Archive for March, 2011

How to Age Photos in Photoshop

I recently had an opportunity to shoot several girls for some pinup style photos, and I decided to age the photos through some simple Photoshop methods. While experimenting with different effects I think that I came up with an easy…
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How Models can Find Free Photographers

As a photographer I am constantly seeking new female talent to model for me, and I have used a variety of online resources to scout for local girls. This article discuses some of those websites (,,,, and…
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Shooting on a Budget

Suggestions for investing in your first speedlight and accessories.
Single Speedlite Setup Cost
Yongnuo YN-560 $71
Yongnuo RF-602 $40
Light Stand $35
Umbrella Swivel Adapter $18
White Umbrella $14
Total $160
3 Speedlite Setup Cost
Yongnuo YN-560 $213
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Photo Post Production Workflow

In this article I am documenting my post production worfklow involving Adobe Lightroom, Portrait Professional, and Adobe Photoshop. The amount of time needed to edit a photo using all 3 of these software solutions is significant, so I tend
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Ice Queen Lightroom Workflow

This video is a demonstration of how I used Adobe Lightroom to edit images from the Ice Queen photo shoot. Check out the before and after comparison to see how much of a difference there is between what you
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