Portraits & Wedding Photography in Fredericksburg & TX Hill Country

PORTRAITS • INDIVIDUAL •  FAMILY Every precious life has an incredible story to tell, and good photography helps to record your life and who you are. “As an experienced, award winning master photographer, creating gallery quality artwork for my clients is a true joy – its a passion! WHAT WE DO: With 20+ years experienceContinue reading “Portraits & Wedding Photography in Fredericksburg & TX Hill Country”

Fine Art Sale – Shop at Western Galleries

OILS PRINTS PHOTOGRAPHY We’ve been busy updating our online store with an all new design and user friendly shopping cart! While visiting, be sure to browse through the items that are ON SALE Thanks for stopping by!-Kathy

Winter Landscape Photography Tips

Photography is challenging, and chasing the light in winter can put photographers in tricky situations. Here are a few ideas for Winter Landscapes: When shooting in cold or below-freezing weather, it is critical to have a fully charged set of batteries and plenty of extra batteries.  Cold temperatures will quickly drain batteries.  Between shots, tryContinue reading “Winter Landscape Photography Tips”

First Friday Art Walk, Fredericksburg Tx

A delightful monthly event for artlovers, the first Friday of every month is a wonderful way to spend an evening of ART, Hill Country atmosphere, and socializing with friends in downtown Fredericksburg! Many participating local art galleries keep their doors open late into the evening (often 8pm), for this self-guided tour around town. Each galleryContinue reading “First Friday Art Walk, Fredericksburg Tx”

Paint your own photography studio portrait canvas backdrop – by Kathy Weigand

Over the years of being a professional photographer, I’ve spent thousands on painted canvas and muslin studio backdrops.  I use them for a couple seasons, and before you know it, we’re ready to change them out for some fresh colors… & that adds up! For a long time, I’ve been wanting to paint my own canvasContinue reading “Paint your own photography studio portrait canvas backdrop – by Kathy Weigand”

Colorado Aspens – Abstract Art

Shop Art New! Colorado Aspens Abstract Fine Art24×36 canvas gallery wrapsignedshipped ready to hang Artwork is created on demand, please expect min 2-3 weeks delivery.Our hand-picked Master printers only use today’s top equipment, archival pigment inks, and gallery quality materials.  Quality Guarantee FREE USA GROUND SHIP Please contact us with any questions. © www.hillcountryimages.comReproductions prohibited. PleaseContinue reading “Colorado Aspens – Abstract Art”

Annual Monarch Butterfly Migration Through the Texas Hill Country.

The Monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus) will soon be in the Texas Hill Country as they make their way to Mexico during their annual fall migration. For the Fall Migration, late September & early October are peak months to be on the lookout for these delicate beauties throughout central Texas. Did you know?  Some Monarchs start their fallContinue reading “Annual Monarch Butterfly Migration Through the Texas Hill Country.”

St Marys Church Print Heading to New Orleans Exhibit

I’m so happy that I’m sharing a little part of the Texas Hill Country with the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) , International Print Competition.  This image scored a merit, and will be part of PPA’s Imaging USA display in New Orleans!  Woohoo! Title: St Marys TowersSt Mary’s Church in downtown Fredericksburg Texas on aContinue reading “St Marys Church Print Heading to New Orleans Exhibit”

The Old Tree Behind Dodds Nursery on Main St in Fredericksburg Tx

I remember when growing up our family would visit the Dodd’s Nursery on Main St in Fredericksburg TX. As a kid I wasn’t very interested in gardening, but I always enjoyed seeing that old oak tree in their back yard! It was magnificent back then, with its many twisted limbs, and its still a beauty!Continue reading “The Old Tree Behind Dodds Nursery on Main St in Fredericksburg Tx”