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 ...

Dandylion Seattle – Restaurant Photography

Earlier this summer I had the pleasure of working with MyKorzi (a Seattle-based Creative Marketplace) for their client, Dandylion – a brand-new tapas bar in Lower Queen Anne, created by brothers Kleon and Matias Tona. I was tasked with the responsibility of photographing the interior of the restaurant (designed by Lauren Koval), a series of ...

REPORT – Georgetown

Photography, Michelle Moore Client, REPORT Shoes Model, Megan Nakata for Heffner Management Hair & Makeup, Melissa Korn Wardrobe Styling, Jill Renae Creative Assistant, Jake Parrish Equipment Used, Canon 1DX and Canon 50mm 1.2L Photographed on location in the Georgetown neighborhood of Seattle, Washington with permit. follow REPORT shoes on Instagram or web to see more ...

Natural Light Headshots with Savage Seamless Paper

I’m always extremely flattered (and honored!) when a fellow photography peer entrusts me to the task of capturing new headshots for their bio and branding. Rachel of Rachel Davis Photography is no exception. Located in the beautiful city of Snohomish (where I – in fact grew up!) she is taking over the local Senior Portrait ...

Color Switch – Influencer Campaign with Rachel Cook

I recently teamed up with model and social media influencer Rachel Cook to create a few images of the brand-new swag for the iPhone gaming app, Color Switch. We met up at my studio, Larimar Studios and used one of my favorite pink background colors from Savage Universal to create this fun and colorful images ...

Horseshoe – Monthly Content Images

One of the newest offerings I have been bringing my clients are Monthly “Social-Media” photoshoots. These mini-photoshoots are meant to create lifestyle images that showcase your product and give you new content on a monthly basis that you can use for your social media channels. We typically focus on four outfits (styled with your product ...