Male & Female posing

Photographing and posing males and females hold their own unique set of fun and new challenges. In my experience, females are very clear on what they do not want to look like in a photograph. No matter how fit they are, ladies always ask me “Can you make me look skinnier?” Which as a female,  […]

Leaders traits

As a photographer, I am lucky to meet a variety of community leaders. These leaders often come from different backgrounds, but not always. However, no matter their field, one thing they all have in common is: their dedication to their community and humility.  Meet Kimberly Townsend, Author of “Lifecircle Leadership”  I photographed her for her book marketing campaign […]

Dinosaur exhibit coming to Syracuse!

“The exhibit will feature life-sized dinosaurs, there will be theatrical smoke and fog as patrons walk through the exhibit”  explained MOST Museum President Lauren Kochian, with great excitement! “This makes me want to go back and teach!” exclaimed a retired middle school teacher when I shared the exciting news with her. This exhibit amongst others […]

ana gil-taylor: Headshots | Hair and Makeup question

One of the first questions I get asked by my female headshots customers is; Should I have my hair and make up professionally done? Answer: Yes. Hair and Make-up should go hand-in-hand when investing in your headshots.  Not only will having your hair and make-up professionally done bring you an instant confidence boost, but it will […]