ArtChick’s Blog

Model Portfolio for Keti Melelashvili

Having creative shooting days is so important to experiment with other methods of lighting approaches and to showcase some new ideas to inspire potential new and current clients. For this session, I wanted to test out my new lighting kit -  Profoto B10 Plus (two light...

Portraits in Studio and On location

Portraits in Studio and On Location I'm proud  to announce my new set up to document professional portraits in studio and on location.  I have been longing to part my ways with my old comet lights  and to switch to more compact Profoto lighting system .  Finally I...

V-Flats and Gels in Studio

I'm excited to announce that I purchased V-Flats from @vflatworld just recently.  The delivery was a fast turn around too.  I just had to dive into them right away using my Profoto B10 lighting kit. This set up is incredible because I can take the studio just about...

Promotional Images for DJ Jeff Rush

Promotional Images for DJ Jeff RushJeff Rush is a professional nightclub DJ in Philadelphia since 1977. He started when he was 16, and worked in the clubs underaged (it was a loophole if you were an employee!)He went on to do local radio and internet shows...

Flashback How I Started My Photography Career

Flashback How I Started My Photography Career I always had a passion for music, painting, and photography.  Do you remember when MTV was all about music videos and not reality tv?  Well if so great I feel less old, if not well... there was a time. My mother in the...

Vulnerability Series

Sometimes I get a craving to break away from the safe corporate portrait and dive into the emotional state of mind.  Arielle was a great muse for me to work with.  She was always game to push the envelop and experiment with any concept.  For this series of images, we...

Business Headshot On Location

So today I received a last-minute business headshot request and happen to be available.   At first, the client was a bit hesitant to book due to pricing, but I managed to explain the process of image creation to justify the service. Now everyone nowadays can snap a...

Surreal Portraits Come to Life

Back in 2007, I decided to photograph myself in different scenarios and learn Adobe Photoshop to manipulate my images into one cohesive story.  Each day I would randomly pick an idea like 'Pouring myself coffee' or 'Falling dream'.  It was like a puzzle to figure out...

Model Portfolio for Kadence Cook

Model Portfolio for Kadence Cook Kadence Cook member of PhillyFace.com and model for Model Management Agency before they closed down about a year ago, is looking for a new agent.    We covered four looks for her new portfolio.   As we all know children grow up fast...

Promotional Images for Musician Gabryel Kevyn

Promotional Images for Musician Gabryel Kevyn Makeup by Allson Goetz. Photographed under the L train, on Frankford Avenue, and within a local music shop around the corner. The city is the stage as well as in the studio. Gabriel really adored the smoke machine too....