Creativity · Framing · Photography · Practice · Vision

Set the Tone

A local young bride's wedding photographs are now ready for her home. I was extremely pleased to have two heirloom frames to work with: these images look amazing in antique settings! Another pleasure was in working with a younger person's style of communication and relating. So lovely to meet another who values images that hold… Continue reading Set the Tone

Creativity · Digital Caress · Photography · Vision

Making Photos for Feelings

The image was a beautiful moment in the ceremony, deep within the photo, taken by a guest in the wedding party. The groom is a photographer friend, and I know so well the axiom that "the shoemaker's kids have no shoes," and how a photographer may sometimes never own any decent photos of their own… Continue reading Making Photos for Feelings

Photography · Vision

Pleased to Meeting You!

As a Chicago photographer, I see people working together to provide the best experiences their own businesses can offer. All the time. This good feeling image, taken during a meeting of the Northside Networking Group, is the type of image I always seek to bring back to those who hire me. My business event photography… Continue reading Pleased to Meeting You!

Photography · Practice · Vision

Loving the ‘Lovey-Dovey’

I had a mom and dad who loved each other, and through their 50+ marriage were joking and affectionate with each other all their lives. But there is no evidence of their lively personalities in the traditional poses and portraits they had taken of them. These photos are all we had to recall the vital,… Continue reading Loving the ‘Lovey-Dovey’

Creativity · Photography · Vision

Shower of Power

The pieces of glass that clad this building show their secrets of refraction when the light is just right. I see person after person walk by, deep in their thoughts and phones,  unaware they are travelling through a shower of rainbows.  Dorothy Perry is a Chicago portrait photographer specializing in custom family portraits, modern headshots,… Continue reading Shower of Power