Famed for her masterful children's portraits and innovative methods, industry giant Sandy Puc' presents every conceivable aspect of children's portraiture in this quintessential guidebook. As great portrait sessions begin with top-notch planning and a working knowledge of the equipment, Puc' first offers her insights regarding the benefits of being well prepared from the start, including strategies for enhancing the technical aspects of the shoot, from lighting to posing to post-capture techniques. Puc' then uses her renowned interpersonal skills to offer advice regarding working with parents as well as eliciting enthusiasm and cooperation from children of all ages, including teens. Additional tips include effective ideas for photographing parent-and-child combinations, incorporating the family pet, and working with kids who have special needs. Puc' also relays her extensive sales-savvy to help.
About the Author
Sandy Puc' is the owner of Expressions by Sandy Puc', a photography studio and business committed to portraiture, and the co-founder of Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep, a nonprofit organization that provides portraiture services to families whose babies will never leave the hospital. She serves on the board of directors of the Professional Photographers of America and has been awarded the prestigious title of Print Master by Canon USA. She lives in Littleton, Colorado.