Tag Archives: Bay Area

Business Portraits–USE Credit Union Headshots for Creative Advertising

Effective Business Portraits don’t have to be boring! USE Credit Union is no ordinary lending institution and they don’t want ordinary, run-of-the-mill advertising photos for their advertising. Unlike the mega-banks like Wells Fargo and Bank of America, USE Credit Union, with offices in Berkeley, is a friendly institution who pride themselves on outstanding customer service and […]

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Family Gathers for Christmas & Portraits

Lynn’s family gathered at her Berkeley Hills house for Christmas and she wanted to treat them to a family portrait session.  In attendance were Lynn, her nephew, his wife and their two young kids and his two older children.  It was just after Christmas so the tree was up and the 4 year-old son had plenty […]

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Lenore and Bruce, Bay Area Wedding Photography

Photographing weddings allows me to be more than a witness of events.  It’s a privileged position being an intimate participant (albeit on the sideline) of emotional and personal moments. When I photograph weddings I get in close to, and actually look for, the moments of subtle and overt displays of emotion between bride and groom, their parents, […]

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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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Composer Wendy Reid and her bird Lulu SIT for a business portrait

I received a call from Wendy the other day.  She needed a business portrait to publicize her upcoming performance a the SF Jazz Center.  Wendy asked if I could photograph her and her bird, Lulu.  I hesitated and I’ll confess why.  It’s not that I can’t photograph people with their animals.  I’ve photographed people and […]

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Meet Valeska Ramet, Relationship Coach

I meet the most interesting people while photographing their business head shots.  Valeska Ramet is one such person.  Valeska coaches people who want to find love, find the right person to love & heal from relationship patterns that don’t serve.  She is a  solution-oriented relationship coach based in the San Francisco Bay Area.  She partners with […]

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Mira Vista Country Club Party with Dean Martin and Marilyn Monroe

Boy does Mira Vista Country Club know how to throw a party.  It was so lavish that even Marilyn Monroe and Dean Martin came.  The evening featured cocktails (of course), dinner and entertainment from the Bay Area Big Band with the very talented Chris Gardener as Dean Martin and a convincing Marilyn Monroe impersonator.  Everyone […]

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Business Portraits: photographing Bay Area’s top criminal and litigation lawyers

A business picture is worth a thousand words–and often thousands of dollars.  Consumers shop for professionals and often pursue or reject services based solely on a seconds-long view of a web site’s home page.  The business portrait or head-shot is a vital element in your marketing and branding.  It educates your client about who you […]

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