Author Archives: Jeff Closs

Jeff is a portrait photographer based in Quesnel, British Columbia, Canada. He is also a geek, and a dad. When he grows up he hopes to be a superhero, a firefighter or lead the resistance against an alien invasion.

The Great Email List

When I started my business, one of the ideas I had was a monthly newsletter to keep my clients informed, offer specials etc. I started collecting my client’s emails on my paperwork, with a little tickbox for “yes, send me the awesome!”, or something like that. That was 5 years ago. Yesterday I finally got […]

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Cariboo Central Interior Image Competition and Critique

Last week a photographer I greatly look up to asked me to fill in as a replacement judge in the photography competition she is sponsoring.  I may have squee-d a bit.   Tineke Ziemer of Northern Persona Photography sponsored a photography competition called the Cariboo Central Interior Image Competition and Critique.  Several years ago Tineke […]

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Country Engagement

Here are some sample shots from a recent engagement shoot I did.  It was a bit of a drive out to a large working ranch, and the location was amazing!  I could have just wandered with my camera for hours here, shooting photographs of antique findings. However, we had work to do, so do it […]

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My Girls – 2012

After editing my girls’ mini sessions photos tonight, I had to do something with them.  I did a quick layout of 6 images of my youngest, and called it “The Many Faces of Addison”.  You can see it on my facebook page. When I do my  “Fall Mini Sessions”, I give each of my girls […]

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Save money on Beautiful Prints

New Year Promotion – 50% off Re-Prints For the month of January I will be offering a special promotion to my existing clients. If you booked a photography session with me in 2012, any print order you place before the end of January will be discounted by 50% Simply call me @ 250.255.0428 or email […]

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YouTube Portfolio

I’ve been experimenting with using YouTube to build portfolio videos. The first one I did is called “A Collection of Children” and is a slideshow of children I’ve photographed up until 2012.  I will be making a revised version of this, mostly because I have made some fantastic photos of children lately, especially during my […]

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Site Changes

I know well that not many people visit here, except possibly to research information.  At least, that’s what my page analysis tells me. However, in order to make this page both more appealing visually, and content wise, I will be performing some updates. The page style has been changed to something more modern and clean. […]

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Quesnel Wedding Showcase

I’ll be showcasing my business this weekend at the Quesnel Wedding Showcase. You can find out more about it on Facebook. If you’re planning a wedding, or know someone who is, this is a great resource.  If you’re not, but you’re just into weddings in general, this will be a pretty cool event. I’ll be […]

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Thanksgiving Special

I will be doing a couple of “marathon” shoots this autumn. The first of these is coming up in just 3 weeks! Book now to get portrait sessions done on Saturday, October 8th. I will be booking 15 Minute mini-sessions for only $45.00 each. Each mini session will come with a full set of digital […]

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Couples shoot – with motorcycles

Anytime I get to combine photography and motorcycles I’m a happy camper.  I love riding, and I love photographing it. So, having a co-worker ask me to do a couples shoot with his girlfriend was right up my alley.  Dave rides a BMW 1250GS, customized quite a bit.  Ingrid rids a Harley-Davidson.  Sportster 883 I […]

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