Author Archives: tand1


How to Execute the Perfect Headshot | Harry Pocius Photography

What makes a business headshot exceptional? A headshot that is approachable and warm yet still professional. Personally, I believe it’s all about the eyes and the smile. A genuine smile will create that subtle glimmer […]


Custom Headshots

“It’s one thing to make a picture of what a person looks like. It’s another thing to make a portrait of who they are.” -Paul Caponigro Head shots are not a dime a dozen. In […]


Calling All Models | Model Test Sessions

I am SO excited to get to add a new service to my repertoire. For years I’ve been doing personal branding photography and have loved the opportunity to provide clients with photographs that speak to […]


Happy Holidays!

Wow, what a year it’s been! As 2019 comes to a close as the holidays approach, I think about all the different people I’ve met through photography. It has been such a pleasure being able […]


Joan of Arc; Gender Non-Conformist

Joan of Arc: gender non-conformist, martyr, or both? Ash Blight, who portrays Joan in this photo essay, has this to say in regards to Joan of Arc, one of history’s most iconic characters: “Joan of […]


From the Archives, Scheherazade

I love telling stories because I simply love stories. One of my favorites is One Thousand and One Nights; however, we most often know it by the title Arabian Nights. It comes to us in […]


Nunes -vs- Schiff

“I want nothing. I want nothing. I want no Quid Pro Quo.” – President Donald J. Trump Well, given Trump’s rather disreputable sexual harassment allegations, perhaps he is more versed in the phrase tit for […]


Little Flame Theater | Nurturing Dreams

Igniting a Flame & Watching it Grow I think that it is any creative’s dream to be part of something from its infancy – to see it grow and take off. I’ve had the honor of […]


Life Advice From A Sex Worker

One of the people who came over during my Mid-term Election Project (a project created with the goal of giving people a platform to voice their concerns and viewpoints) was Fox Danger. Her copy included […]


Letting Projects Breathe

Letting Projects Breathe | Following the Process There comes a time on some personal projects when I am not sure about an image. Something about it just doesn’t convey the idea I wanted bring across. […]