Monthly Archives: March 2010

Accurate and Good Colors and Skin Tones

As I have well explained in a previous post ( Gels, Filters and Good Color and in more detail in Beauty Shots? Glamour? Style? )  there is a difference between good color and accurate color.  That said getting accurate color … Continue reading

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Some photographers I suggest you visit

Marino Parisotto Alix Malka Warren Du Preez, Nick Thornton jones Ishi Robert Randall Amy Dunn Benjamin Kanarek.com/ Steven Meisel Patrick Demarchelier Raphael Mazzucco Greg Lotus Kuoa Bui Parish Kohanim Michel Tcherevkoff Greg Gorman Melvin Sokolsky Harry Benson Ryszard Horowitz Armold … Continue reading

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What Can Be Done With Speedlites

What Can Be Done With Speedlites hi all, I have been putting together a rather complete speedlite kit (3 kits, 9-11 lights/battery packs, and TT5’s with softboxes, grids, snoots, fresnels, grip gear, stands, and other accessories all in a small … Continue reading

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Portraiture, what is it?

this comes in response to the many times we discuss what it is and what lens is best for what, many people have very different interpretations of what it is and from that end, they also have different views on … Continue reading

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Over Powering Daylight with Strobe

Stephen Eastwood|Beauty and Fashion Photographer | Tutorials Below is a chart of a sky taken outside at about 2pm in october (today) it was shot first straight all at 100iso, all at 250th of a second which is the typical … Continue reading

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Some Random Fashion/Photo Related Blogs I Enjoy

Amy Dunn RobertRandall Chase Jarvis http://www.digitalartform.com/ <–  Full of Great  information http://www.fashionandlight.com/ Benjamin Kanarek: http://www.deathtofilm.com/ Bruce Dorn Stefano Brunesci One Model Management Kevin Michael Reed: Melissa Rodwell: S de Varax

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Brighten the eyes in photos and with Ringflash?

Brighten the eyes in photos and with Ringflash? What is the best equipment and technique to light the eyes so that the iris is large enough to show off the eye color on 3/4 and full body shots? I’ve seen … Continue reading

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Lighting a background Evenly in Tight Spaces?

Stephen Eastwood|Beauty and Fashion Photographer | Tutorials Lighting a background Evenly in Tight Spaces?   Q. Ok I have one Most of the work done in my studio is art nude or headshots, but my issue sometimes is lighting a … Continue reading

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Lighting on black in tight spaces, and Lighting a pool at night?

Stephen Eastwood|Beauty and Fashion Photographer | Tutorials Lighting on black in tighet spaces, and Lighting a pool at night?   Q. How to take picture of model in pool at night? Pool is light from inside of water. I would … Continue reading

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Tungsten Bulbs in Strobes?

Stephen Eastwood|Beauty and Fashion Photographer | Tutorials Tungsten Bulbs in Strobes?   Q. Why if flash is daylight balanced do they put tungsten modeling lights in ? should I be using HMI’s instead. If you are using strobe they are … Continue reading

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