Neilson-Hall Photography's Favorite Photographs from 2012

It’s been a really great year for Neilson-Hall Photography and the Neilson-Hall family. In April we added our sweet baby girl, Bryce, to our family, I left my teaching job to focus on my family and photography career, and Neilson-Hall Photography has really taken off. I thought that as the year draws to a close…

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Last Call for Our Virginia Wedding Photography Special!!

Virginia Wedding Photography Special! Book your 2013 wedding before December 31st, 2012 and get 10% off your package One more week left in our wedding special! Book your 2013 wedding before December 31st, 2012 and get 10% off your wedding package! Contact me today for more details – crystal@neilsonhallphotography.com

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Small Business Saturday Wedding and Portrait Photography Deal!!

In honor of small business Saturday I am running a ONE DAY deal! Book a portrait session or 2013 wedding TODAY and get a 10% discount. This is in ADDITION to the 10% deal I am already running for weddings until the end of the year… this means if you book today you get 20%…

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Happy 5th Birthday Cole!!

Today is Cole’s 5th birthday! Where has the time gone? Cole is the son of one my closest friends. They are like family to me. I have had the opportunity to photograph this precious little boy every 6 months or so his entire life. It’s amazing to me how fast he has grown up. Last…

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Camera Basics – Shutter Speed

Shutter speed is the length of time that your camera’s shutter is opened. The longer it is opened the more light is let into the camera. If you are photographing people you want your shutter speed to be set to at least 60 to avoid showing motion. Anything less may show the subject’s movement, or…

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Sneak Peek of the Giles Family Portrait Session – Meadow Farm Museum in Henrico, VA

This past Saturday I had a family portrait session with the Giles Family at the Meadow Farm Museum in Henrico, VA. The farm was beautiful with fall colors, even though the weather was not ideal with Hurricane Sandy making her way into our area. We utilized several locations around the farm, including a bench, an…

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