What I Learned Creating Bella Allure

Published: May 5, 2017

Bella Allure Studios is my former business partner’s company. It was originally created under C&B Photography as our boudoir brand. Here are the lessons I learned from creating that brand and how it has affected me as an artist and entrepreneur. I will start with a history of C&B Photography and why we decided to […]

Using Instagram Filters on a Photographer’s Photos

Published: March 31, 2017

Instagram is a great photo sharing site. It is the love and bane of photographers. Photographers love Instagram because it allows us to share our photos and is the exact medium of what we do. Unlike Facebook, Instagram is meant for photography.

Who Owns the Copyright on Photos

Published: March 24, 2017

I see this discussion come op every so often. Someone hires a photographer for a session and gets the photos. The photographer likely posts copies of the images to their website, Instagram and other social media. The client then complains that the photographer doesn’t own the images and needs to take them down. Well, it isn’t […]

Dangerous Places to Take Pictures

Published: March 17, 2017

Recently a young woman died while having her picture taken on railroad tracks in Texas as reported by PetaPixel. Unfortunately several people a year are killed in this manner. It got me thinking about all of the dangerous places photographers put their “clients” in to get “the shot.” I know you want to take pictures […]