The Ryan Watkins Photography Experience – Sessions from Start to Finish
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I Print Images From My Session?
How Much Do You Charge?
When Do I Get To See The Images From My Session?
When Are You Available For Sessions?
Can I Post Photos From My Session On Social Media?
What If I Can’t Meet In Person For My Pre-Session Consultation?
Will You Travel To The Location Of My Choosing?
Do You Retouch The Images?
What If My Print Or Product Gets Damaged Or Broken?
What If It Rains?
What If I Want To Order More Prints in A Few Months, Years, etc?
What Should I Wear to My Session?
Location and Time Recommendations
Location Recommendations: Dow Gardens, Midland, Michigan
Location Recommendations: Island and Nelson Park, Mt Pleasant, Michigan
Location Recommendations: The Farm, Clare, Michigan
Location Recommendations: Downtown, Clare, Michigan
Location Recommendations: Ludington, Michigan
Location Recommendations: Grand Haven State Park
Location Recommendations: Downtown, Grand Rapids, Michigan
My Favorite Locations in Michigan for Portrait Sessions
Portrait Session Anytime: The Night Sessions
The Studio Anywhere
Wardrobe and Prop Suggestions
What to Wear to Senior Portrait Sessions
What to bring to a Senior Portrait Session
What to bring to an Engagement Portrait Session
Preparing for Your Portrait Session
How Your Kids can look their Best for School Pictures
Photo Styling Tips and Tricks for Couples
Photo Styling Tips and Ticks for Seniors
Photo Styling Tips and Tricks for Families
Product Overview: Digital Files
Product Overview: Portrait Books
Product Overview: Cards
Product Overview: Luxury Wood Prints
Product Overview: Luxury Metal Prints
Product Overview: Luxury Canvas Prints
Product Overview: Standard Prints
Product Overview: Gift Cards
Displaying Your Prints
Where to Buy Picture Frames
Displaying Your Finished Prints
Recommended Central Michigan Wedding Vendors
Recommended Print Labs
Recommended Resources for Learning About Photography
The Basics of White Balance
Christmas Gifts for Photographers
Selfie Tips for Seniors
How to Photograph Fireworks
10 Tips to Improve Your Pet Photography
What Can I Do With Broken Photography Gear?
Selling Your Unwanted Photography Gear
The Best Lighting for Candids of Your Kids
5 Tips for Better Winter Photography
How I Got the Shot(s)
Taking it to the Street
The Raccoon That Started It All
The Cockeyed Nuthatch And His Stardom
The Rainy Weddings and Engagements
Fireworks Over The Years
Invasions Via iPhone
Ian The Welder
Pets Over The Years
Jerry A Study in Gesture
Revisiting Lake Placid With New Technology
Study of Arches Over The Years
Family and Fall Foliage
Studies of Cassi Over The Years
The One I Don’t Like But Everyone Else Does
The Peak in Field
The Change of Seasons
The Ents and The Omelettes
The Accidental Homage to Kinkade
The Importance of Timelessness in Photography
Why Your Photographer Must Know How to Use Flash
Why I Switched to White House Custom Color
How Much Retouching Is To Much?
10 Great Vacation Spots in Michigan
Best Places to View the Fall Colors in Michigan
Meet My Second Shooter Nikki Robinson
The Extended About Me Page 2017
My Journey as a Photographer (part 1) – How I Got Started in Photography 2009-2013
My Love of Reading Part 1
My Love of Reading Part 2
The Best Books I Read in 2018
Flashes of Hope
Really Don’t Mind If You Sit This One Out: My Love Of Music
Dispelling the Rumor Mill