January 3, 2023

Taming Dissociative Identity Disorder With Self-Harm: A Brave, But Risky Choice

What was requested as an “unboring” portrait session developed into an exploration of one brave black woman’s taming a serious mental health condition with self-harm.
December 17, 2022

Tough Destination Couple Photography in Jamaica: MerMarried 2

Just in time for the next round of free couple photography contest, here’s the outcome for the winners of 2022, with their mermaid-themed destination couple photography in Jamaica. Not all went well.
December 14, 2022

Capture the Winning Spirit: Creative Approach to School Sports Portraits of DV Warrior Wrestling

When invited to become a sponsor of junior DV Warrior Wrestling team, I wanted to treat them to a creative approach to traditional school sports portraits. Here are my techniques and tips on spicing them up.
December 8, 2022

Epic Boudoir at Castle Hotel and Spa: Bra Silia

This epic boudoir shoot in a castle gets my “Boudoir Shoot of the Year” accolade. It took eight hours and seven striking outfits, if “no outfit” counts as one. The client crashed in exhaustion, still making an irresistible subject.
November 18, 2022

NYC Dudeoir Photoshoot: Or Noir

Get another load of NYC dudeoir photoshoot for a performer who flew to New York for this. We used his swanky hotel room for half a day with lots of dramatic light. Some images are NSFW.
November 11, 2022

Lesbian Wedding Video at Summer Camp: The OGs

Don’t I love sharing “the firsts” with you? And this beautiful nostalgic summer camp story checks off not one but two boxes! It is my first published lesbian wedding, and your photographer switched hats and performed solely as a videographer! Please give a warm welcome […]
October 30, 2022

Surprise Marriage Proposal: Acapella Serenade

This surprise marriage proposal is as romantic as it gets: a guy brings his love to a unique musical restaurant, jumps into a tuxedo, and sings a serenade with an 8-member a capella! I got it all in a little cinematic story for you!
October 27, 2022

Countryside Chateau Wedding in France: Mon Bonheur

The French couple whose surprise proposal on Times Square I documented back in 2019 not only fought back the COVID cancelations but also stayed true to having me cover their countryside chateau wedding in France. See how this French wedding differed from an American. It’s […]
July 30, 2022

Covidella: Fusion Fairytale Wedding at French Chateau in Pennsylvania

When this uncommon bride got adamant about living up to her dream of a fairytale wedding, neither 2020 lockdown nor birth of her baby girl in 2021 would hinder that dream, achieved in 2022.
July 14, 2022

Love in the Sky: Pocono Wedding at the Skytop Lodge

Let’s fly to my next Pocono wedding at the Skytop Lodge, for one of my youngest couples! This country wedding could have been traditional, but I added a few spins. And that battle for the garter is worth of an award.
June 10, 2022

Protected: Tree of Life Graduation 2022

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May 24, 2022

Zorz Studios Invited to Attend Facebook’s Meta Boost Gather in Washington, DC [Press Release]

Press Release NEW YORK – May 24, 2022 – PRLog — This past week, May 16-18, Zorz Studios‘ founder, Ed “Zorz” Hafizov had the exclusive opportunity to represent and advocate for small business by attending Facebook’s Meta Boost Gather 2022 live in Washington, DC at Hyatt Regency. Meta, previously known as […]
May 11, 2022

Groombow: Asian-American Stylish Gay Wedding at Penn Museum

Wooow… This stylish gay wedding is like *nothing* you’ve seen from me. Not only because it’s my first published LGBTQ wedding, but the location, fashion, and esthetics were kick-butt extraordinary. You better buckle up!
April 27, 2022

Icebreaker: NYC Underwater Photography Year Round

I’ve been doing NYC underwater photography for 13 years but this maternity session sets my ground for something brand new in this seasonal region—a year round experience and access to uniqueness! Until Now, Either Seasonal or Resourceful For years, I’ve been falling behind my Florida […]
April 19, 2022

Olymtsvah: Cool Bat Mitzvah Party Ideas for the Olympians

So many first-timers these days! Here’s another one, a cool Bat Mitzvah party of a young figure skater whose mom is an Olympian and won medals around the world. The Olympics theme was a natural choice for this dashing party, so prepare for the burst […]
April 14, 2022

Behave: Boudoir Photography Over 50

Boudoir photography over 50 is a thoroughly weighed empowering statement. It’s also likely to have a telling personal story behind and a reason for such a session. Here’s a remarkable example. Most people would question boudoir photography over 50. You’ll only see a few ladies […]
April 13, 2022

WALPOA’s Egg Hunt 2022

Here’s a quick blog post from today’s Easter Egg Hunt 2022 in my Wild Acres community of Dingmans Ferry, PA.
March 22, 2022

Engayged: Fun LGBTQ Engagement Photo Session in NYC

Folks, please welcome my first published LGBTQ engagement photo session. Where did I take this same-sex engaged couple for that? A NYC laundromat—for a reason—and I added a splash of fun to it.
March 10, 2022

Night Phone Photography: My Poconos Home

Last night after the season’s farewell big snow, I grabbed my 5-year-old Android and ventured out for the night phone photography. Here’s how I scored this killer shot.
January 30, 2022

Ice and Fire: Catskills Elopement Wedding on Frozen Lake

A Taiwanese couple who’s never seen snow thought of getting married on a frozen lake in 10F. The plan was to take a bus from NYC, ride for a couple of hours, and have an adventurous Catskills elopement wedding. What is Elopement Wedding? The definition […]
January 27, 2022

Nyala: Maternity Digital Art in Antelope Canyon

Fake it till you make it, they say. Although the motto does not fully pertain to this shoot, the story could serve as an inspiration to other adventurous creatives, I suppose. And to my other readers, it’s an opportunity to see what else a photographer […]
January 5, 2022

Free Couple Photography: RomancEd 2022 Contest

Calling ALL couples with the biggest news in Zorz Studios contests’ 13-year history! The contest opens to the married couples and anyone of legal age who’s in love! No more need to be engaged. Think you are offbeat and resourceful? Show your flair in our […]