Newborn Photography – NEW Instructional Book and Editing Videos coming soon.

newborn before and after

I’ve been quiet and busy – I’m currently back to working on photography full time, rejuvenated and happy with a better work/life balance.  I’ve been a bit quiet this past month as I have been working hard on something very exciting – a brand new Newborn Photography Instructional Book and…

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Dear New & Old Photographers – A short note

Dear NEW PHOTOGRAPHERS, I’m sorry for what the photography industry has become.  There was a time when the industry was booming in a way that you were truly paid  what you were worth.  I wish it were still the same.   While we cannot live in the past, please do…

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Photographers – Free yourself!….. How Important is Light?

As you see, I’m sharing whatever comes to mind on this blog – that’s the entire purpose of this personal blog.  I’m anxious to share some more informative photography posts as well. In this absolute oversaturation in photography where everyone is a photographer, it is so disappointing to see how…

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On Location Studio Photography – Baltimore, Harford County and Beyond

Check out this sweet little one as you read up on all the changes with J. Otte Photography…. As you know, we have made a lot of changes in the past year.  The changes have been amazing for both my clients and myself.    I listened to my clients.  I…

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Honest Articles for Photographers – The Mini Session Mistake

We are in full blown “busy season” for the holidays and will be able to update in a bit… but in the meantime, we have begun to publish a new series of articles called “Honest Articles”.  These articles are business articles for photographers addressing current issues and what you can…

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Stealing Photos – Equine Land Conservation Resource

I’ve posted about this before….. here… and here…. It gets tiring.  It truly does.  There was a time when the work of others was highly respected.  Photographers posted their own work on the internet to advertise their own businesses.  Companies would see the work and hire these photographers based on…

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