Self-taught photographer Kelly Martin of Kelly Martin Photography uses black-and-white, full-color, or partially colorized images to capture the emotional core of the weddings, ceremonies, or corporate events she photographs. Online galleries outfit clients with downloadable images for printing or online use, and print images provide keepsakes for families and friends.
An ultramodern white loveseat sits framed by a wall decked in vinyl records and a zebra-print rug. There, a figure strikes an edgy pose. Though it might sound like a scene from a music executive's metropolitan loft at the height of the Swinging Sixties, the action plays out far closer to home. At Revolution Studios, glamour is only a costume change away. During their photography shoots, they pair individuals and couples with the scenery and inspiration. The team at Revolution Studios encourages their clients to express themselves through personal props and wardrobe choices. In addition to devising personal styles, clients can also have hair and makeup done by on-site experts.
Heather of Heather Swanner Photography has had a passion for photography since she was 16, but it was only when she became a mother that she truly understood the importance of immortalizing everyday life. She puts her maternal experience and her 18 years as a photographer into every shot she takes, working with clients on location during weddings and family portraits. To help pass on her love of the art, she leads students of all levels through lessons.
Like a memory, Robert Eilers's images exude a distinctive and dreamlike glow. While keeping his subjects—whether a child, family, or model—in focus, he gives each a soft finish, which enhances the picture's texture and depth. He applies these touches with ease to draw out each photo's natural beauty, but the process itself isn't simple. It requires a trained eye and a mastery of post-production editing tools. He brings all these ingredients to each session, ensuring every shoot results in pictures primed for framing and preservation.
Post Pro keeps customers' memories current by transferring data from outdated media—be it a family video on VHS or an audio recording on a cassette tape—to modern digital formats. They also perform restoration services such as improving video quality or removing clicks and pops from imperfect audio recordings. With a full-service recording studio outfitted with advanced Neve Genesys equipment, the company also handles clients' sound-recording projects.
Tina Loebach takes pride in the pictures she takes, but she finds even more satisfaction in the time she spends with her clients. Whether it's following a bride on her wedding day or catching the joy in a parent's eye as they pose with their newborn child, Tina uses her gift as a quiet observer to capture true emotions. She also applies her diverse skill set to sultry boudoir shoots, coaxing out each subject's inner pinup in the process.