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  • About Me

    My passion for photography began several years ago, when I purchased my first 35 mm (film) camera. Technology has changed significantly over the years, but what hasn't changed is my love of capturing meaningful moments. The sun rising over the Grand Canyon, or setting over Grand Lake, the day a child is born, the adoring looks of a newly engaged couple, a special anniversary -- capturing these moments and recording the images brings me great joy.

    My goal is to make your photo shoot great fun and to provide you with images that you will cherish for many years. Any of the landscape images on my website, Facebook page, or Instagram can be custom-sized for your home or office. Contact me for prices and for information about upcoming art shows/sales.

    There is beauty all around us and in every individual. Capturing this beauty and reflecting the personality of each person I photograph is very rewarding. I provide on-location portrait shoots in and around the state of Oklahoma, and in my studio in Edmond. I look forward to working with you.

Slot Canyons, Arizona

My first time to Lower Antelope Canyon and Secret Canyon — both in Page, Arizona — did not disappoint. Both were absolutely beautiful. Just stunning. Here are a few images captured during our November 2017 trip there. If you’d like to custom order any of these images for framing in your home or office, please contact me. All images are signed by the artist (me) and are not mass produced, so are very unique. Please “Like” my Facebook page and follow me on Instagram for a glimpse into other trips, past and future. Questions? Drop me an email. Thanks for much! I LOVE my job!

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Zion National Park, Utah

In November of 2017, I had an opportunity to participate in a photography workshop with other photo friends. We stayed in Zion National Park, got up early for spectacular sunrises, hiked 5 miles through The Narrows, and took in some beautiful sunsets. One evening, we drove out to Horse Shoe Bend. There were so many WOW moments. What a beautiful country we have. Here are a few of the images from that incredible trip. Any of these can be signed and printed onto photo paper, stretched canvas or other mediums. Contact me for prices. Please Like Sheryl McLain Photography’s page on Facebook and follow me on Instagram. Questions? I’d love to hear from you. Just drop me an email.

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

In October, I was in the beautiful, cultural and colorful city of San Miguel de Allende, in Central Mexico. Everywhere I looked there was an image to capture. Here is the first set of edited images. Other sets of edited images are available on Sheryl McLain Photography Facebook page. Please Like my page and follow me on Instagram. Any of these images can be custom ordered, signed, and ready to hang in your home or office. Contact me for prices.

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Children’s Photo Session – Fall 2017

I recently met the mother of these two beauties in downtown OKC, at Pumpkinville, for a candid photo session. One is almost two, and the other will be six soon. The day each of these sweet sisters was born, I had the opportunity to photograph their entire birth day, from arrival at the hospital, until they got to meet their mom, dad, grandparents, aunts, and uncles, etc. So, watching them grow up and getting to capture the phases of their lives is especially meaningful to me. During the two-hour session, the two year old didn’t stop. So, there was no opportunity for “poses” from her. The older sister did pose, but the challenge was getting her to enjoy the moments of play and fun on the playground versus a fake, rehearsed smile. These are a few of the 60+ edited digital images provided to their parents. They were happy, which means I was very happy. If you want a candid session of your children at play, with some attempts at a few posed shots, contact me. I’d love to talk to you.

 

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