Date archive for November, 2015
Najwa hanging ornaments on the Christmas tree
By David Gaines On Friday, November 27th, 2015

Putting Ornaments on the Christmas Tree

We finally broke out the Christmas Tree.  More...

By David Gaines On Saturday, November 21st, 2015


So I started getting some of my home studio equipment.  Now, all I need is someone to shoot.  My homeboy Aron came through and many, many, many thanks for his patience as I was figuring out what the hell More...

Najwa wins Best in Reading Award at DC Prep
By David Gaines On Friday, November 13th, 2015

Najwa Wins Best In Reading Award at DC Prep

It’s a struggle some nights, but we [more like Nduku] make Najwa read every night. Every single night. And it’s paying off. She recently received the quarterly Best in Reading Award at DC Prep More...

Najwa at National Aquarium in Baltimore
By David Gaines On Saturday, November 7th, 2015

Trip to the National Aquarium in Baltimore

We were in Baltimore for an event that Nduku was participating in, but found time to make a trip to the National Aquarium. We stuck around long enough to watch the dolphin show, though I failed to More...

By David Gaines On Thursday, November 5th, 2015

Najwa Helps Break In The New Backdrop

The new backdrop has arrived.  So far, I just figured out how to put it up.  Eager to put it to use, I grabbed my favorite model for a test shot. The backdrop works.  More...

By David Gaines On Monday, November 2nd, 2015

My Favorite Model: Najwa Gaines

I’m getting that feeling back. The feeling of wanting to get back into photography. But this time, I’m going to play around with doing some studio photography as well. I ordered some home studio More...