ORANGE VANILLA COKE || Best Product Photography

HOW TO TAKE THE BEST PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHY - FEAT. ORANGE VANILLA COKE. Product photography can make a world of difference for brand. My favorite product photography is done by Kate Spade on Instagram. I find inspiration in their styling, lighting, and creativity. The...

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AWESOME PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHY || How to Style Products

HOW TO TAKE AWESOME PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHY. I have always wondered how people set up awesome product photography. Over the last 8 months I have really found my love for product photography. It is a combination of lightening, set up and creativity. Below are some images I...

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FLOWERS IN YOUR HAIR || Creative Composite

CREATING COMPOSITE WITH A PORTRAIT, SMOKE BOMB, AND FLOWERS. The Lumineers song, Flowers In Your Hair, came to mind as I edited this creative composite. This is a combination of two photos. The first photo is of my friend Kiley at a photoshoot we had at The White...

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ENDGAME || Movie Poster

HOW I BECAME A SUPER HERO IN AVENGERS: ENDGAME. Avengers: Endgame was arguably the most anticipated movie of all time, and for certain of the Marvel MCU. I admit that I am one of those crazy fans who clapped, screamed and cried in the theater as I was watching the...

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OSES || Ordinary Spot, Extraordinary Shot

EXTRAORDINARY SHOTS CAN BE FOUND IN ANY ORDINARY SPOT. To set yourself apart from other photographers you must be able to see the extraordinary in the ordinary. OSES is about taking these ordinary spots and finding extraordinary shots! I took this challenge and found...

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SQIBB || Studio Quality Images

HOW I CREATED AN INVISIBLE BACKGROUND IN MY PHOTOGRAPHY. I recently got into a photography technique called “SQIBB” (Studio Quality Invisible Back Background).  Check out Glyn Dewis to learn how to perfect the SQIBB technique! All the photos in the blog post were...

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BN BRANDING || Creating Your Personal Brand

HOW I CREATED MY PERSONAL BRAND. After months of working on a personal logo and brand, I have finally created something I am extremely happy about. I have had multiple logos but have not loved any of them until I completed this one. I really wanted to...

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OREO THINS || Creative

OREO THINS CREATIVE CASE STUDY. Click the book to see the full creative! Advertising will appeal to the more health conscious, snack loving 25+ year-old males and females in the professional workplace. These OREO Thins will provide a snacking option much lighter than...

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OREO THINS || Case Study

OREO THINS CASE STUDY. Click the book to see the full brand style guide! Mission: “A new spin on thin. OREO Thins are a crisp, delicate, and delicious twist on the classic OREO cookie you know and love.” Goals: A crisp and delicate take on the classic OREO to appeal...

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PHOTOREALISTIC DESIGN || Vector Timepiece

CREATING A PHOTOREALISTIC VECTOR TIMEPIECE. Objective: My purpose is to create a realistic looking graphic of a watch from my favorite watch company, Arvo. As I design this watch I will learn how to use gradients, masks, and transparency in Adobe Illustrator, as well...

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STRANGER CATS || Stickers

STRANGER THINGS CHARACTERS AS CATS. Objective: My objective is to design some rad stickers that people would want to have on their water bottles, computers, skateboards, etc. Sketches: I had so many ideas when I began this project and had a difficult time deciding on...

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ST. GEORGE SHUTTLE || Case Study

ST. GEORGE SHUTTLE CREATIVE CASE STUDY. Click the book to see the full case study! The St. George Shuttle started their business over 25 years ago in St. George, Utah. They are a shuttle service that also offers charter buses, limousine rentals, and local taxi cab...

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I AM ONE WITH THE FORCE || Icon Set

STAR WARS VECTOR ICON SET. Objective: My objective is to create a cohesive icon set that will improve my skills in Adobe Illustrator. Choose iconic people from Star Wars and create them using distinctive qualities. October 3 I have many friends who have taken Comm 350...

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DON’T WAIT TO SEE THE WONDERS || 7 Natural Wonders

Great Barrier Reef Location: North-Eastern Coast, Australia Get your breath taken away as you dive down into Australia’s natural wonder! The Great Barrier Reef shows you an astonishing view of marine life under the ocean. Come interact with “3000 individual reef...

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FIJI WATER || Case Study

Click the book to see the full case study!   FIJI Water shares earth’s finest water with the world. FIJI Water is the number one imported bottled water in the United States and is enjoyed in over 60 countries across the globe. Our business goals are to grow brand...

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PORTFOLIO || Comm 497R

This has been a fantastic class. I have learned lots, been inspired, and made great friends in the photography world of Rexburg. I am grateful for my professor and the time she has taken to teach me and I am excited to share my top 15 photos! I have much more to learn...

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FASHION SHOOT || Portraits

Wowza. You could say I was intimidated and nervous for this photoshoot because my weakest skill is portraits. Trying to style and pose people is very intimidating. And then working with auxiliary lighting is a stretch, but I am so glad we got to work on all these...

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TILE || Sponsored Ad REP

To be completely honest, I feel like half of my Instagram feed is sponsored ads. Some days it really bothers me and some days I don't really care. I see a lot of ads for Amazon showing my what I have recently looked at but I also see a lot of ads for other companies....

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FOOD & PRODUCT || Photography

I have come to the conclusion that food and products are my favorite thing to shoot! These pictures still are not super great but I did like how 2 of them turned out. My biggest weakness is editing photos and I hope I didn't make them look worse in post-production! I...

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DISNEY DECORATING || Halloween REP

The only thing better than Disneyland is Disneyland at Halloween time. I got my first season pass to Disneyland when I was 4 years old. It is a very familiar place to me, and I love the decorations around the park for Halloween. This year, my friend and I went to for...

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PRINT || Fine Art

After hours of trying to decide what photo was good enough to print, I chose this one. This did not make it into my initial "edit" file of my best images from this day but after going back and looking at all my images I am glad I did not overlook it a second time. At...

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TETONS || Fine Art

The Tetons hid behind the clouds ALL day. There are still many beautiful places in Grand Teton National Park. We stopped at many barns, cabins, and lakes to shoot. Here are a few of my fine art pictures. This is my favorite picture I took. I have no idea what lake we...

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NEST BOUTIQUE || Reverse Engineer a Social Media Post

I opened my Instagram app and the first post was from a Utah clothing store called Nest Boutique. I liked the picture they used to advertise this yellow sweater so I am using it for my reverse engineer post this week. This boutique is one of many women's clothing...

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LIGHT PAINTING || Long Exposure

Spending 3 1/2 days just focused on photography was such a dream. I walked away feeling inspired and learned so much in a short amount of time. With that said, I would say my long exposure shots were my least favorite. The last night I was delirious because of lack of...

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FREE PEOPLE || Reverse Engineer a Social Media Brand

I am a big fan (addict) of online shopping. One of my favorite places to purchase from is Free People. I did some research on their brand presence on social media. The target audience is women ages 20-50. Because I am accustomed to posts and brands targeted to...

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MARY POPPINS RETURNS || Spoonful of Sugar

Can you picture anyone but Julie Andrews as Mary Poppins? Whether you can or can’t, Emily Blunt is playing her role as Marry Poppins this Christmas in the new movie Mary Poppins Returns. The premise surrounds the grown Banks children and their own kids. When in need...

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SQIBB

After learning how to take studio lighting pictures without a studio I got so creative! I took some camera gear home and started taking SQIBB pictures of everything! It honestly blows my mind that this can happen in a room full of light. Practicing in class helped me...

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