Month: June 2015

Instagram Curation #1: Coffee


I just started the Kelly Peloza Photo Instagram a couple of months ago, but it’s quickly becoming my preferred social media platform for KPP (it only makes sense, as a photography business)! I’ve been using the Instagram account to post finished projects, behind-the-scenes photos, day-in-the-life photos, and the occasional cat video. Just for fun, I

Brunch by Blog


Last weekend I spent the morning at Glowout, A Golden Girl Salon at Ashley Gilday‘s first pop-up brunch event, Brunch by Blog! Ashley contacted me about photographing the event a few weeks back, and I was definitely on board. It’s great to see more events like this popping up in Chicago, with an entirely vegan

The Dos and Don’ts of Intellectual Property and Copyright


Copyright and intellectual property laws are not always the most glamorous topics of discussion, but understanding how they work is the cornerstone to positive experiences when creating your own intellectual property, or working with someone else. Learning these rules is important for anyone going into business for themselves as a creative professional, in order to

Opera-Matic’s Moon On The Lagoon


“Opera-Matic brings moving visual art to the streets. We activate public spaces for community engagement through people-powered sound, story and interaction. By combining modular design and material repurposing, Opera-Matic weaves together the fantastic and familiar in unexpected places, encouraging culture building and neighborhood participation.” Last month I documented Opera-Matic‘s Moon On The Lagoon event in