5 new ways to use Instagram in 2017

At the end of 2016 I was burnt-out and ready for a break from social media – Instagram to be specific. Instead of deleting my account for good, I forced myself to take a two week “vacation” from the app, by completely removing it from my phone, and making a promise to not check until ...

Travel New Mexico – Instagram Takeover

A few weeks ago, my best friend Lauren Koval and I set out on a road trip from Tuscon, Arizona to Santa Fe, New Mexico with a stop in White Sands National Monument for a mini photoshoot. Shortly after we completed out trip, Travel New Mexico reached out to us to do a joint Instagram ...

Simple Etiquette tips for Instagram

With the rapid increase of users using Instagram for marketing, micro blogging and simply photo-sharing – it’s important to learn and remember a few simple etiquette tips when interacting with followers and the people you follow. From my experience as an avid instagrammer, I’ve compiled a few useful “rules” to remember the next time you ...

5 Tips to getting more followers on Instagram

Since coming back from the Napcp Retreat and teaching about curating your online presence, I’ve been thinking more and more about social media and how to use it as a tool to better your business. I took some of my key talking points from my presentation, and combined them with a few other important tips ...

Leveraging Instagram for your Business & Interview with Photo Business Tools

Want to learn how you can use Instagram as a tool for your business? Here are a few quick tips to get you started, * Create honest and interesting content * Interact with your followers, follow people back and leave genuine and thoughtful feedback * Create a hashtag for your brand/business so others can utilize ...

Seattle Senior Portraits at Christianson’s Nursery

As many locals know, March in the Northwest is one of the worst times of year to rely on the weather for photography. Sometimes you may luck out with a dry day – but almost nothing is in bloom. This is why I have turned to amazing locations such as Christianson’s Nursery for reliable and ...

Using Savage Seamless paper with Natural Light

When it’s cold, raining and uninspiring to be outdoors, the next best thing can be a daylight photography studio. For Horseshoe‘s “Spring Break and Vacation trends” photoshoot we needed a setting that would look warm and inviting. Since we would have no other choice to be indoors for this particular project, we decided that using ...

REPORT Shoes – Palm Springs

Photography, Michelle Moore Client, REPORT Shoes Model, Danielle Vicoria Hair & Makeup, Chelsea Nicole Assistant, Jodi Tanaka Equipment Used, Canon 1DX and Canon 50mm 1.2L Photographed on location in Palm Springs at That Pink Door and Mooreten’s Botanical Garden Many locations in Palm Springs require permits – if you have any questions, please feel free ...

REPORT Shoes – Barrio Viejo

Photography, Michelle Moore Client, REPORT Shoes Model, Nicole Kay Clark Hair & Makeup, Chelsea Nicole Hair & Makeup Assistant, Chelsea Layton Assistant, Michelle Perry Equipment Used, Canon 1DX and Canon 50mm 1.2L Photographed on location in the Barrio Viejo of Tucson, Arizona follow REPORT shoes on Instagram or web to see more images from our ...

Aide-Memoire Jewelry – Monthly Content Photography

Happy New Year! This week we are highlighting one of our favorite jewelry clients, Aide-Memoire Jewelry. Owner Aran Galligan handcrafts gorgeous eco-friendly fine jewelry for both everyday wear and weddings. We love working with local artisans, especially when they create products using recycled and sustainable materials whenever possible. We firmly stand-behind and believe in all-inclusive ...