Welcome to the Blog

We are so glad you're here! Grab a cup of coffee, sit back, and enjoy the Chian O'Connor Blog.

September 22, 2020

Chian O'Connor

  There have been countless seniors that I have had the privilege to work with and document their final year as they are making that momentous transition from school years to adulthood, yet it Always amazes me how, despite going through the same school year and the same transition, they all so strikingly stand out […]

September 1, 2020

Chian O'Connor

Sound odd? For some of you, maybe- for others- it’s a dream come true. Or just the everyday reality in the years to come! For many years, there has been a bit of a stigma associated with being educated at home. People tend to think of shy, reticent children who are afraid to speak or […]

August 21, 2020

Chian O'Connor

Years ago, Denton and I were planning a trip to Guyana, South America to spend three months focusing on Bible Education in the interior of the country. We had known OF Alisse, but we didn’t really KNOW her, so when it worked out for her to come along with us, we were excited, but also […]

June 26, 2020

Chian O'Connor

  It’s been said that you have to have a very good reason for everything that you do. What is the reason behind what you do? If you don’t have one, that’s ok- you WILL find it- even if you don’t know what it is yet. For Denton and I, we love that every time […]

May 29, 2020

Chian O'Connor

If you’re having a case of FOMO and can’t decide if taking the trip to St. Lucia is more important than the trip down the aisle, you can have your cake and eat it too! For many couples, planning a wedding is the perfect opportunity to travel. Destination weddings are becoming a popular option for […]

May 22, 2020

Chian O'Connor

Congratulations! He popped the question. A wonderful way to celebrate your engagement and tell family and friends is to plan a sweet engagement session. On your quest to display your personality, try to think of a few things that brought you together or made you closer as a couple. Montana, otherwise known as “ Big […]

May 15, 2020

Chian O'Connor

Wedding photography can be tricky. Many things can go wrong. You should be prepared for any eventuality and have a backup plan. The following tips will help you take excellent wedding photographs that will win you accolades and more clients: Know Your Gear A good photographer knows his gear inside out. You should be thoroughly […]

May 8, 2020

Chian O'Connor

barn wedding venue, indoor wedding reception, dark venue, off camera flash photography

Wedding photography provides you with various techniques to explore for getting the perfect shots. A wedding is the most important day in a couple’s life, and they should get photographs to cherish forever. Wedding photography in dark venues can be challenging. It requires the correct use of equipment, the right technique, and creativity to get […]

May 1, 2020

Chian O'Connor

Off camera flash indoor venue

When it comes to off-camera flash indoor photography, you can provide stunning photographs if you use the correct cameras and flash settings. The following tips will help you take high-quality shots while practicing off-camera flash indoor photography. Use the Right Camera Settings Ensuring the right camera settings can help you take excellent shots during off-camera […]

April 29, 2020

Chian O'Connor

When it comes to buying extra tools you can be easily overwhelmed. When it comes to an external flash it can enhance the quality of your photographs considerably and provide you desired results.  There are many different types of external flashes available in the market so you can consider the below-mentioned tips for selecting the […]

Portrait photography

Based in Wolf Point, Montana

Follow Along:

C

chian o'connor

photography

home

about

investment

portfolio

blog

contact

explore the site

OCF Course