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Red Hair & Freckles

Red Hair & Freckles was the theme of a recent competition, and the winner was the beautiful Raina. Last weekend Raina had her hair & makeup done by the talented Sarah Straub, them we got down to the business of some portrait photography. My immediate impression of the type of image that I wanted to…

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Variety Hearts And Stars

The Hearts And Start Charity Fundraiser at The Townsend Hotel took place on Saturday evening, and it certainly was an evening to remember. Lincoln Of Troy was the Presenting Sponsor, and they ringed the entire hotel with beautiful, shiny new Lincolns – then there was also the one in ballroom! The dulcet tones of Paul…

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Child Model Shoots

I recently ran an ad looking for child models for website images, with a view to creating a particular style of image.  My little helpers were absolutely awesome! Children can sometimes be a little  uncooperative when it comes to having the pictures taken. A couple of moms in attendance attested to just that. Yet we…

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Shine – And They Certainly Did!

For the second consecutive year, I had the privilege of photographing the Shine Fashion Show, organized by Variety – The Children’s Charity Detroit and FAR Therapeutic Arts & Recreation. Once again, the event was kindly hosted by the Somerset Collection. This truly is an inspirational day, seeing children getting up and modelling clothes supplied by…

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Family Photo Session – Tom

Family Photo Session – Tom. I photographed a charity event a few months ago, and donated a family photo session to the cause. Tom was the winning bidder, and here we have a sample of how the photo shoot worked out. We went with a dark and a light background, though these are some of…

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Bikes For Kids

Bikes For Kids says it all. I photographed this event the other night on behalf of  Variety – The Children’s Charity Detroit. And what an event. The first thing that I saw when I arrived was row after row of shiny new bikes, all neatly lined up awaiting their proud new owners. I don’t know…

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Sebastian – Senior Pictures

Sebastian and his mom Michele met up with me for a senior pictures shoot recently, starting at Avondale High School. I do sympathize with a young man modeling for his senior pictures, while the football team is in plain sight.  Yes, a couple of comments were yelled over, but all in good spirits I’m happy…

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Abby Senior Pictures

Abby Senior Pictures. Well for some reason, it has taken me a wee while to blog some of the images from the sessions with Abby. This senior photo shoot was in fact two shoots. One outdoors in a lovely little place called Franklin, and a second one in a gymnasium. The gymnasium shoot was a…

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Indian Family Photos

Indian Traditional Family Photo shoot. For an Indian traditional family photo shoot, this handsome family posed for their portraits in their own home. On Christmas eve, I was asked to shoot a session in home. Fortunately, it was early on Christmas Eve, around noon. Still time for me to complete my work and get home…

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Wedding Photography Sneak Peek – Alicia & Norman

Wedding Photography Sneak Peek – Alicia & Norman. This was the first wedding this year where I really felt the cold bite. November weddings present the possibility of being really cold, or really mild. Well, it is Michigan, right? Who knows what the weather will do? The entire wedding was held at Addison Oaks. So…

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