Airbnb Photography in Upstate New York and Long Island: Tips for Hiring the Best Photographer

Airbnb Photography in Upstate New York and Long Island: Tips for Hiring the Best Photographer

If you’re looking to book an Airbnb near the Hudson Valley, NYC, or all the way to Hamptons, you’ve come to the right place! To get you started, we’ve created this guide on how to find the best Airbnb photographer in Upstate New York and Long Island. From knowing what to expect during your shoot to getting advice on saving money, this guide has everything you need to know when it comes to finding and hiring an expert Airbnb photographer in the New York metro area. Decide if you need a professional lifestyle photographer When you’re trying to find the […]

Cajun Craving: My First Time Trying Crawfish at the Tasty Crab House – Hudson Valley resaturant reviews with Maxwell Alexander – Presented by ALLUVION VACATIONS

Cajun Craving: My First Time Trying Crawfish at the Tasty Crab House Restaurant

A friend of mine had recently tried crawfish for the first time and she told me how much she loved it. I couldn’t understand why she was so crazy about something that looked like it just came out of some swamp, but when I finally tried it at the Tasty Crab House I understood completely! The Cajun seasoning made the whole experience feel like an out-of-body experience, where I had left my body to be taken on this delicious journey to savory heaven! If you’ve never tried crawfish before, I recommend giving it a shot if you have an opportunity. […]

Exclusive Interview with Hudson Valley Boudoir Photographer Leyla Cadabal – by Dino Alexander, Contributing Editor – Photography by Maxwell Alexander (Duncan Avenue Studios)

Exclusive Interview with Hudson Valley Photographer Leyla Cadabal

Exclusive Interview with Hudson Valley Boudoir Photographer Leyla Cadabal – by Dino Alexander, Contributing Editor – Photography by Maxwell Alexander (Duncan Avenue Studios) Dino Alexander: Wow! Thank you for the opportunity to shed the light on you and your amazing work, Leyla! Please tell our readers a little bit about yourself.  Leyla Cadabal: I was born and raised in the Hudson Valley. I attended SUNY New Paltz, earned a teaching degree, and taught elementary school for a few years after I graduated. My husband and I met right out of high school, we were married in 2002 and now live […]

How to Find the Best Hudson Valley and Catskills Real Estate Photographer – Presented by ALLUVION MEDIA

How to Find the Best Hudson Valley and Catskills Real Estate Photographer

If you’re looking to buy or sell a home in the Hudson Valley or Catskills, there are many important details to consider. Perhaps one of the most important details is finding the right real estate photographer. Whether you’re hoping to move into your new home next month or several years from now, take these steps to find the best real estate photographer in the area today! How to Find the Best Hudson Valley and Catskills Real Estate Photographer – Presented by ALLUVION MEDIA Great Resources for Finding Local Real Estate Photographers Finding a great photographer can be difficult, even if […]

How to Improve Your Airbnb Listing with Seasonal Nature Wall Art – Hudson Valley Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander

How to Improve Your Airbnb Listing with Seasonal Nature Wall Art

The Hudson Valley region of New York provides the perfect backdrop for all kinds of photography, from landscapes to portraits and more, and local photographer Maxwell Alexander of the Duncan Avenue Studios has made it his mission to showcase the best of this beautiful area in his fine art nature photography print collection. If you’re looking to improve your Airbnb listing and give your space that extra spark, these nature wall art prints might be just what you need! Check out some of the photos below to see how your space can benefit from these stunning photographs and prints that […]

Upstate New York and the Hudson Valley's Best Airbnb Photographers – ALLUVION MEDIA

Upstate New York and the Hudson Valley’s Best Airbnb Photographers – ALLUVION MEDIA

A lot of people consider Airbnb to be an amazing way to experience new and unique travel experiences, especially those who are traveling to cities they’ve never been to before and aren’t sure where to stay while they are there. But what happens when you find yourself in an unfamiliar place that also happens to be gorgeous, and you’re looking to book an Airbnb listing but don’t have any idea which one is the best? Well, let me tell you about one particularly awesome Airbnb photographer that I recently worked with in Upstate New York and the Hudson Valley… Maxwell […]

5 Hiking Benefits for Bodybuilding and Fitness – Bodybuilding 101 with Coach Maxwell Alexander – Presented by "The Secrets of Natural Bodybuilding" on Amazon Kindle

Hiking for Bodybuilding and General Fitness – Top 5 Benefits – Bodybuilding 101 with Coach Maxwell Alexander

Natural bodybuilding isn’t just about how you look, it’s also about how you feel, which ultimately makes an even bigger difference in your life. One of the best ways to improve your health and physical fitness as a natural bodybuilder is to go hiking, as it will strengthen muscles, increase flexibility, reduce stress, and improve cardiovascular health. This article explains 5 specific benefits of hiking that are perfect for natural bodybuilders looking to be healthier inside and out. Hiking for Bodybuilding and General Fitness – Top 5 Benefits – Bodybuilding 101 with Coach Maxwell Alexander – Presented by “The Secrets […]

The Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Move To Upstate New York – Presented by Duncan Avenue Studios – Hudson Valley and Catskills Real Estate Photography

The Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Move To Upstate New York

The Hudson Valley, encompassing the Catskills, has been attracting people since the 1600s. Almost all of those people had one thing in common; they were looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and find a better way of life. What’s not to love about Upstate New York? Whether you’re a native who’s returning home or just relocating, the Hudson Valley and Catskills region has everything you need and more. Here are 10 reasons why you should move to Upstate New York right now! The Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Move To Upstate New York – Presented […]

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 […]

Roundout Reservoir in Catskill Mountains – Photo Story by Maxwell Alexander

Roundout Reservoir in the Catskill Mountains – Photo Story by Maxwell Alexander

It was a rainy/foggy and even snowy (up in the mountains) day and I had to shoot a property in Napanoch, NY. Before I got to Catskills, I had to drive over the Gunks (Shawangunk Ridge) near Ellenville, and that was pretty intense because the rain switched to a snowstorm and a thick fog, so I was hardly navigating through the winding mountain roads. Roundout Reservoir in the Catskill Mountains – Photo Story by Maxwell Alexander – Nature Photography – Canvas Photo Prints – Presented by DA Aromatherapy Natural Repellents After my photoshoot, I clicked on a different route (there […]

Hunting for The Best Burgers, Beer, and Fries in the Catskill Mountains – Courtyard Bar and Restaurant Review

You don’t have to travel to Manhattan or wait until the weekend to get your fill of burgers, beer, and fries – the Courtyard Restaurant in Roscoe, NY serves all three up every day of the week! The Courtyard has been dishing out these delicious staples since its grand opening in 2011, and it’s been steadily growing in popularity ever since. If you’re curious about what makes the Courtyard so special, check out this photo review! Hunting for The Best Burgers, Beer, and Fries in Roscoe, NY – Courtyard Restaurant and Bar Review – Travel Adventures with Maxwell Alexander The […]

Hibachi Steakhouse Restaurant Review – Red Plum Asian Cuisine in Mamaroneck – Exploring Hudson Valley with Maxwell Alexander

Red Plum Asian Cuisine in Mamaroneck, NY – Hibachi Steakhouse Restaurant Review

Mamaroneck, NY is lucky enough to have an amazing beach and some great dining options right there on Mamaroneck Avenue: from fine Italian cuisine to amazing seafood and everything in between. But one restaurant that really shines above the rest is Red Plum Asian Cuisine, which features the most delicious Hibachi steakhouse in all of Westchester County, and possibly even the entire state of New York! Hibachi Steakhouse Restaurant Review – Red Plum Asian Cuisine in Mamaroneck – Exploring Hudson Valley with Travel Photographer Maxwell Alexander The Setting Only minutes away from the beach, you will find the premiere spot […]

How to Choose The Best Hiking Trail in the Hudson Valley

How to Choose The Best Hiking Trail in the Hudson Valley

Is hiking on your list of things to do? No matter if you want to spend one day hiking in the Hudson Valley, or five days, you will need to find a hiking park to visit and a hiking trail to hike. While you can choose to go on any Hudson Valley hiking trail you want, you may want to take the time to find the best one. People who examine a variety of hiking trails and choose their favorites are more likely to have a great time. My all-time favorite hiking trail in the Hudson Valley is on Mt. […]

Hudson Valley Hiking Adventures with Maxwell Alexander: Why You Should Hike for Health

Hudson Valley Hiking Adventures with Maxwell Alexander: Why You Should Hike for Health

Hiking can be extremely beneficial to your health in many ways, from reducing your stress levels to improving your cardiovascular health to helping you manage your weight by burning off extra calories. As an avid hiker, explorer, and certified elite fitness trainer and bodybuilding coach, I’ve personally experienced how hiking can change your life, so I’m excited to tell you all about my favorite pastime and some of the great things it can do for you! And if you are looking to get peace of mind and a piece of my hiking adventures, check out the Hudson Valley Style Shop […]

How Much Does a Professional Real Estate Photographer Cost? – Real Estate Photography by Maxwell Alexander / Duncan Avenue Studios for Alluvion Media – Hudson Valley, Catskills, NYC

How Much Does a Professional Real Estate Photographer Cost?

Have you ever been to your favorite vacation spot and thought, I wish I could live here? If you answered yes, you aren’t alone; most people visit Hudson Valley or Catskills, NY, and feel the same way! And if you’re planning on selling your property, now might be the time to let someone take photos of it that capture its true essence. That’s where we come in. Alluvion Media provides high-quality real estate photography at affordable prices, so give us a call today to learn more about how much our services cost! What to Expect When Hiring an Experienced Local […]

Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander © 2021 Duncan Avenue Group

Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander

Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander – Buy Photo Prints on Canvas at hardnewyork.com Discover Fine Art Nature Photography Prints by Maxwell Alexander at hardnewyork.com Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander © 2021 Duncan Avenue Studios Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander © 2021 Duncan Avenue Group Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature Photography by Maxwell Alexander © 2021 Duncan Avenue Studios Fall Season in the Hudson Valley – Fine Art Nature […]

Professional Airbnb Photography Services in the Hudson Valley, Catskills and NYC

The Best Airbnb Photography In Hudson Valley and Upstate, NY

The Hudson Valley and Upstate New York area have become more popular than ever as vacation destinations. With people looking to escape the hustle and bustle of New York City, you have to stand out if you want your Airbnb listing to be one of the most popular and in-demand places to stay while visiting this region of the state. That’s where Maxwell Alexander comes in, providing his services as an experienced Airbnb photographer who can help turn your home into a place that people want to stay in when they come to the Hudson Valley of Upstate New York […]

The Best Places to Hunt for Fixer-Uppers in Hudson Valley and Upstate New York – by Dino Alexander, NYS Licensed Real Estate Broker 

The Best Places to Hunt for Fixer-Uppers in Hudson Valley and Upstate New York

Interested in finding out the best places to hunt for fixer-uppers in Hudson Valley and Upstate New York? If so, you’re not alone! Houses that need some work, but are worth investing in and turning into your dream home are becoming more and more popular, but where should you start? This blog will help to answer that question, telling you about some of the best places to look for fixer-uppers in Hudson Valley and Upstate New York, from the Catskills to Albany, from Poughkeepsie to Syracuse! The Best Places to Hunt for Fixer-Uppers in Hudson Valley and Upstate New York […]

The Pros and Cons of Buying a Farmhouse or Cabin in Upstate NY

The Pros and Cons of Buying a Farmhouse or Cabin in Upstate NY

How do you decide if it’s worth buying a farmhouse or cabin in Upstate NY to rent out as an Airbnb? The short answer is, it depends on your income and the amount of time you want to spend managing the property in addition to your job, family, and regular activities. Here are some things to consider when deciding whether you should buy an Upstate NY vacation rental property… The Pros and Cons of Buying a Farmhouse or Cabin in Upstate NY – by Dino Alexander, NYS Licensed Real Estate Broker The Advantages Being near so many things to do […]

Professional Airbnb Photography Services in the Hudson Valley, Catskills and NYC

Professional Airbnb Photography Services in the Hudson Valley, Catskills and NYC

Duncan Avenue Studios offers both on-location and in-studio photography services for Airbnb hosts in the Hudson Valley area of New York. Located in the Mid-Hudson Valley, we serve clients throughout Rockland, Orange, Putnam, Dutchess, Sullivan, Ulster, Columbia, and Greene counties. To learn more about our work with Airbnb hosts or to book your own shoot, visit our Real Estate Photography Services page here. We offer more than just amazing photographs; we provide you with customized professional real estate and vacation travel marketing solutions that meet your specific needs and objectives as an Airbnb host. Hudson Woods for Home Sweet Hudson – […]