Copyright Redux

Copyright Redux

A long time ago, I wrote a post about photographs and copyright. It’s time to talk about this again.   If you want to use a photograph on your website for illustrative purposes, you need to secure rights and permission to use it. If you copy a photo from another site...
Fine Art Face Masks

Fine Art Face Masks

I have been selling fine art photography for several years through Fine Art America. In addition to wall prints, my photographs may be printed on a wide variety of products. Recently, Fine Art America has begun selling reusable fabric face mask through their...
Outdoor Family Portrait Season

Outdoor Family Portrait Season

Spring is just around the corner and that means family portrait season is fast approaching! We are fortunate in the Chicago area to have some wonderful outdoor “studios.” A family portrait session only takes a couple of hours and includes a deluxe print package. Photo...
So You Need a New Headshot

So You Need a New Headshot

So you need a new headshot. Great, you’ve come to the right place! Here are some tips to help make things go smoothly and get good results. For both men and women, if you get your hair cut or styled before the shoot, don’t wait until the day before the...
Bannor & Bannor Wedding Photography

Bannor & Bannor Wedding Photography

Wow, you’re engaged. Congratulations! There is a lot to do between now and the big day. One of those is finding photographers who can help tell your story. At Bannor & Bannor, we can help. Whether you’re planning a small ceremony or a large wedding...
What’s Your Story?

What’s Your Story?

Every picture tells a story. Here is the story behind this one. Our neighbor Floyd is a Vietnam Veteran. After coming home from the war, he drove a CTA bus for 20 years and retired with full benefits. But Floyd, not one to sit around, took the Sheriff’s Deputy Exam...
Stock Photography Tips

Stock Photography Tips

Have you considered stock photography for your organization’s website or other marketing channels? If you’re not familiar with stock photography, it simply means photos that are “in stock.” In other words, instead of hiring a photographer to...