Detroit Meets Dallas | A Sheraton Dallas Dance Session

Detroit Meets Dallas | A Sheraton Dallas Dance Session

I received a very nice email saying, “hey, we’re coming to Dallas and we’d love to do a shoot with you.”  Well, I would never dream of saying NO.  I replied and set up a time to discuss the shoot.  There were several responses back and forth...
3 Secrets to Dance Photography

3 Secrets to Dance Photography

There’s three major secrets to getting those magazine and editorial inspired dance photographs.  Do you want to know what they are? I’m certain you’ve seen all those amazing images of Misty Copeland in her UNDERARMOUR campaigns and the gorgeous...
MSP 2016 Spokesmodels Search | McKinney, TX

MSP 2016 Spokesmodels Search | McKinney, TX

I am so excited to finally post this ANNOUNCEMENT and introduce my new MSP (Michelle Standerfer Photography) 2016 Spokesmodels PROGRAM. I AM looking for stylish, fabulous, and highly motivated dancers to represent my brand and business. Dancers from all over the...

what’s the point

I named my new adventure Pointe la Vie, meaning Pointe Life, in an effort to reach and capture the lives of all artists in the dance and athletic worlds who … wait for it…point their TOES!!! I started out with ballerinas because it was the most obvious and...
point your toes

point your toes

House of Dance Plano is a dance studio where owner Lisa Garretson and her staff are committed to giving students a solid technical foundation in a fun, supportive and energetic environment.  HDP’s passion is giving students the space to dance with heart, enjoy full...
at the station

at the station

Dance photography has been a long time dream of mine.  I, never in a million years, thought that I’d have the opportunity to create beautiful imagery with such talented dancers. Last week I had a great idea to hop on the DART rail and stop at some of the...