Best Ways To Use Your Professional Photos To Enhance Your Brand

BEST WAYS TO USE YOUR PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS TO ENHANCE YOUR BRAND  Now that you have a folder filled with stunning images let me help you make the most of them. Here are a few ideas on using your professional photos to elevate your brand and take it to the next level. Create a Killer Email […]

Creative Portrait Photography Session with Emerson

I’m Gilmar Smith, I’m a creative portrait photographer based in Orlando, Fl. It is not secret that I love photography. More than a job for me is my obsession, my therapy, my happy place. So whenever I find myself in the studio I try my best to enjoy every second of the creative process by […]

Creative Personal Brand Session with Shena Field

There’s nothing more flattering than a client traveling from another state just for a photo session. Recently, I had the incredible opportunity to work with Shena, who flew all the way from South Carolina for a personal brand session. This experience was a true testament to the power of vision and creativity in photography.  THE […]

Personal Brand Session with Jesse Rottinghaus

As a creative portrait photographer based in Orlando, Florida, I strive to infuse every photo session with a unique touch that truly captures the essence of my clients. Recently, I had the pleasure of working with Jesse Rottinghaus, a real estate agent who wanted to showcase his personal brand in a way that stands out […]

Creative Personal Brand Session with Dr. Lyly Nguyen

CREATIVE PERSONAL BRAND SESSION WITH DR. LYLY NGUYEN. In the heart of Orlando, Dr. Lyly Nguyen stands out as a leading figure in plastic surgery, renowned for her expertise, dedication, and compassionate approach. As a photographer specializing in creative portraiture, I recently had the honor of capturing Dr. Nguyen’s essence through my lens. Our photoshoot […]

Black and White Photography Studio SetUp with a V-Flat.

THE PERFECT BLACK & WHITE PHOTOGRAPHY SETUP WITH A V-FLAT. BLACK & WHITE Headshots are a way people introduce themselves to the world. It’s the first image people see of you on a resume, or social media account such as LinkedIn, and the image people usually attach to their business cards and brochures. While gray […]

Wide Angle Lenses for Portrait Photography

MASTERING WIDE ANGLE LENSES FOR UNCONVENTIONAL PORTRAIT ARTISTRY.  As a photographer, you may have heard a billion times that you should never photograph people with a wide-angle lens because of the distortion they create, and man, you can find so many trolls policing these rules all over the internet. But to me, rules are only […]

RGB LIGHTING: Colored Shadows.

RGB LIGHTING COLORED SHADOWS. Photography is an art form that thrives on creativity, and one of the essential elements photographers utilize to craft captivating images is lighting. While natural light is a favorite choice for many, artificial lighting techniques can add an exciting dimension and control to your photography. In this article, we’ll explore the […]

Monochromatic Portraits.

MONOCHROMATIC PORTRAITS. HARNESSING THE VISUAL IMPACT OF A SINGLE COLOR. Photography has the remarkable power to capture the essence of a subject and evoke emotions in the viewer. By utilizing a single color in the background, clothing, and props, we can create visually striking images that leave a lasting impact.   Through monochromatic photography, we can […]

Exploring The Artistic Potential Of Props.

EXPLORING THE ARTISTIC POTENTIAL OF PROPS. Props are my favorite elements to enhance the visual appeal and storytelling potential of my pictures. Props not only add interest and help to tell a story in a photograph but also help subjects feel more at ease, allowing them to pose naturally and create captivating images. In this […]

Personal Brand Sessions FAQ

Personal Brand sessions FAQ Frequently Asked Questions Can I have a consultation before I book my session? Of course! I offer 15 minutes phone consultations, where we can get to know each other, discuss ideas, locations, usage of your images, and the date and time of the session that works best for you. You can […]

What To Wear On A Personal Brand Session

WHAT TO WEAR ON A PERSONAL BRAND SESSION. A personal brand photography session is an opportunity to make a remarkable first impression and communicate your brand’s story visually. By selecting the right wardrobe, embracing authenticity, and connecting with your audience, you elevate the impact of your personal brand imagery. Let your clothing choices reflect your […]

Personal Brand Sessions With Rachel

PERSONAL BRAND PHOTO SESSIONS: RACHEL ALDERMAN. Since 2019, I have had the privilege of being Rachel’s Personal Brand photographer, and together, we have crafted a remarkable collection of images that authentically capture her vibrant and bubbly personality and contagious enthusiasm. It is truly remarkable to witness how Rachel’s personal brand imagery consistently resonates with her […]

Personal Brand Session Giveaway 2023

PERSONAL BRAND PHOTO SESSION GIVEAWAY! I am super excited to announce my annual Personal Brand Photography Session GIVEAWAY!. This prize is perfect for entrepreneurs and small business owners who want to level up their online presence and stand out from the competition.  To enter, participants must complete the form below. The giveaway will close on […]