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 of a Chicago doctor CHICAGO HEALTHCARE PHOTOGRAPHY One of my healthcare clients needed some branding photos showing her and her staff working at the hospital. We did some environmental portraits of her in various settings, both in her office and at the hospital. This physician uses the photos
BLOG Windy Kitty Cafe To keep my sanity during the coronavirus outbreak, I took photos and videos of the adoptable cats at the Windy Kitty Cafe. The cafe had to close and needed to develop online profiles to showcase their adoptable cats, including two cats I rescued off the streets.
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
BLOG CELEBRATION AT A NEW LEAF Chicago event photography The Arbor Day Foundation held a beautiful event at A New Leaf in the Old Town area on the north side of Chicago. I fell in love with the venue which had high ceilings, brick walls, beautiful windows, an outdoor patio,
BLOG CORPORATE HEADSHOTS AT A CHICAGO LAW FIRM A downtown Chicago law firm needed some environmental headshots of their attorneys for the firm’s website. I photographed their entire staff of attorneys and I come back about once a month to photograph new hires. Here is a photo from that shoot,
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