Category Archives: Education

November Gift Certificate Sale and a pumpkin gem recipe

Happy November everyone. As I sit here writing and watching the falling leaves, and the aroma of pumpkin gems in the oven wafts through the kitchen into my office, I am reminded again of how truly blessed I am.  So, … Continue reading

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Moline Pet Photographer Chats About Light, Part 1

One of the things that I teach my students in my Quad City photography classes is to embrace their main light source and use it to: Provide impact so people take notice of your image. Tell the story of your subject. … Continue reading

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Flash Sale on Photography Classes, Moline Illinois

Are you too cool for school? Our special this week might change your mind.   Working with the Quad City Times, I am running a flash sale on our Fall Photography Classes.  Normally $129 for a full day of learning, you … Continue reading

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A New Year’s Resolution: Study Art

When’s the last time you have studied a painting? I mean, really studied. You looked at the lighting patterns, or in some cases, lack of patterns, catch lights, posing, colors and the brushstrokes. Pick up a biography of an artist. … Continue reading

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The day after class…What should I do first?

You made arrangements for the kids, walked the dog, and put your spouse in charge of lunch and dinner. You packed your camera bag, grabbed a notebook and headed off to class to spend the day learning about your camera … Continue reading

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Photography Classes in Moline Illinois

  Another round of classes will soon be starting!  Check out the schedule and then call Lisa at 309.269.5013 to register!  All classes are $49.00 and will be held at Lisa’s studio or the 15th Avenue Christian Church in Rock Island.  … Continue reading

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A Photographer’s Service…It’s All About You

A couple of weeks ago, an article about wedding photography was brought to my attention.  In order to save money, brides were and grooms were encouraged to rent the good cameras like the professionals have and let family and friends … Continue reading

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