Birmingham Photographer Christmas Photo Tips

This time of year is a perfect time to get lots of photos of your family, and we all love photos that include our Christmas trees! So how do you get a great photo of kids in front of the tree? If they are very young, you are going to have to have lots of […] Read More > 15 Dec img

Unscripted – A Fine Art Photography Showcase

Please join us for another “Unscripted” – A Fine Art Photography Showcase on Sunday, December 1, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Use 4300 Helena Road, Helena, AL 35080 on your GPS. Fine Art Photography artists Butch Oglesby, George Ritchey, and Mike Sheehan will be exhibiting a variety of beautiful works for your enjoyment. […] Read More > 22 Nov img

A Photographer’s Perspective on Santa and Children

Parents love photographs of their children smiling for the camera–just look at the pictures on our digital devices and the 5x7s on our desks and tables. However, there are times when it’s not about the smile for the camera. Believing in the magic of Christmas and Santa is still one of the most wonderful parts […] Read More > 11 Nov img

First Fridays – Helena

A couple of months ago a new merchant came to the Helena Business Association meeting to talk about some activities that she was involved with when she had a store in another small town. One of the ideas was First Friday where stores would be open late and stores in the area but not in […] Read More > 2 Nov img

A Month in the Life of Jane Fitch

On September 10, 2013, my sister Jane Fitch was told by a doctor that the symptoms of stroke were not caused by a stroke but by a brain tumor. She was admitted into ICU in a large hospital system in Charlotte. With additional scans, she learned that the brain tumors were there because cancer in […] Read More > 17 Oct img

Birmingham Photographer Uses Photoshop

A Charlotte, North Carolina, friend and client took a photograph of a building that is important to his mother–he wanted to give it to her as a gift. He wanted a small print (8×10) that he asked me to mat for him, and he will have it framed in Charlotte. When I got the digital […] Read More > 20 Sep img

Birmingham Zoo for Giraffe Feeding

Yesterday we joined Brad, Weldon, and Cooper for a trip to the Birmingham Zoo. Buddy and I haven’t been to the zoo for a very long time, and I must say the Zoo has gone through many changes since it became privatized…all good! Check out the photos of Cooper feeding the giraffes…what an experience for […] Read More > 26 Aug img

Birmingham Baby Girl in Studio

One of the most rewarding parts of being a wedding photographer, for me at least, is when our wedding couples start their own families. What a joy to be included in yet another chapter in their lives. I feel like I am an “aunt” to many babies–some of whom are just starting preschool. Recently, Jenna […] Read More > 26 Aug img

Wedding Stories by Birmingham Photographer

Getting into wedding photography was a conscious decision influenced in no small part by negative experiences I heard about. In order to be the best I can be, I attend workshops to on lighting and posing and am constantly working to hone my craft. Producing top quality images with an eye toward creating the story […] Read More > 20 Aug img

Photography Tips for Better Vacation Photos

Going on a last minute vacation before school starts? Check out these ten tips before you make photographic memories of your family!   Read More > 8 Aug img
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