Feature Archives - Kirstie Marie Photography

RIDE TV

03 ST Mar, 2017

Kirstie Marie Photography was recently featured in an interview on RIDE TV! Read the full interview here

Horse & Rider

03 ST Mar, 2017

My photograph of Arabian stallion “Just Joe” was featured in the “Horses We’d Love to Own” section of the March 2017 Horse & Rider Magazine! Joe is an incredible stallion owned by Long Meadow Arabians of Argyle, Texas. See more from Joe’s photo session here.

Mozi Magazine

02 ST Feb, 2017

Kirstie Marie Photography was recently featured in the February 2017 Mozi Magazine “The Film Issue”, with an article entitled Why Film. Purchase a copy of the issue here.

2016 Blog

01 ST Jan, 2017

The most popular blog posts of 2016 – measured by number of total views: 1. Deanna Green For the second year in a row, Deanna Green’s shoot from 2015 was the most-viewed blog post! This shoot was a collaboration with Devin Territo Makeup for an article she & Shelby Ratliff wrote for GoHorseShow. The images were […]

2016 Bloopers, Outtakes and Behind the Scenes

12 ST Dec, 2016

I collect silly images all year long in anticipation for this blog post! I absolutely love working with gorgeous girls and their handsome steeds – but any horseperson knows that an equine will make a zillion silly faces over the course of three hours. I always include the “bloopers” in my clients’ galleries because it is […]

Merry Christmas

12 ST Dec, 2016

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas from Kirstie Marie Photography! “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved […]

McFadden Family Album

11 ST Nov, 2016

High-quality, handmade albums are the perfect compliment to our photography session. Thirty to forty images from our session grace the pages of this expertly crafted album. Covered in your choice of luxurious European leather, this book is the perfect addition to your coffee table, dorm room, or a gift to your loved ones. The full-page album spreads […]

Equine Chronicle Cover

11 ST Nov, 2016

Hillary Roberts & For One Night Only are featured on the cover of the November 2016 The Equine Chronicle magazine! To see more from Hillary & Sid’s session, click here.

2017 Calendar

11 ST Nov, 2016

The 2017 Calendar is NOW OPEN! I am currently booking January through May 2017. Please contact me for more information about a shoot!

SmartPak Cover

08 ST Aug, 2016

Jessica Holmberg and her AQHA barrel racing mare LWFrenchmansRedMoon were featured as cover models on the latest SmartPak SmartSupplements catalog in July 2016. See more from Jessica and Luna’s session here.

Klein Album

06 ST Jun, 2016

High-quality, handmade albums are the perfect compliment to our photography session. The Kleins upgraded their album to include approximately 50 images from our session, spread across 30 pages of this expertly crafted album. Albums are the perfect addition to your coffee table, dorm room, or a gift to your loved ones. The full-page album spreads are printed and […]

Horse Illustrated Cover

05 ST May, 2016

Deanna Green’s AQHA mare Blazinmytroublesaway made the COVER of the June 2016 Horse Illustrated magazine! See more from Deanna and Buttercup’s session here and here. Maddie & Hot Time to Zip also made an appearance in this issue in an article about show clothing trends written by Abigail Boatwright! See more from Maddie and Hector’s session here.

Paint Horse Journal Cover

04 ST Apr, 2016

I am THRILLED to announce that Lucie Lundquist & her APHA mare Optimized made the COVER of the May 2016 Paint Horse Journal magazine! See more from Lucie and Oprah’s session here.

SmartPak Cover

04 ST Apr, 2016

Maddie Fiorante and her AQHA gelding Hot Time to Zip were featured as cover models on the latest SmartPak SmartSupplements catalog in April 2016. This is the second SmartPak cover featuring these two gorgeous models! See the first one here. See more from Maddie and Hector’s session here.

Newsletter

04 ST Apr, 2016

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Sydney Scheckel’s Album

03 ST Mar, 2016

High-quality, handmade albums are the perfect compliment to our photography session. Thirty to forty images from our session grace the pages of this expertly crafted album. Covered in your choice of luxurious European leather, this book is the perfect addition to your coffee table, dorm room, or a gift to your loved ones. The full-page album spreads […]

Sydney Scheckel

03 ST Mar, 2016

Sydney Scheckel is an 8x All American Quarter Horse Congress Champion, the 2015 AQHYA showmanship world champion and a National Snaffle Bit Association world champion. But she is so much more than a trophy or a belt buckle, or a near-perfect showmanship score. Last October, in an effort to encourage and reinforce those in the equine […]

Model Call

03 ST Mar, 2016

The 2016 model search is now open for ALL equestrians in North Texas. Modeling opportunities vary, but may include riding in an outdoor arena, tacking up and caring for your horse in the barn, portraits in casual clothes, and/or portraits in show clothing. If selected, you will be compensated with the FREE high resolution images […]

Hannah’s Album

03 ST Mar, 2016

High-quality, handmade albums are the perfect compliment to our photography session. Thirty to forty images from our session grace the pages of this expertly crafted album. Covered in your choice of luxurious European leather, this book is the perfect addition to your coffee table, dorm room, or a gift to your loved ones. The full-page album spreads […]

Horse Hair Analysis

03 ST Mar, 2016

Over the past year, Horse Hair Analysis has been using Kirstie Marie Photography images as a part of their advertising campaign in major equine publications. Here are a few examples of the advertisements they have used: Chronicle of the Horse Equine Chronicle, GoHorseShow and Show Horse Today UnTacked

BEST PHOTOGRAPHER

02 ST Feb, 2016

In the Carrollton Leader, my local newspaper, I was recently voted the “Best Photographer” by the Star Local Media 2015 Reader’s Choice Awards. I am thrilled to win this fan-voted award, and so humbled to be recognized as one of the premiere photography studios in Carrollton, Texas. Here is the snippit from the January 31, […]

Equi-Link Giveaway

02 ST Feb, 2016

Equi-Link is a brand new online directory for North Texas equine services & related businesses. If you join their newsletter here, you will be automatically entered to win a DIAMOND session with Kirstie Marie Photography they are giving away! The winner will be announced on March 31, 2016.

2015 Blog

01 ST Jan, 2016

The most popular blog posts of 2015 – measured by number of total views: 1.  DEANNA GREEN Deanna Green’s shoot was the most-viewed blog post of 2015! This shoot was a collaboration with Devin Territo Makeup for an article she & Shelby Ratliff wrote for GoHorseShow. The images were featured in this blog post (click here) on […]

2015 Bloopers, Outtakes & Behind the Scenes

01 ST Jan, 2016

Welcome to the bloopers, outtakes, and behind-the-scenes shots from 2015. I collect silly images all year long in anticipation for this blog post! I absolutely love working with gorgeous girls and their handsome steeds – but any horseperson knows that an equine will make a zillion silly faces over the course of three hours. I always […]

2015 Favorites

01 ST Jan, 2016

As I assemble my favorite images over the last year, I am overwhelmed with gratitude. I can’t thank my clients, friends, industry peers, and sweet husband enough for all of the love and support they have shown me over this last year. Over the next several weeks, I will share my favorite images, most popular […]

Mackenzie Preston Album

12 ST Dec, 2015

Kirstie Marie Photography Sweatshirts

11 ST Nov, 2015

  The brand new Kirstie Marie Photography sweatshirts are ready for pre-order, right in time for Christmas! This cozy cowl neck from Noble Outfitters is my *favorite* sweatshirt in the entire world, and I am thrilled to bring the branded version to y’all! *** THIS IS FOR PRE-ORDERS ONLY. This sweatshirt will ship out in 3-5 […]

Kirstie Marie Photography Featured by SmartPak

10 ST Oct, 2015

Images by Kirstie Marie Photography have graced multiple covers and marketing advertisements for SmartPak Equine this summer!    

Preparing to be an NCEA Equestrian Athlete

08 ST Aug, 2015

The mission statement of the National Collegiate Equestrian Association (NCEA) is to provide collegiate opportunities for female equestrian student-athletes to compete at the highest level, while embracing equity, diversity and promoting academic and competitive excellence. The NCEA provides an incredible, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to compete for a university in a varsity setting. In my opinion, the NCEA […]

Noble Outfitters Feature 2

08 ST Aug, 2015

The second article of a three-part series I wrote for Noble Outfitters is up on their blog! Visit http://life.nobleoutfitters.com/preparing-for-your-photography-session/ for tips on how to prepare for a photo shoot for you and your horse(s)!! In case you missed the first article, you can find it here: http://life.nobleoutfitters.com/selecting-an-equine-photographer/

Social Media

08 ST Aug, 2015

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Kirstie Marie Photography – Promo Video

08 ST Aug, 2015

On a hot July night in Whitesboro, Texas, I had the most amazing time shooting Anne-Marie & Scottie for a promo video that Katie Lamb put together. Here are some of the photographs we created that evening… [ makeup by Devin Territo ][ modeling by Anne-Marie Fortenberry and AQHA/APHA gelding The Only Kiss to Envy ][ […]

Handcrafted Luxury Albums

07 ST Jul, 2015

Kirstie Marie Photography is proud to now offer Handcrafted Luxury Albums 30-40 of your favorite images from our session grace the pages of this expertly crafted album. Covered in your choice of luxurious European leathers, this book is the perfect addition to your coffee table, dorm room, or a gift to your loved ones. The […]

Noble Outfitters Feature

07 ST Jul, 2015

  The first article of a three-part series I wrote for Noble Outfitters is up on their blog! Visit http://life.nobleoutfitters.com/selecting-an-equine-photographer/ for tips on how to select a photographer to shoot you and your horse(s)!!

Featured: Kirstie Marie Photography on Lemonade and Lenses

06 ST Jun, 2015

What a joy and honor it is to have Anne-Marie’s session featured on Lemonade and Lenses! You can see more from Anne-Marie’s session here and here.

Mackenzie Preston on the COVER of GoHorseShow.com June 2015 Issue | Kirstie Marie Photography

06 ST Jun, 2015

I am so excited to see Mackenzie Preston featured on the June 2015 issue of GoHorseShow! I can’t wait to see her kill it at the AjPHA World Championship Show in Fort Worth, Texas this month! Ad Design by WestWynde Photos by Kirstie Marie Photography and Magic Look Photo & Design Under the Guidance of […]

Deanna Green

05 ST May, 2015

Model | AQHYA World Champion Deanna Green Makeup and Hair | Devin Territo Equine Models | Blazinmytroublesaway & Bestseatnthehouse Location | Rusty Green Show Horses Featured on GoHorseShow.com (Article by Shelby Ratliff and Devin Territo) Photography | Kirstie Marie Photography

Anne-Marie Fortenberry

05 ST May, 2015

The flawless Anne-Marie Fortenberry and The Only Kiss to Envy (APHA Gelding) are headed to their final AjPHA World Show next month. Anne-Marie and ‘Scottie’ show under the guidance of Tim & Shannon Gillespie of Gillespie Show Horses in Whitesboro, Texas. Anne-Marie is featured on the cover of this month’s InStride Edition magazine: Photograph by Kirstie […]

Bone & Bow Tie | Dog Collars made in Texas | Kirstie Marie Photography

04 ST Apr, 2015

Dion was recently scouted on Instagram to be the new face of canine couture bow tie designer Bone & Bow Tie. Proudly made in Texas, each collar is classic, chic and fashion-forward. Check out www.boneandbowtie.com to see more of Dion from this shoot. Photography by Kirstie Marie Photography

Wall Art by Kirstie Marie Equine Photography

03 ST Mar, 2015

Here are some ideas of inspiration of how to display your photographs after our session:

NEW Presentation Box

03 ST Mar, 2015

Every session with Kirstie Marie Photography includes high resolution files in an online gallery, a cute keepsake USB, and 4×6 proof prints. I am SO excited to introduce the NEW Presentation Box to keep these memories in. Every wood box is handmade  for your prints and USB. To learn more about the experience, click here.

Kirstie Marie Photography – Chic Critique Cover Contest

02 ST Feb, 2015

This month’s Chic Critique cover contest is “BOHO”

2014 Favorites

12 ST Dec, 2014

  An enormous ‘thank you’ to all of my clients in 2014 – it was an unbelievable year and every single session was SO.MUCH.FUN I am currently booking sessions for 2015. Please contact kirstiemarie@me.com for more information!

Featured in Horse & Rider Magazine December Issue

12 ST Dec, 2014

My photograph of Maria Salazar and AQHA gelding “Winkin for Chocolate” (aka Leroy) are FEATURED in the December 2014 issue of Horse & Rider. This issue is on most magazine stands across the US! I picked up a copy from my local Barnes & Noble. I absolutely LOVE this magazine and grew up reading every single […]

Q&A with Kirstie Marie Photography | Part Two

11 ST Nov, 2014

  1. What kind of cameras do you shoot with? I shoot with film and digital cameras. I recently bought a new Hasselblad H1 film camera (and sold my Contax 645). My digital camera is a Nikon D600. 2. Do you like the Hassy? Tell me more! The Hasselblad is…different. Although I found this blog post after I made […]

Style Me Pretty Dallas Feature | Kirstie Marie Photography

10 ST Oct, 2014

Several months ago I was so excited to be a part of a collaboration with many Dallas wedding vendors and photographers! The shoot that we put together was FEATURED on Style Me Pretty and THIS photograph was in the mix alongside some incredibly talented photographers! See the entire feature here: http://www.stylemepretty.com/2014/10/07/autumn-al-fresco-inspiration-shoot/ Here is a list of […]

Lemonade and Lenses November Cover Honorable Mention

10 ST Oct, 2014

I am so excited that this photograph of Kristin and Groover in the Texas blue bonnets was considered for the November cover of Lemonade and Lenses! Not only was this photograph from Aledo, Texas considered: it won high honors as “Honorable Mention” from dozens of submissions from some of the top film photographers!

Kirstie Marie Photography FEATURED on the Hair of the Dog Blog

08 ST Aug, 2014

Brittany & Sissy are featured on Hair of the Dog Blog today! See the whole post on my blog here, and HDB’s feature here: http://hairofthedogblog.com/2014/08/session-spotlight-kirstie-marie-photography/

Chic Critique Cover Contest

08 ST Aug, 2014

For my cover submission to Chic Critique this month I decided to interpret the theme: “Couture” I call this “Cowgirl Couture” Shot on Portra 800 | Scan by PhotoVision Prints …yeah…I know…it is a stretch.

Kirstie Marie Photography FEATURED on the Daily Dog Tag

07 ST Jul, 2014

Aidan, Carson & Nigel are featured on The Daily Dog Tag today! See the whole post on my blog here, and DDT’s feature here: http://www.dailydogtag.com/photography/happy-tails-nigel/

Kirstie Marie Photography Featured in Print Magazines

07 ST Jul, 2014

There is a special feeling when you hold a photograph in your hand. It is the reason I include prints with every package I offer (click here to read more)… The following photographs are of print magazines I’ve recently been featured in, including: Texas Equine Veterinary Association’s The Remuda Magazine NRHA Reiner Take the Reins

20 Questions with Kirstie Marie Photography

06 ST Jun, 2014

  20 Questions with Kirstie Marie Photography 1. Where do you call home? I grew up just south of Portland, Oregon, so a part of me will always consider that “home”. But let’s face it… I belong in Texas. Right now I call Dallas, Texas home with my husband and my puppy named Dion. 2. […]

FEATURED: Kirstie Marie Photography Cover Photo

06 ST Jun, 2014

I am so thrilled, humbled and ECSTATIC that July’s issue of Texas Equine Veterinary Association’s The Remuda magazine features Kirstie Marie Photography not only on the cover, but all throughout the magazine. See all SIX photos, including this COVER, here!! Wow – what a joy and honor this is!! This cover photo was taken during the […]

FEATURED | Kirstie Marie Photography on Beyond the Wanderlust Blog

05 ST May, 2014

Kristin’s session with Groover is one of my all-time favorites… so I am beyond excited to share that this session was FEATURED on the incredible blog Beyond the Wanderlust Check out the entire set here: http://beyondthewanderlust.com/kirstie-marie-photography-dallas-texas-fan-feature-beyond-the-wanderlust-inspirational-photography-blog/

FEATURED on Equine Chronicle

04 ST Apr, 2014

I am GIDDY to announce this feature from last week! The Equine Chronicle posted an article that I wrote on their blog titled “Tips to Prepare for a Professional Portrait Session with your Horse” The link went “viral” – with hundreds of shares across Facebook. I have been a photography client many times, so I […]

Featured on 35 to 220

04 ST Apr, 2014

35 to 220 is a blog dedicated to the “best film photography in the world.” I am so humbled and incredibly excited to announce Maria’s session was FEATURED on 35 to 220‘s blog, alongside an interview with me! To see more, go to http://www.35to220.com/featured-work/quine-film-photography-kirstie-marie    

FEATURED: Kirstie Marie Photography Cover Photo

04 ST Apr, 2014

I am THRILLED to announce this photo made the COVER of Texas Equine Veterinary Association’s April 2014 The Remuda magazine!! Click here to visit the magazine!! This photograph was taken at the beautiful October Hill Farms located in Hudson Oaks, Texas (near Weatherford, Texas) in a pasture full of babies and mommas. Ohhhhh how I […]

FEATURED: Let The Kids

05 ST May, 2013

FEATURED today on the AMAZING blog Let The Kids!