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Black Friday Sale!

November 28, 2015

For today only, Buy 1 Classic Portrait Session, Get 1 Free!  Call or email the studio today to take advantage of this special pricing for 1 day only.  Keep one for yourself and give the other as a gift.  (Valid for 1 …

World Lion Day

August 10, 2015
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Today is World Lion Day and in honor of the African lions I have been honored to see in the wild, I put together a collection of images I've captured from the past 2 years on vists to South Africa, Kenya and …


July 21, 2015

I invited the stunningly gorgeous Whitney back into the studio for her latest session.  Whitney has a wardobe to die for, Roberto Cavalli, Versace, and Giambattista Valli are all regulars in her closet, so she grabbed a few of her favorite gowns …

Headshot Special

July 13, 2015

In today's digital world, we all want to connect with others whether it be clients, future employers, or potential colleagues.  And due to the move into the digitial realm, we have lost a lot of our face to face contact which traditionally …

Happy Independence Day!

July 4, 2015

Taking a moment to quiet myself and reflect on today.  I am so grateful for the freedom and opportunities afforded to me by the hard work and sacrifice of otehrs, from our forefathers and all the way to my parents who immigrated …

Every Kid’s First Hero is Their Dad

June 15, 2015

“Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father! -Lydia M. CHild, Philothea: A Romance, 1836 As Father's Day approaches, it is hard not to think back to our fathers or father figures who have played in integral …

Tara Family Portraits

May 15, 2015

One of my favorite clients came back to us for updated and new family portraits.  The Tara family has long been involved with Shalimar Studios, as the parents Anamika and Sunny, are local representatives for the Akshaya Patra Foundation.  Their annual charity …

Lynn with New Lighting

April 28, 2015

One of the best parts of being a photographer is taking creative freedom to try out new lighting, props and poses.  And so when I had finally come across some down time, I emailed my friend and fellow photographer Lynn, to ask …