For more than 20 years, the professional photographers at Charlie's Angels Photography have worked to capture images that not only preserve memories but also incorporate artistic touches. Their digital galleries boast shots from larger occasions such as weddings and runway shows to private events such as boudoir and portrait sessions. Their staff also includes professional makeup artists, who can prep subjects for shoots or gussy up complexions before weddings or high-school-graduation re-enactments.
Handicap Accessible: No
Staff Size: 2?10 people
Parking: Metered street parking
Most popular service: Custom massage
Pro Tip: Soothing Palm Bodyworks is located inside of the Sweatshop. Upon entering, head up the stairs to the first door.
At Soothing Palm Bodyworks, licensed massage therapist Benjamin Blanchard eases muscular pain with his broad repertoire of massage modalities. Benjamin specializes in alleviating chronic pain, such as carpal tunnel syndrome, as well as sciatic based pain, treating rotator cuffs, and using treatments that include hot-stone, reflexology, sports, and deep-tissue massage.
At the "I Can Do It!" conference, participants learn from a collection of dynamic speakers and authors on ways to strengthen the body, mind, and spirit. On Friday night, renowned keynote speaker Dr. Wayne W. Dyer will speak about how to achieve a more fulfilling life by shifting one's focus from ambition to meaning. Saturday's line-up features several regular Oprah contributors, including Marianne Williamson)—who will address the spiritual, emotional, and psychological roots of weight loss—and Cheryl Richardson, who will teach you how to reprogram your unconscious mind so that it stops getting stuck in zero-gravity elevators. Sunday showcases an entirely different lineup of inspirational all-stars as they cover topics such as Chinese face reading, treating health problems with intuition, and how to become happy for no reason without lethal exposure to Joker venom. Over the course the day, conference-goers will be free to amble amongst morning and evening keynote speakers, topping their motivational parfait with whatever electives strike their soul-fancy.
Quality photos capture piercing looks, toothy smiles, and elusive dodo sightings much more efficiently then papier-mâché sculptures. At studiolano, photographer April Catalano utilizes her many years of experience to photograph subjects with a microscopic attention to detail. During a one-hour session at studiolano’s fully equipped studio, April will rattle off 50–75 shots of multiple poses with the speed and precision of a camera-fitted, laser-guided cheetah. Striking images are artfully captured with an uncommon eye to provide game-changing glimpses of the subject’s pleasant disposition that can’t be replicated with an emoticon-riddled letter of recommendation. After the photo shoot, customers place their package order from the comfort of their plush, indoor hammocks with online proof viewing and ordering.