This month’s feature photographer is Kimberly Harripersad. You can find her studio in New York where she does portrait (seniors, children, families, women), weddings, and boudoir work. Be inspired by how Kimberly works. Her friendships extend beyond those made with her clients, and include relationships made in the community.
Paulo Dias is a portrait photographer that works out of Lisbon, Portugal. Though he studied and worked in electronics as a computer technician, Paulo was able to feed his creative soul through the art of photography. In his piece you’ll be able to follow how he got started and what he does to find daily inspiration for his work.
Beata Moore is a well-published photographer and writer from the UK. She’s a landscape photographer with a focus on the woodlands and the sea. Much of Beata’s work can be found in books and other forms of printed publication. See how she got her start and grew her business.
Erin Rachel is a senior and family photographer based in Mississippi. She’s also a successful entrepreneur of multiple businesses. Reading Erin’s piece you’ll learn how it takes some time, determination and persistence to succeed.
Chris Winton-Stahle is a commercial photographer. He’s got some great words of advice on how he keeps his creative soul alive. It’s definitely worth a read!
Our friend John Bennett recently had a chance to talk with a remarkable man: Norbert Dey. While by profession Norbert is not a photographer, his work with the camera over the past 50 years is impressive. Look into how Norbert viewed his hobby and be inspired by the dedication he had for his passion.
This month’s feature photographer is Tiffany Bekx. She’s a portrait photographer that’s based out of Madison, Wisconsin. Read how she rediscovered her passion for photography and what she’s done to expand her horizons.
Jen Sherrick is a natural light family photographer based out of Westfield, Indiana. She’s got a great story of how she’s evolved as both an artist and an entrepreneur. I love how she’s a down-to-earth person who’s a natural at connecting with people and bringing out the best in them. Jen is a fun photographer to work with and her photos are really fun to look at.
Andria Fontenot is a terrific birth, newborn, child and family photographer. One look at any of her photos and you’ll know she’s got the experience and skills to be a top-notch photographer in this field. However, what’s more impressive is her heart for children. Andria’s love for children has led her to volunteer her time and efforts to organizations such as the Louisiana Heart Gallery and Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep. Her piece is a good read.
Alisha Khan is a wedding photographer who works in British Columbia, Canada. She’s got a knack for capturing those unforgettable moments during a wedding. Her photos just all seem so priceless. Find out how she does it and what kind of work she’s been up to.
Agnieszka Gulczyńska grew up around horses in Warsaw, Poland. As she spent more time admiring these beautiful creatures, a strong desire to capture and preserve her experiences developed, and that was what led her into photography. Looking at Agnieszka’ photos you’ll find that photos aren’t simply photos. Her photos are rich with details and emotions. Check them out!
Social media has become a powerful promotional tool. Chris Winton-Stahle talks about it can be used not only to help oneself but to help others.
Jen Sherrick Photography
Andria Fontenot Photography
Agnieszka Gulczyńska Fotografia
Alisha Khan Photography
What a privilege it is to have Iwona Podlasińska be our feature photographer for this month’s issue of Bokeh. Iwona is a children’s photographer from Poland. While photography is still something she does on the side, her photos are well recognized and have been seen around the world. You can find her giving popular workshops for those interested in learning how she does what she does.
You’ve heard people say that a picture is worth a thousand words. Well, Sujata Setia, a world-renowned newborn, children and family photographer, takes this phrase to heart. She’s able to capture the essence of a picture and let it speak narratives that are relatable to her clients.
Boudoir photography is not an easy genre to work in. Clients are often in their most vulnerable state, and yet are asked to open themselves up in front of a camera. It takes a special kind of photographer to be able to inspire confidence and elicit raw and real emotions. Stacey Ingram is a natural at what she does. Read how she got into the business and what her process is.
Tiffany Hopwood’s faith has been an integral part of her life and passion for photography. Over the years, God’s providence has blessed her business. See what golden tidbits you can learn from her experiences. You’ll find Tiffany available for engagement/wedding assignments both stateside and abroad.
Photography is a great medium for those that want to express their creativity through their imaginations. I love how Jamila Clarke gets herself inspired to create surreal and magical works of art with her camera.
If you’re thinking of getting into the newborn photography genre then you’re in luck. We’re privileged to have Jade Read, an accomplished maternity and newborn photographer based on the Gold Coast of Australia, share her insights on how to get started.
Fotografie Iwona Podlasińska
But Natural Photography
We have the honor of having ShaRelle Gutierrez as the feature photographer in this month’s issue of Bokeh. As owner and photographer of ShaRelle Studios Photography, which is located in Shreveport, Louisiana, ShaRelle has done a remarkable job of establishing herself as a premier place to go for boudoir photography.
You will love reading the interview with Meagan O’Neal. Her piece is insightful in so many ways. From her ability to connect to women to her business acumen, I’m sure you’ll find something to glean from. Meagan is an extremely talented photographer and you’ll see that in her work. Her studio is found in Atlanta, Georgia
When Max Aria first moved to Los Angeles, California he worked as a model and actor. However, it was his skills with the camera that got him noticed. Read how Max’s career as a photographer started and see how he’s expanded from doing headshots to weddings and fashion.
You’ll sell yourself short when you frequently compare yourself with others. Heather Esposito quickly picked this up. She’s learned to be brave with her work, and this has helped her grow her skills and business. Find her talents in Endicott, New York.
Last year Chris Winton-Stahle had an amazing opportunity to work on assignment in Tibet. While there, he was inspired by the conversations he had with the locals. The experiences changed his perspective on many things in life. ‘Her Journey’ is a personal project that touches on some of the self-reflective themes he’s meditated on since coming back.
Our friend Alex Munoz gives us an exclusive first look on the Priolite ULTRA. It’s one of his favorite strobes and he’s going to tell you why. Check it out!
Max Aria Photography
Our feature photographer for this month is Chandra Goodman of Chandra Delite Photography. What a remarkable person she is. Life hardships are inevitable and it’s easy to get discouraged from them. Chandra has used her faith to become a stronger and better person. This belief and positive attitude has carried over to her work and it shows. Her photos are full of love and beauty.
I love wedding photography. These photos often seem magical to me. Maybe it’s because there’s a heightened aura of love in the air. Brealyn Watson is a talented photographer who’s able to capture these special moments. She easily connects to people and is able to tell their stories through her photos.
Ambition and passion. You’ll find these two traits in Lili Sweet. She’s a great newborn and maternity photographer and an amazing person who’s full of love. Read her story and be inspired by the message she gives.
Daniel Laan is an amazing landscape photographer. Just take a look at some of the magnificent photos in his piece. You’ll feel like you’ve been swept away to a different and surreal world with each image you see. Absolutely stunning. Check out more of his work on his website. You’ll find a great selection of fine art prints that you can order for yourself.
Being a professional photographer isn’t just about taking good photos. There’s also the business side of things. Self-promotion and marketing are equally, if not, more important than the art itself. You can’t have a business without customers. Chris Winton-Stahle shares some ways you can increase your visibility with prospective clients.
Point-and-shoot cameras aren’t all that bad. Sian Elizabeth helps remind us of this. On a recent trip to Santorini she was able to make good use of hers. It gave Sian freedom and allowed her to more fully experience the vacation she was on.
Lili Sweet Photography
Daniel Laan Laanscapes Photography
Sian Robertson Photography