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I love coffee. Sometimes people try to switch my coffee to decaf when I’m not looking. I can always tell the difference. I also like Pringles, but only the reduced fat kind because they crunch better when you bite into them and they don’t leave grease on your fingers. I’m…

About Me
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As part of our quest to support women’s issues, Katana Photography is excited to announce our first ever Celebrating Survival contest!
Having any kind of cancer is frightening and confusing. In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Katana Photography is welcoming all survivors from all forms of cancer to participate…

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When I was looking to buy my wedding invitations (back in April), I found a lot of designers on Etsy. After narrowing it down to a couple different designs/companies, I contacted both for their pricing list. One was pretty significantly more expensive–almost $2 per invitation more. Which I think all…

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When talking to people about photography, I hear one phrase over and over again: Kids and dogs are the hardest subjects to photograph.
I, personally, don’t have this problem with my clients…kids and dogs are among my favorite things to photograph. Maybe it’s because I like to have any excuse…

Weekly Puppies
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Last week, Sean and I had our morning coffee on the balcony and watched as the Enterprise shuttle was pulled down the Hudson on a tug boat. It’s on its way to the Intrepid and I can’t wait to see it up close at the museum!

Weekly Coffee

The Glamour/Boudoir Experience

I heard a quote today. It went as follows:

“People will forget what you said. People will forget what you did.

But they will NEVER forget the way you made them feel!”

My business model has shifted slightly. I still photograph family and babies and newborns and maternity–but after July of 2012, I will no longer be photographing weddings and events. Instead, my focus will be on boudoir and glamour photography–what I otherwise like to call the contemporary portrait.

It will be a whole experience. You and I will have a consultation where we will put together ideas and storyboards. The day of your session will be a day of pampering. You’ll have your hair and makeup done while sipping champagne and nibbling on cheese and strawberries. Afterwards, we’ll meet for happy hour and go through your images where you will choose your favorites and decide on the best options for dispaly for you–whether that’s in a small album tucked away in your nightstand or as a 20×30 wall portrait in your living room.

I’m not selling you a picture. I’m giving you an experience.

And because it’s hard for me to post anything without a picture…here is a photograph from Sarah’s lifestyle session. Stunning girl.

The Glamour/Boudoir Experience

2011 Senior Rep Applications {Senior Pictures}

2011 Senior Rep Applications {Senior Pictures}

Have you ever wanted to model? Do you love having your picture taken? This is your chance to have a lot of fun!

Katana Photography is now accepting applications for 2011 Representatives from all high schools in the tri-state area! Slots go pretty quickly since I try to only take a couple from each school, so be sure to email or call me asap to secure your spot!

Your benefits, just to name a few:

-$50 off your session fee

-Your pictures on facebook, Katana Photography’s website and blog and promo materials.

-Beautiful 11×14 single picture print

-$20 in print/digital credit for each qualified referral

-25 rep cards to hand out to your friends

-24 free wallets
**Bonus- the Representative that refers the most students will get their portraits FREE! (Last year one of our reps received $500.00 in prints!)**

All 2011 Representatives will be photographed for a mini-promo session sometime in April. There will be an additional session in early-mid summer. You can choose from both sessions for your order.
You will be required to a sign photo release form and provide a deposit.

Contact Katana Photography today to apply to be one of my 2011 Representatives!

colleen@katana-photography.com

336.442.1135

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