Emily Russell Designs

 

 

 

Winter Maternity Photos

With the recent snow fall, I had the opportunity to take maternity photos. I don't have much experience taking maternity photos, and I wanted these to be magical- so I found a small tree farm in Idaho Falls and took some beautiful winter photos. Snowflakes just...

Amazing Food Photography: Cookbook

For my final project, I chose to photograph some of my favorite recipes and design a cookbook of amazing food. At the beginning of this semester, I thought that my niche was portrait photography. I've always loved shooting photos of people and life- candid shots with...

Amazing Portraits

As a photographer, portraits are my favorite moments to capture. There's something about collecting moments of individuals laughing and smiling that brings me so much peace. I have a connection with this type of photography and feel that my work is best completed...

Themed Portraits

Planning a themed portrait shoot in your dream destination is a wonderful way to create new content. Recently, I traveled to Grand Teton National Park and took photos with some close friends. Our project consisted of taking various photos of models who were dressed...

Old Architect Photography

Try capturing new perspectives of old architecture on your next photoshoot. These photos were taken in Grand National Teton Park located in Wyoming. I used a wide angle for both of these old architecture photos. I wanted to capture a side view of the houses with some...

Amazing Food Photography

I've always been inspired by someone who can create amazing food in the kitchen and then photograph it. The photos below are a examples of food photography. I used continuous light to capture all of the photos in this blog post. With food photography, I've learned to...

Speed up your Shutter

Try some creative tricks such as speeding up your shutter speed to capture water and sugar. These photos were created by increasing the shutter speed. This first image of the pomegranate is two images masked together. I wanted to capture some fruit smashing in water...

Fine Art Print

One of the most rewarding parts of being a photographer is seeing your work on display. Let me share a little bit of the process of how I created this Fine Art Print. I wanted to have a warm, autumn feeling as I gathered these props for this photo. The set up is...

How to Use Texture

If you're trying add some more creativity to your photography, try adding texture to the background of your photos. These photos below were takin outside in natural lighting and inside with a Godox flash. I wanted to add some texture to my photos so I found some...

Pay Attention to the Small Details

Whether you're photographing portraits, landscapes, food or product, you must always pay attention to the details. These can often be some of the most interesting parts of a photograph. When photographing details, I use a 50 mm 1.4 lens so I can have a lot of depth...

Hello! 

You’re beautiful,
so let me take your photo.

 

My name is Emily Russell and I am a professional photographer, I specialize in portrait, food and product photography.

I am skilled in graphic design and content creation for Social Media Marketing. I know my way around Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Lightroom, and After Effects. 

As a designer, I love to create anything aesthetically pleasing for your brand. 

I have created a mock fitness brand “drip” as well as worked with improving a brand for the association on BYU-Idaho’s campus, “Student Living.” The content I created for these brands is located in the blog section.

My portraits including couples, maternity, and individuals are located under the photography tab above.  I have samples of food, product and landscape located under the same tab.

Contact me here!

Have a wonderful day!