A picture is worth a thousand words, a fact that helps explain Charles Dickens's brief sojourn into scrapbooking. Create your own prose by posing with this Groupon.
$49 for a Family Photo and Video Fusion Package ($345 Value)
- Approximately 30-minute photo shoot for a family—which can include kids, parents, grandparents, and pets—at 1 of 10 area locations (a $150 value)
- Photos and video shot simultaneously in one session (a $100 value)
- Download of a high-definition video with still images and footage from the shoot (a $50 value)
- One retouched 8"x10" print (a $45 value)
Video footage brings still poses to life in a unique fusion of digital images and high-definition video shot together in real time.
Photographer Stuart Townsley uses a trained eye and high-tech equipment to capture memories into frameworthy prints and digital art, using 10 of LA's most attractive landmarks as backdrops. The famed local sites where he sets up camp—such as the roaring Pacific Ocean under Santa Monica Pier or the 1930s architecture and picturesque fountain of Union Station—elegantly complement subjects' smiling visages. His shutter snaps hundreds of times during each photo shoot, immortalizing the faces, poses, and secret handshakes of families and well-behaved pets. Well-versed in state-of-the-art retouching gear, Stuart unfurls his astutely edited creations onto glossy prints, canvases, and online albums.
Stuart's advice on what to wear and bring to shoots, garnered through 12 years of professional experience, conveniently resides online to aid in the selection of appropriate outfits for every mother, father, child, or hamster.