Category: Great places for photos

Oktoberfest in Charlotte – A beer drinkers delight

The Charlotte Oktoberfest provides a great opportunity to make an impact on the local and surrounding communities with funds raised from its annual event.  Now in its 19th year of hosting the festival, the Carolina Brew Masters have donated over $600,000 to local charities, and look forward to continuing to donate to more local causes each… Read more »

See Tracks Think Train – Promoting rail safety in Charlotte

This week PPT Photography participated in a railroad crossing blitz here in Charlotte, NC for Operation lifesaver and CSX Railroad.  Since this is National Rail Safety week, there were volunteers at a very busy intersection alerting people of the dangers of driving and even walking near a railroad track.  Each year more than 450 people… Read more »

Graduation tassels are worth the hassles

Ashley, here are a few from today’s #seniorshoot with your oh so funny daughter Morgan. That child has the funniest sense of humor. Morgan, may all of your wildest dreams come true <<tee hee>> and Ashley, my prayer is that you can handle them, and her when they do. LOL Congratulations #classof2017 #pptphotography #rockhillhighschool #bearcat Remember… Read more »

Fashion tips for your next photo session

Although there are exceptions to every rule, here are some suggestions, you may want to consider. Dress appropriately. For outdoor sessions and family photos, we’re going for a more casual look. (High heels, suits and ties may work in an urban setting, like downtown Charlotte, but not so much in the middle of a park)… Read more »

Choosing great locations for your photo session

Find somewhere quiet Almost everyone has had the experience of a “photo bomber” or their photo ruined by people moving around in the background. While this may not be a big deal in some situations, for family or senior sessions this would not be cool. When choosing a location for your photos, avoid crowded places… Read more »