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It's Opposite Day!

Opposite Day It was an aggressive project... months in the making... lots of coordination... and lots of planning.  The idea was to style individual models in opposite ways and combine the results into a series of images.  The entire creative team bounced around dozens of ideas and in the end settled on five concepts: flame/frost, wet/dry, black/white, sweet/sour, and serene/chaos. Beyond the absolutely mind-blowingly creative styling the hardest part on my end was shooting a girl with one look, having her go back for another hour or two of styling, and then positioning her in such a way that...

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It’s Opposite Day!

Opposite Day It was an aggressive project... months in the making... lots of coordination... and lots of planning.  The idea was to style individual models in opposite ways and combine the results into a series of images.  The entire creative team bounced around dozens of ideas and in the end settled on five concepts: flame/frost, wet/dry, black/white, sweet/sour, and serene/chaos. Beyond the absolutely mind-blowingly creative styling the hardest part on my end was shooting a girl with one look, having her go back for another hour or two of styling, and then positioning her in such a way that...

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Lighting Diagrams

Lighting Diagrams I get lots of questions about lighting, so I thought I'd layout some shots and how I lit (or is it lighted?) them.  Hopefully this will be fairly informative, let me know what you think and if you have any special requests!  Illustrations that I used to create these diagrams are courtesy of photographer Kevin Kertz. Want to buy any of the equipment shown above? Find it at Adorama using the search box below:

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