Author Archives: Photography by Michele

About Photography by Michele

Freelance Photographer who loves to capture just about anything. "May the light of day make you aware of the passing time"

Business Portraits – crop, necklines + jewelry matters!

I recently photographed this beauty. It occurred to me how important neck lines, and jewelry are as I tried to crop this image for her employer. The company require’s the same lighting with very little lighting in the background. This … Continue reading

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Business Portraits for Website

Showing potential customer’s what your team looks like on your web site is great idea! You’ll have to consider a few things. Consistency in business portraits is paramount. Using the same lighting, and background keeps the team unified. If a … Continue reading

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Mom’s the Focus

Traditional family portraits sadly aren’t that common anymore. However, I still receive call’s for special occasions. After a clothing consultation with this family, I decided to made mom the focus. I just love the cultural twist on this modern family … Continue reading

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Nine Years Later

I was surprised when Sunpreet asked me to photograph her graduation portrait. She graduated from the University of North Dakota better known as UND. The long drive North for her was worth it, as she loved the final image. I’m … Continue reading

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Doctors Manitoba

Imagine your new job right out of University is Emergency Doctor during a pandemic… nope I can’t either! I truly enjoyed photographing Dr. Emilie, she was a no nonsense get it done kind of client. She has the best consistent … Continue reading

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What’s in a name?

Sometimes I ask how my clients find me. I was not prepared for Judith’s answer, in short it was my name… Judith recently lost her best friend whose name was the same as mine. She felt a comfort in just … Continue reading

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Gift Certificates

This Christmas many families will celebrate the holiday’s together. If you’re not sure what to put under the tree, how about a gift certificate for a family portrait! With no expiry date, we can plan the portrait session when everyone … Continue reading

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Angela Gentile

I had the pleasure of meeting and photographing Angela Gentile, Clinical Social Work/Therapist. Angela required an update for all her social media, and I was happy to help. Angela Gentile, MSW, is a registered social worker, therapist, author and expert … Continue reading

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Grad + Family = LOVE!

A special request from a grad with a close knit family. After her graduation portrait was complete, the family was photographed. We did a few different poses, but I only post my clients favourites, and sometimes mine 🙂 My favourite … Continue reading

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It was great to photograph Mr. Werestiuk. Pat has been selling real estate for 40 years. Originally with Block Brothers and now with Remax associates for the last 35 years. Normally people want to portray their very best image on … Continue reading

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