Low Stress Executive Portraits

Low Stress Executive Portraits Andy Templeton Photography specializes in Low Stress Executive Portraits because you don’t need stress. We understand that sitting for a business portrait is not on anybody’s fun list. Searching websites for someone you can trust to photograph yourself or executives in your care can be a drag also. We are here…

Business Website Photography

Use quality business website photography. Use a professional for your Business website photography because people have become more visually alert. Your website is often the first impression people get of your business. Make it a good one. Preparation is important when producing business website photography. Doctors from an orthopedic speciality group came to me when…

USARC Peak 2 Peak 20

Peak 2 Peak 20 Slideshow from www.atempletonphoto.com on Vimeo.   Peak 2 Peak is an annual bicycle ride through central California to raise money to help support the non profit United States Adaptive Recreation Center. USARC is recognized as one of the leading organizations dedicated to providing outdoor recreation possibilities to people with physical or cognitive disabilities. Early October for the…

Huntington Beach

Life’s A Beach I know how lucky I am. I live near the beach. I have a lovely wife. I really enjoy my work producing high quality photographs for corporate clients. Sometimes people act surprised to hear that I have never surfed. I have been here most of my life. I have blond hair. I do like…

Environmental Portraits

More and more these days people are recognizing the importance of using high quality Executive Portraits and Corporate Branding images when representing themselves and their businesses.

Above are some examples of environmental portraits I photographed recently for a client in Lake Forest that asked me to help them do just that.

Photography Backgrounds

Backgrounds can be a make or break element in your photograph. They should be like spices in your favorite soup. Too much and that is all you notice, not enough and your creation is bland.

Snapshots are cool

Keep your eyes open for snapshots. I consider myself to be a professional. Yes I went to college. I have all the latest pro gear. I don’t do snapshots. Well maybe sometimes. I spent the last couple of weeks putting together a new website  that does a better “job” in displaying my “work”. Like some lucky people…

Portrait Photography can be fun!

Looking around their lobby I saw some things to work with, frosted glass and brushed steel walls, also a nice pattern of ceiling lights. This could be fun.

Event Photography

Event photography of new technology at UCI I enjoy event photography. Photographing an event gives me a chance to work on my feet. I get to produce story telling images. Event photography reminds me of the times I worked producing photographs for newspapers and magazines. There are two kinds of people in this world, Macintosh and…

Hire a Professional Event Photographer

I asked my contact where they expected the student and facility to be standing during the all-important passing of the diploma. They suggested an area in front of a projection screen (ouch!). I suggested another area two feet to the right that provided a floral background and lights. I then taped down some business cards showing them exactly where to stand. I asked them stand for a test shot and showed them the difference (much better).

Green Screen Photography

This is called Chroma-Key technology or Green Screen. Basically a green colored background is used (blue works also) for the photo. This makes it easier to drop out and replace with whatever other background is required.

Photographing Orange County’s Wildflowers

Photographing Orange County’s Wildflowers A couple of days ago I was given the chance to venture into some of the wilderness areas that surround Orange County. Vast acres kept behind locked gates accessible only to stewards of the pristine environment, power line maintenance crews, or on occasion a privileged tour.   The Irvine Ranch Conservancy…