Articles by Mudplucker

First "On Location" photoshoot

Well, my first on location photo shoot is over and I managed to get MUCH LESS than I expected of myself.The good news I guess is that I at least got something.Here is one of those somethings…To start the day off, the garden center owner had apparently forgotten to mention to the workers that we would be there on Sunday (during regular business hours) to do some indoor shooting.Not a big deal there, really.BUT, in addition, a coupon mailer had gone out earlier in the week, and what... continue reading

Need an upgrade ? Full Frame Camera ??? "L" Series Lens ???

Hi you all, and welcome to my second blog:Since i did my recent first ever photo shoot with a model (circa 6 weeks ago), i have stopped to reflect on what i produced in that shoot and comparing it with what i want to produce in the future.Looking back, i consider my first shoot actually a little of a disappointment to myself.If i were to redo that shoot i would produce more lighting in the background to give the walls a brighter “white”, and possibly I’d have painted the wall an appropriate... continue reading

My First Photo Shoot With a Model

First Photo Shoot with a model:Well, I’m certainly glad to get my very first people shoot out of the way, but I did make a few mistakes ...AND it was quite a learning experience.I’m hoping that this blog will reinforce (to myself) what I need to do to elevate my second shoot to a more productive and professional level.I’m also hoping to pass on valuable information to anyone else wanting to venture into the “people shoots” business...This first photo shoot consisted of a 9 year... continue reading

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