Nerses Photo Studio News & Events

Prints Behind Glass?

Having a print behind glass is a classic look, the light catches it and makes it gleam.  Photos under glass seem impregnable, but they can be subject to some issues.  Fortunately, with a little easy maintenance, you can prevent these problems before they occur. Problem 1:  The Sun Just like people, prolonged exposure to the…

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Ever Wonder what a 130 year old Photo Looks Like?

The best thing about photo restoration is the amazing history you hold in your hands. A gentleman came into Nerses Photo Studio recently with two photos, individual portraits of his great grandparents.  Not only were they intact, but they were still in the original frames.  An appraisal of the clothing and placed the images around…

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Downtown Portrait

Downtown Portrait

The Niagara Region has some great opportunities for photography.  But sometimes really amazing, scenic locations are just around the corner. Call me biased, but I love Secret Cedars, the outdoor garden that we have behind Nerses Photo Studio.  However, I also relish the chance to go on location. The rails add a really cool visual…

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International Women’s Day

This past Friday was International Women’s Day.  At Nerses Photo Studio, we celebrated that, the way we celebrate most things: working. Women in Niagara set up a fantastic event at the Americana in Niagara Falls.  There were vendors offering everything from clothing to house cleaning to financial advice.  We were set up as well, offering…

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The Frame Job (Or Not)

You’re all set; the photos have been taken, and you’ve selected the one that you want.  Now… what to do with it? There are more options than ever for finishing your prints.  Some of these choices have options within options.  It’s possible to fulfill virtually any vision you might have for your print. Here are…

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A Portrait in Three Parts

Replacing the missing links in a family portrait. Walking into the Best Western Hotel on Prince Charles Drive in Welland for Charlene’s portrait, we discovered an unexpected situation:  Two family members were absent.  One, a teacher from out of town, was going to be irrevocably late.  The other was out West, and by the time…

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Club Roma Wedding Show

Club Roma Wedding Show

Great food, great vendors, great fun.   This past Sunday we were thrilled to be part of Club Roma’s 2015 Wedding Show.  This is a yearly event where vendors can touch base with those who are getting married at Club Roma.  In addition, Club Roma provides an amazing venue, fantastic food and wonderful service. We…

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Planning a Winter Portrait?

Planning a Winter Portrait?

Winter portraits are beautiful, but tricky.  Here’s some tips to get the most out of them. Snow covered landscapes can look like a blank canvas, ready to be worked with, but they can be intimidating.  However, with a few tricks you can get the winter pictures you’re after. 1.  Dress Up It seems obvious, but…

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Miss Club Roma Portrait

Miss Club Roma Portrait

Another moment in the joint history of Club Roma and Nerses Photo Studio   Club Roma and Nerses Photo Studio have a lot in common.  Both have been serving the Niagara Region for decades.  We have a long tradition of working together, making weddings, anniversaries, events and other special moments happen. Recently Club Roma crowned…

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Getting Married on a long weekend? Here’s some tips.

Getting Married on a long weekend?  Here's some tips.

Long weekends are a great time to get married, but there are some things you need to know. One of the great advantages of long weekends is knowing that a lot of friends and family will be able to attend.  However, there are some things to keep in mind when you’re planning your long weekend…

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