Photographing models

Detroit Michigan Childrens Photographers

September 7, 2013
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Detroit Michigan Children’s Photographers Mary DuPrie Detroit Michigan Childrens Photographers.  I had a previous client email me this week saying she took her daughter to another studio for a modeling workshop.  Her daughter is 12  and has only been to my studio for her first time shoot.  They had no idea how unusual my studio […]

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Michigan Headshot Photographers

November 17, 2012
Michigan Headshot Photographers

  Metro Detroit Michigan Headshot Photographers It’s hard to explain to clients that I “could” make them look better but I won’t.  Why?  Because it’s a headshot session not a portrait session.  There is a distinct difference between the two.  A headshot has to show off the true architecture of your face. Pulling your face […]

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Detroit Michigan Beauty Photographers

September 4, 2012
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Detroit Michigan Beauty Photographers Mary DuPrie Detroit Michigan Beauty Photographers.  Having lots of photographers at the studio gives me insights to what beginners have problems with.  I shoot Canon so when someone has a problem with another brand it can trip me up a bit.  A couple of weeks ago I was testing with a […]

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Michigan Commercial Model Photographers

May 30, 2012
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Detroit Michigan Commercial Model Photographers Mary DuPrie Michigan Commercial Model Photographers.  Yes, the shorter the better when it comes to commercial modeling.  As you get older it should even get shorter.  Are you short… than short hair will make you look taller.  Short hair will make you stand out!  For commercial modeling layered hair about […]

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Modeling Comp Cards and Portfolios Michigan

January 18, 2012
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Metro Detroit Portfolio Photographers Mary DuPrie Oh, that’s easy… I mentioned to my friend Eric that I liked how retouching sites had rollover images showing their before and after retouching samples.  I actually taught myself how to retouch by analyzing various rollovers.  I would mouse over them again and again, especially paying attention to the […]

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Catalog Modeling In Detroit…

January 13, 2012
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Detroit Michigan Modeling Portfolio Photographers Mary DuPrie They are few and far between… in a nutshell.  Models are not being flown out of Detroit to do many shoots.  Lucrative shoots will be booked out of  New York, LA, Chicago or Miami.  So unless you are signed with an agency in one of these cities those […]

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Detroit Acting Resources

January 9, 2012
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Metro Detroit Michigan Headshot Photographers Mary DuPrie This is a list of resources to invest in pursuing an acting career for children and adults in Detroit.  Headshots are not enough unless you just want/intend to be a movie extra, which just requires a headshot and to be the type they are casting for. To be […]

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Model Comp Cards Productions Plus/The Talent Shop

January 6, 2012
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  Detroit Michigan Comp Card Photographers Mary DuPrie I normally have an order when I shoot comp cards for the day.  Today I wanted to shoot on the east side of the building but unfortunately the sun had already gone around to the south side and there were no cool floor patterns to be had. […]

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