All posts by Shoey Sindel

Candidate photos for Sophie Hahn, Berkeley City Council

I’ve known Sophie Hahn for many years as a family portrait client, an involved parent in Berkeley School issues and as a candidate for City Council.  Over the years I’ve known her to be interested in the city and the community around issues like the environment, equality and development. When Sophie Hahn threw her hat […]

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Berkeley Business Portraits–Carol Fabretti of Shoes on Solano

Having a portrait studio on Solano Ave. in Berkeley allows me an easy opportunity to meet my neighboring business owners. The other day I had the pleasure of photographing Carol Fabretti, owner of Shoes on Solano.  Shoes on Solano is a successful fashion shoe store that has anchored the block for many years. They just […]

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I’m published in fashion photography magazine Beaux Couture

I am thrilled to announce that one of my fashion portraits is published in the April/May issue of Beaux Couture Magazine. Last month, while I was at the Shutterfest Conference in St. Louis, I attended a special fashion photography event curated by Kendra Paige of SM Conceptual.  Kim Terhark Ackerman, owner of Vogue Studio and publisher […]

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Professional Business Headshots: Update Your Portrait

As a business owner, you might wonder how to capture the attention of potential clients. How to get internet shoppers to dig deeper into your web site, learn more about you and your business and choose YOU over your competitor. Your business headshot is a critical way you introduce yourself and to communicate with your audience.

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Family Portraits at Blake Gardens, Kensington

I’ve been photographing Barbara, Greg and Alice since Alice was a few months old.  It’s so rewarding to see my clients become friends and watch the little ones grow.  I like that Alice has positive associations of coming to visit me and my studio and getting her annual portrait taken.  It makes me feel like a […]

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J Weekly Magazine Readers’ Choice–Shoey Sindel Photography

Readers of the J Weekly Magazine, the San Francisco Bay Area’s Jewish magazine, have spoken 3 years in a row.  Yup, Shoey Sindel Photography was voted the Favorite Photographer of the East Bay. The article says, Berkeley photographer Shoey Sindel calls herself a storyteller of people’s lives, using photos to tell the tale.  She documents […]

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