Why you need a professional portrait, by Oakland Photographer Ella Sophie

Why you should always have a strong portrait

What do you do when you don’t have a portrait ready and get a press request? Call me! Or at least that’s exactly what the owner and designer behind the luxury bow tie brand SONSON decided to do. When she got a last minute press request but didn’t have a recent portrait she needed a […]

Asian beauty portrait, Oakland Photography Studio, Ella Sophie, natural beauty

Ethereal Natural Beauty Portraits

Natural Beauty Portraits, a studio session I love making beauty portraits, and when it comes to working in the studio, I’m in my element. Playing with lighting to create a mood, and to make images that radiate is one of my favorite things. In NYC I used to do studio sessions weekly, creating new lighting […]