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Grand Opening Event Photography – What I Look For

Face It Together, a nonprofit that provides coaching services to people struggling with drug and alcohol addiction, opened their first location in Denver last month. I had created portrait photos of their staff the month before. When they set their grand opening date they asked me back to cover it. I was happy to accept. […]

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Headshots for Golden Cosmetic Surgeons

The Center for Cosmetic Surgery located in Golden, a suburb west of Denver, is launching a new, revamped website. They wanted updated headshot photos of their surgeons for the website. The previous headshots had been done seven years ago. People are often tempted to stay with older headshots because they like looking younger. However, headshot […]

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Event Photography for Bloomberg Grant to Denver Arts Community

Denver became on of seven cities awarded a grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Arts Innovation and Management program. The program helps arts and cultural organization in Denver with operating assistance and consulting. Last week representatives from a number of Denver’s arts organizations gathered at the Space Gallery in Denver’s Santa Fe Arts District to take part […]

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The Best Method to Reduce Noise in High ISO Photos

I recently completed an event photography shoot for a liquor brand that led me to having a pile of very noisy photographs. Why? Well, the brand like photos for their social media marketing that shows their liquor being used at bars and of people hanging out while enjoying their product. Since most people do this […]

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Corporate Staff Portraits for Face It Together’s New Denver Office

Face It Together, a nonprofit based in South Dakota, is opening a new office in Denver. They needed headshots for their Denver staff and looked to me to help. I was instructed that the new photos of their Denver staff needed to resemble the style of the portraits of their South Dakota staff. This is […]

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Denver Editorial Photography of Electric-Powered Airplane

South of downtown Denver in Centennial is a company called Bye Aerospace who have been working for the last several years to create an all-electric powered engine for aircraft. They have one complete and functional and currently installed in a small plane. AOPA Pilot Magazine reached out to me to go out and create editorial […]

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Editorial Magazine Photography of Denver Doctor

Denver’s own Jack Edigner, PhD, is being honored for his service discerning insomnia’s nature, classification, and management. So Sleep Review,  the journal of sleep specialists hired me last week to create editorial photography and an editorial portrait of the researcher for their magazine. Dr. Edinger works out of National Jewish Health, located off Colorado Blvd […]

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Denver Headshots for Home Loan Group

Last week Pulte Mortgage had a big company-wide meeting at their Denver office this month. This is always a great time to get headshot photography done for your corporate team. For businesses that have multiple offices scattered around the country (or world) it can be a challenge getting headshots of company staff that are consistent across […]

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Dealing with Fear in Headshot Photo Sessions

Fear. That’s the number one emotion I encounter in my professional headshot sessions. No surprise then that the first photo I take of a client often resembles a deer frozen in front of oncoming headlights. The below image is taken from a recent business headshot photoshoot session. This is my first shot from my session […]

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Editorial Photography for the National Education Association

The National Education Association publishes a quarterly magazine for members called “NEA Today.” The magazine features stories and issues of interest to educators. One of those issues prominent today is the low pay many teachers earn. Many teachers have to take second and third jobs on top of their full-time job as teachers just to […]

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Commercial Photography for Energy Efficient Doors and Windows

This month Denver hosted for the first time the Department of Energy’s biennial Solar Decathlon event. The took over a large plot land near Denver’s airport (where there are a lot of large plots of land!) and staged perhaps 20 different houses powered entirely by solar. The houses were designed by collegiate teams from colleges […]

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Portrait Photography for Landscape Contractor

My girlfriend is an avid paddelboarder, both for whitewater surfing and flatwater lakes. One prominent figure in the Denver paddelboarder community is Rich Harrison. Rich has a look you’d expect to find more in southern California than Denver. But he brings a little bit of that SoCal culture to Denver. When Rich isn’t busy paddelboarding […]

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Corporate Headshots in Denver for The Nature Conservancy

The Nature Conservancy held an annual meeting in Denver last month. They rented a space on the University of Colorado’s Denver campus downtown. Since they were gong to have staffers from Nature Conservancy offices scattered across the country all in one place, my contact, Rocco,  thought it would be a perfect time to get new […]

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How to Remove Double Chins in Your Headshot Photos

Care to guess the single most often asked question I get asked from my clients during my headshot sessions? “Can you make me look thinner?” Actually, yes, that is the number one question. But that’s another article. Ok, what is the second most often asked question? “Can you do something about my double chin?” That’s […]

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NextGen Slideshow Photography Gallery May Be Hurting Your SEO

I had an earlier career as a graphic designer and layout artist for newspapers, books, and print and web materials. Now I have a career as a Denver photographer and when it comes to my photography website you can bet look and presentation are important to me. Like it or not, people do judge a book by […]

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Taking Action Against Google’s Practice of Scrapping Photographs

This week I was contacted by Getty Images, an organization with which I have conducted business, to sign a petition letter being filed by Getty to the U.S. Senate Antitrust Sub-Committee that has oversight of competition law in the United States. Getty has filed a competition law complaint against Google. I wholeheartedly added my signature […]

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