Over-Under in the water lifestyle image

In this “Over-Under in the water lifestyle image”there is believably between the models, even though they just met 20 minutes before. Even with seasoned professionals, in the first few minutes there is an initial uncertainty that has to wear off before you can get a “real” looking image. Steve says that by having years of…

For Photographers – 16 bit only!

  I always work in 16 bit color space. This way you will drastically reduce any chance of “banding” in your image. If you do not make radical color, contrast, saturation etc. settings then 8 BIT is likely fine. However even knowing this I never start with an 8 bit file. Lets say I did…

Engagement photo

Shot in Walden, Colorado for Bobbie, a cowgirl friend of mine, who wanted an image to use as an announcement of her engagement to Brooks. I had just under 1 minute 30 seconds to shoot with stunning light. I was in a field with Brooks & Bobbie shooting with “Just” light, solid overcast with zero edge…

Sexy Lifestyle Advertising image

This very sexy couple image was photographed near Miami Beach, Florida. I had the models meet me about 1 hour before I wanted to shoot to allow enough time in case one of them ran late due to traffic, and the southeast coast of Florida has a lot of traffic. This also allows my stylist…

Cowboy in the snow

Here I am following Jimmy to the location This is my shadow while riding, the big lump behind me is my 35 pound (16 KG) camera bag Another select 2 frames later Location wise for this shot I looked for a large flat area that has pristine snow, i.e., no animal tracks. I then asked…