Welcome to Karen Engel Photography - thank you for visiting!  

We are located in Lakewood Ranch FL serving Florida's Gulf Coast  
Sarasota, Bradenton, Tampa, Naples and beyond.

Open Casting Call - Not Just For Models!

Casting Call We are always searching for interesting people to photograph for my personal projects. Maybe you have an interesting/unusual job or hobby, or access to a co...
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2018 Price Menu Head Shots Portraits Lakewood Ranch Sarasota Bradenton

Headshots • Weddings • Events • Family/Individual Portraits • Senior Portraits Commercial Project Quotes Available On Request ________________________________________...
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An unplanned photo shoot!

I had a surprise impromptu session yesterday - a young college student in the neighborhood volunteered to help me retrieve our absentee neighbor's lightweight pool furnit...
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Zenfolio.com discount coupon code: ESB-HVJ-QZR

The title says it all - this is a current coupon code that can save you $$$ on new a Zenfolio.com account! Referral Code: ESB-HVJ-QZR We've been artists on Zenfolio...
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The Aging Beachgoer - Siesta Key Beach, Sarasota FL

We spend a lot of time doing various image finishing processes in Photoshop but rarely go into the incredible depth it offers on other levels. This was a learning experie...
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#1 RULE - ALWAYS Have Fun!

Our photo shoots are casual, and fun, but still professional. The last thing we want is for our clients to have the dreaded "deer in the headlights" look! Professional...
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Karen's Top 10 Quick Tips for Models

1. Be punctual - and be in touch – make sure to let us know if you're running late. We need all your contact info too - cell, email etc. so communication is good between...
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Tale of a new lens & an impromptu Shoot!

A Brand New Lens arrived and we immediately had an impromptu session the same day! See sample results in Kristin's Portrait Gallery - (our first shoot with this new lens...
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Abby - Part II - Two for the price of One!

As we learned from the previous blog entry back in July, Abby is a young, up and coming model here in the Bakersfield area. I thought she did brilliantly in our first ses...
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Abby Part I - Models from Unexpected Places

The very first time I worked with Abby, she arrived with her dad Pete at my studio ready to work. This was particularly impressive as she was only 15 years old, but very...
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Amazing Golden Guard Dog!

Amazing Golden Guard Dog! This isn't one of those stories you hear on the news every day about a Golden Retriever dragging a baby off of the railroad tracks seconds be...
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The Completely Superfluous Q & A

Q: Do you like to talk about yourself or your pictures? If yes, about what aspects of photography? If no, why? A: I don't have a massive ego so I prefer to talk about...
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