In this month’s edition of Good Light magazine with tips, tricks and tutorials about portrait & beauty photography they are running a feature including a tutorial on how I created the image on the front cover of my book with details of lens choice, lighting, dealing with the model and photo retouching etc. Continue reading
Somebody asked me recently if I had abandoned the blog and the simple answer is no. I’ve just been flat out busy with photography work and I’m also knee deep writing a new book that I hope will be ready in about a month if all goes well. I’ll share more details about that nearer the release date.
Frankly I’m always a little suspicious of photographers who can post blog updates almost every day. How busy can they really be? Continue reading
Art Of Boudoir Photography With Speedlights
Art Of Boudoir Photography With Speedlights is the title of a PDF eBook written by Michael Zelbel, which looks specifically at the area of how to shoot boudoir images in a bedroom with simple portable speedlight flash and how to make it work reliably, so that you come away with good images. Continue reading
I am super busy with work right now, so this is just a very quick blog post to say that Jimmy D is offering a 25% discount this month on his very useful eBook Guerrilla Glamour with the promo code “JUNESPECIAL”. As Jimmy likes to say it shows the way to achieve the desired results with the minimum amount of fuss and bother.
Another update I can share is that Jimmy will soon be releasing another book with the curious title “Zen and the Art of Glamour Photography” which I look forward to seeing.
Guerrilla Glamour is available for immediate download at Jimmy’s site.
Sometimes I like to let people know about a piece of equipment or software I use and show how it fits in with my workflow. Very occasionally I’ll also mention a book or resource like a website that has good information and today I thought I’d tell you about an ebook on glamour photography called Guerrilla Glamour by a photographer I know called Jimmy D, who rides a Harley and believes that glamour photography should be no more difficult than is necessary to achieve the desired result.
No photographer can expect to make a worthwhile improvement in their photography unless they learn how to successfully edit and choose their best images from every shoot. It is not only essential for the images you’re dealing with at that moment in time, but also for future work and that is why I devoted an entire chapter in my book to the importance of editing. Continue reading
While writing my book recently on nude photography, it became clear that I should really search out some internet models as part of the process. This is something I had never done before, but I wanted to pass on some qualified first hand experience about how it works and what is involved.
Having spoken to a few other photographers first, it seemed clear they had mixed experiences, so I faced this challenge of looking for some internet models with an equal measure of curiosity and trepidation… Continue reading
I shall write a proper review on Ed Verosky’s eBook “10 Ways To Improve Your Boudoir Photography” in the near future but I just wanted to post a quick newsflash that Ed is offering a 25% discount on this book until the 31st of October using the discount code “PHOTOBOOKS”. You can visit his site from this link.