Nina’s Paris | Chic Lightroom Presets

Nina's Paris | Chic Lightroom Presets

   This week I’m taking you to a beautiful tea room in Paris! Nina’s is a quaint little shop located just steps away from Place Vendome. Nina’s sells a selection of teas, cakes, and lovely little gifts that you can enjoy in the tea salon or take home with you. All of the tasty teas […]

Portrait Photography in Paris | Chic Lightroom Presets

Portrait Photography in Paris | Chic Lightroom Presets

   This beautiful street in the Saint Germain neighborhood of Paris was my home for two months earlier this year. Walking up and down this street every morning was definitely one of the highlights of the summer. Paris provides a dazzling backdrop for portrait photography! There aren’t many places in the world where you can just […]

Free Lightroom Preset | Café Delight

Free Lightroom Preset | Café Delight

   Hey everyone, I have a brand new Free Lightroom Preset for you to download today! This is the Café Delight Preset! I designed this preset to transform your photos with one simple click. Café Delight washes out your photos with a bright tone curve and a hint of lavender split toning. The result is an […]

At Home in Paris | Chic Lightroom Presets

At Home in Paris | Chic Lightroom Presets

   At Home in Paris | Chic Lightroom Presets    Paris…just saying the word out loud evokes so many memories. The first that comes to mind is the smell of freshly ground coffee beans steeping in our french press as the warm Parisian air blows through our quaint little apartment in the Saint Germain des […]

Peonies in Paris | Chic Lightroom Presets

Peonies in Paris | Chic Lightroom Presets

You’ve heard me say it many times, I’m head over heels for this city! So much so that I decided to create a series of photos to demonstrate just that. I wanted to produce a few imagines that really conveyed how I feel about Paris…The love affair that I have with the architecture, the streets and the […]

Palais Royal | Chic Lightroom Presets

Palais Royal | Chic Lightroom Presets

   Hello Paris, I’m so happy to be back! Every time I arrive in this beautiful city, I light up inside like a match that’s just been struck against a hard surface and ignited. When I’m at home during the winter, I miss the way that Paris makes me feel. It’s such a strikingly real […]

Free Lightroom Preset – Crisp & Clean

Free Lightroom Preset - Crisp & Clean - Chic Lightroom Presets

   In the spirit of keeping things consistent this week, I decided to create a free landscape preset for you to download. With all of the snow and cold weather we’ve been having lately, I’ve been channeling my memories of Paris to stay warm and inspired! I decided to create this Free Lightroom preset as a reminder that […]

Cafés & Cappuccinos in Paris

Cafés & Cappuccinos in Paris

Cafés & Cappuccinos in Paris   One of my favorite things to do in Paris is to park myself at a café and sip on a frothy cappuccino. We had plans to go to Café de Flore that day, but when we arrived at the popular hot spot, we realized that it was way too crowded for photos. “Oh well…C’est la […]

Lovely Ladurée: Chic Presets

Lovely Ladurée: Chic Presets

Lovely Ladurée: Chic Presets    If you’ve spent even the smallest amount of time in Paris, you know that patissiers are a common sight in the city. You don’t have to walk very far before you come across a beautiful window display filled with all sorts of tantalizing sweets and treats. It’s one of the […]

A Room with a View

A Room with a View Chic Lightroom Presets & Brushes

A Room with a View    This story starts somewhere far…far away from this gorgeous hotel room in Paris. This story actually starts at a train station, high up in the Swiss mountains. You must be wondering how this hotel room and the train station are related. Well…let me tell you a little tale about how we […]