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Delray Beach Real Estate Photography

Professional Real Estate Photography sells homes 32% FASTER! Call us for a quote today! www.4thavephoto.com 561.819.4561

We use a combination of professional lighting, photoshop techniques and local knowledge to produce our real estate photography masterpieces…  and the houses sell.

Contact us for more details about our packages.

Product Photography – Juices and Soups

Commercial Product Photographer - Matt Sturgess www.4thavephoto.com
Commercial Product Photographer – Matt Sturgess www.4thavephoto.com

Take a look at our latest and greatest product photography shoot for myorganincjuice.com.  Ben Fox, the founder of My Organic Juice, came to us asking can we make these juices ‘pop’!  He had tried the green screen route with another photographer and thing didn’t work out…  With the help of lot’s of acrylic, specialist Savage paper, black card, rulers, a very steady tripod and lot’s of patience we came up with the images!

If you’re asking how we got the labels exactly right, check back another time and we’ll tell you how we did it! 🙂

Matt Sturgess – www.4thavephoto.comAll-juices-number-order soups Group-Shot-1 ginger strawberry joy superfood carrot and ginger veggie bone broth young thai coconut

Robyn and Octavio – A Boca Beach Club Wedding

4th Avenue Photography (www.4thavephoto.com), Robyn and Octavio…  We go way back, we have worked together on projects for Lululemon and their own fitness company Octfit (www.octfit.com) so it made sense that they came to us as their first choice for their wedding photography.

The setting was the beautiful Boca Beach Club in Boca Raton.  We loved the simplicity of the affair, a 10am service on the beach followed by the reception at the club with brunch.  It was all over by 3pm leaving the guests to enjoy all of what the Boca Beach Club has to offer. 🙂

Taking photos on the beach in the noon day sun in Florida is tricky, the light is blinding.  Polarizing filters and camera mounted flashes are essential for the job, expose for the sky and hit them with light is the trick.  We used Canon 5D MKIII for the job with Canon 24-70mm lenses.   Perfect? See for yourself 🙂

Congratulations Robyn & Octavio!

Product Photography with Kaoir Cosmetics

Kaoir cosmetics is fast becoming an iconic brand in the US with founder and designer Keisha Kaoir at the helm.  They came to the Delray Beach studio us for photography of their latest line of matte lipsticks and lip pencils.

www.4thavephoto.com

RECYCLED Runway, Vintage Trunk Show and Tea Dance Sunday January 18, 2015

NAKeD Hair Salon & More, 4th Avenue Photography & Video and the Delray Beach Center for the Arts have joined the ever glamorous and always fabulous Annual Delray Beach Fashion Week 2015! An exciting new event of Recycled Runway fashion, vintage couture, drinks, hors d’oeuvres and lots of dancing!

 

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4th Avenue Photography & Video – Recycled Runway – 4thAvePhoto.com

Event Details:

Sunday January 18, 2015 at 4pm at the Cornell Museum of Art Tickets $25, purchased at the door – Includes one complimentary drink

The “Recycled Runway, Vintage Trunk Show and Tea Dance” will start at 4PM on Sunday January 18th, outside the Cornell Musuem of Art opening with the Recycled Runway Show of designer couture made from all recycled / repurposed materials shown on gorgeous models. After the Recycled Runway the Vintage Trunk Show and Tea Dance will kick off inside the museum. Local consigment shops and vintage designers will be showing and selling their collections while the Tea Dance with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and one of the hottest DJs will be shaking things up downstairs.

“As an eco-friendly salon we wanted to present something for fashion week to support our message that fashion and beauty can be environmentally concious while still being gorgeous. We loved the idea of a ‘Recycled Runway & Vintage Trunk Show’ as a platform for eco-chic beauty and vintage couture – something not normally represented during fashion week. It’s a great opportunity to highlight the recyled and vintage fashion from the local shops, while raising money for the Delray Beach Center for the Arts – an organization that truly enriches our community. A BIG Thank you to the Delray Beach DDA for putting together such an amazing Fashion Week every year – we are honored to be a part of it!” – Janine Shuman (NAKeD Hair Salon & More).

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“Having worked on a number of artistic projects together from fashion to photoshoots to video, we not only love working with Janine and Adam, we build off each other’s ideas creating something even greater – together. Our synergy has resulted in some truly beautiful work and we’re beyond excited to bring this partnership to Delray Fashion Week while raising money for our town’s beloved Delray Beach Center for the Arts. It’s going to be a fun, fantastic event!” – Lori Sturgess (4th Avenue Photography & Video)

Designers Wanted:

Do you have a flair for fashion? Do you love being eco-friendly? Then we want YOU to design a dress for the catwalk that will be shown on one of our beautiful models during the RECYCLED Runway show! Each design will be announced by our special event MC so make this an opportunity to make your business be the star! The best design will be displayed in the Cornell Museum of Art, Delray Beach Florida.

Participants may use any type of recycled material (old fabric, plastic bottles, bags etc), to create their personal design.

Each Design will be professionally photographed by Matt Sturgess of 4th Avenue Photography & Video at the show.

Participants will receive one high resoulton, digital image of their design.

Vintage Trunk Show Vendor Opportunity:

Are you a local vintage / consignment shop who wants to be a part of Delray Beach Fashion Week? We’d love to have you at our event!

$50.00 donation per vendor table reserves your space inside the Cornell Museum during the event.

Tax-deductable donations made out to the “Delray Beach Center for the Arts”

Each vendor may enter a vintage design or create a Recycled Runway design of their own for the event on the catwalk.

Matt Sturgess
4th Avenue Photography & Video LLC
Studio. 561 819 4561
Cell. 561 860 0318
4th Ave Studio
343 NE 3rd Ave,
Delray Beach
FL 33444

 

Commercial Photography – Fashion Photographer for The House Of Perna

The House of Perna is the creation of Project Runway contestant Amanda Perna.  They approached us to cover 2 fashion show and to provide the photography for the upcoming look book for their 2015 spring collection.

Fashion, runway shows, look books, webpage images plus getting all of the photos edited and sized everyone’s skin looks beautiful and the hair is perfect, makeup applied and 10 people in the studio at one point last Saturday…  It’s been a busy couple of weeks and we haven’t even swept up yet!

Take a look at this speeded up clip from the last shoot, 5 hours preparation and shooting in 30 seconds…

 

Matt Sturgess
4th Avenue Photography & Video LLC
Studio. 561 819 4561
4th Ave Studio
343 NE 3rd Ave,
Delray Beach
FL 33444

Fitness Photos with The Yachtie Glow – www.4thavephoto.com

Angela Orecchio is a fitness fanatic, this was very clear when we met for her first photo shoot with 4thavephoto.com…  I got the call on an early Saturday morning in Fort Lauderdale “i’m going to be a few minutes late, I just gave to get some fruit before we start!”

Angela lives and breath fitness and well being,  The Yachtie Glow is dedicated to inspiring other yacht crew and world travelers to become the healthiest, fittest and happiest version of themselves.

Our brief was to create images of Angela in action for her blog at http://www.angelaorecchio.com we think we did the trick, in fact 2 of her photos are on display at our Delray Beach studio.

Matt
Matt Sturgess
4th Avenue Photography & Video LLC
Studio. 561 819 4561
Cell. 561 860 0318
4th Ave Studio
343 NE 3rd Ave,
Delray Beach
FL 33444

 
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elizebeth + adam – engagement photo shoot.

This shoot took quite a bit of planning  and deception from this pro photographer.  We received a call from a friend of Adam explaining he would like to propose to his girlfriend and she was to have no idea that it was about to happen.  This in itself is  not unusual but this time we were going to be part of the conspiracy…

994A5585I arranged a photo shoot on Juno beach with Elizabeth on the pretense that the shots were going to used for an upcoming yoga exhibition and

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Adam would arrive on the beach unexpectedly and propose…  Theplan worked perfectly 🙂 and we got some great yoga shots during a spectacular sunrise and one of the most romantic proposals we have captured.

For you techies out there this is how we did it…
Canon mk3 with 24-105mm lens, exposing for the sky in ever changing sunrise light with 2 Canon 600ex speedlites on my near and far right triggered remotely – 1/100 sec, f9.0, ISO800.
Matt Sturgess
4th Avenue Photography & Video LLC
Studio. 561 819 4561
Cell. 561 860 0318
Artists Alley Studio
343 NE 3rd Ave,
Delray Beach
FL 33444

 

 

The New Studio Opened – 4thavephoto.com

It’s been the craziest two weeks in the history of 4thavephoto.com.  We’ve located to a new studio in downtown Delray Beach in the heart of Artists Alley.

This (now) husband and wife team returned from their honeymoon less than 2 weeks ago and picked up the keys to an old the flower shop at 343 NE 3rd Ave, Delray Beach. 994A6651

I know, I know… We’re now 4th Avenue Photography on 3rd Ave…

Chaos reigns, installing lighting, desks, editing suites, security systems, backdrop systems and finding an artist to hang work large enough to fill the walls.

But we did it! We’re open.  Our official opening event occurred on 9/18/2014 during the Artists Alley 3rd Thursday art walk and. honestly, it was great fun. Take a look for yourselves 🙂

OK, now for the sales pitch…  We are a full service photography and video studio providing, fine portraiture, wedding photography and video, business headshots, event photography, product photos, action shots, video commercials, and just about any type of shot you can think of.  Look us up on google, find us on Facebook

With Love,

Matt & Lori

4th Avenue Photography & Video LLC
Studio. 561 819 4561
Cell. 561 860 0318
Artists Alley Studio
343 NE 3rd Ave,
Delray Beach
FL 33444

Meet the new Lululemon Ambassadors for 2014

It’s that time again, Lululemon time!  Every year we spans a week following the Lululemon Ambassadors to to the gyms and yoga studios to capture them in action.  The photos are used for commercial and promotional materials, you can also see them on the walls of the Boca Town Center mall. http://www.lululemon.com/bocaraton/bocaraton

The ambassador program celebrates individuals that ‘give back’ to the local community

This year our Lulu ambassadors were…

Octavio CiFuentes, Corbin Stacy, Gabby Schlicht, Christine Lewis, Stefanie Gross, Lesley Glickman

 

Until next year, NAMASTE 🙂

Matt Sturgess
4th Avenue Photography & Video LLC
Studio. 561 819 4561
Cell. 561 860 0318
Artists Alley Studio
343 NE 3rd Ave,
Delray Beach
FL 33444