Monthly Archives: September 2010

September 28

Photographer Appreciation

Since my last post was regarding what it takes to be a model, I thought this post originally from Winnie, a model from Singapore, on a Model Mayhem forum would be perfectly paired with that post.  I am sure that other photographers have felt unappreciated at times or that people don’t fully understand all it […]

September 24

Can You Be a Model?

I saw this posted a little while back on Benjamin Kanarek’s Blog and I thought I would share it with all of you.  It was a repost of a message from photographer John Fisher from Miami, FL.  John has been a commercial photographer for over twenty years, specializing in fashion and commercial advertising.  Over the […]

September 17

Interview: Molly Hanley – Part II

I hope that everyone enjoyed the first part of the interview with Molly!  And as promised, there is a lot to this talented young woman.  And Part II has even more in store!!  Read on and enjoy.  And don’t forget to share the link to this blog with others!  Comments are also always appreciated.  And […]

September 13

Interview: Molly Hanley – Part I

I am excited to share yet another great interview with a local talent!  I had the chance to meet Molly Hanley a few months back when she provided makeup assistance on a photo shoot.  I quickly learned that there was much more to this fresh young face than skills with a makeup brush and thought […]

September 10

Review: Sigma 150-500mm f/5-6.3 DG HSM APO

I had the opportunity to attend the 2010 Steelers training camp at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, PA on August 16.  Having attended in the past, I knew much of the activity would stretch across three practice fields and be wide ranging in distances, but mostly far away.  Solution?  Rent a long zoom lens.  Unfortunately […]

September 07

Pentax Photokina Wish List

I initially was planning to post a review of my current camera, the Pentax K-7.  But is seems a little pointless with Photokina (one of the world’s largest photography related expos) just a few weeks away where Pentax will most likely reveal their newest product along with other new camera models from Canon, Nikon, Olympus, […]

September 03

Photo(s) of the Week: Dance

So what happens when you have access to a studio space, mix in some lighting, add a photographer wanting something fun and creative, and then the key element….a sweet, energetic, confident, dance major? You get a FANTASTIC photo shoot! I must say that I working with someone with a dance background can be a lot […]