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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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Capture Inspiration Photo Retreat in Los Angeles: New Year’s Style!

Congratulations to Farraha of Farraha Lynn Photography – I can’t wait to spend time with you in Los Angeles in January! Thank you to SongFreedom for agreeing to fly her out to spend the weekend with us! The video Farraha recorded is private and will not be shared, but suffice it to say she melted […]

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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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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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Shooting in a Sewer

The other week I had the pleasure of finding a lovely little spot in my neighborhood park…and by lovely I mean gross, and by little I mean really big. It was a giant sewer where a bunch of algae and dirt passes through. Usually it is gated off, but this day it was open and […]

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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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