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Autism Awareness Month

This month we had the honor to photograph some local children for Autism Awareness. Getting to photograph these autistic children was magical and we are truly thankful for the opportunity. We saw their personalities come alive and we were able to capture the essence of who they are... spunkiness and all! Autism Awareness is so important, but more importantly, remember that life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it. 

Black and White Series - The Radocha Wedding

The next image in our black and white series is the Radocha family. They are newlyweds who truly put a very personal and fun spin on their big day, while still keeping it incredibly intimate. We love this vespa, magazine-worthy image! It magnifies the essence of free-spirited love and happiness on such a monumental day. 

black and White Series - Young Children

The next images in our black and white series are the Fisher family, and Caroline Donley. The Fishers are such a cute and young family, and Caroline’s 1 yr old portrait will always be a favorite of ours. What little girl doesn’t want a tutu and her favorite stuffed animals made into artistic image?!  We loved capturing these children at such a cute age. Such great pieces of art for their walls, and memories for a lifetime!

Black and White Series - Colby Summers

The next image in our black and white series is one of the most unique seniors we have had recently. This image really captures the funky side of a very cool senior graduate. Little does this picture tell you.. the shoot also included a tuba and surf board!

Black and White Series - Mari Hyun

The next image in our black and white series we want to highlight is Mari Hyun. When you plan your bridal portrait - a portrait that turns in to an heirloom piece - what better than to add a personal touch to it…? This is a favorite bridal portrait of ours because it tells the story of Mari, a bride and an incredible dancer, with a passion for point (as a performer and as a teacher), continuing the Lawlor family legacy. 

Black and White Series - Drake Burr

The next image in our black and white series is Drake Burr. We have been working with Drake as he has been transforming his brand and he has taught us something very valuable…”Don’t ask… What do you take? Ask.. What does it take?”  in regards to successful weight training. Look him up at www.training http://trainingbydrake.com or buy his book - "The Dream Body Manifesto’! 

Black and White Series - George Tinsley

The first image in our black and white series really takes a creative twist! George Tinsley is a very accomplished business man, a former professional basketball player and a devoted man to serving young children grow to their potential. We loved creating this finished product for Mr. Tinsley!

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Hawaii Photo Shoot

Came back with some really great picks from Hawaii. Many to share but posting one of my favorites.

Lady Eagles

My Daughters volleyball team went undefeated this year .  Thought a cool team poster was in order...

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iPhone 5s camera

My phone contract was up and It was time to upgrade. Of course the new iPhone 5s is a great phone. The LTE service is faster than my home wifi and the phone itself is very responsive. Must say the camera is the most impressive feature. Best iPhone camera by far. Shoots beautiful stills for everyday family type of stuff and general images when you don't want to carry the heavy gear. 1080p video and has a really neat slo-mo feature. For a phone, the camera is a great perk.

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RC Aerials

Been perfecting my Radio Controlled Quadcopter rig allows me to do low level aerial stills and video with relative ease.  Want to see more of this mighty tool in action check out our aerial samples.

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Olivia

So proud of my daughter Olivia (12) who tagged along with me on a wedding a couple weeks ago.  She did a remarkable job and many of her shots proudly were included right next to mine for the client.  She has the eye and going to keep a camera in her hand as much as she wants to.

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Downtown Winter Haven - Ritz Theatere

I was bummed I could not make it to the new sign lighting ceremony at the Ritz Theatere. The Ritz is almost directly across the street from the studio. So I decided to setup my time lapse rig and was there in spirit.  Here are the Results.

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Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce

Joining the Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce may be one of the most beneficial decisions I have ever done for my studio.  They were gracious to feature the studio in a recent blog.  [ Here ]