Portrait Photography

Alpa Rama - Fashion/Style Influencer Photoshoot by Christian Hernandez

I met Alpa in July 2018 when I offered to take some photos for her blog. She's a fashion/style influencer that works with some major brands and is an expert at what she does. This time, we met up at Lake Nona for a very quick shoot around the area.

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Pet Portraits with Genevieve by Christian Hernandez

After getting together for a Walt Disney World shoot, Amanda got in touch with me again for some photos with her dog Genevieve. Genevieve is 12 years old and has cancer. Amanda has had her dog for a long time and since she is undergoing surgery soon, Amanda wanted some pet portraits prior to the surgery.

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Black Friday Beach Day Family Portraits by Christian Hernandez

This year for Black Friday, instead of shopping for things we don’t really need and can’t really afford, my family went to the beach for some family portraits. We drove about an hour to New Smyrna Beach and took some photos we’ll use for this years Christmas cards. Here is some of what we captured.

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Liz & Clay | Lake Mary Wedding by Christian Hernandez

Last weekend, I had the opportunity to assist in photographing a wedding. Once that the images have been finalized, I’ve been reflecting on my journey and I am enjoying seeing the improvements in my technique as well as my level of confidence with every new shoot.

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Photographing Doc Dean's Pools for PoolPro Magazine by Christian Hernandez

Earlier this summer, I was hired by PoolPro Magazine to photograph a pool servicing company for an upcoming issue. With excitement, I gladly accepted. My task was pretty open-ended - to follow the team (a family) and photograph their operations working on pools.

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Photographing a Traditional Bosnian Wedding by Christian Hernandez

On this day, I had the opportunity to second-shoot a traditional Bosnian wedding. Although it had familiar elements I’d seen before of a wedding ceremony, there were several traditions I had never seen before. One of which was their tradition to give servers (their own family members) large amounts of money for coffee.

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Belkys and Nelson - Couple's Photoshoot in Central Park by Christian Hernandez

In April 2017, one of my co-workers, Belkys asked me if I would be able to take some couples photos of her and her husband. I said of course! We scheduled a date in May and met up in Central Park in New York City.

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Disney Family Photos with Southern Meets Urban by Christian Hernandez

Several months ago, MJ reached out to me after seeing some of my Disney-themed portrait work on Instagram. She runs a nutrition and lifestyle blog called Southern Meets Urban and in September, she was going to be traveling to Orlando and wanted some family photos around the parks with her daughters to document their trip. After finalizing the details on dates/times/locations, I was really excited and looking forward to capturing some special moments for them.

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Disney Portraits with Dottiemouse by Christian Hernandez

On Tuesday, my sister and I met up with Amanda at Walt Disney World’s Epcot Center. She had reached out to me several months ago for some portraits in the parks and, for several months, we weren’t able to meet. Finally, our schedules allowed and we were able to capture some stills for her Disney themed social media account.

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Alpa Rama - Fashion/Style Influencer Photoshoot - Lake Nona, Orlando, FL by Christian Hernandez

I first met Alpa about 2 months ago in May 2018 through Instagram when I offered to take some photos for her blog. We worked out the details to meet up so she could model and allow me to take some portraits we could both could use in our portfolios.

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Joshua - Harlem Fashion/Style Photoshoot by Christian Hernandez

Joshua has been a good friend of mine since 2010 when we were both in undergrad at the University of Central Florida. That year, we both made UCF's Orientation Team (affectionately named O-Team).

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Portraits of My Father - July 2018 by Christian Hernandez

At the church my family attends here in Florida, they choose to recognize and honor service members on the Sunday before Independence Day. This year on July 1, 2018, I took these portraits of my father in his Army uniform after church.

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PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS & TRICKS (PART II) by Christian Hernandez

In Part I, we covered some practical things you can do to improve your photography. Here in Part II, we'll continue with that theme and cover 3 more practical things you can do to improve your photography.

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PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS & TRICKS (PART I) by Christian Hernandez

Through my years in photography, I've gained experience on how to shoot photos in many different scenarios. In this post, I'm sharing a bit of my process in hopes of helping you capture better photos and ultimately add to your toolbox for when you are behind the camera.

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