INSTAGRAM BEST NINE

It's no secret Instagram is my favorite social media platform, so for the past two years I've been able to generate the best nine posts for the corresponding year via a third-party website.   I was happy to learn that my 65 posts for the year received 4,180 likes compared to only 39 posts for a total of 305 likes in 2015. 

Read More

THE DECISION TO REBRAND

This year Lina Welle Photography turned three!  I've been Blessed to have a wonderful year full of new experiences, but most of all the growth of my business. As most of us do at the end of each year, whether it is personal or professionally speaking, we look back at the goals set at the beginning of the year to see how we fared.

Read More

SARA G. | MATERNITY | CONNECTICUT

Back in the day I used to shoot film, not by choice but, because that's all that was available.  Yes, I realize I'm dating myself, but this is an important part of my journey.  Nowadays, photographers who shoot film and digital are known as hybrid photographers, using film as a color reference, once it is developed to match the digital captures. 

Read More

JAY M. | HEADSHOTS | New York

I met Jay M, a rising R&B, Hip Hop & Latin Music singer/producer, while shooting West End LBNY's 2016 collection in Long Beach New York.  We took advantage of the opportunity to pull double duty and capture some promotional photos for his new music.  The importance of headshots is something I advocate to all professionals, no matter what industry they are a part of.  It was a pleasure to work with such a charismatic and professional young man.  

Read More

Maya | portrait | Connecticut

I have been following Tutu Du Monde on Instagram for quite some time.  This boutique consists of French ballet inspired dresses which are ethereal and exquisite.  When Maya's mom, reached out to me with the idea of taking some photos in her ballerina attire, I knew this was the perfect opportunity to include one of those dresses in my portfolio.   We headed to a local farm one hour before sunset, and the results where so much more than I hoped for.  This lovely ballerina was glowing.   

Read More

JOEY & LAUREN | COUPLES | MASSACHUSETTS

When I first met with Joey, he was a man on a mission with a very romantic plan to propose to his lovely girlfriend Lauren.  I, was intrigued to hear all the details of "Operation Proposal", and very impressed after learning he had saved the bottle of wine they shared on their first date. That same bottle, which he lovingly saved, would help him on this exciting day five years later.

Read More

CASSANDRA & JONNO | COUPLES | FLORIDA

In this industry where we are bombarded with so many styles of photography,  to the point of becoming overwhelmed, one has to take a step back and really look at people who's work inspires you.  A couple years back I started following Kati Rosado, a photographer out of Melbourne, Florida.  She is hybrid shooter, which means she shoots both digital and film.

Read More