An Old Fashioned Girl.
A recent shoot with my youngest child. She surprises me how well she poses but then I guess I shouldn't be surprised given she's been in front of my lens for many years. I love these "dress up" shoots and will admit that drama ...
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A Blossoming Rose.
A recent session with beautiful young Maria F. She is the daughter of a longtime friend who is blossoming into a truly beautiful young woman. It was my great joy to spend time with her and capture these images! ...
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Introductions
Hi there! February is finally over and though we woke up to unexpected snow today, I know that spring isn’t far away! For the entire month of March I am going to be posting on different topics so I hope you will follow along. A ...
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On Location With Emily Stimpson Chapman
I'm a portrait photographer. I don't shoot weddings or events and most of my photography is done in my studio. On occasion however, I will do an on location shoot with more of a lifestyle photography feel. Often that means a perso ...
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Beauty Will Save the World –The Portrait Masters
I flew to Phoenix Arizona on Labor Day, a day ahead of the 2018 Portrait Masters Conference. Beside the amazing conference (more on that in a  moment), I got to spend a little time with some local friends plus have my very own por ...
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The Art of Noticing
Photography is an art form and art has a way of changing you --if you let it. I'm not new to photography. I've had a camera in my hand for the better part of the last 35 years but one of the unexpected benefits of doing a 365 proj ...
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The Beginning
Hello and welcome! I will soon be journaling here regularly. My intention is to share bits and pieces of how I prep and style my photo sessions along with some behind the scenes details of the sessions themselves. I will  al ...
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