What Is The Best Age To Have A Portrait Made?

The short answer is: ANY and EVERY age! And that is really true. Think about it. Newborn babies. It is common for hospitals with maternity wards to have a staff photographer, or a photographer on contract to come in and make photographs of every newborn baby. I really don’t know of any photographs of this type that qualify as ‘portraits’, but it is common for them to be made. I feel that it’s besRead More…

Commissioning a Portrait Artist – What to Look For

Commissioning an artist to paint a portrait is a once-in-a-lifetime undertaking for most people, if they’re lucky enough to have the means to do so. Today many more people enter this exciting venture than in the past, since the internet has made hundreds, if not thousands, of choices in portraiture available. Some of those portraits are offered by serious, professional fine art portrait artists; oRead More…