I started my career as a photographer during my junior year of high school in 2013. I had no formal education in photography and film making. As a matter of fact, I studied Aeronautical Science, a fancy way of saying flying airplanes. Little did I know that a single google search that made me fall in love with photography, and editing video games footage, would not only help me create a business that made me happy, but also change I approached my many other passions in life.





Oh my blog, how I’ve neglected you! I recently got together with an old friend of mine Lynn, yes we were socially distanced. I wanted to shoot some portraits to rebuild my portfolio as I’ve started shooting film. We met up in Downtown Holland very last minute. I had a session cancel on me just […]

Kodak Gold 200 Portrait

Over the past few years as a portrait photographer serving the Grand Rapids area, and shooting world wide for that matter, I have been pretty ridged in my editing style. When I came into the industry, my fellow grand rapids photographers always stressed the importance of “having a style.” Because I was new, these photographers […]

It started with a text: she was getting engaged and she needed a photographer for engagement photos. But, there’s a catch: she’s in Toronto, and I am in Florida. I leaped with joy because I knew that it was at this moment I would become an international photojournalist! So after discussing some logistics, the plan […]

Destination Wedding Photographer by Sidney Baker-Green

I remember when I first met Jasmin: when she introduced herself, she said she was going to be a Disney princess. Most people laughed and kinda scoffed it off as if it would never happen. Fast forward four years and she is, you guessed it, a Disney princess. What really stands out about Jasmin is […]

When I was born, I was hospitalized for 2 weeks because I had seveare asthma. Often times, with asthma comes sever allergies. Spring & I never quite see eye to eye. If you found yourself here, then you probably know the struggle of allergies. There are tons of brides who are allergic to flowers, and […]

Holland State Park Modeling Session

It’s no secret that modeling is a tough industry to crack into. But what if there was a way you could start working on the dream even if you haven’t had that big break yet? I’ve worked with a few models over the past two years, and I’m here to expose to you some of […]

Marti & Daryl celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary with a photo session. They met as young adults at the gym. Marti was the cardio girl, and Daryl liked to pump iron. Being new to weightlifting, Daryl taught Marti how to lift weights. About 25 years, a house, and 3 kids later, they have reached the […]

Grand Rapids senior photo by Sidney Baker-Green

Grand Rapids modeling photographer chronicles: Austin and I did two parts to his modeling session, the first part was in downtown grand rapids, and can be found here. Additionally, we also created some magic on the beach at Holland State Park. We were both inspired by Calvin Klein for this portion of the shoot. Both […]

A year ago, I photographed Austin for his senior photos. During his session, he talked about how he wanted to be a model. I encouraged him to chase those dreams. The only way you will find out if you’re capable of doing it is to simply try. Thankfully, Austin is finding the courage each and […]

Michigan Modeling Portfolio photo by Sidney Baker-Green

She just got out of a relationship, it made Debbie re-evaluate where she wanted to be in both her spiritual relationships and love relationships. Little did she know that a few years later, a Holland State Park wedding was in her future. At first she didn’t think James was the one. Her friends would always […]