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Interior Education with Tori Sikkema, Interior | Brand Photographer + Stylist Choosing the right social media strategy for interior designers and creative entrepreneurs is essential to creating a buzz and following around your brand. Having a clearly defined strategy, well-executed workflow, and execution is all about planning and being strategic with your time. Batch working […]
Interiors Photographer + Stylist, Tori Sikkema In addition to my ThinkTank camera kit, Tenba Rolling Bag, and all my other gear for photography, I never leave home without my shooting | styling kit. I have added to my list from each photoshoot: from protein balls & hydration to a handheld steamer for organic cotton duvets. These items are essential […]
Tori Sikkema | Interiors Photographer + Stylist Universal Furniture Explore Home Blog @universaltothetrade invited me to discuss interior photography and some tips for designers. I also share what home means to me and my journey to owning my own photography business! ✍️ I invite you to read the entire blog post! Here is a preview […]
Console Table Styling As a published interiors photographer in Central NJ and beyond, my clients work with me to help get their designs published. Styling is a huge part of setting the scene. Styling your console table is fun. First, start with dividing your console table into two sections. Place a single lamp on one […]
Interior Designer: Joanne Marino, The Beach Home/TBH Interiors, Lavallette, NJ When Joanne Marino, proprietor of The Beach Home | TBH Interiors, in Lavallette, NJ, and I met, we had an immediate connection. I loved the classic coastal vibe of her designs and the furnishings in her design shop. We discussed documenting Joanne’s design projects and […]
Tori Sikkema Photography Thank you @design_nj and @katerumson for featuring my photography in the December | January issue of design NJ! I am also thrilled to announce that design NJ has endorsed me as a Professional Photographer! “High-quality photography is one of the best investments designers can make. We encourage the use of professional photographers […]
Interior Design Photography As a branding | interiors photographer + stylist in Central NJ and beyond, my interior designer clients, builders, and architects look to me to guide them on the best practices to styling for publications. Styling for editors and consumers is different from styling and decorating for residential and commercial clients. Having an […]
Pam Prestin, Home Potential, LLC. When homeowners Patricia and Steve wanted to remodel and refresh their Monroe Twp home, they turned to design professional Pam Prestin, Home Potential, LLC, Middletown, NJ. Inspired by everything European, especially Patricia’s Spanish roots, Pam doubled their kitchen size and created a gourmet chef’s kitchen for chef Steve! One of […]
Welcome to my home and photography studio… It is so amazing to have my home almost done and to have it exactly as I’ve always hoped for: a place of elegance, to relax and recharge. Here is my newly designed home and studio and a few branding images for you to get to know me […]
"As a young professional, I was in need of pictures for my LinkedIn and website. Tori helped me develop my personal brand, which allowed us to create images that truly speak to who I am! Working with Tori was so much fun! All pictures came across relaxed and natural."
"Tori is talented, kind and was so much fun to work with. She had so many great ideas of different poses & styles for the pictures and she also let us do anything we wanted as well. Her suggestion of location was awesome for us. Tori provided us with so many photos that we love!"
—The Van Saders
"What a delight it was to work with Tori. She is focused & personable and offers the most cutting edge photo options! All of our proofs were gorgeous! We had so many that we loved to choose from! Great work Tori, Thank you!!"
"She is professional and a talented photographer! Tori is creative and makes suggestions during photo shoot. Tori takes pride in her work. She made me feel relaxed and at ease. Tori is a pleasure to deal with and you will not be disappointed with her work."
“Tori is a storyteller and has the technical ability, eye, and a way to make people feel at ease while photographing them. As a photographer, that is key so the person/people look as natural as can be.”
—Debra L Rothenberg, Independent Photography Professional/Author/Speaker
"Tori takes the time to understand your business and the message you want to convey with your branding and photos. She is professional and conscientious. She captured my products beautifully."
— Ellen Karcher, Pleasant Valley Lavender