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A little of me. Having fun. Personal projects. Some photography stuff that I have fun with. Sharing the love. Thank you for stopping by. Cris.

the beginning

I “retired” from the Corporate world in the summer of 2011 and there is when my photography journey started. It has been a great time to explore, to try and to study. I finally had the time to take pictures while enjoying my kids grow up. I did not know what I was doing but I knew what the images…

la fruta

“The unnamed fruit of Eden thus became an apple under the influence of the story of the golden apples in the Garden of Hesperides. As a result, the apple became a symbol for knowledge, immortality, temptation, the fall of man and sin.” En mi fotografia disfruto encontrar significados detrás de lo que se captura. Historias. Y siempre me pregunto si mi audiencia interpreta lo mismo que…

augusto

m o n t h  s e v e n 1010 February 2017   > I have been so excited to share with this talented group of ladies this photography project that takes place in a monthly basis. On the 10th of every month, we will document our lives with 10 images recently taken. We will link each other’s blogs to share a little bit…

january 2017 news

2 0 1 7 Next Dates: February 5th and February 12th > f o u r  w e e k s   o n e – o n e   o n l i n e  w o r k s h o p 2 0 1 7 “Creating Art from the Simplest Things – B&W photography” with Cris Stephens .Duration: 4…

welcoming 2017

s a y i n g  g o o d b y e 2 0 1 6 > Every year I become very nostalgic when December 31st arrives. I think about all what we lived in that year that is getting to an end. I feel the kids are growing up way too fast and I find ways in my…

navidad

t h e  ma g i c  o f  c h r i s t m a s 2 0 1 6 Wishing all of you the best Christmas ever. Tons of blessings your way. Con mucho amor, Cris. >   >

thank you

m o n t h  s i x 1010 december 2016 my clients > I have been so excited to share with this talented group of ladies this photography project that takes place in a monthly basis. On the 10th of every month, we will document our lives with 10 images recently taken. We will link each other’s blogs to share a little bit…

december 2016 news

T W E N T Y  S E V E N T E E N  C L A S S E S click on image for high resolution >  t w o  w e e k s   o n e – o n e   o n l i n e  c l a s s “Bringing life to all the…

four weeks workshop

f o u r  w e e k s   o n e – o n e   o n l i n e  w o r k s h o p 2 0 1 7 “Creating Art from the Simplest Things – B&W photography” with Cris Stephens .Duration: 4 weeks.  Cost: $250 enrollment is NOW OPEN through PayPal (*) >> “When creating…

two weeks workshop

t w o  w e e k s   o n e – o n e   o n l i n e  w o r k s h o p 2 0 1 7 “Bringing life to all the grays in between” with Cris Stephens .Duration: 2 weeks.  Cost: $150 enrollment is NOW OPEN through PayPal (*) >>> This B&W editing workshop is…

el valle

m o n t h f i v e 1010 november 2016 > I have been so excited to share with this talented group of ladies this photography project that takes place in a monthly basis. On the 10th of every month, we will document our lives with 10 images recently taken. We will link each other’s blogs to share a little bit of our lives…

november 2016 news

n e w s   Mini Session Houston, Texas: $150.-  November 12th – Sold out. *** Mini Session Highlands Ranch, Colorado: $150.-  November 19th and November 20th (new dates just added). *** New Editing Class – For Photographers: $120.- (Price will be $130 going on) First Class:  November 27th through December 11th *** Can not wait!!        …

october 2016 news

u p d a t e  o n  m i n i s click on the image for high resolution > Houston mini sessions have been sold out. Thank you from my heart to all my unconditional Houstonian clients. I love you! Colorado minis – still spots available!! I can not wait to make my work known here and to have…

no other like them

m o n t h f o u r 1010 o c t o b e r 2016 > I have been so excited to share with this talented group of ladies this photography project that takes place in a monthly basis. On the 10th of every month, we will document our lives with 10 images recently taken. We will link each other’s blogs…

julia caterina

m o n t h  t h r e e 1010 s e p t e m b e r 2016 I have been so excited to share with this talented group of ladies this photography project that takes place in a monthly basis. On the 10th of every month, we will document our lives with 10 images recently taken. We will link each other’s…

the mud shot

memories from childhood * a late muddy afternoon * > This shoot is one of my favorites. Love the drama of the textures of the mud on his skin. The mood of the light and above all, the story behind. I was inside the house knowing that the kids were playing in the backyard. But suddenly, there was that kind…

my b&w tools

cris stephens B&W tools 2 0 1 6 In my workshops I have shared all what I consider since the moment the image is captured till the moment I edit it in camera raw and photoshop. All the edit “secrets” and all the editing tools are being shared with each participant along with a ton of videos and material. There…

cris in color

finding myself in color 2 0 1 1   a u g u s t   2 0 1 6 > (First image is my regular color conversion. Second image it’s me playing with other tools to bring more drama to my color conversions. Sharing with you my journey.)   As you all know, I am a B&W artist. B&W has…