Category Archives: Informational

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PSA: National “Be Kind to Your Portrait Photographer” Weeks

In case you think we photographers lead a glamorous life I’ll let you in on a little secret:  I’ve beenView full post »

Family photos for everyday

Have you seen Chatbooks?   If you haven’t yet you should really think about checking them out. Chatbooks is a wayView full post »

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Photographing Your Selfie, aka How To Take the Best Selfie

First a disclaimer: my proclamation of selfies for everyone is not meant to be a substitution for beautiful qualityView full post »

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What is Custom Photography

On occasion a phone call will come through to the studio inquiring what Marmalade Photography offers in terms ofView full post »

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Product Spotlight: Our Gallery Albums

This 10×10 custom created coffee table album was recently delivered to its’ permanent home.  I wanted to doView full post »

Beautiful New Mini Series on Photography

Introducing Africa to photography is a concept portrayed by this new mini series: Artscape – The New AfricanView full post »

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The Bad, The Worse and The Ugly Side of Photography (strap yourselves in for this one)

There’s a real problem in this industry of photography, something that most professional photographers of anyView full post »

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A Professional Photographer Shows You How To Take Better Camera Phone Photos

How to take better camera phone photos: a blog entry designed to help readers take better photos with the equipmentView full post »

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Teen Photo Shoot On Location in Wilmette

Sneak peek for a longtime client family, a sibling session, on location in beautiful North Shore Wilmette, ILView full post »