The forecast called for rain. I really thought it would. So much that I packed my raincoat and boots. It’s rare that everything on the big day goes like clockwork. The makeup and hair girls were on schedule, and on point. The girls were nervous about the dance, and did a little rehearsal in the living room. I could tell they’ve really worked hard on this. The dresses were beautiful, and the tuxedos looked sharp. Everyone looked fabulous and on time. When the stretch Hummer limo arrived on time, we were all ready.
I have lots of clients who know where they want their bridal portraits taken at. I sometimes have brides that ask me for my opinion on a good location for the bridal portrait. My natural reflex answer would be, I can create a beautiful bridal portrait in the parking lot of Taco Bell. It’s all… Read More
Jansen Ranch – Portrait Locations If you are looking for RUSTIC, Country, and barns, then the Jansen Ranch may be the perfect location. I live and work in the Spring Branch/Bulverde area, and I used to drive past this ranch every day. Some of the structures were built prior to 1900. It has the rustic,… Read More
Denman Estate Portrait Locations Denman Estate for Photography Portrait Sessions – I love little surprises like this. I’ve been living and photographing San Antonio for the past 10 years. I thought I knew all the picturesque locations in the city and Hill Country. Every now and then, I stumble on a new one. I was… Read More
Gruene Texas Portrait Locations Gruene, the hidden little jewel of New Braunfels and the Texas Hill Country. Well, maybe not so hidden. For those of you who are not locals, it’s a German name that is pronounced “GREEN”. It is another historic little German community on the north side of New Braunfels Texas. The community… Read More
Japanese Tea Garden Japanese Tea Garden – Portrait Locations in San Antonio I think I have a love/hate relationship with the Japanese Tea Garden. This was one of the first locations that I shot portraits at 10 years ago when I moved here. First, the things that I love. It’s beautiful. There are rock walls… Read More
Woodward House Woodward House – Women’s Club of San Antonio – When people ask me for a good locations for portraits, I always mention the Woodward House. This is a historic mansion located North of the downtown area at 1717 San Pedro. It is owned and maintained by the Women’s Club of San Antonio. It… Read More
Pearl Riverwalk Over the years, I’ve had people ask me to recommend different locations around the San Antonio area for portraits. This blog is part of that series where I show you, and give you my opinions on the different portrait locations I’ve used. Everyone knows about the Riverwalk in San Antonio: http://www.thesanantonioriverwalk.com/ Or the… Read More