Monthly Archives: March 2011

Sneak Peek: Fashion Shoot with Gabriela

A few weeks ago I did a shoot with Gabriela @ Red Model Management, so I wanted to share a sneak peek for now. The image below as seen on the Red Model Management website: Styling by Aris Tapia, Makeup/Hair … Continue reading

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The Portfolio

So, as we are in the digital age, as they say, I’ve been thinking about the use of the portfolio. More specifically, the use of the print portfolio. I currently own a Pina Zangaro portfolio, which is great to have … Continue reading

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More On the Photographer in Front of the Lens

Last week I wrote a little about the photographer stepping behind the camera and assuming the role of subject. So, as promised, here are some additional images from my little photo shoot: I did some extra editing on the above … Continue reading

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Thank You Friends!

Just wanted to give a big shout out to my readers and say thank you to everyone for your lovely comments and “likes” for yesterday’s Freshly Post post. This is for you: Okay, so maybe I haven’t actually seen all … Continue reading

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The Orchid Show: On Broadway at the NY Botanical Garden

This weekend I decided to make the trip up to the Bronx to visit the New York Botanical Garden. The Orchid Show is currently on display with a theme entitled, “On Broadway”. There are over 300 orchid varieties on view … Continue reading

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Photography Trends: Pets and Other Furry Friends

I’ve talked about photography trends before, particularly in fashion photography. Of course, there are trends in other types of photography as well. Apparently a growing trend in architectural photography is adding a pet into the mix:     I can … Continue reading

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When the Photographer Steps In Front of the Camera

Many photographers, and really people in general, dislike having their photo taken. They feel awkward and insecure and like myself, are often very critical of their appearance in photos. Celebrities of course have to deal with being photographed constantly, and … Continue reading

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The Bokeh Effect

If you know some things about photography, then you have probably heard the term “bokeh” used before. Bokeh refers to the blur in out-of-focus areas of a photo. Good lenses can provide excellent bokeh and it can look really beautiful … Continue reading

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Point…And Shoot

I’ve been in the market for a new point-and-shoot camera for a while now. My current Panasonic Lumix has had a good run, but it’s definitely time for an upgrade. My Lumix is old now and doesn’t do as well … Continue reading

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Moon Lit Night

Sorry for the delay in posting! I went away for a long weekend and took a bit of a break. Regular posting will resume tomorrow, I promise. Until then, I’m sure you may have heard about the moon on Saturday … Continue reading

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