Finally Havin Some Fun

December 3, 2010

Detroit Michigan Beauty Model Photographer Mary DuPrie If you can’t view this video click here OK… talk about making a TV show about nothin!  There is a show about people who buy abandoned storage lockers.   I can just here the pitch now.  We want to do a show on abandoned storage lockers.  What did you […]

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I’m Too Lazy To Get Published

October 19, 2010
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Metro Detroit Portfolio Photography by Mary DuPrie Well my main makeup artist Tammy Pore is home these days with her new baby girl, Sienna Grace.  I got so use to using Tammy for all my shoots that her not being available has thrown a kink into my work flow.  I don’t really have a backup […]

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Congrats To Allure Makeup Of Australia!

October 3, 2010
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Detroit Michigan Beauty Photography by Mary DuPrie Congratulations to Me.  Based on this website I photographed most of the images that won her the honors of being voted #1 Australian Makeup Artist.  Hummm… only problem is it isn’t  true. This makeup artist went to my website and stole the images off of it.  I […]

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She Looks Like An Angel

August 13, 2010
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I first handled the Canon 85 1.2 when an attendee brought one to my workshop a couple of years ago.  I have to say I lusted after it.  It was heavy but in just the right way, balanced beautifully.  I use the lens every chance I get. This beauty headshot of Karolina was simply shot […]

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August 9, 2010
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Once you start shooting models simple things become a big deal.  Take great eyelashes for example. Great full bottom lashes are especially hard to come by and Andi has them to spare.  Andi’s a great test model because she can do her own makeup.  She definitely has a preference on how she wears her hair […]

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August 1, 2010
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I mentioned to a model the other day to Rolodex through a few looks.  It got me thinking, “does she know what a Rolodex is?” I mentioned it to another photographer and he said we don’t use them any more and lot’s of models might not know what it meant…hummm that makes a lot of […]

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Showing Too Much

July 18, 2010

I took at look at a website today and it was all over the place (i’ve seen much worse those).   I see photographers that are just starting out that have portfolios that are just too diverse. You can’t be an expert in everything, you can hardly be proficient at one thing when starting out. […]

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July 16, 2010
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Once in awhile I just have to post some gratuitous sex…todays the day. One of my fav models Tiffany Stone just hangin out at the studio (this is how she hangs out, no, really!). This is the look I’m after but I rented an $8,000. HMI for this.  Wish I still had it.  It was […]

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