Category Archives: Family

The Photographer’s Family

So, photographers like nice portraits of their family, too. But, with the busy pace of the photographer’s life being what it is, that is sometimes one of the last things to happen. I’d been trying since last Christmas to take portraits of my family, but either the weather was atrocious, or someone was sick, or […]

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A Wintertime Family

So, it’s winter, the first week of December, and it’s a bit chilly in Claremore, Oklahoma. Not only that, but the forecast is calling for steady rain on the day the portrait is scheduled! But, hey, this is the last chance before Christmas for the Randall family to have their traditional Christmas portraits taken. So, […]

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Mother and Child

So the fall day was nippy, but mother and child appeared, so we set about creating portraits. Stuart Park in Tulsa was gusting with wind, the hair bow kept falling off, and between mother and child there was static, then simpatico. The strobe I was using was whipped by the wind, whopping it cockeyed again […]

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The Thomas Family Portraits

The Thomas family were a dream to photograph. They arrived dressed impeccably and in good spirits. They were relaxed and comfortable inĀ  front of the camera. And, on top of it all, we enjoyed a balmy fall evening with pleasant skies and mild temperatures. The fact that there were multiple generations present and lots of […]

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A Warm Family Portrait

In nearly the hottest summer on record in Tulsa, Oklahoma, what’s a self-respecting photographer specializing in outdoor portraits to do? Why, keep right on taking portraits! Now, of course, there are limits: if there is a heat advisory, we re-schedule. But, otherwise, we go right on taking great portraits. Jason and Andrea came with their […]

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