Final 366 Slideshow

Sunday, January 8, 2017 This is the final day-by-day photo slideshow, set to the 1959 recording of Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue”, from Leonard Bernstein’s album An American in Paris. The project involved a photo a day of my son for his first year alive. The song and slideshow are about 16 minutes in all.

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Beard Portraits

Happy holidays! Here are recent photo samples I’ve edited for the Beard family.

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Facello’s Fall Photos

Nov. 7, 2016 Taking these photographs for the Facello family last month was my pleasure. We had fun shooting glitter portraits, and the evening sky over Lake Lynn was romantic.

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Location Research – Downtown Raleigh, Fayetteville/Capital District

There were a lot of homeless people sleeping at sunrise in downtown on Fayetteville St. Another issue would be the endless festivals each weekend on that street. There was a bit of nice light in pockets, but as far as the sun went, the buildings generally blocked it. The capital area is very pretty. These…

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Late Afternoon Light

Thursday, September 8, 2016 These are from the daily photo project of my son–it will be complete on October 5th. 🙂 I’m looking for more people in the Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill area to photograph outdoors around sunrise and sunset. If you’re interested, contact me here or call 678.516.4448 Double Exposures from North Carolina Botanical Gardens

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Food Photography

Friday, July 8, 2016 I’ve been cooking a lot since my son was born, and even more since my dad had seven-bypass surgery. This way, I can plan and make healthier, more balanced meals than we’d been having before and we don’t spend as much income on eating out. Sometimes the meals are pretty and tasty, so I…

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So many baby images

The 366 project is still going at silasking.wordpress.com and he’s seven months now, cutting two super sharp little teeth through his bottom gum. Here are a few more recent photos and instagrammed posts. Otherwise, there is a 25% off Mother’s Day sale for sessions and prints purchased within the month of May, and my Saturday’s are open to…

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Realistic Photoshopping Sample

So these are examples from a recent editing assignment to show my photoshop and Lightroom editing skills. I show the before and after of each image. The client gave me rough ideas to follow in the styles preferred. For pricing on editing work, involving coloring and restoring old portraits, contact me at v@victoriakingphotography.com or 919-909-5441.

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Double exposures

I’ve started enjoying taking double exposures of Silas on occasion. I’ll share some here and then the link to the tutorial I followed to learn how to shoot them digitally.  

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