Do you experiment?

September 18, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Recently, I was at a shoot where I was only able to bring a very limited amount of equipment. Professional strobes were not available nor there were any modifiers such as grids or anything elaborate at all. I also had a very limited amount of time with this model since she was in relatively high demand during the event that I attended. I started o...
Read the Full Post »

Just for Fun.. Food images

September 11, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Although I am primarily a portrait and glamour photographer, I do occasionally photograph other subjects sometimes to sharpen my skills and yet other times just for fun. Food photography is a genre of itself with the need to make the food look as appetizing as possible. Photographers who specialize in this field may work for restaurants for adverti...
Read the Full Post »

Car & Boat show modeling and photography

September 04, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Some people are car, boat, or even motorcycle enthusiast and enjoy going to outdoor shows. You may even want pictures of yourself (or your model) by some of the more exotic vehicles. Here are a couple tips that may make the event a little easier for everyone whether you are a pro or just there to take a few images. These shows often draw big crowd...
Read the Full Post »

Underwater?

August 28, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Underwater photography is a style of photography that can be fun and rewarding as well as unworldly. There are certainly things one can do underwater that are nearly impossible to photograph well on land without some very sophisticated and expensive equipment. Like another other photography though, it does take a little preparation but the results...
Read the Full Post »

Are you a creature of habit?

August 21, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Regardless of whether you may be a seasoned pro or a casual photographer, many of us get into the habit of doing a task in an image editing program the same way. At times, it saves time but it also may not be the best effect for a particular image. This may be true regardless of using a program such as Photoshop or applying Instagram filters. In t...
Read the Full Post »