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Forum: Main Community Forum 05-03-2012, 07:54 PM
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Moving From Stills to Video

With so many photographers now interested in learning video production skills, especially since the advent of video-capable dSLRs, I thought I'd write a bit about that today. In addition to my...
Forum: Main Community Forum 03-09-2012, 10:19 PM
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What a Difference a Light Makes

Yesterday, while shooting at a location house high in the Hollywood Hills, I experienced a few technical problems. The first set I shot was out by the home's pool. That's the San Fernando Valley,...
Forum: Main Community Forum 02-29-2012, 03:35 PM
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Photography's Two "Cs"

When I view other photographers' work, I make subjective judgment calls about two things: The photographs themselves and the photographers who snapped them. I'm guessing many of you do the same....
Forum: Main Community Forum 02-22-2012, 11:58 AM
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Views: 1,173
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Innovatronix Photo Contest!

I received an email last night from my friends at Innovatronix, manufacturers of first-class portable power products (and more) giving me a heads-up on a photo contest they're currently sponsoring....
Forum: Main Community Forum 02-19-2012, 02:31 PM
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Views: 1,939
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Re: Vintage Bree

Good stuff! Looks like Photographic Regression Therapy. Something I just wrote about on my blog today. http://prettygirlshooter.blogspot.com/2012/02/photographic-regression-therapy.html
Forum: Main Community Forum 02-19-2012, 02:28 PM
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Photographic Regression Therapy

One definition of the word regression states: "A relapse to a less perfect or developed state." We see a lot of regression going on around us these days, from political, social, and religious...
Forum: Main Community Forum 01-22-2012, 07:38 PM
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Views: 1,193
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Glamour Story-Telling

I wrote quite a bit about story-telling via photo portraiture in my e-book, Zen and the Art of Portrait Photography. Some of you might wonder how story-telling is a significant component of much of...
Forum: Main Community Forum 12-19-2011, 04:47 PM
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Views: 1,195
Posted By jimmyd
So You Wanna Assist?

A lot of guys ask me if they can assist. No surprise there. I'm usually shooting hot chicks in various stages of undress.

I'm guessing more than a few red-blooded males would pay an admission fee...
Forum: Main Community Forum 12-09-2011, 05:08 PM
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Views: 1,096
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Lens Flares: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Lately, more and more, I see photographers embracing lens flares. I don't know if this is an across-the-board trend/fad/whatever, encompassing portraiture, nature, et al, or it's limited in its...
Forum: Main Community Forum 12-01-2011, 09:24 PM
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Re: A lil' work with Ms. Brooke

Yep. #3 +++++ Kind of the chick from The Matrix like
Forum: Main Community Forum 12-01-2011, 09:21 PM
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Steps Can Be Misleading

I regularly see posts, articles, and other sorts of advice provided in a multi-step format. It seems to me that breaking things down into steps somehow infers near-guaranteed results will result...
Forum: Main Community Forum 11-29-2011, 11:46 AM
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For Whom the Camera Loves

I'm often amazed at the truth contained in the often-heard statement, "the camera loves her." I've shown up on sets and been introduced, for the first time, to a model I'm about to shoot and...
Forum: Main Community Forum 11-16-2011, 04:21 PM
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Posted By jimmyd
So, What Are Highlights? Chopped Liver?

Syl Arena, photographer, author, blogger, and guy with curly, red, Art Garfunkel-ish hair says: “If you want to create interesting light, you have to create interesting shadows. So, look at the...
Forum: Main Community Forum 11-15-2011, 07:05 PM
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Views: 1,046
Posted By jimmyd
What Came Before

A Midwest friend of mine gave a presentation at a local photography workshop the other day. The workshop was focused on shooting models: glamour, fashion, and more. Prior to his presentation, he...
Forum: Main Community Forum 11-11-2011, 07:06 PM
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Views: 999
Posted By jimmyd
Capturing Motion with Motion

Photographer Vincent Versace once said, "A still photograph is called a still photograph because the picture doesn’t move, not because the objects in the pictures are not in motion.” Versace added,...
Forum: Main Community Forum 11-08-2011, 03:24 PM
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Views: 836
Posted By jimmyd
Knowledge is Power

The famous English author and philosopher, Sir Francis Bacon, coined the term, "Knowledge is power." Sir Francis wasn't a photographer. Hell, there were no photographers back in the 16th century....
Forum: Main Community Forum 11-06-2011, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 960
Posted By jimmyd
How Well Does Your Photographic Memory Lie?

Some people claim to have photographic memories. I'm often amused by this statement. As a photographer, I'm well aware that photographs lie. If photographs lie and routinely misrepresent the truth,...
Forum: Main Community Forum 11-03-2011, 02:12 AM
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Views: 866
Posted By jimmyd
Choosing Who You Learn From

A few years ago, I allowed myself to get sucked into a rather heated debate in a Model Mayhem forum. It quickly became me versus some arrogant asshole of a commercial photographer from Chicago. I...
Forum: Main Community Forum 10-27-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 972
Posted By jimmyd
The Practice of Practice

Photography, like many other things in life, requires practice... and plenty of it!

There's good reasons the world's greatest athletes practice regularly. They never stop practicing, superstar...
Forum: Main Community Forum 10-25-2011, 05:41 PM
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Views: 833
Posted By jimmyd
How Do You Prefer Learning?

Some people mostly prefer learning by reading. Others prefer watching and listening. Still others enjoy any number of the many ways available to enhance their photography skills: e-books,...
Forum: Main Community Forum 10-24-2011, 02:29 PM
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Views: 825
Posted By jimmyd
The Art of Peopleography

If you're a portrait shooter, regardless of whether you shoot glamour, fashion, head shots, business or family portraits, whatever, you're both a photographer (someone who writes or paints with...
Forum: Main Community Forum 10-23-2011, 05:37 PM
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Views: 888
Posted By jimmyd
Do You Shoot it All?

Photographers can be divided in many ways. One way to divide them is into two, broad groups of generalists and specialists. What I mean is they either shoot, almost exclusively, one genre of...
Forum: Main Community Forum 10-19-2011, 01:57 PM
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Views: 1,060
Posted By jimmyd
Lighting Sandwich

German photographer, Michael Zelbel, on his blog, Smoking Strobes, has come up with a clever way of describing one particular style of glamour lighting by calling it a "lighting sandwich." I love...
Forum: Main Community Forum 10-14-2011, 04:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 989
Posted By jimmyd
Show Offs: Who's More Important?

There are two people showing off in every glamour photo: The model and the photographer. The trick, of course, is to find a balance between the two. How effectively that's done rests in the hands...
Forum: Main Community Forum 10-11-2011, 07:17 PM
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Views: 779
Posted By jimmyd
Finding Your Photographic Voice

As a human, a photographer, and a writer, I have three voices: The voice that comes out of my mouth, the voice I use as a photographer, and my writing voice.

Like you, unless you're a mute, I...
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