Innkeepers are a fun group of people, and many times they are one of the key reasons guests keep coming back (or don’t!) Why is it that their portraits so many times do not reflect the unique and idiosyncratic charms of the Innkeeper?? At a recent shoot at Mount Merino Manor we shot a quick sequence of portraits of charming hosts Rita and Patrick in hopes that the web developer could do something visually interesting with it on their site. InsideOut Website Solutions ran the sequence in flash on the “Innkeepers Story” page. I think it’s fun and effective–and gives potential guests a preview of the kind of easygoing innkeepers Rita and Patrick are.
We are always looking for opportunities and new ideas to make still photography more engaging in this new world of multimedia – I think this one hits the nail on the head. If you are interested in multimedia, check our post from last spring when we wrote on the subject.