Toni and I had a quick session this morning in the snow at Catherine Creek State Park. It was the first time we met, even though our mothers work together. She is sweet, funny, and beautiful inside and out.
Credit for this post goes to Jeanine at Fototails Photography. Jeanine wrote this post yesterday, publishing a letter she received from a client. Her client expressed what so many of us don’t realize until it is too late, and very quickly, this post is “going viral” on Facebook. I am reposting it here for my clients, friends, and family with the hope that you all may realize just how important portraits, snapshots, and images truly are to our loved ones.
A letter on my door step. Portraits are more than paper.
Posted by jeaninethurston on January 2, 2012
There will be no portrait photos in this post. This letter wasn’t mailed – it was at my doorstep when I got home a couple months ago. I read it, I cried, and read it again – probably a hundred times by now. It wasn’t easy to read – and honestly, as much as it validates what I do for a living – I wasn’t sure I was going to share it either – Until today, when a past client said that my print prices were too expensive. If you choose to read through the letter, you will know why I’ve finally chosen to share it. Continue reading