Did I Forget Something?

November 21, 2010
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Model Photography Workshops by Mary DuPrie Hummm… oppps, do I have black underwear on?  Well, yes you do Karolina.  The devil is in the detail.  A nude thong would of been “ohh la la” so much better.  Live and learn folks.  It never ever ends… as in ever. My workshops for 2010 are sadly over.  […]

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Commercial Studio Photography

September 11, 2010
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Commercial Studio Photographers In Detroit Mary DuPrie I’ve  mentioned in the past that for me a great high key is the most important commercial look to perfect.  It seems that most of my commercial clients ask for it.  If you shoot models and want to branch out into commercial clients it would be great to […]

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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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Where’d Ya Get That

July 27, 2010
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Chelsey,  July 2010 Workshop We ask that a lot in the studio when models show up with cute wardrobe.  Every time Chelsey shows up her suitcase is full of new wardrobe and that fact puts her high on my testing list.  I asked where she got this top and she mentioned the tags were still […]

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Slight Breeze

July 22, 2010
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It’s still hot and humid in Michigan and I had a comp card shoot today.  Driving around the studio I knew I had to find shade.  When Sarah showed me this sweet little dress I thought it would be perfect for this location. This shot of Sarah is an important part of a comp card […]

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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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Middle Of The Day

July 11, 2010
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Shot with the ring light camera right So Susan Ashe of Ashe Photography came to the studio today to do some testing.  Our model Andrea showed up right on time, 1:00pm.   I just have her come hair and makeup ready when I’m doing this kinda of testing.  We were going to do some hot (temperature) […]

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New Full Body Videos

June 17, 2010
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full body 2 from mary duprie Full body looking off camera. . . . . . . . . . . Commercial Full Body from mary duprie Continuing series of full body freeform modeling tips for photographers and models. . . . . . . . . . . Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post […]

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