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Take your photography to the next level at the PhotoPlus Expo in NYC

  Once again, for the fifth year in a row, I attended the PhotoPlus Expo in New York City.  This behemoth of an event is held in the Jacob Javitz Center, and it is simply amazing. Whether you’re an avid amateur or an accomplished professional, if photography is your passion, you owe it to yourself [...]

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Men’s Portraits

I love the chance to do men’s portraits or headshots, especially if my client is open to seeing some different approaches to the photo.  There’s a great opportunity for drama and strength, with blunter shadows than we usually look for in women’s and children’s images.     Black and white images are often very strong choices [...]

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Wedding in Greenwich, CT by Beth Madison Photography

Quiet wedding in Greenwich

           

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Portraits are great anniversary presents

What do you give your parents for their anniversary?

I’m so glad their daughter suggested a photo session, because it gave me the pleasure of meeting the most loving couple I’ve seen in a long time.  Their feelings for each other really shine through, don’t you think?

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High School teens make fantastic models!

High School Photos

High school portraits and teen photos are hotter than ever now, since teens — even more than the rest of us — live in a social media world. Whether for Facebook, their i-phones or i-pads, teens love to have The Awesome Photo. In Stamford, CT, there are lots of locations to get great images.

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Weimaraners are high fashion models

Weimaraners – the “high-fashion models” of the dog world

I did a shoot recently of two Weimaraners.  These guys are a photographer’s dream — all cheekbones and legs.  Take a look. … Except when they’re being totally goofy… And then they get all dignified again.

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A quiet moment

Portraits don’t have to mean smiles

The best portraits capture authentic emotions and moments, and many shots that people react to most strongly are not the typical smiling faces.  A child — or teen, or adult — caught in a moment of thought, daydreams, or even reacting to obviously unfair parental scolding,  often provokes the reaction, “Oh — I know that [...]

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Homeowners: Working with what you have

To update your home inexpensively, re-paint and change your wall art. Fine art photography can be an economic alternative to paintings.

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Getting silly with the girls…

These girls were so sweet, giggly and just fantastic to play with and photograph.

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Online dating success begins with a great photo

It’s a shame to say, but most people who use online dating services only stop to read personal information about someone if they like what they see in the photo. So it’s crucial to post a photo that shows you at your very best.

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