How to Choose the Best Real Estate Photographer for Your House Listing in the Hudson Valley – Presented by Duncan Avenue Studios

How to Choose the Best Real Estate Photographer for Your House Listing in the Hudson Valley

If you are looking to photograph your own house or if you are a Realtor and looking to get photos to promote your listing, it is essential to work with the best real estate photographer in the area and get the top quality photos. Here are top points to consider before choosing the best real estate photographer: Find photographers who specialize in real estate to narrow down your choices. If they aren’t experienced in dealing with real estate listings, even the best photographers might not deliver the results you want. Carefully review their portfolio and see if you can find […]

Farmhouse in Garrison, NY – Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios – Best Real Estate Photographer in Hudson Valley, Catskills, and Westchester, New York

A Historic Farmhouse in Garrison, NY – Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios

Farmhouse in Garrison, NY – Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios – Best Real Estate Photographer in Hudson Valley, Catskills, and Westchester, New York Every home has something unique and charming about it. Duncan Avenue Real Estate Photography Studio specializes in revealing that story through professional yet artistic and creative commercial and business photography all around the Hudson Valley area including Orange, Rockland, Dutchess, Ulster, Putnam, Westchester, Greene, Rensselaer, Columbia, Saratoga, and Albany Counties. Maxwell Alexander is a world-class commercial real estate photographer and art director at Duncan Avenue Group and holds a Master of Arts degree from […]

Walgreens, Highland, New York – Commercial Real Estate, Aerial, and Twilight, Dusk Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios – Hudson Valley, Catskills, and Westchester, NY

Commercial Real Estate and Aerial Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios – Hudson Valley, Catskills, and Westchester, NY

Walgreens Pharmacy, Highland, NY – Commercial Real Estate and Aerial Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios – Hudson Valley, Catskills, and Westchester, NY Why hire a professional real estate photographer? Real estate deals are all about making money. Buyers and sellers each seek to maximize their profits, while agents are geared toward earning the biggest commission possible. Money makes money, as the saying goes. It may seem counter-intuitive, but investing in the sale of a home is one of the best ways for agents to earn the largest commission. What type of investment should we make? Get your real estate photography […]

The Best Way to Wear Men’s Bracelets

If you want to add pizzazz to an otherwise drab look, you can add accessories to your daily uniform. Historically, watches and ring bands were the only ways to accessorize, but wearing men’s jewelry is now perfectly acceptable and even coveted. Obviously, you should start with men’s bracelets, since they can fit comfortably with your favorite watch or go 100% on their own. The Best Way to Wear Men’s Bracelets – Presented by HARD NEW YORK Men’s Fashion Accessories – Fashion Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York Here’s how you can wear men’s bracelets to look like you were […]

Trendy Fashion Accessories for Men this 2021 Holiday Season – Presented by HARD NEW YORK – Authentic Men's Fashion Accessories

Trendy Fashion Accessories for Men this 2021 Holiday Season

What’s your style look like today? Do you follow fashion trends like you did last year? Have you given up on men’s fashion trends or have you embraced the new you and are wondering where to go from here? What men’s fashion accessories are popular today? Trendy Fashion Accessories for Men this 2021 Holiday Season – Presented by HARD NEW YORK – Authentic Men’s Fashion Accessories This guide is here to help you if you don’t know or are unsure what to do. Due to our recent past, this may be a bit confusing. Our recent past has given permission […]

Rite Aid Hudson Valley – Twilight Photography – Commercial Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios – Hudson Valley, Catskills, and Westchester, New York

Rite Aid – Commercial Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios – Hudson Valley, Catskills, and Westchester, New York

Each Home has its story and unique charm. Duncan Avenue Photography Studio specializes in revealing that story through professional yet artistic and creative commercial and business photography all around the Hudson Valley area including Orange, Rockland, Dutchess, Ulster, Putnam, Westchester, Greene, Rensselaer, Columbia, Saratoga, and Albany Counties. Your World-Class Commerical Real Estate Photographer and Art Director Maxwell Alexander is Chief Design Officer at Duncan Avenue Group and holds a Master of Arts Degree from Fashion Institute of Technology and Bachelor of Fine Arts from School of Visual Arts in New York City. Maxwell has more than a decade of experience […]

Discover the newest flavor of Senegal brought to you by Café Touba Coffee Roasters – Interview with Khadija Beye by Dino Alexander – Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios

Discover the newest flavor of Senegal brought to you by Café Touba Coffee Roasters

Today I am enjoying some phenomenal coffee with Khadija Beye, the founder of the specialty coffee brand Café Touba, also known as the liquid magic! She has such an interesting story and I can’t wait to share it with you. Discover the newest flavor of Senegal brought to you by Café Touba Coffee Roasters – Interview with Khadija Beye by Dino Alexander – Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios Dino: What exactly is Café Touba? I am assuming it’s not just regular coffee. Khadija: Café Touba is Senegal’s best-kept secret. “It’s not just coffee” for sure. The coffee tells […]

Hudson Valley Real Estate and Aerial Photography – Brookside Meadows Luxury Rental Community in Pleasant Valley, NY – Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios

Brookside Meadows Luxury Rental Community in Pleasant Valley, NY – Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios

Pleasant Valley is a town located in the heart of the Hudson Valley, approximately 50 miles north of New York City. It is part of Dutchess County, which is one of the most sought-after areas for real estate investment. Hudson Valley Real Estate and Aerial Photography Galley – Brookside Meadows Luxury Rental Community in Pleasant Valley, NY – Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios Hudson Valley (Upstate New York) is home to many different communities that offer luxury living at its finest. One of these communities is Brookside Meadows Luxury Rental Community, which is located in Pleasant Valley, […]

The best natural skincare products designed and crafted by Vanessa Grissom and Felicia Strong from NessFeli right here in the Hudson Valley, New York – Interview by Dino Alexander – Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios

NessFeli – The Best Natural Skincare Line created in the Hudson Valley, NY

Today my excitement is on the next level because I get to chat with the beautiful Vanessa Grissom and Felicia Strong from NessFeli Natural Skincare, based right here in the Hudson Valley. I am this excited because skincare is such an obsession of mine. Spending money on products does not always guarantee quality so the search for good products has been a lifelong journey for me, and probably for you too. And when you find that amazing moisturizer or a serum, your heart will melt with joy and that smile on your face will jump out in an instant. The […]

Working from Home: Managing Stress with Ease – by Fitness and Wellness Coach Maxwell Alexander – Lifestyle Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York

Working from Home: Managing Stress with Ease – by Fitness and Wellness Coach Maxwell Alexander

People tend to believe that home-based businesses are stress-free. Working from home can actually be stressful. Stress can have a negative impact on an individual and their work if it is not resolved properly. When corrective measures are taken and the work is organized, some stress can be reduced, but the person should remain motivated and strive to overcome it fully. Working from Home: Managing Stress with Ease – by Fitness and Wellness Coach Maxwell Alexander – Lifestyle Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York Due to the nature of home-based work, a person may feel isolated as there is […]

Negotiating Tactics to Get the Best Price for Your Home - Real Estate 101 with Broker Dino Alexander – Alexander Maxwell Realty – Best Real Estate Agnets in Hudson Valley, Westchester and Catskills, NY

Negotiating Tactics to Get the Best Price for Your Home – Real Estate 101 with Broker Dino Alexander

The process of selling a home doesn’t have to be stressful. A good real estate agent will handle all the negotiating tactics and act as a buffer between the seller and the buyer. Negotiating Tactics to Get the Best Price for Your Home – Real Estate 101 with Broker Dino Alexander – Alexander Maxwell Realty – Best Real Estate Agents in Hudson Valley, Westchester, and Catskills, NY Together with your agent, you’ll be ready to handle anything or discuss anything that might arise during the negotiation process. You have to start by knowing what it is that you want out […]

Bodybuilding and Weight Training Tips – with Coach Maxwell Alexander – Fitness Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York

Bodybuilding and Weight Training Tips – with Coach Maxwell Alexander

Weight training is an important part of your workout program if you are truly interested in bodybuilding. The importance of weight training in bodybuilding cannot be overstated, but it isn’t the only aspect of any workout program. With a strong weight-training plan, it becomes easier to reach your bodybuilding goals. Bodybuilding and Weight Training Tips – with Coach Maxwell Alexander – Fitness Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York You need to lift weights that provide resistance to certain muscle groups in order to work on them. As you begin your weight training body-building program, remember to start small and […]

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Top 4 Weightlifting Shoes for Bodybuilders

Every weightlifter knows that their workout outfit, especially their shoes, can increase their output. In fact, this has been consistently proven by science — a study published by the Journal of Sports Sciences notes how proper weightlifting shoes give lifters a deeper squat with increased knee flexion for better efficiency. These shoes have also allowed the participants to maintain an upright trunk and unchanged hip angle. But with so many shoe options hyped by brands and gurus available, which among them is the best for your weightlifting needs? Converse Chuck Taylor The Chuck Taylor All-Stars is not only fashionable but perfect for […]

Working at Home? Time is of the Essence! New Book and Tips by Maxwell Alexander

Millennials – The Balancing Act of Working from Home – New Book by Maxwell Alexander

I’ve heard people say that they want to work from home mainly for the following reason: they are able to work only when they want to. Even though you can set your own work hours when you work at home, that does not mean you don’t have to adhere to a schedule. Work schedules that are hit or miss…or worse, no schedule at all, simply will not work. Time is of the essence! It’s your time! Millennials – The Balancing Act of Working from Home – New Book by Maxwell Alexander Working from home can be a very, very good […]

Eating Healthy When Eating Out – Practical Advice by Coach Maxwell Alexander

Eating Healthy When Eating Out – Practical Advice by Coach Maxwell Alexander

If you go out to a restaurant to eat, you probably watch your calories very closely. To assist you with your calorie watching when dining out, these tips will help you make the most of it. Eating Healthy When Eating Out – Practical Advice by Coach Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, Certified Fitness Trainer, Certified Bodybuilding Coach, Certified Sports Nutrition Coach – Always order salad dressings or sauces on the side, as this way you have control over how much you add to your meal. – When you order grilled fish or vegetables, you should ask that the food be grilled […]

How to Choose the Right Bracelet for Men – Presented by HARD NEW YORK

How to Choose the Right Bracelets for Men – Presented by HARD NEW YORK

An elegant bracelet is a great accessory that can be worn with just about anything. In our busy world, we often find that a few extra pieces of leather or beads can give an outfit that extra bit of panache, and they can also instantly reveal a little bit of who we really are even without saying a word. Bracelets could definitely be a symbol of freedom, creativity, and confidence. How to Choose the Right Bracelets for Men – Presented by HARD NEW YORK When it comes to wearing a bracelet, effortlessness is the key. When you grasp this concept, […]

Outdoor living is hot: Tips to keep cool and comfortable

Outdoor living is hot: Tips to keep cool and comfortable

(BPT) – Outdoor living is hotter than ever — in more ways than one — and creating spaces that are not only functional but downright enjoyable is the goal of most homeowners today. No matter how you like to use your outdoor environments, you’re probably looking for ways to maximize your spaces and make them as pleasant as possible, for your family and your guests. Here are tips for optimizing your home’s outdoor spaces: 1) Practical and comfortable seating solutions When thinking about what type of seating makes sense for each area, consider who will be using it, for what […]

Weight Loss Motivation is the Key to Your Beach Body Goals – Fitness Motivation with Certified Elite Fitness Trainer and Bodybuilding Coach Maxwell Alexander

Weight Loss Motivation is the Key to Your Beach Body Goals

There would be no millions of overweight people around the globe if the motivation to lose weight was easy to come by. All of us would be the ideal weight and fit as a fiddle. Obesity is an epidemic that affects people from all walks of life, no matter their income or background. There are some tips you can follow to get your fitness motivation back and get on the right path of achieving your beach body goals. Weight Loss Motivation is the Key to Your Beach Body Goals – Fitness Motivation with Certified Elite Fitness Trainer and Bodybuilding Coach […]

Understanding Escrow and Earnest Money – Real Estate 101 with Real Estate Broker Dino Alexander

Understanding Escrow and Earnest Money – Real Estate 101 with Real Estate Broker Dino Alexander

A good real estate agent knows the importance of escrows and earnest money and can always explain to you what these terms mean. Regardless of whether you choose to use an agent or do it on your own, you should be aware of what these are and how they influence you. Understanding Escrow and Earnest Money – Real Estate 101 with Real Estate Broker Dino Alexander This makes it easier for you to separate those who are not interested in buying from those who are. If both you and the potential buyer manage to iron out all issues during the […]

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Home Decorating Ideas – with Hudson Valley Real Estate Agent Toni Ann Perry

Everyone appreciates home decorating ideas when planning to make improvements to their home. You may have visions of your own about how your new home décor would look but it’s always nice to have an alternative plan. There are definitely home decorating ideas that you haven’t discovered. There are constantly changes being made regarding trends in home decorating. Checking out new home decorating ideas may give birth to a new home decorating plan for your space. Home Decorating Ideas – with Hudson Valley Real Estate Agent Toni Ann Perry Being able to find home decorating ideas is a treat but […]

Selling Your Hudson Valley Home? Here are Tips to Make a Great First Impression – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Naomi Harris

Selling Your Hudson Valley Home? Here are Tips to Make a Great First Impression – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Naomi Harris

–Presentation. Yes, that is the keyword you always need to keep in mind. “The first impression is the last impression” is a proverb that not many people are willing to buy into these days. But in the case of homes, especially an old home that you are showcasing to others, this may very well be the case. It is a time-tested way to make sure that your house gets liked by whoever comes to view it. Selling Your Hudson Valley Home? Here are Tips to Make a Great First Impression – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Realtor Naomi Harris To […]