Minja is a Minneapolis- based model with whom I enjoyed shooting recently. She stopped by to create some studio lifestyle looks, and here are some favorites from our session. Continue reading “In the studio with Minja”
It’s been a while since I’d offered a portrait lighting techniques workshop, and I was thrilled that a fabulous assortment of photographers came together for the one I offered this fall in West Des Moines, Iowa. The group ranged from experienced portrait artists, to photographers of other genres wanting to learn some portrait skills. We had a very fun full day of photography and I’m pleased that the feedback has been extremely positive. Continue reading “2016 Portrait Lighting Techniques Workshop Report”
Start with five stunning models, two amazing hairstylists, a make-up wizard, and a costume stylist with a degree in Art History. Add an awesome palette of make-up, a wall covered with dresses, and the most fabulous shoes known to man woman Des Moines. Finally, add a little jewelry and shake it all up in a well-equipped studio. What do you get? An absolute blast of an afternoon! And a stunning portfolio of glamorous photos, as well! Continue reading “Updated: Model Event with New Impressions Salon”
Liz, a personal trainer in Minneapolis, recently contacted me to have some new headshots made for her business. She wanted to emphasize her athleticism and strength in a studio look, and she was great fun to work with. I hope you enjoy the photos.
Since recently I’ve been asked about my studio set-up rather frequently, here’s some info for the photographers reading… Continue reading “In the Studio with Liz”
The legend of the Lake Ahquabi faerie goddesses, Terra and Justine, has persisted in this area for many years. This summer, numerous sightings were reported. But no one had ever photographed the mythical beauties. So early one recent morning, my assistant Sarah and I jumped into the car to investigate. Continue reading “Terra and Justine – Woodland Faeries”