Featured Vendor – SPiN SF!

    We are excited to start a new series in the same vein as our wedding series “Vendors we Crush on” where we feature the people and places in the event community that we adore, are inspired by, and just plain love to work with! This last session we had an amazing time photographing SPiN, a unique Ping Pong venue and restaurant.  We would love to introduce you to Lisa, the director of sales in SF, she’s the top player to contact if you want to give your next event a unique spin. […]

Event Photography Ideas: California Meetings + Events

We’re excited about the Fall 2016 issue of California Meetings + Events! On the cover they call out Picture Perfect: local photos share their tips on shooting events and it’s one of the main articles in the issue! There’s a ton of great pieces with a variety of perspectives including how to leverage social media with your event photography, how to deal with celebrities at events, contract tips for event photography and we’re proud to have contributed a piece on “Five things event photographers want planners to know”. […]

Meet our Studio Assistants

Everyone who makes up our internal Orange team can be found on our About Us page, but there are a few important people who help us get our jobs done who are not on that page, our Studio Assistants! I would like to introduce them to you now: […]


MPINCC Corks & Forks

 Decided to share more of the shoots we do for a little visual flavor of what we’ve been up to. Last week we shot MPINCC’s Corks & Forks. Here’s a few photos in case you missed it. Check out the full gallery here! […]

Vintage Photo Booth Rental/Camera Build Project

Recently, we have gotten a few requests for vintage-looking cameras or a vintage photo booth rental. We decided it might be a fun project to figure out a way to make this happen. Luckily, I have a handy boyfriend who was able to help out. […]

Talent Profile: Alex Lexson | San Francisco

Alex Lexson is yet another associate who earned her stripes by working as part of our internal team. Her willingness to take on different tasks and challenges presented to her with excitement makes her a great photographer to work with.  […]

Talent Profile: Alex Akamine | San Francisco

Alex, like Dallis, spent time as part of Orange’s internal team and now works freelance as an Associate! Alex’s outgoing yet laid-back attitude make him a great person to be around and one of Orange’s strongest shooters.  […]

Talent Profile: Dallis Willard | San Francisco

Dallis Willard is an event and portrait photographer serving the San Francisco Bay Area. Starting as a hobbyist in 2006, Dallis began shooting professionally in 2011. He specializes in candid, documentary style coverage. Professional, relaxed and outgoing, Dallis is comfortable in any situation, from small family portrait sessions to Keynotes and CEOs.  […]

What the holidays mean…

At Orange we’re always so busy during the holidays since we photograph a ton of holiday parties and do lots of holiday photo booths too so it’s a taxing time on our team.  Typically after the third week of December though, things slow down and many of us get some time to catch up on our own lives.  Here’s what the holidays mean to our team! Kat’s been on maternity leave but “this Christmas was the most memorable for our family because we welcomed our sweet little girl!” […]

Cold weather photography tips (and wet weather too!)

Here in our home base of Northern California it doesn’t always get too crazy with the weather. But our winters are rainy and it gets cold especially when we are up in Tahoe and the mountains.  That’s when cold weather photography tips can come in handy like we’ve outlined below.  Here we’ve compiled some tips we’ve learned over the years to share with you as you deal with cold and wet weather wherever you are! […]

Holiday Photo Booth Ideas and Best Of

Holiday photo booth ideas from many of the holiday parties we did photobooth rentals for this holiday party season.

Help-Portrait 2016 with First Exposures

We again participated in Help-Portrait this year donating printers to print the donated portraits. We're sharing Help-Portrait 2016 photos in this blog post.

Road to Nationals: NPC to IFBB Pro, Carla Rossi

Female bodybuilder Carla Rossi turned pro a year ago - here's our photo documentary look at that journey!