A Day With McClanahan Studio
A Day With McClanahan Studio
Ben Mackey Artist Portrait
Ben Mackey Artist Portrait
Maddie Pals Powder Dance
Maddie Pals Powder Dance
Fred Hoiberg 100 Victories
Fred Hoiberg 100 Victories
2015 Cyclone Mens' Basketball Poster
2015 Cyclone Mens' Basketball Poster
Be Kind, Please Rewind
Be Kind, Please Rewind
Madi Franco spring flowers portrait
Madi Franco spring flowers portrait
Iowa State Cyclone Family
Iowa State Cyclone Family
Josephine and Theodore's Great Adventure
Josephine and Theodore's Great Adventure
Cinderella in Brooklyn
Cinderella in Brooklyn
Super Soaker engagement session
Super Soaker engagement session
Manarola at Dusk
Manarola at Dusk
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Heritage 1865
Heritage 1865
Camping engagement photo
Camping engagement photo
Erin Lehman Equestrian senior photo
Erin Lehman Equestrian senior photo
Jessie Heintz Homecoming Queen
Jessie Heintz Homecoming Queen
Basking in Love's Light
Basking in Love's Light
Laurel Tiedeman at Perfect Games
Laurel Tiedeman at Perfect Games
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A Day With McClanahan StudioTake a look inside the operation of McClanahan Studio, husband/wife Iowa photographers Dan and Alex McClanahan located in Ames, Iowa. You'll see how the McClanahan's use concept, styling, lighting and post processing to create their signature style of portraiture. Dan and Alex specialize in high school senior photos, commercial advertising photography and portraits of couples.
Ben Mackey Artist Portrait
Ben Mackey Artist PortraitPortrait of Iowa artist Benjamin Mackey drawing a self-portrait at his desk. His sketch is coming to life and little Ben is angrily interacting with big Ben. This photo was created for PhotoVision Video to demonstrate commercial photogrpahy techniques at McClanahan Studio.
Maddie Pals Powder Dance
Maddie Pals Powder DancePortrait of Des Moines senior Maddie Pals demonstrating her amazing dance skills at McClanahan Studio in Ames. Powder was used to emphasize the Waukee dancer's movement and elegance.
Fred Hoiberg 100 Victories
Fred Hoiberg 100 VictoriesCommemorative poster created for Iowa State Cyclone basketball head coach Fred Hoiberg to celebrate his 100th game win. Hoiberg is the fasted coach to reach one hundred victories in Iowa State history. 
2015 Cyclone Mens' Basketball Poster
2015 Cyclone Mens' Basketball Poster2014-15 Cyclone basketball poster featuring returning starters Georges Niang, Dustin Hogue, Naz Long and Monte Morris looking epic in a dark scene and red jerseys. Printed version of this poster includes a spot gloss overlay depicting names of all season ticket holders.
Be Kind, Please Rewind
Be Kind, Please RewindThis image is a satire about the dangers of consuming too much entertainment. It depicts a man reclining in a disgusting man cave filled with VHS, 90's movies posters and half-eaten food. His VCR is regurgitating a mass of VHS tape that is emerging into a seductive woman. She is alluring the sitting man while preparing to wrap him up with tape from her dress and destroy him. 
Madi Franco spring flowers portrait
Madi Franco spring flowers portraitBirds-eye view looking down through spring blossoms at lounging Ames High School senior Madi Franco photographed by McClanahan Studio.
Iowa State Cyclone Family
Iowa State Cyclone FamilyPortrait of the Hemberger family Cyclones and their dog in the end-zone during the Iowa Hawkeye vs Iowa State football game in Jack Trice Stadium. All six Hemberger children attended Iowa State for undergrad and the family bleeds cardinal and gold. 
Josephine and Theodore's Great Adventure
Josephine and Theodore's Great AdventureConceptual child portrait portraying the imaginary journey of London Hibbing flying over New York City on balloons with her teddy bear.
Cinderella in Brooklyn
Cinderella in BrooklynFashion photo of Caitlin Kelley running across the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City trailing a parachute dress designed by Twig Noir.
Super Soaker engagement session
Super Soaker engagement sessionSummertime engagement portraits of Jennz Goh and Corrinne Yap having an epic super soaker fight at Brookside Park in Ames Iowa.
Manarola at Dusk
Manarola at DuskPainting of a lone sailboat coming into harbor by moonlight in Manarola, Italy. Part of McClanahan Studio's fine art line and the location where Dan and Alex got engaged while studying abroad in college.
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Heritage 1865
Heritage 1865The founders of Heritage 1865 hunting lodge in Pella Iowa pose with their truck in a pheasant field at dusk.
Camping engagement photo
Camping engagement photoEngagement photo of Valentina Salotti and Mark Looney tent camping at Ledges State park under a starry sky while smoke rises from the fire pit.
Erin Lehman Equestrian senior photo
Erin Lehman Equestrian senior photoErin Lehman riding her show horse over a jump at dusk in Ames, Iowa. Flashes freeze particles of dust and accentuate the sheen musculature of the horse against an orange sky.
Jessie Heintz Homecoming Queen
Jessie Heintz Homecoming QueenPortrait of Nevada senior Jessie Heintz posing in boots and a prom dress on the hood of a rusty red truck that matches her fiery red hair.
Basking in Love's Light
Basking in Love's LightDan and Alex McClanahan share a sunset moment on a rocky outcrop during an adventure trip down the Oregon coast for their five year wedding anniversary. 
Laurel Tiedeman at Perfect Games
Laurel Tiedeman at Perfect GamesAmes High School senior Laurel Tiedeman chillaxes on the batman racer at Perfect Games.
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