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Studio Portraits with Paola

Like a lot of small businesses, the Covid lockdown really put a crimp in the studio’s shooting schedule.  We were out of commission for about a solid six months while we waited for things to […]

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Headshot and Portrait Studio

The Patton Photography studio is located in Charlestown, Boston. Not too big and not too small, at about 900 sq feet total, it’s just the right size for having your headshot or portrait taken. It […]

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Fashion Portraits with Martha

Model: Martha Bolt @martha_bolt Makeup: Kerri Herlihy @boston.makeup.artist  Wardrobe: Tara West @tarawestfashion

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Colin

Local musician and UX designer Colin came to the studio for some editorial style portraits.  Long dreads and some ink make him look tougher than he is.  🙂

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Beauty Portrait Color Series

With the cold drab days of New England setting in, I wanted to do something that had some spring colors.  I had my talented makeup artist Kerri Herlihy do some colorful eye shadow that I […]

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Deb’s Studio Session

Deb’s Glamour Session Here are some outtakes from a recent modern glamour portrait session with Deb.  As usual, Kerri did an amazing job with her makeup.  We shot a variety of studio looks that ranged […]

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Shoot Inspiration: A Bed of Purple Flowers

Behind the Scenes This stylized fashion portrait was created in three steps. In step one, artificial flowers were taped down to a 4×8 piece of thin plywood. They were placed around where the model’s head […]

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A Fine Art Family Portrait

My friend Amy and her family recently came to the studio for a fine art family portrait. The shoot included coordinating outfits in a sophisticated style like you might find in a magazine, hair and […]

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Vintage Glamour

Because we’re entering 2020, I wanted to do a 20’s inspired shoot.  My friend Kayla came into the studio where we shot a few different looks.   My favorite was this one with her looking up […]

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Six online uses for personal branding photographs (and they’re all free!)

In today’s image saturated world of social media, relying on a simple head and shoulders portrait to communicate your brand message is no longer effective. You need to show your personality to attract people to […]

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