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What to Do When Your Boat Won’t Float

When I was teaching on creativeLIVE I shot a boat in the studio. We couldn’t turn all the lights off in the studio so the subject and boat had a lot of unwanted light on her, and I was a bit confused in editing about what to do with the shot. It is neat on […]

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Shooting in a Challenging Situation

The 5th episode of the Framed Show’s “The Concept” aired recently, which features myself and powerhouse photographer Lindsay Adler duking it out to see what we create with the same location and concept. During this episode we were challenged to shoot at Coney Island and our theme was “twins”. I adored this day like no […]

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Point & Shoot vs. DSLR

I think it can be very beneficial to a photographer to have a nice camera, especially if you have to print an image quite large, or if you need to share a high-res image that is very high quality. If you’re shooting a high volume of images to deliver to a client, you don’t want […]

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Creating “The Way Life Grows”

Last week I was asked on Youtube if I would mind posting a sped up version of an image edit, and so I decided to go ahead and try it out! I made the video for a longer tutorial that goes out to my workshoppers, and that made it easier to make this!  Music by […]

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The Joy of Not Working

Photography can be very competitive. Photography can take a lot of dedication and passion. Photography can be everything to me, and so often, it is. Photography this, photography that. I dedicate enormous amounts of time to photography, not because I think I should but because I love doing it. And when I say “photography” I don’t […]

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Capture Inspiration Retreat!

I have been thinking long and hard, for the last year or so, about what I want to put into the world. How do I want to interact with others, and what message do I want to put forth? These questions were fairly easily answered, but putting them into motion took some jigging. Teaching is […]

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London Workshop Announcement!

_________________________________________ L  O  N  D  O  N  W  O  R  K  S  H  O  P  S _____________________________________________________ London, England July 26 1-Day Workshop Storytelling & Compositing £350 15 Spaces Available London, England July 27 & 28 2-Day Workshop Storytelling & Compositing Intensive £650 15 Spaces Available *Includes double the shooting time, more 1-1 assistance, a […]

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Upcoming Workshops: August 2012

At all of these classes I will be teaching a full day of creativity! We will cover image compositing and storytelling where an in-depth look at the following items will be observed: how to find inspiration every time, how to edit multiple images together seamlessly, how to successfully conceptualize a piece of art, and much […]

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European Workshop Tour!

I will be taking my “Storytelling & Compositing” workshops international in August with a 4-country tour across Europe. My workshops are for anyone from absolute beginner to the advanced photographer. You will walk away knowing how to seamlessly edit multiple images together, but also with a new sense of how to find inspiration…and most importantly, […]

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