Posts by CarolCardwell


The beautiful Tilly is a senior at Durango high school. She loves theater, singing, and being with her friends and family. Tilly’s amazing senior pictures were photographed right here in Durango, Colorado. We had such an amazing time going to all of Durango’s most beautiful locations and capturing such a memorable time in Tilly’s life!

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11 Tips to Perfect the Pose

Just as a maestro for an orchestra keeps each section playing in tune and on tempo, a portrait photographer’s job is to make sure each element of the scene comes together harmoniously and sings the praises of the subject. As such, the photographer can’t simply point and shoot, but must be a deliberate director of their subject.…

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Take Exquisite Photos with the Camera in your Pocket

I know you just started reading, but I’m going to ask that you close your eyes. Shut them tight and imagine a professional photographer for me. Try to picture the scene they’re in, the clothes they’re wearing, every detail you can muster about them.   I’ll give you a minute. Were they shooting landscapes? Perhaps…

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Meet Cameron, one of Durango High School’s 2016 seniors. Cameron is on the Durango High School Golf team! We did his senior photo session at Dalton Ranch Golf Club to capture his love for golf. We had a fabulous time shooting on this beautiful course in Durango Colorado

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This is Cory, one of the amazing seniors from the class of 2016! Cory is a state champion golfer from Durango High school. He has a passion for golfing and his original 1973 Ford Bronco. We had his senior photo shoot above Durango, at the Dalton Ranch Golf Course. We had such a blast taking…

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