Memories look better in black and white.
The beginning of a new chapter begins in two young lives. As they try to forget the worries of the day, they both prepare to find each other. What started as a glance is now an exchange for a promise. As the wedding party makes their way down the aisle, the groom is comforted at the … Read more
My cousin Darlene told me a month ago she was getting married but a part of me didn’t believe her. I then received a text message: “I’m getting married Wednesday.” It was a different wedding experience since Darlene is one of my close cousins. At times I had to put my camera down to help … Read more
My EX- co worker (inside joke), asked me if I would do a shoot with him and his girlfriend. Since we’re use to working together, it was awkward telling him to kiss his girlfriend in front of me. I pretend I was shooting an indie movie so I could snap out of my, “office mother” … Read more
As I was editing today’s shoot, I couldn’t help but smile. My itunes played a song by, “Us and Our Daughters” the song went so well to the photos, I thought I was going to shed a tear. Gerald surprised his wife Rosanna with a photos shoot for their 5th wedding anniversary. She was indeed … Read more
I gave my self a week to film, edit and post a completed movie scene. Tomorrow I’ll write about the making of, what I learned, and what this scene means. One thing I will share with you: I have chosen my audience and who I want to delight. I enjoy movies that are honest and … Read more
Olivia & Ruben’s Wedding The past few weddings I’ve done have been video. I usually stand behind the photographer and follow their lead. This time I was the photographer. I had vowed to myself that I wouldn’t stress out, that I would keep my cool while shooting. I’m not sure how much I kept that … Read more
Andrea has tried to arrange an engagement photo shoot with me for months. Finally today everyone’s schedule lined up. I was excited to direct Mark and Andrea to be romantic. Little did I know, they didn’t need much help. They were both a joy to have around, there were times where I couldn’t stop laughing … Read more
Romantic Poster, originally uploaded by Monica Briano. Photo of the Day May 13 2010 – Romantic Poster. I wonder if it’s just me, but she looks worried.