Good Friends are important

so is a good photographer

Soft autumn light provides exciting opportunities for a terrific portrait from Photosynthesis photographer Doug Coulson.  And with good lighting gear, Doug will soften the light to create a great portrait with relaxed energy.

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Relaxing portraits with Doug

Fun and Natural and Authentic

Go to a professional photographer who is friendly, skilled, shows up on time and will work with you to get some amazing shots with gentle energy for a reasonable fee.  Give Doug Coulson a call ... you'll like what you get.

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Doug Coulson is friendly and skilled and someone you can trust to get a lasting portrait.  Doug's clients have said:

"Your photos capture our children in ways we've never seen before!" Jill D

"Your photos of my sons make me happy." Janet W

"Doug's photo session with our Ohio relatives was the high point of their visit - a lot of fun." Paula H

"Your photograph of me and my girlfriend made my 90 year old grandfather cry." Christoph P

"The photo you got of me and my wife laughing is going to all 9 grandchildren." Frank G

"Your portrait of my husband is like he is in the room with me while he is working overseas." Ahni S

"Those are wonderful photos ... everyone looks so happy ... it makes me not afraid of getting old ... where is this assisted living place? ... the pictures made me smile and started my day right - thanks!" Barb B

Look around Doug Coulson's Photosynthesis website, and if you like what you see give him a call ... Autumn is a great time for a portrait session.  Doug Coulson's lighting gear and cameras are light weight and very portable ... Doug will set-up quickly in your office, home, a nearby park, or on a small boat in a marina.  Doug pays attention to lighting, but pays much more attention to you.

At your portrait session Doug combines camera skill with rapport and trust to capture authentic beauty.  Call Doug and see what he can do for you.

Thanks for looking!

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Photosynthesis - Relaxed photography

with gentle energy


You are more beautiful than a morning glory.  Autumn is a great time for a portrait session with Photosynthesis photographer Doug Coulson.  He'll meet your family at a favorite place, hang around for an hour in the waning seasonal sun, browning leaves, bare trees and Fall winds, and get some great shots that radiate gentle energy.   Your portrait session with Doug will be fun, friendly and relaxed ... you'll like what you get and the portrait will last for years!  Doug loves to do pet portraits too.

Doug also does onsite art and old photo digitizing and restoration at a reasonable cost with print worthy results.

Check out our FLASH Wedding (3 hours as low as $400) - for the technically inclined.

And for a nice collection of brides click on: BRIDES

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Doug makes "house calls".  He will meet you at your home, the office or a favorite spot. Call or text (410) 757-9101; Email:  Ask for a great discount.  Doug is a very good photographer.

Enjoy a scroll through Light Focus.  And check out Gift It  and Free!  ... before it is not free.  And always ask about my monthly specials for weddings and family portraits ... call for some excellent specials!

Doug also does photo restoration and frameable enlargements from old pictures, as well as product photography.

Take a little time for a session with Doug to get a good photograph of yourself or family or friends at home, at the office, at an event, at a ceremony, at a favorite place.

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PhotoSynthesis: Helping Make Memories Tangible - call Doug today!