Hardstylin’ and Community

Two young girls hardstylin in front of the camera

Since I named my company after it, I try to remember to ask my clients if they will “hardstyle” for a picture during each photo shoot. Hardstyling is this dumb pose where you and a partner get down on one knee, hold hands like you’re going to start arm wrestling, and look mad. It’s a […]

Invisible Injuries and Illness

Welcome to the first post in this new series, called Pockets Full of Lavender. My name is Connor Macklin and I run Hardstylin’ Photography. I suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury (and a bunch of other injuries) from a car crash on September 9th, 2013. I’ve spent the last 10+ years learning about living with an […]