Category: photography tips & tricks

  • friday before & after | long island newborn photographer

    It’s been a while since I shared a before & after so I thought I would share the one I worked on last night. This adorable little cutie was 6 days old when he came to see me earlier this week. Check out his hair: those are highlights! He was gorgeous! He skin photographed a…

  • before & after | long island newborn photographer

    Part of me thinks that Blogging this is not my best idea. =P  After all, who wants to show their less-than-perfect work? I’m pretty sure people aren’t interested in paying me for the top image alone. ;) That said, I am going to bite the bullet, hold my head high and hit POST as soon…

  • sharpening for the web | tips & tricks

    As with everything in Photoshop, there are dozens of ways to do one simple task. Everyone has a way that works for them. I never feel like my way is particularly right, but I rarely do things the “right” way to begin with: I just do them in a way that works for me. I…

  • cake smash details | long island birthday photographer

    I put together some Cake Smash info and wanted to share that here. But first, a fun before and after. Some kids love their Smash. L-O-V-E it. Some hate it. And many others fall in between. They are interested for a bit and then either A) get bored or B) get grossed out at the…

  • bitty baby girl | long island newborn photographer

    I am kind of liking my Friday before & after posts. :) I am really happy with the way this photo turned out. Abby, 7 days new, was photographed in my home this past Monday. I did a few shots on my deep plum textured blanket but it sort of photographed more brown than I…

  • happy 100th day + before and after

    Today is the 100th day of school for my two older kids. In honor of this exciting day in the life of a Miller child, I present to you 100 Legos in a glass jar (what Andrew brought in to share with his class). I also have a Friday before & after to share! Isn’t…

  • FDNY baby sneak peek | long island newborn photographer

    A quick little Friday peek and it comes in the form of a before and after! :) Always important to show how my newborns are never, ever put in unsafe positions. More often than not, Mom or Dad’s hands or arms are Photoshopped out of trickier shots. Safety first! Here, I rolled out my black…