As another weekend approaches, another great photo idea pops into my mind. Only problem is, I need someone to model for this shot. Nobody is available, though. And that ad I've been meaning to put up on Craig's List didn't happen again this week. Ugh! What to do? Got it!...
Three weeks ago I received my Dreamstime check for $1000 but was 50 images short of 1000 so thinking about it I decided to invest in hiring a model. I wanted to capture images of the quality of these four which I envy.
So I visited a web site of a local studio and...
O.K. right off a lot of you are saying I'm nuts, or rinky dink for even thinking of being my own model for some people photos but please hear me out before you cast me off.
If you have not done a lot of people situation photos being your own model has many advantages....
Last week I bought a second hand digital SLR camera. it is Nikon D70. about $300 for body. It is a digital time now! But I still keep my film camera, because the feeling is difference when I use film to take a photo.
Here is my first upload photos by D70.
Light from the camera - bad. Light from a side of the camera - good. This is the shortest way to express the simple truth that light from a side gives more texture and 3D feel to a picture.
If you are new to this world of off-camera lighting, there's a space which is absolutely...
I was recently asked to photograph a celestial event for a friend -- one that occurs only every 18 years. I was thrilled but also a little apprehensive. I'd have one shot to get it right.
I made a list of everything I needed. And I checked it again and again as the day...
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