Quick Tip: Size Matters

Tip: A soft key light is a beautiful thing.  It evens out skin bumps and age lines, taking years off your subject’s face.  In a studio, we use big softboxes.  In the great outdoors, a big white reflec...


Quick Tip: Get Out of Your Own Way

Tip: Fortunately, I've never felt that I don't deserve to succeed in business, and because of that many wonderful things have come my way. But we all have fears. I see a lot of selfsabotage that goes ...


WPPI 2014 The Essential Tools for your Success!

It's that time of year again, the time when thousands of photographer's flock to Las Vegas for WPPI! This year I will be teaching a Master Class to help you make the leap from photography enthusiast t...


Top Model Release One Day Sale!

Kick start your New Year and take advantage of our special $4.99 price. Don't get bogged down with endless paper work, make the switch to Top Model Release today! *Available for all iOS devices


Happy Holidays!

Wishing you and yours a wonderful holiday season. May the 2014 New Year bring a ton of success, joy and happiness in all aspects of your life! All the best, The CHS Team Catherine, Kelly, Amanda &a...


New Website!

We have some very exciting news to share, we are in the process of collaborating with Flosites to create a brand spanking’ new website and blog! Sorry we haven't been posting, the process has been a...


Tip of the Day: Shoots Within the Home: Find the Light

In continuation with my Tamara Lackey inspiration series  we expand to explore shoots within the home! Via. Tamara Lackey:  Window light can be absolutely gorgeous, especially when it’s pouring in ...


Top Model Release Featured on TWiT’s iPad Today

I was beyond excited when I heard that Top Model Release would be featured on TWiT's iPad Today. Special thanks to Leo and Sarah for their review and referral of the app to their loyal audience!...


Quick Tip: Mastering the Tripod

For additional tricks on how to master the art of handheld and monopod shooting head over to Digital Camera Word!  


How would you handle being ripped off?

Copyright infringement in some form or another is a constant issue photographers struggle with, whether its having work copied by other photographers, or people blatantly claiming your work as the...




Catherine Hall’s breathtaking images have inspired audiences for over a decade. Her fine-art photography has been exhibited throughout Europe and the United States, and international assignments have taken her to more than thirty countries on five continents. Catherine’s work regularly appears in leading editorial publications like the New York Times, Coastal Living and National Geographic Traveler. Among her prestigious roster of commercial clients are Sephora, Reuters, and John Deere. Her professional sponsorships include Adobe, Epson and SanDisk. She is the former co-host and producer of TWiT Photo which was named “Best New Tech Podcast” in iTunes.

With nearly two million social media followers industry leaders like Google, Macworld, and WPPI regularly seek her out as a speaker and judge. Catherine is a driven perfectionist, unapologetic tech geek, and charismatic public figure. She loves dancing to electronic music, skiing bluebird powder days, and singing really loudly when no one is around.