160 Niagara St. St. Catharines, Ontario (905) 682-7112 studio@nersesphoto.com

Grad Photos

Given the state of the world, it’s hard to imagine how much people are missing out.  There are tons of experiences that we all miss, and students are no exception.  Being the start of summer, the school year is closing and a lot of students, whether in daycare, high school…

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Our Situation

Given how rapidly the Covid-19 situation is evolving, we still cannot open for most of our usual types of business.  Please note that the Canadian government is extending all applications for ninety days, so if your passport etc. is expired, you do have an extension.  We cannot open for passports…

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Short One

This will be a short post, but it’s got a couple of decent ideas   Given the circumstances, now is a great time to go through your old photos.  Sort out the ones worth keeping and consider discarding ones where you have a ton of extras or duplicates.   Post…

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Wedding Weather

Everyone wants a perfect sunny day for their wedding.  Unfortunately that doesn’t always happen, especially in the Niagara region.  So what do you do when your day is wet, cold or windy?   Plan Ahead As your wedding gets closer, you’ll have a better idea of what’s in store for…

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Baby/Child Passport Tips

Nerses Photo Studio is one of the leading providers of baby passport photos in the Niagara region.  We have over fifty years of experience taking them.  Here are a few tips to keep in mind when preparing to get your child’s passport photo:   Timing Work with your baby’s schedule;…

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Breakdown Part 1: Restorations

At Nerses Photo Studio, we offer three main services:   Portraits, weddings and photo restoration.  I’ve decided to provide a short breakdown of each facet of our business.  We’ll start with the most complicated: Photo Restoration In the beginning, we’d take a photo of your image and retouch it using specialized…

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Boom! Head Shots

Your head shot is often the first point of contact you have with your clients.  They might see your photo before ever meeting you in person.  Your head shot gives people a lot of information, whether or not they’re consciously processing it.  Here are a few tips and tricks to…

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Wedding Prep

Wedding Day Planning   Wedding planning is a fun, exciting time, but there are loads of things to keep in mind.  Years ago, it wasn’t uncommon for there to be a three hour gap between the wedding and the reception.  That’s no longer the case.  So in this blog, we…

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Preventing Passport Pandemonium Part 3

Ah, the ever changing world of passports.  There are always small tweaks to be added to the formula.  The last thing anyone wants is to have their hard work derailed at the last minute by a photo that doesn’t meet the specifications.  Here are a few things to keep in…

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Portrait Props

Every family portrait is different, because every family is different.  Some will be more at home a studio setting, in formal clothes; others will be more at ease in blue jeans outdoors.  Communicating what you want to your photographer is important in making sure you get the type of sitting…

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160 Niagara St. St. Catharines, Ontario (905) 682-7112 studio@nersesphoto.com