THE INDEX

Here I share my latest work, where I've been, and what's been inspiring me and my family. You're invited to come follow with, so read on friend! 

Writings, Latest sessions, and other musings

Search

CATEGORIES

Travel

Food

Wellness

Personal

Business

Emily's Blog

welcome to

ABOUT ME

portfolio

Experience

Contact

HOME

blog

THE INDEX

Filed in: Business, Session

We’ve all seen the use of negative space in photography. Maybe we didn’t realize what it was called, but it’s so common that you have seen it. It’s a technique I use a lot. This post is going to explain why I use negative space purposefully for commercial and branding photography. This is going to […]

How to use Negative space in photography, a blog post

OPEN POST

Filed in: Session

When COVID-19 first hit and things were economically uncertain, I announced a mini product session giveaway for small business owners. It helped boost morale in the creative community in an uncertain time. So shoot is the result of the giveaway. Why product photography is my new love I’ve really fallen in love with product photography […]

Araceli Farms Products

OPEN POST

Filed in: Business, Session

Lately, I’ve been focused on Commercial Product photography. It’s something I can do while remaining socially distanced. Items can be shipped to me, so I’m able to do the shoots from my home studio. Transitional Time for businesses during COVID-19 More people may be reconsidering what type of work they want to do. If their […]

Commercial product photography

OPEN POST

Filed in: Business, Session

I got a text from my most recent personal branding session client from the East Bay last week! It said, “My friend said she likes my website, particularly the photos. So thanks again. :)” Those unsolicited messages are the kinds of things that make my day. Client profession: Childbirth Educator Deana is my most recent […]

Personal Branding Session of Childbirth Educator

OPEN POST

Filed in: Business, Session

Sometimes you get lucky, and sometimes you make your own luck. In the shoot I’m sharing today I was lucky enough to do a commercial photography shoot for the Oaktown Spice Shop! Read more to see how it happened and for links on how you can do your own business pitch to place you’d like […]

Spice Detail for Oaktown Spice Shop by Emily Wong Photo

OPEN POST

  Moms have told me that they’re looking for interesting places to have their (Mini) photos sessions. As a result, this had me thinking. What location would be fun to shoot? I decided wanted to find a location that points to this area, the Farm to Fork Capital. I was lucky enough to contact and […]

Two girl reading a book together

OPEN POST

Sach Foods a new company based in San Francisco. They made paneer and hope to be able to bring it to market soon. Paneer, it’s a fresh Indian cheese. I was contacted by them to help take product photography, styled, and recipe photos for their business. Their session was at Bite Unite. The goal was […]

Commercial food photography

OPEN POST

When my friend Ryan was getting ready to open his insurance agency in Sacramento, he knew he had photography needs. I was more than happy to help with a Personal Branding Session! What fuels me and gets me excited about branding photography is that I get to help people realize their goals. It’s why I […]

State Farm agents in downtown Sacramento

OPEN POST

I’m excited to announce that the first Mini Session of the year! See some of the fun we had during the last Mini Session event here! ┬áMinis only happen twice a year and are my version of semi-annual sales! They only happen twice a year and are the only time I offer smaller, less pricy […]

Araceli Farms Mother's Day Mini Sessions

OPEN POST

I was lucky enough to shoot the Pep Soap Co Spring, Summer 2019 product photography. Natalie, the owner, and creator wanted a brighter and lighter shoot than our previous session seen here. If you told me a year ago I would have a catalog of handmade soap pictures I wouldn’t have believed you. But it […]

Pep Soap Co by Emily Abdinor Photography

OPEN POST

GET IG STORY TEMPLATES, TIPS FOR PHOTO SESSION AND MORE BY JOINING MY EMAIL LIST!

BE THE FIRST TO KNOW ABOUT NEW OFFERINGS, PROMOS too!