Getting Ready for Graduation? Eight Tips to Prepare for the Perfect Photo Shoot

Getting Ready for Graduation? Eight Tips to Prepare for the Perfect Photo Shoot

Graduation is one of the most momentous achievements of adult life, and should be memorialized with great professional photos. These eight tips from Airavata Studios will help you plan ahead and prepare yourself, both physically and mentally, for the ultimate graduation photo shoot.  Choose a location. There are likely many spots of campus that hold […]

5 Tips for the Perfect Newborn Photo Shoot

5 Tips for the Perfect Newborn Photo Shoot

We’ve all been in a situation like this: as we scroll through social media posts, we come across serene images of a newborn baby, wrapped snugly and sleeping blissfully. These are the kinds of images that make you think that only a professional baby photographer could have captured such perfection. But, the truth is, you […]

Find Your Niche

Find Your Niche

Photographers often get pulled in many different directions. We’re asked to photograph weddings, parties, families, children, nature, and so much more. While I firmly believe we should be versatile and have the ability to adapt, we all know the style and type of photography that gets us excited and passionate about our craft.  I say […]

Don’t Quit

Don’t Quit

We’ve all been here, right? Wondering if we’ve made the right decision, wondering if we should go back to our 9-5 job.  Being an entrepreneur is a lonely road, but it’s one you really must take alone. There will be people there to support you and cheer you along. But only you know the anxiety, […]

Finding Inspiration

Finding Inspiration

Like any artist, sometimes photographers find ourselves at a standstill, staring at a brick wall and feeling less than inspired to create.  Over the years, I’ve found a few tricks that have helped re-spark the love affair between myself and my creativity.  The first is embracing nature. There is something about taking a long quiet […]

A Little About Me

A Little About Me

I’m Jamie, founder and lead photographer for Airavata Studios. My passion for photography started when I took my first darkroom photography class as a freshman in high school. There was something absolutely magical about turning that blank white paper into an image through processing in absolute darkness. From there, my love for film and photography […]