The Environmental Portrait {Fine Art Photography, Effingham, Illinois}

There are so many genres of photography, but one of my favorites is environmental portraiture.  What is an environmental portrait you say? Well, quite simply, it's a portrait of a subject in their own environment.  Not only does it let the viewer of the photograph know a little about the person being photographed, it's a great way to put the subject at ease.  Being in your own environment is always calming.  It's similar to lifestyle photography but more intentional.  Sound like something  you or your family would be down with?  Call me!  I love them. And I'm now determined to intentionally take more of these type of portraits. And without further ado, a few environmental portraits...

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