Barb & Jenn at the Start of Portland Distillery Tour In Portland, Oregon

Would you like vodka, vodka, or vodka?

By Barb Davids | March 26, 2018

I’m pretty sure if I had a better memory, this could be a much more entertaining article. That aside, here’s where this story begins… I planned a trip to Portland, Oregon to see one of my dearest friends over the weekend of March 9… her…

What Kind Of Camera Should I Buy

What Camera Should I Buy?

By Barb Davids | February 18, 2018

Folks ask me, “What camera should I buy?” My gut response is not a shitty one. LOL In reality, there are many factors that go into choosing a camera for the first time. Or every time really. What will I be taking photos of? Will…

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Make Yourself Stronger Than Your Excuses

By Barb Davids | January 20, 2018

This quote hits me as I have glimmers of thought about what I’ll be doing after my race. After every race, I go on a bender for about two months. Eat whatever, drink, don’t workout… thus not fitting into these white pants I have. I…

Nohely looks intent under the moon in the Las Vegas Arts District.

Nohely & the Moon

By Barb Davids | December 13, 2017

These two… make for some beautiful photos. Nohely and I went to the Las Vegas Arts District. We had some catching up to do. I hadn’t seen her for way too long. She is such a beautifully spirited person. She just makes you smile whenever…

1550 Horses all iin a Row | Las Vegas Car Photographer | Barb Davids Photography

The Most Fun You Can Have With Friction While Keeping Your Pants Zipped

By Barb Davids | November 30, 2017

LOL I wish I was that clever to come up with this post’s title.  I stole if from an article I was reading over at Car and Driver… Burnouts: An Appreciation The art and science of turning expensive rubber into smoke. A friend of mine,…

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Thou Shalt Not Judge… Unless You’re Asked To

By Barb Davids | November 20, 2017

About a week before the Fitness America Weekend 2017 by Fitness Universe, I was asked if I’d be interested in being a judge. I had never been a judge before. As it turns out, for this particular part of the competition, it’s not required that you…

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Las Vegas Fitness Competition Post Show Session with Jen Viseur

By Barb Davids | November 16, 2017

Jen Viseur is on fire! Her third competition, her third time placing. Jen competed in the 2017 Steve Karr Classic Las Vegas. She took home a 1st in Open and a 3rd in Masters. I follow her IG feed and am in awe at the…

Las Vegas Portrait Photography

Violin in the Desert • Hope Nelson

By Barb Davids | October 27, 2017

I first met Hope at a running race I was photographing. She stopped to talk to me about photography as she’s a photographer too! At the time I met her, she was living in California. Since then, she’s moved to Lexington. She recently came in…

Las Vegas Fitness Photography

Sin City Beer Runners

By Barb Davids | October 8, 2017

Every Wednesday, following a long work day, a group of runners get together at Bruce Trent Park in Las Vegas, NV. They share stories about last weekend’s brutal but rewarding races, injury reports and express how much they’re looking forward to the next race on…

Noel posing for a personal trainer fitness photography shoot near a wall in the Las Vegas Arts District.

Personal Trainer Photo Shoot in Las Vegas Arts District

By Barb Davids | September 17, 2017

As a professional photographer in Las Vegas, I specialize in fitness portrait photography. I also have a blast doing promotional and commercial photography as it lets me get even more creative with composition and story telling. My recent promotional photography work was for one of…