Mar 20 2011

Reality is what you make it. Photography & the art of seeing.

How an artist interprets a photograph during processing can dramatically effect our emotional response and understanding of an image. Understanding the impact of various treatments on the eye and emotions can help an artist communicate the message they wish to get across to their viewers.

Consider these three versions of a photograph recently shot at a “Goth” photoshoot (click any image in this post to see larger versions):

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Feb 4 2011

Preparation for your shoot

The hard part is over. You’ve chosen your photographer. How else can you make sure you will get the most out of your photoshoot? Here are several things we recommend you do in preparation of your portrait session. Continue reading


Nov 30 2010

Mark Pardo Starry Nights Fashion Show to benefit Make-A-Wish

At the beginning of the month, Stef and I attended a charity fashion-show benefiting the New Mexico chapter of The Make-A-Wish Foundation. Here are some (err- a lot!) of photos from that event! (Click on the link below the images to see them all!)

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