t so lucky, and I think knowing that gives me extra gratitude. I love that we get to meet so many different people, and get to have a brief glimpse into their lives – and sometimes not so brief. Sometimes we get to … Read More
Kate & Kids Grosse Pointe Session. I am so way overdue on blogging a zillion things from this season and I tried hard to stay on top of blogging for the first half of the season and then other things took over. If you know me, then you’ll know that I’ve had bigger fish to … Read More
Head Shaving in Rochester Hills. Last week my friend Dionne and I shaved each other’s heads. If you have no idea what this post is about, my best friend Dionne is battling breast cancer and has recently begun her chemotherapy treatments. You can read more about that in the blog post I made here. The … Read More
If you live in the Metro Detroit area, there will be a fundraiser in honor of my friend Dionne on November 11, 2012 from 10am – 5pm at Posh Hair & Makeup Studio in Milford, MI. All money raised will go directly to Dionne – so if you need a haircut please consider going for … Read More
Just a few shots that we took in our studio testing out some new backgrounds and lighting.
In honor of a wonderful woman, client and family friend of ours who lost her battle to cancer last night, we are going to donate 100% of the session fees for any sessions pre-purchased this weekend to the American Cancer Society.
Katie & Tim. One of our most favorite wedding couples and their adorable little girl (and the grand prize winner of our 2011 cutest kid contest)! Enough said.
Just a few shots from Amber & Lee’s family session that we did a few weeks ago. Lee won the session on our Facebook page during our annual wedding contest.
Kristy & Pete. One of the coolest things about our job is meeting new people all the time. But not just meeting new people – staying in touch with people. Given that we started our business at the end of 2007 it would seem about right that a lot of our wedding clients are now … Read More
Working with Sarah & Stu was fantastic for us – not only because they are so clearly in love, but also because Sarah was an old friend from high school! So it was great to reconnect with her when they approached us about shooting their upcoming wedding in the fall. Anyways, the session was a … Read More
Kate & Paul’s Family Session. We got to do a family session for Kate & Paul recently and we absolutely loved working with them! We had previously worked with Kate for her maternity session and then when their daughter was about 6 months old, but this was our first time working with Paul. It’s clients … Read More