More lives than a cat.

I have a very close friend of mine that also does stock photography and of course when we get together for some shooting we often use each other as models.

And as I look back at all the roles he has had me into I tickle myself remembering the shots. I feel like some actor in a play.

He has had me drunk and sleeping in a park.

Having an accident on stairs.

I have even been a rugged old blacksmith from years gone by.

Some times it's not all glory, as when I'm cleaning toilets.

But it is always fun.

We have had everything from police showing up to lend a hand, to bystanders chewing us out for taking pictures of some old man falling down with his walker.

But it is all in fun and has given us some good shots.

And yes he is a true friend and returns the favor, but that's a whole other story.

Photo credits: Paul Jantz.

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May 31, 2011


Aha....good to see some natural pictures and not the usual "intelligent lady with laptop"

October 28, 2010


Funny stuff!! Keep on having a good time on both sides of the camera.

October 28, 2010


Sounds like you have a great time and looks like you end up with some great shots too! Keep it up.

October 28, 2010


I love a sense of humour!! Very funny!

October 27, 2010


Great to find there are other nuts out there. My husband poses for me all the time. Most popular image is him as a flasher! I've done images with a swarm of wasps buzzing round his head (Photoshopped!), covered in bandages, playing the court jester. He's a great sport and says that, because he's old, he doesn't mind in the least. The only thing he objects to is when I use the word 'elderly' as a keyword. Thanks so much for sharing your own experiences.

October 27, 2010


Lovely blog, yes, I think is very funny having a partner!

October 27, 2010


that's great to have a parter you can do lots of fun stuff with :) looks like you had a blast

October 26, 2010


Fantastic ideas. David. and many thanks !

October 26, 2010


Great! I like everything here :-) : your blog, the photos, your friendship and your funny day!

October 26, 2010


Love it! Wish I had a friend like you!

October 26, 2010


great photos, its so funny and nice think in share something like this with a friend!

October 26, 2010


Different kind images, but they are great...

October 26, 2010


Really terrific! How fun to have a friend where you can share these types of moments. I especially love the 1) accident on stairs and 2) you turned over in the chair at the park. Great shots!

October 26, 2010


what a fabulous idea, and what a great friendship!

October 26, 2010



October 26, 2010


Great photos! Thanks for sharing! You and your buddy make a great pair in photography! Keep them coming!

October 26, 2010


Interesting idea! Thanks for sharing.

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