Expression is the Currency of Photography

Expression is the Currency of Photography

Expression is the heartbeat of portrait photography—a currency more valuable than any technical prowess or artistic finesse. Mastery of light, camera technique, and composition are undoubtedly essential skills, but without the ability to evoke genuine emotion and...

read more
Need to Add Color to Your Brand?

Need to Add Color to Your Brand?

Color is undeniably powerful. It possesses the ability to captivate the eye, commanding attention amidst the endless scroll of digital content. In my studio, I harness the creative potential of color to craft images that not only catch the eye but also leave a lasting...

read more
Which Side of My Face is Better?

Which Side of My Face is Better?

The question of which side of the face is more flattering is a common inquiry that arises during my photography sessions. Interestingly, there are some intriguing patterns that emerge when considering human preferences and anatomy. Statistically, a majority of...

read more
Glasses or No-Glasses?

Glasses or No-Glasses?

When it comes to the age-old question of whether to wear glasses for a photoshoot, there are a few factors to consider: Firstly, if you're known for wearing glasses, there's no reason to shy away from them during the shoot. In fact, it's advisable to keep them on. We...

read more
Off With Their Head!

Off With Their Head!

"Why did you chop off the top of my head?" It's a question I encounter frequently when delivering images to my clients. Ironically, many of these same clients chose me as their photographer after seeing my website images—each one carefully composed with the top of...

read more
The Sands of Time

The Sands of Time

Time is a relentless force, etching its mark on all of us. These snapshots I've captured over the years of my two boys, Jacob and Zachary, serve as poignant reminders of this immutable truth. Witnessing their dramatic transformations over the past five years is a...

read more

Kevin Elwell Photography, LLC

Serving the District, Maryland, & Virginia
Studio in Centreville, VA 20121

kevin@getaheadshot.net
703-802-9379

Follow Me