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January 21, 2021

Wondering how often you should update your family photos? This is what you need to know. Busy schedules, family commitments, and lengthy to-do lists can get in the way of updating family photos. The years seem to go by faster and faster, which is especially true when you have children. As parents, you don’t want to […]

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A model release is a legal release form signed by the subject and/or guardians of a minor being photographed. It’s purpose is to grant permission to the photographer to publish, sell, or distribute the image in one form or another, depending on the circumstances of the photoshoot. In our case, this model release form grants […]

what is a model release

December 8, 2020

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July 5, 2020

Have you been thinking about scheduling a photography session for your child, but not quite sure? Typically, two of a parent’s biggest “fears” when it comes to a child session is a.) forcing their child into something they don’t want to do and b.) having a child not participate in the session at all. Let […]

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June 1, 2020

Chances are, your day-to-day life has changed a lot lately. Many of us have gone from working in an office to working from home full-time. We’ve seen a lot more of our immediate family lately and a lot less of our other friends and family. And we’ve all started to spend a lot more time […]

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So many of us find ourselves in a moment of pause right now. Chances are, you have way more time than you once did to assess your personal brand and invest your time and energy into your own business. Now is a great time to polish your personal brand and bring it to the next […]

May 25, 2020

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May 2, 2020

Life looks a whole lot different now than it did a few months ago. All at once, so many things we’d always taken for granted may have experienced a total shift – from spending time with loved ones, to dining in at restaurants, and to even working in a regular office. When it comes to […]

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