Category Archives: Family

5 Questions to Ask When Hiring Your DC Photographer

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You’re searching for your DC family photographer. The task of finding and booking a photographer can be daunting, especially if you’ve ever been disappointed with the experience or the outcome.  If that’s the case, I’m guessing there was a lack of communication and direction. Or maybe you felt like the entire experience felt rushed or...

Is Professionally Printing Your Family Photos Worth It?

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Many of us have thousands of photos that live on our phones or in the cloud. Think about that for a moment. Thousands of photos are in your pocket. While that is really something to marvel at, I have to wonder what happens to these photos if our phones are lost or hacked? It’s happening...

What to Wear for Your DC Family Photos

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You finally booked your DC family photo session and are looking forward to having beautiful portrait artwork in your home. Now what? You’ll need to choose what to wear. As moms, we usually have to dress ourselves and our family for such an occasion. That’s a lot of work. As a full-service DC family photographer,...

How to Decide if You Want a Full-Service Photographer

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Choosing your DC photographer is tough. There are so many options, it can feel like everyone with a camera is considered a photographer. A friend of mine asked for family photographer recommendations in a Facebook group and received over a hundred comments on her post. How is she supposed to choose among one hundred DC...

What Goes Into Creating a Gallery Wall

gallery wall grows over the years | Lisa Maco Photography, DC Family Photographer

Gallery walls are a beautiful focal point in any home. It’s a collection of framed portraits of the people who are the most important to you. Once you have yours in place, anyone who walks into our home will immediately be drawn to the real stars: your family. When you look at a gallery wall,...

Why Choose a Portrait Box to Display Your Family Photos

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When your session ends, it’s actually just the beginning. While it’s fun to capture all your moments, one of the best parts about my job is helping my clients select the perfect way to display their new family photos. Most clients frame one or a few photos for their walls. And when there are still...

What Really Lasts: Printed Portraits or Digital Files | DC

What really lasts through the years? Is it professionally printed portraits or digital files? I know it’s hard to imagine the future of image storage. It wasn’t that long ago that my kids and I were making weekly visits to the video store to borrow VHS movies. At the time, I never imagined being able...

Your Washington DC Fall Family Portrait Photography Guide

Our nation’s capital is a beautiful city. It has so many elegantly designed buildings and monuments, plus trees and rivers that add to its charm. As a Washington, DC, family photographer and resident, I have the privilege of enjoying the scenery of this beautiful city on a regular basis. Each season in DC brings something...

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