Monthly Archives: November 2010

Models of the Month Shootout – December 4th, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Again we have beautiful models providing us with great diversity.  Our ladies featured in our second monthly shootout are Storm Mirasola and Carissa Montgomery.   (See: What is a shootout? at the bottom of this page if you need a definition)  … Continue reading

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Class D Preview – The Classic Umbrella 7:30 PM 11/30/10

The photographic umbrella is very useful tool.  It creates a larger apparent light source, thus softening the edges of the lighting and generally being more forgiving of a less than perfect subject.  It also has the advantages of being easily … Continue reading

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Class C Preview – Using reflective surfaces 11/9/10 7:30 PM

This class builds on the lighting patterns from Class A and the use of reflectors in Class B.  The advantage comes from realizing that props and structures can not only be part of the composition, but also part of the … Continue reading

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Class B Wrap-up w/Diagrams and Pictures

Re-cap: There are three  important things to remember in using a reflector. #1 -  Make sure that the reflector is actually bouncing light on the subject. Twist the reflector from side to side in order to determine which position is … Continue reading

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Models of the Month Shootout – November 6th, 1:00 – 6:00 PM

The lovely and talented models, Luzia and Blue River Dream, will be featured in our first shootout.  (See: What is a shootout? at the bottom of this page)  Time is 1:00 – 6:00 PM – four hours of shooting with … Continue reading

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