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Birmingham Country Club fundraiser

Kovan Golf Classic

Kovan Golf Classic. Yesterday I had the honor of photographing golfers as the made their way around the course at Birmingham Country Club, for the Kovan Golf Classic fundraiser. This regular annual event raises funds for Variety – The Children’s Charity of Detroit, and from where I stood, everyone seemed to be having a fantastic…

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Elyse and Evan - sneak peek 19 - wide

Elyse & Evan – Sneak Peek

Elyse & Evan – Sneak Peek Today I had the absolute pleasure of photographing the wedding of Elyse & Evan. And it truly was a pleasure. The last time we met was for their engagement session, which we shot in New York, and you can see images from that at these links:  New York 1,…

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Recent Family Portraits

Recent family portraits. I just wanted to post a couple, or three, recent family portraits. It’s really easy as you work away at things to forget to post stuff!  So, here’s a glimpse of what I have been up to. The first image, that’s my youngest giving me the “how long do I have to…

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Photographing Children | Tips For Better Photos

Photographing children is something that I love to do. Fortunately, they seem to be happy to put up with me A few days ago, I was photographing a Bridal Shower, when in walked a very pretty young lady. As she was taking her coat off, she saw my camera, and immediately launched into a couple of…

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Shine charity fashion show image.

Shine Fashion Show

Shine Fashion Show presented by Variety Children’s Charity & FAR Therapeutic Arts & Recreation. If you wanted to see an elegant display of courage, confidence, and high levels of enthusiasm, then the Shine Fashion Show held at The Somerset Collection on Sunday was the place to be. As an able bodied person, the thought of performing…

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Roop Raj from Fox 2 Detroit hosts the FAR charity event at The Townsend Hotel

FAR Sing Out 4 Kids

FAR Sing Out 4 Kids 2018, a fundraising event in support of FAR Therapeutic Arts & Recreation.was held at The Townsend Hotel last night. The event was hosted by Roop Raj from Fox 2, and he kept things moving along beautifully. It’s clear listening to him that Roop is an avid supporter of FAR Therapeutic…

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Outdoor senior photography session with Dakota. Cover image.

Dakota – Outdoor Senior Session

Dakota – Outdoor Senior Session. Here is Part Two of the session with Dakota. We spent a good deal of time wandering around the beautiful landscape – perfect photography weather. Yes, these should all have been posted before now, some other events took over that got in the way. They were however posted by my…

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Senior photo shoot - Dakota 07. Hugh Anderson Photography

Dakota – Studio Senior Session

A couple of senior sessions with Dakota produced some lovely images, and for some reason entirely unknown to myself – I didn’t blog them! Better late than never I guess. Session one was in a studio setting, and a selection of favorites are included in this post. Dakota is really interesting. On the one hand,…

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Environmental Portrait Of A Doctor

Environmental Portrait Of A Doctor. Environmental portraits are fun! Recently, I was asked to take an environmental portrait of a retiring doctor, in his office. You can visit the portraits page here. The office was on the second floor of a professional building, right opposite the main entrance to the Townsend Hotel, Birmingham. The shoot…

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Four Years On

Four years on. Four years ago this image of my girls was taken, and how they have changed! Our children grow so fast, in such a short time. Today, they seem to be twice as tall, twice as smart, and twice as …. well, everything! That’s how it is with childhood. As a child, it…

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