Beira Brown

beira brown’s favorite things

beira brown’s favorite things

Lock up your wallets because we’ve got a fun, and tempting, series for you to get to know the CMpros a little better! What better way to learn about them than to ask them what their favorite things are, photography related or not? Next up is Beira Brown sharing what she loves!
beira brown’s favorite things

1. Gardening: There’s nothing like the fullness of flavor and satisfaction from a homegrown tomato (or any other garden vegetable).  My mom has gardened since I(…)

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organized and printed, your photos

organized and printed, your photos

by Beira Brown
“You must have such amazing photos of your children!” clients would say. I smiled and nodded politely but I would think, “If they only knew I haven’t printed any photos of my baby.” My personal photos were a disorganized mess and the majority were not treasured or enjoyed simply because they were not printed. At least I had them, right? Okay, let’s be honest…when was the last time that you and your family sat around your computer “ooh”’ing(…)

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photographing baby’s first year

photographing baby’s first year

by Beira Brown

The first year of a child’s life is filled with awe and amazement. It’s a time of many changes for a family and many opportunities to make new memories. It is a time, that as a photographer, we get to stop time when babies keep growing.  For parents, they simply want beautiful images of their equally beautiful baby.

Educating parents in the process that we take is a very important part of the experience and memories tied to the(…)

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how to photograph and process silhouettes

how to photograph and process silhouettes

by Courtney Keim
My absolute favorite thing to incorporate into a photo session is the silhouette.  Most people think it’s so tough to create one but in fact, it’s rather simplistic.

There are many different ways you can create and process a silhouette and some of the time it’s a personal preference not only in your style and how you photograph it but also in the post processing.  I’m a fan of a bright background, a little sun flare, and a total(…)

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managing client expectations

managing client expectations

Finding that perfect balance between what your clients expect and what you are able to deliver can be difficult and stressful.  It’s definitely a skill that takes some time to master.  On the CMblog today is CMpro Beira Brown to discuss a few tips on managing client expectations.  Not only is Beira an amazing photographer but she has a brilliant business mind and has an excellent rapport with her clients!
managing client expectations
by Beira Brown

“You exceeded our expectations!” Those are four(…)

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