Portrait of a Chicago architect
CHICAGO PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY
A global design firm needed some photos of their Chicago staff for their website. We did some great environmental portraits using their beautiful office space as the backdrop.
You only get one initial image to put yourself out there in the corporate world, and that means you’re going to want it to be as close to perfect as possible. Obviously, we’ll leave what you wear and how you make yourself look in the shot up to you, but details like the setting and background are not to be forgotten. A more modern approach to corporate photography is the environmental portrait. In general, being captured at work is the best way to show a more creative and relaxed side to your personality, and is used more often by creatives: chefs, musicians, freelancers, etc. Although it’s a more complicated process, requiring you to choose a good location, it looks more natural and implies you’re more inclined to original, innovative thinking.
BLOG Headshots that maintain social distance during the covid-19 outbreak CHICAGO PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY It may be counterintuitive, but now is the perfect time to take corporate headshots or portraits in some of Chicago’s iconic outdoor locations. Due to the Shelter In Place order, these normally crowded places are near empty
BLOG Company party with performance by Mark Toland Mind Reader CHICAGO EVENT PHOTOGRAPHY This company hosts a yearly party and award ceremony for their superintendents and I am lucky enough to photograph it every year. This year was especially great, as the venue was one of my favorites and the
BLOG Company party on a Wrigley rooftop CHICAGO Event PHOTOGRAPHY If you’re a Chicago Cubs fan, you are probably already familiar with the Wrigley Rooftops, which are a series of rooftops in the immediate area of Wrigley Field where you can watch the Cubs play. A company hosted a private
BLOG Executive portrait for financial advisor magazine CHICAGO PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY Financial Advisor magazine contacted me to provide some photos of a financial advisor for an article. We did several shoots at Northern Trust Bank, including a location in their beautiful lobby with high ceilings and marble walls. Check out the
BLOG Portraits and Promo Photos For Saturday Night Live’s Nora Dunn CHICAGO PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY Truly one of the highlights of my photography career was working with my comedy hero Nora Dunn. I grew up watching her every week on Saturday Night Live and was so honored to be able to
BLOG Backstage with one direction Chicago Event Photography One Direction performed at Chicago’s Soldier Field and I was hired to photograph the backstage party. Elizabeth Arden threw them a party backstage to celebrate the launch of their collaboration on a cologne. One of the attendees snapped this cell phone pic