When I shoot fashion editorials for magazines, I am shooting a series of images to tell a story. In 6-10 […]
Earlier this year I took an expedition into the giant sand dunes outside of Dubai to shoot a fashion editorial for Zink Magazine. This was a shoot I had been anticipating for quite sometime, as it was the type of work I always dreamed of shooting. I would be in an exotic location with an incredible team on my side, beautiful model, and freedom to create striking images. It truly was a dream shoot made into a reality.
On the first day of shooting we took the vehicles deep into the dunes, passing camels and leaving the nearest town and signs of life far behind. As we approach the gathering of dunes I was amazed as they towered like mountains above the SUVs. Seeing the model first stand into front of the dunes, she appeared like a speck before their grand size.
Photographer Robert Lopshire used the Sigma DP2 Merrill instead of a DSLR for a model shoot, and was amazed at the big-camera image quality of this amazing compact, prime lens camera with the 46 megapixel Merrill Generation Foveon X3 Direct Image Sensor.
I love shooting in striking locations because it helps to add another level of visual interest to my images. The […]
I carry a variety of lenses in my kit. These lenses give me versatility and flexibility, and provide me a […]
There is no such thing as ‘beauty light’. Beauty light can be soft and glowing. Beauty light can be dark […]
There’s still a few days left to enter the 5th Annual Digital Photo Pro Emerging Pros Photography Competition.
Entry deadline is December 6th, 2011, for your chance to win amazing prizes worth $20,000 from Sigma Corporation of America and other sponsors.
In follow-up to the Our Pros | Your Photos portrait critique with Sigma Pro Kevin Ames I was given a […]