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Posts by Gary Summerton

Ten Steps For A Successful Equestrian Portrait Session

Red horse with girl on black riding jacket.

1) Give yourself plenty of time to get you and your horse ready on the day of your scheduled portrait session. Get your horse ready first. A relaxed and freshly groomed horse will make for beautiful portraits. 2) The day of the session it is good idea to lunge or ride your horse. Horses always…

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The Importance of Family Portraits in 2020

Snowy Christmas Family Portrait outdoors

  In this day and age, it may be more important than ever to have professional family portraits created. It is a rare opportunity for a family and extended family to spend time together creating and preserving your family’s story for generations to come. By creating these portraits you will be adding to your family’s…

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Personal Projects

With the holidays over and the long winter ahead of us it is the time of year to take on personal projects in order to keep my architectural photography skills sharp and ready for the busy summers months.. My current project actually started in August of 2019 with photographing an old and very run down…

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How to resize your Architecture images for Optimal Social Media Posts

commercial photography, architectural photography, interior design photography, commercial interior design, commercial architectural photography

Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, LinkedIn, and Houzz are all social media sites that Architecture and Interior Design Firms should be utilizing as part of their digital marketing plan. However, each platform has different requirements for optimizing (sizing) the quality of your images you post online. Additionally, each social media platform treats copyright ownership of the posted images…

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The Labor Shortage in New England & what is being done.

commercial architecture, commercial architecture photography, architecture photoss

  Currently in the US there are 250,000 plus job openings in the trades and construction fields. The medium annual wages for all these openings is $ 45,820.00.  In each category the need for skilled workers will continue to grow. The medium salary for an electrician is $ 52,170. By 2026 we will need 50,000…

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18 Emerging Trends in Residential Design.

Interior Design,Renovations, home remodeling

Design Trends in residential design continue to change at breakneck speed. The only constant is change. This is driven in large part by social media sites such as Pinterest and Houz.  Outdoor spaces are being integrated into indoors living areas. A blending of two completely different spaces are now treated as one.  Trend # 2…

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Do you Need to Be Creating Video Marketing Content?

commercial photography, architectural photography, interior design photography, commercial interior design, commercial architectural photography

Do you Need to Create Content Marketing Videos For my latest blog post  I had intended to write about emerging trends in Architectural Photography with the goal of creating a top ten list. However my research led me down a very different path. The role that content marketing video play in our everyday lives.   …

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