Kim Sleno’s Blog

We Are Enough!

We are all enough as we are.Have you looked at yourself in the mirror lately and thought “I am too …. “fill in the blank” or I will get photos done when I lose 10, 20 or 50 pounds. What if you never lose the weight? Then you will have no beautiful photos of yourself,...

Princess Sessions

Princess Sessions I had the pleasure on March 30, Good Friday to photograph 9 little girls for our first Princess Sessions. I have always loved princess dresses, this is not to say I don't like getting dirty and playing sports. I just like once in a while wearing a...

Beautiful Woman

What does a beautiful woman and a beautiful rooster have in common? Simply that they are both beautiful. Many women do not see their own beauty, yet every rooster sees his. He struts and shows his stuff, protects his hens, yet most people do not want a rooster. For...

Snow Queen

Snow Queen on Forbidden What a spectacular day for a Snow Queen photo shoot.  Driving up to the old ski hill the day before to check out possible locations was an easy drive. Lots of new snow, but the plow had cleared a section enough to drive. Everything was perfect...

Snow Queen Photo Shoot Prep

Snow Queen Photo Session. I started working today on preparation for a conceptual photo shoot for January 22. These shoots feed my creative soul. A couple of years ago I made a white head piece  and have used it on a few shoots. The piece was beautiful, but it needed...

Practice What I Preach

Practice What I Preach Finally I practiced what I preach. I got in front of the camera. For the last 7 years as I have built my practice.  I knew that I wanted to get in front of the camera. I wanted to have what I was offering. But I also knew that I no longer felt...

18th Century Meets 21st Century with Attitude

Living in one century and dreaming in another I am sure I lived in another time, another century. I love the clothes and fashion of the 16th, 17th and 18th century. This latest series draws from my love of fashion and sewing. Wandering around fabric stores I envision...

Before and After Glamour Photography

Before and After with Melissa I love capturing the beauty of a woman. We come in all shapes and sizes and we are all beautiful. Sometimes we need to see someone we know that we can relate to after a glamour session. Melissa was looking to update her...