Monthly Archives: September 2010

How to make the eyes the focal point of your portraits

I have been asked many times by fellow photographers for tips and tricks related to portrait photography. I have a bit of time to write this morning, so here is my first post from this series. I will start by talking to you about how to make the eyes the focal point of your portraits. […]

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A Hip Family

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About a week ago I had the pleasure to work with a young and fun family. The weather was great and they all looked beautiful. Here are some portraits from the first part of our session.

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In the newspaper

In the September 23, 2010 issue, “Clay Today” featured a photo of me on the front page and wrote a few words about my first place win in the betterphoto.com contest. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

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First Place Winner!

How great this is! I have been informed that I have won First Place in August Contest at Betterphoto.com for my image “Fire and Ice” ! Here is the press release: 9/17/2010 Photographer Violeta Harrington of Orange Park, Fl, has won First Place for August in the prestigious photography contest sponsored by BetterPhoto.com, the site’s […]

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“Aroma” – The Coffee Bean Shot

I have been thinking about this particular shot for quite a while, but haven’t come across the right model to do it. When I met Whitney I knew she would be a great choice for it.

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