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Leah Axl - Using Soft Focus (video)

"Images Deconstructed" - a short YouTube video discussion of an image.

Q&A: What iphone photography apps do you use?

Day to day, not so many, I'm not a big user of Hipstagram, Instagram etc, so mostly just the inbuilt ios Camera app.

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Battery Grips (video)

A short YouTube photography tip

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5 Photography Technique Blogs

These are some of the photo technique blogs I visit regularly, in no particular order: http://www.digitalweddingforum.

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How To Photograph Boudoir (Video Download)

Learn about the hottest trend in photography today

 

This 2 hour 30 minute video program is for professionals and hobbyists alike who want to shoot boudoir images.

 A guide to lighting, posing and styling boudoir photography

 

This video is for professionals and amateurs alike who want to shoot boudoir images. You may already be shooting this style of work, in which case this video will give you a lot of hints and tricks for developing your skills as well as broad inspiration too.

 

I will show you how to work with sitters and put them at their ease. You will learn how to use a very small space very effectively. I will show you examples of my best-selling shots from the studio that you can simply re-create for your clients or sitters.

 

I will talk about the business of boudoir, but this is principally a video about photography and how to get the best from inexperienced subjects. Together you will create images that both of you are very happy with.

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Easy Fixes for Exposure Problems (video)

A short YouTube photography tip

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Artemis = Homage to WIlly Ronis (video)

"Nudes Deconstructed" - a short YouTube video discussion of an image.

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Pool

For our American readers you will be running why on earth we have set up an indoor pool in the studio - well it's cold here in the UK. And of course it does give some control over lighting.

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Keeping Negatives and Digital Archives (video)

A short YouTube video with some business advice

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Peter Critique

Peter recently attended our Weekend Extravaganza, Portraits, Nudes and Fashion tutored by myself and Graham Whister from the RPS Digital Imaging Group.

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Dance Meltdown

Models can sometimes be the worst posers, especially when it comes to being relaxed and natural. They become so practiced at the perfect pose and the perfect expression that this can sometimes get in the way of that more natural look.