BTS: Rose Girl

The Rose Girl by Julie Belton Photography

It’s interesting and intimidating when I get the opportunity to shoot along side other photographers.  It always seems like everyone else has their shit together, and I’m staring into space still pondering what I want to create.  Don’t get me …

5 Tips to Kick the Creative Block Funk

Have you ever been in the situation where you just can’t seem to get those creative juices flowing? I know I have.. and it happens more often than not. Here is what I do, when I just can’t seem to to get out of the creative block funk.


Speed Edit: Devil’s Dare Deconstructed

Fine Art Photography

I’m so excited to share this behind the scenes of my image “Devil’s Dare”.  I worked for 12 straight hours in photoshop this satruday, and loved every second of it.  I learned so much about light.  The color of light, …


BTS: Birdland

I’ve had a lot of people message me about how I composited this image so I thought I would write a little blog post.  This was one of the most challenging images for me because I have never done something …


Today it was rainy.. but not rainy enough for me not to go out an shoot.  I scored at the thrift store today and picked up three new dresses for $25.  I went out to one of my favorite spots …


Finding Inspiration

Recently I’ve been experimenting with self portraits.  Now, as a photographer, my job behind the lens is to direct the subject, and mold the image into what’s in my minds eye. Getting in front of the lens and trying to …


15 minutes – GO!

It’s funny what you can accomplish when you don’t spend the time over thinking every decision. We went with the first thing that came to mind and created the image below. 15 minutes was not enough time to sit an ponder life’s emotions, so we just used what was in front of us, and made it work.

Milltown Road

After work today the sun was nearly set, so I needed to hurry if I was going to capture any shoots.  I drove off my street made a left and right, not really sure of where I was off too, …