A few years ago I was researching brand photography, striving to become more informed on brands, businesses, how the two work together. I was also wondering how I could capture and create a visual story for a brand. I came across a blog post SLR Lounge, Elements Of Your Photography Brand… , it was so helpful, so much so I still refer to it today for my brand. From that post I followed up with the author, Tanya, who I contacted upon learning she was also a business mentor.Read More
Our SRM this month is Leah Vernon, a blogger, writer, activist from the Metro Detroit area. Leah and I met a couple of years ago at Naturally Flyy Detroit (an annual natural hair meetup hosted by two sisters, Etta Fly Espy and Jennifer, check them out) where she was giving head wrap tutorials. She was confident, stylish and rocked a mean head wrap! I wanted to know her...
What habits do you feel attributed to your success?
Perseverance. I don't stop. Like ever. I may put things on hold since no one can do it all, but I pick whatever it is right back up. And, I push hard. I go that extra mile when others are giving a small percentage. I give 110% each time. I pride myself in excelling in ways that people don't expect from someone like me. I'm constantly educating myself, conjuring ways to reinvent myself or use my time more efficiently.
2016 was a really good year filled with tons of growth and excitement. One of the most fulfilling events that took place last year was our Mother's Day Mini Sessions. We are looking forward to hosting another portrait weekend, April 29th, 2017, in celebration of all the wives, mothers, sisters, all the mothers out there...Take a look as we recap last years mini sessions.
Clients came from as far as Atlanta to give something memorable and surprising to their Mothers. Even though they were mini sessions, the time is limited to 30 minutes instead of a full 60 to 90 minutes, the experience was not lacking. Our clients were still provided a custom experience...Read More
Often the best parts of my job is working with the youth. Tweens (pre-teens affectionately called tweens), teens, and high school seniors can be so invigorating. They can literally renew your life and energy.
Check out one of my fearless teens, Alexandra. Smart, pretty, wise and ready to take on the world. It was freezing cold! She killed it, cold and all.