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Mylene… Wearing Overman... NSFW

This is a set of images from some time ago in the studio. I had approached Matt of Overman Jewelry and Art about using some of his pieces for a shoot. 95 more words

136/365 - Studio Portraits

Today I had a session in a studio with a professional photographer, Gordie, from Source Photography. It was a wonderfully informal afternoon which gave my friend and I the opportunity to explore lighting techniques with a model, Bonnie Vincent, who was happy to sit for a few hours while we fiddled with our settings and practiced getting the exposure and white balance right.   22 more words


This Week’s Things: 4/20/2015

The North American Broadcaster’s 2015 Show has come and gone and there are tons of announcements and new gear and software that every filmmaker needs! I’ve been real busy so it will take me a while to catch up the blog on everything I reviewed. 480 more words


This Week’s Things: 3/30/2015

The Film Business – Law Talk

What is this Thing: What is Work Made For Hire?
Things Type: Education > Understanding copyright in film
Link… 632 more words


Portrait Photography - Rembrandt and Butterfly Lighting Styles

One of the assignments for my photography class was to capture two portraits showing two different lighting styles.

  • Rembrandt – subject’s face is well lit on one side, with a small triangle appearing on the opposite cheek.
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This Week’s Things: 3/23/2015

Camera Operations

What is this Thing: Tips To Be a Good 1st AC
Things Type: Operation’s Tips
Notes: It’s always good to hear what other people do on-set. 330 more words


This Week’s Things: 3/16/2015


What is this Thing: How to Light a Campfire Scene
Things Type: Tutorial > Lighting a Campfire Scene
Link: Vimeo: http://bradleystearn.blogspot.com/2015/03/how-we-lit-campfire-scene.html
Notes: I haven’t had to do firelight yet, but have read several sources/way to do firelight. 376 more words