A special goodbye to Beate

I would like to thank Beate personally for her dedication to the craft of framing for so many years.  She is extremely talented and was an absolute pleasure to work with.  La Linea Bella will continue under new ownership and we would like to publicly wish Beate well with her move to Ashville, North Carolina.  Below is a copy of a feature she did on one of my landscape images, “The Tree” and a discussion on printing your images and the important place that quality printing and framing should hold in your home.  You may view the full post by clicking on the link below:

La Linea Bella – Photographers feature: Print vs. Digital | Rob Garland

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one moment – Cecelia and James – Boar’s Head Inn wedding

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First looks are always special – it goes without saying.  Cecelia and James were married at The Boar’s Head Inn and we had a wonderful evening with the two of them and their guests.  James is a talented photographer and I was very touched when the two of them selected me to document their wedding.  This moment is one of many that attracted my lens and me in this night filled with tears, laughter,

one moment – portraits within journalism

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When I am in journalist mode (which I must admit, is quite frequent), having the subjects unaware of the camera is primarily what I am after.  It allows the story to be untouched by the photographer – and in my humble opinion, that result is