Jodie Otte

Maryland Newborn Photographer and Child Portrait Artist, Jodie Holstein-Otte, specializes in unique photography of newborn babies, kids, and families. She works on location in Harford, Howard, Cecil, Anne Arundel, Baltimore and other areas throughout Maryland. She uses both both natural lighting and soft studio lighting techniques.

Lionhead Rabbits – Maryland Photographer

Erynn and I were brainstorming the other day after the arrival of two surprise litters of lionhead baby rabbits (also known as “kits”) and decided we must do some official “newborn” photographs of these tiny little creatures. A bit of background:  If you have followed this blog, you know we…

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Red Barn, Stormy Sky – Maryland Photography

Are you sick of all the crazy painted morning skies yet?  Here’s a dreary one, but I love this barn…. A little editing tip – if you ever feel like your red is a bit too dull, add a little yellow in the midtones… it may be what you were…

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Perfect Sunrise

Ever since beginning my “day job” commuting May 8, 2014 after spending 10 years full time as a photographer only, I have always admired this tree in the middle of a field as that is usually when the sunrise at prime time in fall is most beautiful. I finally captured…

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Exit – Baltimore Photography

It’s going to be interesting to see the progression of these commute images every week.  Right now, the best lighting for the images are in the “countryside” part of the commute, but eventually, I will be shooting in a more urban type of area as I get closer in to…

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Photographers – Please just quit it.

I remember for so many years, I was called negative by the photography community because I saw reality for what it was… the sinking of the photography industry.   Before I go on, let me disclaimer that absolutely, you can still enjoy life as a photographer and business owner if…

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Red Barn – Monkton Maryland Photography

I just cannot believe the intensity of some of these skies in the morning… crazy.  Red barns are pretty common in this area, but with these morning skies…. I should have started doing this type of morning shooting years ago.  It’s really nice getting up a little early to enjoy…

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