More lives than a cat.

posted on 26th of october, 2010

I have a very close friend of mine that also does stock photography and of course when we get together for some shooting we often use each other as models.

And as I look back at all the roles he has had me into I tickle myself remembering the shots. I feel like some actor in a play.

He has had me drunk and sleeping in a park.

Having an accident on stairs.

I have even been a rugged old blacksmith from years gone by.

Some times it's not all glory, as when I'm cleaning toilets.

But it is always fun.

We have had everything from police showing up to lend a hand, to bystanders chewing us out for taking pictures of some old man falling down with his walker.

But it is all in fun and has given us some good shots.

And yes he is a true friend and returns the favor, but that's a whole other story.

Comments (17)

Posted by Joezachs on May 31, 2011
Aha....good to see some natural pictures and not the usual "intelligent lady with laptop"
Posted by Iwhitwo on October 28, 2010
Funny stuff!! Keep on having a good time on both sides of the camera.
Posted by Karenkh on October 28, 2010
Sounds like you have a great time and looks like you end up with some great shots too! Keep it up.
Posted by Heathse on October 28, 2010
I love a sense of humour!! Very funny!
Posted by Waxart on October 27, 2010
Great to find there are other nuts out there. My husband poses for me all the time. Most popular image is him as a flasher! I've done images with a swarm of wasps buzzing round his head (Photoshopped!), covered in bandages, playing the court jester. He's a great sport and says that, because he's old, he doesn't mind in the least. The only thing he objects to is when I use the word 'elderly' as a keyword. Thanks so much for sharing your own experiences.
Posted by Shopartgallerycom on October 27, 2010
Lovely blog, yes, I think is very funny having a partner!
Posted by Frantab01 on October 27, 2010
that's great to have a parter you can do lots of fun stuff with :) looks like you had a blast
Posted by Davidwatmough on October 26, 2010
Fantastic ideas. David. and many thanks !
Posted by Roberto1977 on October 26, 2010
Great! I like everything here :-) : your blog, the photos, your friendship and your funny day!
Posted by Mary981 on October 26, 2010
Love it! Wish I had a friend like you!
Posted by Laurasinelle on October 26, 2010
great photos, its so funny and nice think in share something like this with a friend!
Posted by Egomezta on October 26, 2010
Different kind images, but they are great...
Posted by Cteconsulting on October 26, 2010
Really terrific! How fun to have a friend where you can share these types of moments. I especially love the 1) accident on stairs and 2) you turned over in the chair at the park. Great shots!
Posted by Rennaesp on October 26, 2010
what a fabulous idea, and what a great friendship!
Posted by Sobek85 on October 26, 2010
Posted by Thanatonautii on October 26, 2010
Great photos! Thanks for sharing! You and your buddy make a great pair in photography! Keep them coming!
Posted by smartview27 on October 26, 2010
Interesting idea! Thanks for sharing.

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