What To Wear For Portrait Photography – Pro Tips by Photographer Maxwell Alexander

What To Wear For Portrait Photography – Pro Tips by Photographer Maxwell Alexander

When doing portrait photography, it is common for people to worry about what to wear during the session. Despite what may seem like a trivial matter, the clothes you wear during portrait photography can have a major impact on the photos. For the best looking yet most natural portraits, make sure to advise them of which clothes are appropriate to use on the set. What To Wear For Portrait Photography – Pro Tips by Photographer Maxwell Alexander Here are some tips on how to dress during the shoot so that you do not feel uncomfortable. In this article, we will […]

Victorian Home Renovation in Cornwall on Hudson, NY – Interior Design and Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios – The Best Real Estate Photographer in Hudson Valley

Victorian Home Renovation in Cornwall on Hudson, NY – Interior Design and Real Estate Photography Project

Victorian Home Renovation in Cornwall on Hudson, NY – Interior Design and Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios – The Best Real Estate Photographer in Hudson Valley If you are selling your home on your own, or if you are a realtor who has been in real estate for a long time you already know that having professional real estate photographs for your listings is what will give you a competitive advantage on today’s saturated market. Just a few years ago, it was a luxury and I’ve seen hundreds of listing on MLS with blurry, musky, and unappealing […]

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 […]

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 […]

How to Take Great Portrait Photos – Pro Photography Tips with Maxwell Alexander

How to Take Great Portrait Photos – Pro Photography Tips with Maxwell Alexander

The mobile phone has evolved into a very popular technological gadget that can be used anywhere. A simple click on your camera will allow you to capture moments, unlike when you have to bring along your professional or digital camera, which can really be an inconvenience. In browsing the various social networking sites, you will find millions and millions of photos taken with a mobile phone camera and yet producing very distinct and appealing portraits of people. There has been a tremendous evolution in portrait photography. How to Take Great Portrait Photos – Pro Portrait Photography Tips with Maxwell Alexander […]

Real Estate Photography Project in Chelsea, NY – Duncan Avenue Studios, Hudson Valley, New York

Real Estate Photography Project in Chelsea, NY – Duncan Avenue Studios, Hudson Valley

Real Estate Photography Project in Chelsea, NY – Duncan Avenue Studios, Hudson Valley, New York It’s been said that a picture is worth a thousand words. In real estate, pictures can make a huge difference in how quickly your home sells. Thanks to technological advancements, buyers can get an intimate view of the home they are interested in without ever having to step out of their couches. It is more important than ever before that buyers do their research. Using filters such as location, price, school districts, square footage, etc., they search through sites. The moment they narrow their search […]

Commercial Real Estate Photography Project in Fishkill, NY – Twilight Photography – Aerial Drone Photography – HDR Photography – Duncan Avenue Studios, New York – Hudson Valley

Commercial Real Estate Photography Project in Fishkill, NY – Photo Gallery by Duncan Avenue Studios

Commercial Real Estate Photography Project in Fishkill, NY – Twilight Photography – Aerial Drone Photography – HDR Photography – Duncan Avenue Studios, New York – Hudson Valley If you are selling your home on your own, or if you are a realtor who has been in real estate for a long time you already know that having professional real estate photographs for your listings is what will give you a competitive advantage on today’s saturated market. Just a few years ago, it was a luxury and I’ve seen hundreds of listing on MLS with blurry, musky, and unappealing phone photos. […]

Professional Real Estate Photography for Home Sellers and Realtors in Hudson Valley – by Photographer Maxwell Alexander, CEO, Duncan Avenue Studios – Best Real Estate Photography in Hudson Valley, NY

World-Class Real Estate Photography for Home Sellers and Realtors in Hudson Valley

If you are selling your home on your own, or if you are a realtor who has been in real estate for a long time you already know that having professional real estate photographs for your listings is what will give you a competitive advantage on today’s saturated market. Just a few years ago, it was a luxury and I’ve seen hundreds of listing on MLS with blurry, musky, and unappealing phone photos. Professional Real Estate Photography for Home Sellers and Realtors in Hudson Valley – by Photographer Maxwell Alexander, CEO, Duncan Avenue Studios – Best Real Estate Photography in […]

Residential Real Estate Photography Project in Poughkeepsie, NY for the Alexander Maxwell Realty – Dutchess County – Hudson Valley – Duncan Avenue Studios

Real Estate Photography Project in Poughkeepsie, NY – Duncan Avenue Studios

Duncan Avenue Studios – Real Estate Photography Project in Poughkeepsie, NY (Dutchess County, Hudson Valley, New York) Home sellers have been facing some challenges because the real estate market has changed so rapidly in the Hudson Valley and around the globe. It wasn’t that long ago that looking for a home meant driving from New York City to the Hudson Valley, picking up flyers and sales packets, and maybe even stumbling upon an open house. Home searches in the 21st century usually start while you’re eating lunch at the office, not while you’re driving. The ease of browsing real estate […]

Should You Accept an Offer or Should You Counteroffer? – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Dino Alexander – Alexander Maxwell Realty – Best Real Estate Agents in Hudson Valley

Should You Accept an Offer or Should You Counteroffer? – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Dino Alexander

Selling a house can be a tricky business, but one you can easily do when you have the right information. The amount of money that you can make or lose will depend on how you handle an offer. Should You Accept an Offer or Should You Counteroffer? – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Dino Alexander – Alexander Maxwell Realty – Best Real Estate Agents in Hudson Valley There are times when you should accept an offer – such as if your home is in an area where homes are harder to sell. Some places, like out of the way rural […]

Choosing The Right Eye Makeup For Your Face – by Ashley McGillicuddy – Hebe Med Spa

Beauty is an interest of great application and skill. It is an interest with the goal of making oneself appear more attractive to themselves, others, or both. You may think that it’s easier said than done, correct? Don’t let that put you off! Read the tips below to see what you need to begin beautifying yourself like a pro. Choosing The Right Eye Makeup For Your Face – by Ashley McGillicuddy – Hebe Medical Spa – The Best Spa in Hudson Valley – Photography by Maxwell Alexander (Duncan Avenue Studios) If you have a pale complexion, opt for a brown […]

The Rising Popularity of Women's Bodybuilding – by Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, Certified Elite Fitness Trainer, Certified Bodybuilding Coach, Certified Sports Nutritionist – Bodybuilding and Fitness Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios / New York

The Rising Popularity of Women’s Bodybuilding

The images conjured up when you mention women’s bodybuilding are often flawed. When we speak of women’s bodybuilding, we’re not talking about beefed up women with huge muscles who resemble their male counterparts. No, women’s bodybuilding is much more than that. The Rising Popularity of Women’s Bodybuilding – Bodybuilding 101 with Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, Certified Elite Fitness Trainer, Certified Bodybuilding Coach, Certified Sports Nutritionist Bodybuilding for women means working out for fitness sculpting a tight, toned body. It means losing body fat and weight by working out with weights and performing a well-balanced cardio workout as well. It means […]

Bodybuilding Supplements Review – Bodybuilding 101 with Maxwell Alexander

Bodybuilding Supplements Review – Bodybuilding 101 with Maxwell Alexander

When you are involved in the sport of bodybuilding, taking supplements can help you hone your body to new levels. There are literally hundreds of bodybuilding supplements on the market you can choose from. The choices can be confusing. A bodybuilding supplement review can help you make the choice about which one is right for you. Bodybuilding Supplements Review – Bodybuilding 101 with Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, Certified Elite Fitness Trainer, Certified Bodybuilding Coach, Certified Sports Nutritionist There are lots of different supplements you can use depending on your bodybuilding goals. Which one you choose to take makes a difference […]

Kettlebell Training for Athletes – Fitness 101 with Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, ISSA Certified Elite Fitness Trainer, Bodybuilding and Sports Nutrition Coach

Kettlebell Training for Athletes – Fitness 101 with Maxwell Alexander

If you’re an athlete you do not face the same issues that the normal man on the street faces. Most people have a tough enough time staying disciplined with their diet and working out regularly. That’s half the challenge for them. Kettlebell Training for Athletes – Fitness 101 with Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, ISSA Certified Elite Fitness Trainer, Bodybuilding and Sports Nutrition Coach For the athlete however, it’s all about improving your game, bettering your personal best, functional conditioning for your sport, rest periods, HIIT and all the other variables that will make you a complete athlete. So how will […]

Professional Bodybuilding Photography by Maxwell Alexander – Best Gay OnlyFans Fitness Model

Professional Bodybuilding Photography by Maxwell Alexander

If you are serious about bodybuilding, you will want to have photos that document your progress down the road towards having a beautifully sculpted body. When you are able to have a progression of photography that will show your bodybuilding journey, you could possibly motivate others to go down the same path you have taken. You may want to start out by looking at photos of bodybuilding phenomenon who are already where you want to be. You can find some great photos of body specimens at a variety of websites. Check out my gallery of bodybuilding motivation photo prints on canvas […]

Amal Ishak - Queen of the Valley - Exclusive Interview by Miranda Weinberger Style by Cream, Hair by Liberty & Beauty, Makeup by Miranda Weinberger, Photography by Maxwell Alexander

Amal Ishak – Queen of the Valley – Cover Story and Exclusive Interview by Miranda Weinberger

Miranda: It is such an honor to be interviewing you for the next cover feature of our Winter 2021 issue! So tell us about yourself, where did it all begin? Amal: I am 35 and a mommy to 2 beautiful boys Christian & Noah, and I live and breath everything fashion. I am not really sure how it all it began… It feels like love of fashion was born with me LOL! Miranda: That’s amazing! I can definitely relate to balancing motherhood and entrepreneurship! It’s obvious you have a passion for fashion. What about the fashion industry was most attractive […]

Digital Photography Tips for Your Hudson Valley Staycation – by Hudson Valley Photographer Maxwell Alexander

Digital Photography Tips for Your Hudson Valley Staycation

Few families would consider leaving home for a vacation these days without reliable, high-quality digital imaging equipment-whether it’s a camera or a camcorder. At the same time the COVID-19 Pandemic turned our vacations into staycations, however all the same photography tips apply. Here are some tips from Photographer Maxwell Alexander to help you make the most of memorable staycation moments: Always be prepared: Don’t forget to bring backup camera batteries or memory cards so you’ll never miss a shot. Creativity is key: Sunsets and mountain ranges are always great backdrops for family pictures. By using your surroundings in interesting ways, […]

DIY Tips for Amazing Portrait Photography – by Hudson Valley Photographer Maxwell Alexander

DIY Tips for Amazing Portrait Photography – by Hudson Valley Photographer Maxwell Alexander

Long before digital cameras have come to existence, people have been fascinated by portraits mainly because it captures the essence of a person. Portrait photography has the power of capturing one’s image and depicting that person’s character, at the same time imprinting such images for all to remember. However, people do not realize that ever since cameras have been developed and made available to everyone, they have been secretly becoming a threat to the techniques that professional photographers have studied for years. Learn about portrait photography and you’ll see how amazing this hobby can be! DIY Tips for Amazing Portrait […]

The Valley of Gold - Explore New Wall Art Collection by Photographer Maxwell L. Alexander

The Valley of Gold – Explore New Wall Art Collection by Maxwell L. Alexander

Winter Holidays is the most Magical Season of the Year. In The Valley of Gold Holiday Fine Art Canvas Prints Collection, Photographer Maxwell Alexander catches the beauty of holiday lights reflecting in vibrant holiday decor around the Hudson Valley. Whether it’s ornamented on the Christmas Tree or sparkling bokeh lights on the golden jewelry – authentic Holiday Magic is in every piece of this collection. The Valley of Gold – Explore New Wall Art Collection by Photographer Maxwell L. Alexander And while you are doing your holiday gift shopping at Simplida.com, also stop by in the Christmas Village section of […]

Christmas at the Hudson Villa - Photo Story by Maxwell L. Alexander

Magical Christmas Decor at the Hudson Villa – Photo Story by Maxwell L. Alexander

Christmas at The Hudson Villa – Photo Story by Maxwell L. Alexander The gorgeous property is in Chester, New York, and just a short 18-minute helicopter ride from Manhattan. It is the creation of esteemed architect Paul Rudolph and was originally owned by Henry Hudson’s family (hence the historical and fitting name). Paul Rudolph‘s vision transformed the villa into a spectacular summer paradise and private resort. The lux property features a white sand beach, swimming pool, cabanas, spa, jacuzzi tub, helipad, and impeccably sculptured gardens alive with splashes of floral color. The architectural design is a pure artistic genius. The […]

Practical Tips for Choosing Artwork for Your Hudson Valley Office by Designer Maxwell Alexander

Practical Tips for Choosing Artwork for Your Hudson Valley Office by Designer Maxwell Alexander

Whether your business is a medical office, an engineering firm, or a high-tech organization, the right artwork can make the space look great. But great art does far more than just perk up your walls and cover up the empty space. Art has the power to motivate, to enlighten, and to transport – that is what makes it so wonderful. You may not have the money, or even the desire, to set up a museum in your waiting room or office, but you can still use the power of artwork to motivate your employees, soothe your patients and showcase your […]