Childrens portrait photography were Gail’s first love and forte. Her Dallas photography studio, opened in 1990, was a paradise for the young and the young-at-heart. There, they poked about, trying on this and that, responding to her antics and chatter, unaware of her eye searching for that look, attitude or expression, which has become her trademark. Gail Nogle is widely considered as the premier innovator in children’s portraiture and in photography as a fine art.
Combining Artistic Vision, Whimsy & Technical Mastery to great effect . . .
Whimsy and boundless enthusiasm are as much a part of GAIL NOGLE’S stock-in-trade as her RZ67 camera. She uses costume outfits, unusual jewelry, staged backgrounds, and a collection of over 300 hats to coax her subjects (young and old) into relaxing as they prepare for their portraits.