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The experience to capture your image.
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Since the advent of digital photography and Photoshop techniques, the trend for many photographers has been to shoot "natural" or existing light, without concern for additional lighting. Although there may be some circumstances where that technique is acceptable, the photograph is almost always vastly improved by lighting, both for interiors as well as dusk exteriors of buildings. My philosophy for lighting is to illuminate the scene in a way that naturally accentuates the design, leading the viewer's eye where I want it to go. My clients understand and appreciate the difference that my lighting makes in portraying their projects; this lighting approach adds clarity, atmosphere and drama to the photograph that would otherwise be compromised without additional lighting. I also spend considerable time on the computer enhancing and retouching the images, however, there is no substitution for the art of fine lighting. I also offer a "simplified" lighting approach when budget and time restraints are a concern.


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