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Photographer finds beauty in war-torn Kurdistan

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Portrait Photographer on Assignment in Northern Iraq   Boston area portrait photographer on assignment in Northern Iraq In October of last year I was interviewed by The Harvard Press in advance of my Beauty for Ashes Exhibit and Presentation. Last April, I traveled to Nineveh the heart of Christianity in Iraq. This story published by the Harvard Press tells the …

Headshot Photographer on Location in Iraq

AWARDS – Portrait Masters – Fall 2019

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AWARDS – Portrait Masters – Fall 2019 The scores are in and I am proud that six of my portraits were honored with a bronze award. [ngg src=”galleries” ids=”120″ display=”pro_mosaic” row_height=”300″] BOSTON AREA PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER   I work out of my studio in Groton, MA, shooting headshots, portraits & creative dance. I centrally located close to Routes 2, 495, 290 …

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Spring Newsletter 2019

Kathryn Costello blog

Greetings!Here is what I’ve been up to recently (publicity photos in Nashville, travel to Iraq and “this is who I am” series) and what is new in my business—storytelling brand sessions! Much of my work lately has involved shooting images that tell a story and I am excited to be able to offer these powerful sessions. On Assignment in Iraq …

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In Rachel’s Words

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Although I primarily focus one-on-one, in many cases I could not do what I do alone. I need helpers, stylist and assistants. I love hearing about the experience from their perspective. So I’ll let my daughter Rachel take it from here. She often assists me on photoshoots. This was an essay she wrote for her theater class where she compares …

Portrait Headshot Dance & Branding Photographer Boston Metrowest

Letter to Julia

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The Girl Who Lived Dear Julia, I meant to write this much sooner because you inspired me from the moment I laid eyes on you. I was in the delivery room when you were born, along with the medical team. You had a rare kidney disease and suspected underdeveloped lungs and you weren’t expected to live for more than a …