Heather Marie

Tips for taking your own group photos

I have photographed families and corporate group shots for over a decade and they all have similar issues like people’s eyes closed, looking away, etc. that have easy quick fixes to improve the chances of a great shot for your family holiday photo. There are a few “checklist” items I want to share with you that I use for my own family group shots. So let’s get right to it! What to wear Think of one outfit. Would all the […]

Cabi Recap

I posted a quick cell phone shot from a behind-the-scenes at a recent event I photographed for a bunch of Cabi stylists showing off the fall line thanks to an invite by the fabulous Cynthia. It was my first time seeing the Cabi line up close and let me just say… I was impressed! This event was SUPER fun and if you get a chance to attend an event to see what Cabi has to offer, jump on it! I […]

Back To School Photo Tip

Photo Tip: Missed taking your kid’s back to school photo? Or just don’t care for how your photos turned out? I have a solution: Fake it! I have done this so many times due to lack of time or poor weather on the first day of school. We have a do-over or a fake-it-photo on a less rushed day.  I have my child dress in her back to school outfit and we take the photo the next day, over the […]

Nail polish

I know… why a post about nail polish of all things?  Well, so many of my clients and friends have been asking about the polish I wear on my toes, that I thought it was time to share it!   I love this polish on my toes as it doesn’t chip easily and I like taking a break from colors that can stain my nails. Hope you enjoy it as much as I do! Click the image to be taken […]

Giveaway time!

Today I am feeling for all of you who are struggling with photos at home. I have sat with you as you shared your holiday photos and were disappointed that they didn’t turn out like you hoped.  I want to help… I really do. So I am offering a chance to win a free 1-hour, in-person* photography lesson from me! Just follow me on Instagram and comment “lesson” in the post with the image above for a chance to win! […]

Happy New Year!

I wanted to share a quick holiday tip that I learned The Hard Way. Exhibit #1 Above. Yikes right!  One little bump the wrong way while unpacking this beauty last year was all it took to shatter. It was right then that I decided to take a photo of all my ornaments. So my big tip is: Photograph your ornaments!  Well, the special ones anyway. Which ones are special to me? The ornaments from my childhood are especially sentimental as […]

Westchase Vet Clinic Recap

WOW!! We had a great turnout at the free individual photo day hosted by Westchase Veterinary Clinic! People even braved the rain and were patient in the long lines…. Thanks everyone! Please post on your personal social media and tag me so we can continue the fun! Save

Tips for picking a photographer

How to Pick the Perfect Professional Photographer What you need to consider before you pay that photography deposit. Christmas is just two months away (Ack!) which means photographers are booking up fast as family portrait sessions for holiday cards are always in high demand. If you’ve started the search for a photographer then you’ll know just how many options there are. Before you go ahead and book a professional photographer for a shoot though, there are a couple important things […]

Halloween Pet Photos!

Save the Date! I will be offering individual Halloween Pet pictures at Westchase Veterinary on Saturday, October 15th.  Come get one digital photo of your furry friend from 9:00-11:00AM.  While the event is free (YES FREE!) as a way to thanks to our loyal clients, we are asking for donations of can goods or pet supplies to support our favorite charities.   Save Save Save

Time for a new look

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Testing out some new logo designs for an updated website. Lots of changes coming soon to my little company! The changes should streamline the process from initial inquiry to image delivery and faster image loading online. I hope it saves both of us time and energy, yet allows us to still communicate effectively.   And what about the name change? Well, it’s simple. . . my last name seems to be too easy to misspell. Plus, […]