Tag: personal

Branding Photography – Michela Ricci, owner of The Early Bird PHX

Branding Photography – Michela Ricci, owner of The Early Bird PHX

This year as we venture into the new decade, we are taking time to walk the talk. I am often heard saying, “A rising tide raises all ships,” and with that, I am featuring some of the dynamic female business owners and executives that I have the fortune of meeting and photographing. First up is […]

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

It’s been a whirlwind few months with my trip to Iceland, family portrait sessions, and my move to Arizona.  I am so happy to be in a new state to expand and grow Shalimar Studios.  I can now welcome more families and clients into the fold and photograph them in ways just like I do […]

Refugees – We Want to Tell Your Story

Refugees – We Want to Tell Your Story

Hi Friends and Clients!  We are officially into 2017 and we do hope it is treating you well. In the past we have periodically looked for volunteers for personal projects that are outside of our typical client jobs.  You can see some of those unique Signature Sessions here on the website, where we’ve collaborated with […]

Life of a Creative

Life of a Creative

Whether choosing the path of a creative or somehow falling into it by chance, the life of an artist is one that can be both daunting and enormously gratifying.  In all honesty, I consider myself more academic minded than creatively minded.  That is because I come from an upbringing where only behind family, education was […]

I Want To Be a Photographer…Where Do I Start?

I Want To Be a Photographer…Where Do I Start?

I'm often asked questions from those aspiring to become photographers whether it be hobbyist or pro, where to start, what gear to buy, how to find clients, etc. My advice is always the same, first and foremost, become a good photographer.  Having a solid skill set can not be bypassed and overcome with great marketing […]

Humanitarian Photo Project with The Giving Lens and COSA

Humanitarian Photo Project with The Giving Lens and COSA

The truth is, I've tried writing this blog post several times now, and each time I have to get up from the computer.  There are so many emotions, feelings and thoughts that swirl through my mind that I don't know where to start.  But I have to start somewhere and that goes back to almost […]