Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Need Inspiration?

Take a look here. Your work should (eventually) be on par with these folks. Find someone you like and do your interpretation.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Emphasis // Looking Through

A few portraits taken using the five light set up. 

Monday, February 20, 2017

"Nevertheless she persisted"

Designer: Jessica Sanchez
Model: Karen Alise

Thursday, February 16, 2017

WATCH Everybody Street!

I've been a huge fan of this movie for a while now. We've watched it in class a few times but I don't think we'll get a chance this quarter. Awesome intro to the lives of some badass street photographers. Take some time and check it on Netflix or Youtube.


Low-Key Lighting
Model: Anna Dobbs Nelson

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Questions and Answers Every Photographer Should Recognize

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Espresso, NOW.

Here are a few shots I took for the Texture and Metal Assignment. I used a large soft box overhead, a small one to the left of the image, white fill cards along the front and a white v-flat to my right.

Monday, January 30, 2017

The Impact of Light

Thought these various lighting techniques were neat to compare:

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Hubba Bubba

My first anxiety-inducing experience with speed lights

"Bubble Gum Boy"

Here are three shots Caroline, Derrick and I worked on. Again, high contrast is displayed in these photographs. We lit each photo separately -- one light for the model in front and one for the background. The back was lit with a soft box and the model, Levi, was lit some with a snoot and others with a soft box. We went for a dramatic, high contrast feel (w/ emphasis on the bubble.)

Using soft lighting for a sexy yet playful shoot this weekend. I felt that with what she was wearing we would only need to use simple poses. These shots are for this young woman's own personal collection. "I want some sexy photos of myself, one day I will be old and will want to look back at my glory days." 

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Drenched In Sin || Concert Photography

Last weekend, I shot for a friends band, Drenched In Sin, at the new Masquerade. I feel as if each color of light portrayed each band members' style correctly. I loved the aura the dark venue and smoke machines provided.  Each image is rich in contrast; here are a few of my favorites: