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Car Photography Pt.2 – Luxury Rides

Car Photography Pt.2 – Luxury Rides

For Kings and Queens (like you and I) One beautiful crisp and clear day (you know the kind where you can see for miles, the sun is shining, the sky is filled with fluffy clouds, and it's just great to be alive), I was driving along Prince William Parkway on my way to...

Car Photography PT.1

Car Photography PT.1

I've been keeping a secret from you. I've never written about this subject in a professional capacity before. Since COVID has been pushing businesses big and small into oblivion, I thought I would write about something dear to my heart and try and stir up the universe...

Macro Product Photography

Macro Product Photography

Tiny products make big impression for museum visitors and eCommerce with the right product photographer. Photographing tiny products takes a lot of patience. It requires the right equipment and a lot of skill—especially when the software lets you down. I have been...

New Photo Studio Lights Up Woodbridge

New Photo Studio Lights Up Woodbridge

Creating a photo studio to serve commercial product photography needs of Northern Virginia businesses. Today I have the honor to announce that I am opening my photo studio in Northern Virginia. Like many photographers, I started out working in my basement. Today I'm...

Quick And Easy Video

Quick And Easy Video

Understanding how much time (really) goes into making a quick, short video. Yaaay! It's tres magique! "I just need a super simple, easy video. Nothing complicated. It can even be a single cut from one camera angle. Isn't that how Alfred Hitchcock shot the movie...

Real Estate Beauty With Twilight Photography

Real Estate Beauty With Twilight Photography

What goes on behind the smoke and mirrors of an architectural photographers camera during a cover shoot. Creative photography can be accomplished in a single click. Extra special photography, images that evoke an air of dreaminess, perceived reality, or even a...

Published In Advanced Photoshop 126

Published In Advanced Photoshop 126

Mark Gilvey contributes three restoration tips to professional photo-retouching magazine.   In August 2014, I received an email from a freelance writer who was working on a feature article for Advanced Photoshop. Based in the UK, the magazine specializes in...

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When you invest in professional photography, your clients and customers will invest in you!

Mark Gilvey is a professional commercial product, real estate, and corporate event photographer in Woodbridge, VA.

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