Monthly Archives: November 2011

Tristin Huntamer, Red Headed Model from Colorado Springs, Colorado with Eyes which change color

Tristin Huntamer is a very pretty 25-year-old red-headed nude model residing in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Her eyes change color, I think … They seem a lovely bright light blue in many photos, gray in others, and then perhaps with a … Continue reading

Posted in Models | Leave a comment

‘Karsh, A Fifty Year Retrospective’ by Yousuf Karsh – Book Review

‘Karsh, A Fifty Year Retrospective‘ © 1988 is part a who’s who in portraits of movers and shakers and part autobiography, all courtesy of Yousuf Karsh. Yousuf Karsh is the photographer whose portraits etched in our minds the character of the … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews | Leave a comment

Review of Nikon 85mm F1.8D AF Nikkor Lens and D7000 DSLR Camera for Glamour Portraiture

The  Nikon 85mm f1.8D AF Nikkor is so sharp, so small and so affordable, it is almost too good an option not to keep in the bag for just those right occasions. The image below of the girl with the pretty blue … Continue reading

Posted in Gear Reviews & How to | Leave a comment

Beauty and Fashion Photographer GD Whalen of Asheville, North Carolina

GD Whalen is a photographer of fashion and beauty residing in Asheville, North Carolina. I became drawn into the beauty of GD’s images, particularly through my attraction for his successful use of various body decorated makeup themes, which recur in his works. Through this decorative … Continue reading

Posted in Portfolio | Leave a comment

Saw a Nikon D7000 ‘Like New’ Used for $650 on Amazon …

A Nikon D7000 DSLR used, in “Like New” Condition, for $650.00 from a seller with lots of 100% positive feedback … I almost bought it and it’s still there as I write this. In fact, if I didn’t have two D7000‘s already, I … Continue reading

Posted in Gear Reviews & How to | 1 Comment

What is the difference between a Speedlight and a Speedlite?

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between a Speedlight and a Speedlite? Trivial camera question right? When I heard the question, I had to know. Before I heard the question, I didn’t even know there was a difference. … Continue reading

Posted in FAQs | Leave a comment

‘SofaSoSexy’ – by Photographer Rankin – Book Review

‘SofaSoSexy‘ © 2002 by Rankin is a clean swing and a walk… For a photographer of Rankin’s standing, he gets a walk … for most of the rest of us, we all would have

Posted in Book Reviews | Leave a comment

Professional Nude Model Sarah Jain of Los Angeles, California

At 5′ 4″ and 105 pounds, Sarah Jain is a spitfire of a nude model and cannabis advocate living in Los Angeles, California who credits cannabis for inspiration of what we are seeing here today… “Personally, I smoke a lot of … Continue reading

Posted in Models | 3 Comments

‘The World’s Greatest Erotic Art of Today’ – Volume 3 – Book Review

‘The World’s Greatest Erotic Art of Today, Volume 3‘,  is 272 pages of the most fabulous, according to some, erotic art of 2009. Volume 3 is very much like Volume 2 and Volume 1 … not a how to book. … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews | Leave a comment

Photographer of Women, Steven A Thompson of Los Angeles, CA

The sensual allure of Leah Hilton magically ‘floating’ in a darkened bedroom first lead me to explore more of California photographer Steven A Thompson’s work. “I’ve been a photographer, in loose terms, for as long as I can remember. Inspired … Continue reading

Posted in Portfolio | Leave a comment

Nikon SB-600 Speedlight Review

The Nikon SB-600 flash, love it? When I get it working right, I like the pictures I can take with it. It is one impressive performer, working along in conjunction with the Nikon CLS (Creative Lighting System or i-TTL Setting on Nikon DSLR … Continue reading

Posted in Gear Reviews & How to | Leave a comment

‘The Portrait’ by Glenn Rand and Tim Meyers – Book Review

‘The Portrait‘ by Rand and Meyers is a soft covered book chock full of technical information for aspiring portrait photographers. While many subjects are covered, at 10 x 8 x 0.5 inches and with 200 pages, this book is loaded … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews | Leave a comment