Montreal Studio Photography

Over 20 Hours of Work For This One Single Photo

😱📸😱📸😱📸 Every time I look at this photo, I really wonder… What was I thinking? -Who in their mind would put wallpaper on a wall for just one picture in a photoshoot? You did. -Who in their mind would go rent a Uhaul van, drive 1 hour outside the city, and pickup furniture, a mirror …

The Stuff They Don’t Teach You In Photography School…

🤚🤗🤔📸 I’m not a psychologist, I can’t read your mind. I’m also not a fortune teller, so I cant read the palm of your hand. However, my mother once told me something and It stayed in my head… “When you look at a person’s hands, it gives you a good idea of how old they …

Photographing Actors (vs Photographing Models)

👩‍⚖️🤵🏻‍♂️🤵🏽📸  A few years ago, I met a friend who was an actress / model. She liked doing artistic photoshoots so the sky was the limit in terms of how to pose, what to wear and experimenting with lighting. She told me she knew a lot of actors from the movie industry that needed to …

How To Create Fake Blood For A Photoshoot

🩸🩸🩸📸 What can I say? I have a wild imagination when it comes to photography. I wanted to create something unique and different as a photo shoot; a crime scene with police detectives investigating a murder.  Now, in order to pull off this photo shoot, I needed a makeup artist that is also into special …

Working With A Makeup Artist

💄💋📸 Early in my career, when i was starting fashion photography, I didn’t have much experience on how things worked with female models. I thought women just show up to a photo shoot with their hair and makeup done and you just photograph them. Boy was i wrong! One of the first female models that …

Winners vs Losers : Welcome to the Competitive World of Fashion and Portrait Photography

🖤🖤🖤📸 We have photographers, models, makeup artists, hair stylists, fashion designers, videographers, assistants, wardrobe stylists, Photoshop retouching artists… everyone you connect with online or meet is trying to make a name for themselves in the competitive world of fashion and portrait photography.  From talking to so many individuals over the years, artists and models, many …

It’s Never Easy, But It’s Worth It…

Woman wearing black dress, red nails

♥️♥️♥️📸 It’s the beginning of a process that will lead to the ultimate satisfaction. When I’m getting ready for a photo shoot and about to meet the person I’m going to photograph for the first time… I get an attitude, a sense of anxiety; that someone is coming to my studio and putting their trust …