My First Photo Shoot With a Model

posted on 28th of march, 2013

First Photo Shoot with a model:

Well, I’m certainly glad to get my very first people shoot out of the way, but I did make a few mistakes ...AND it was quite a learning experience. I’m hoping that this blog will reinforce (to myself) what I need to do to elevate my second shoot to a more productive and professional level. I’m also hoping to pass on valuable information to anyone else wanting to venture into the “people shoots” business...

This first photo shoot consisted of a 9 year old female model and 3 hours of shooting more than 250 raw photos with about 20 that made the cut for stock photography. I’ll go through the entire shoot and then break it down into a simple, easy-to-read checklist. Here’s what went right.... and wrong:

It’s 1 o’clock p.m....

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Comments (9)

Posted by Tamaraspence on April 27, 2013
Well, that is a very cool and detailed experience about the photo shoot. I must admit that photo shoot teaches you a lot of new things that can only be learnt by doing it practically. Thanks for sharing the article/experience. insurance claim lawyer
Posted by Cousy86 on April 12, 2013
Cool Blog!My first expirience with child was shooting 5 months born baby,but she was very interested what i'm doing,and always was looking(almost always looking) in the camera!
And your the Photos are very good!Thanks for sharing!
Posted by Cleaper on April 04, 2013
Interesting blog - thanks for sharing your experience! Well done with your shoot, I think you got some good results.

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