Detroit Michigan Photographers

March 7, 2011
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Detroit Fashion Photographers Mary DuPrie Am I back… I think I might be. Just bring Champagne and you’ll be on my good side.  It certainly brightens my night and especially my day.  Drinking champagne in the middle of the day for no damn reason is delicious. I had my second Meetup last night, Photographing Models […]

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I Thought I Looked Cool

November 23, 2010
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Model Photography Workshops by Mary DuPrie This was the first setup at last weekends workshop.  A participant wanted to work on hard shadows so we decided to do a double shadow on purpose.  We were inspired by the Anne Fontaine Catalog.  I normally don’t go by anything but I figured why not.  Andi did her […]

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This Place’s A Mess!

November 3, 2010
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Detroit Michigan Lingerie Photography by Mary DuPrie End of the day from mary duprie on Vimeo. Lorena from yesterdays shoot.  Trying out some new sets.  I brought in my 24″ black satin squares which I hadn’t done before and a new chair from Home Goods (hint hint, 30 day return policy).  I love the extra […]

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The Long And Short Of It

October 2, 2010
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Michigan Lingerie Photography by Mary DuPrie So I’m going to assume you follow my blog, (you do, don’t you!?) so you know I’m working on an idea of a 360 degree set.  I want to walk around the model and have her change, or not change, her position on the bed.  I’ve used a lot […]

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August 10, 2010
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Having a “non-model” client pose in a model way is no easy task.  To get the face and emotion right and then ask to do awkward body positions is hard. Mike is standing with his weight all on the front foot to thrust the body forward, what I call “turtling”.  The camera flattens you out […]

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Detroit Glamour Photography

April 12, 2010
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Detroit Michigan Lifestyle Photographers Mary DuPrie One of the highlights this year was taking the new headshots for our local television station WWJ-TV CBS Detroit.  They requested formals and a look of hipper horizontal web images.  I dutched quite a bit and shot at f.4 to really throw the background out.  For executive type headshots […]

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Detroit Michigan Glamour Photographers

April 11, 2010
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Detroit Michigan Comp Card Photographers Mary DuPrie Well I thought I would give computer hell a rest for now and just do a tech post, yeah!  We all love those. The behind the scenes pic breaks down like this, working from the inside out. The black panels are black Venitian Plaster troweled on a piece […]

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Michigan Glamour Photographers

April 10, 2010
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  Detroit Michigan Glamour Photographers Mary DuPrie I’ve been stuck in some major computer hell lately.  Working on this blog has been way more work than I planned on.  I purchased a theme called Thesis which I didn’t understand what I was buying or how it all works.  I took the advice of a good […]

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