Monthly Archives: July 2011

David Busch’s “Nikon D7000 Guide to Digital SLR Photography” – Book Review

Whether to purchase “Nikon D7000 Guide to Digital SLR Photography” by David Busch was for me a very conscious decision to more deeply appreciating nuanced complexities in my Nikon D7000 DSLR. The excellent “Nikon D90 Guide to Digital SLR Photography,” also by David Busch, … Continue reading

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Tips for How to Become a Model

How to become a Model from wikiHow – The How to Manual That You Can Edit A lot of people want to be a model because it’s glamorous, sexy, lucrative and you might want to be recognised in the modeling … Continue reading

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Nikon 85mm f/3.5G AF-S DX ED VR Micro Nikkor Lens Review

Nikon’s 85mm f/3.5G AF-S DX ED VR II Micro Nikkor Lens for crop sensor Digital SLRs is a sweet little lens. VR – II  adds a few extra stops (3-4 claimed stops) of motion blur stopping movement, on the

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“Posing for Portrait Photography, a head to toe guide” by Jeff Smith – Book Review

Posing is integral to the process of photographing people who know they are being photographed. Know how to direct your models and clients through poses? “Posing for Portrait Photography“, by Jeff Smith, is a guide written primarily for photographers who will be … Continue reading

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Rich Meade small town photographer now residing in Georgia with NYC plans

Rich Meade is a Georgia based photographer who hails originally from rural Virginia, “Western Virginia to be the tiniest bit more specific…. I first picked up a camera when I was around 10. Just playing around with my father’s Canon F1. I don’t recall … Continue reading

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“White Women” by Helmut Newton – Book Review

“White Women” is an oldie but goody going way back to 1976 and is one of the older original members of my collection and Helmut’s first book. Newton is long known to be one of the modern iconic photographers of … Continue reading

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Q&A with Houston’s Peruvian Model Silvia Demeyer

Silvia is a Houston based model, originally from Peru, whose exotic look cannot help but captivate the viewer. Today she

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“A Model Summer” by Paulina Porizkova – Book Review

Paulina Porizkova’s book “A Model Summer” is a look into the modeling world of young girls in Europe. The main setting is the Paris fashion scene in the Summer of 1980. Our protagonist is 15-year-old Jirina, pronounced Yee-Ree-Na. Jirina is a Swedish born and … Continue reading

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Rein Brugman, Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands

Rein Brugman is a self-taught photographer whose works are exhibited at several Dutch photo art galleries.                   In previous years he has won several prizes and nominations including those from Kodak Professional Portrait Awards … Continue reading

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