June 2010

I Want To Be Nine

June 29, 2010
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I don’t know how she gets it, but she gets it. Are nine year olds just natural models?  Actually yes.  My favorite age is eight or nine.  They let it rip.  They’re old enough to pay attention and young enough to act up.  She needs very little direction so I can’t take credit for her […]

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June 28, 2010
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Today was the first day I did a “so called” quickie two look shoot.  I wish I could say it was a quickie but it wasn’t and probably never will be.  I priced it as a quickie but didn’t shoot it as a quickie…I guess I’m just not a quickie kind of girl. I just […]

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June 27, 2010
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So a bit of testing today, it was hot and humid and threatened to rain.  I was determined to go anyway and just ignored the weather.  Andrea mentioned her mom called and said it was hailing golf balls at her house.  Ouch!  When I got home I found out a tornado touched down not far […]

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High Speed Sync

June 26, 2010
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Well I’m still on the subject of HSS.  I got my radio poppers up and running.  They triggered each and every time with no problems.  I was surprised by how fast I was able to shoot with my new quantum turbo 3s. I was using one 580ex ii, straw gel and a white bounce umbrella […]

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Model Testing

June 26, 2010
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Todays post is in response to Aurora V Photography inquiring about how I test with models. She mentioned there is not much online, but I do know it’s a hotly debated topic on Model Mayhem. For anyone who cares; I pick out all the images myself, I don’t offer the models choices.  I fully retouch […]

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Testing Testing

June 25, 2010
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It never ends…new toys…photographers are dangerous. If you’re in a relationship with one, be careful.  They can justify any new purchase.  Oh, that’s right if you’re reading this, you’re the dangerous one. Case in point, the new IPhone…you don’t need it, you just want it. The IPad was last months news Stuff that’s quicker, smaller, […]

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New Video On Hands

June 23, 2010
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To view video click here . . . . . . . . . . . . hands 2 from mary duprie on Vimeo. Using hands in photoshoots . . . . . . . . . . Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin share via […]

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New Video Posted

June 22, 2010
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Congrats to Aurora V PhotographyAurora was the first entry I received for my latest blog giveaway (in the first draft I asked you to send me an email with your tips, so most of the entries are not posted…boo hoo.  I really don’t know what I was thinking at the time!?  Anyway, Aurora wrote an […]

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