Lauren (Model Portfolio Shoot)

A couple of weeks ago I headed out to the local beach (Oxnard, California) to do a simple photoshoot with Lauren, who needed some images for her portfolio. Susie Nino did makeup for us, and graciously put up with doing makeup on a park bench in the sun and wind! She had been prepared to…

Client Session: Model Portfolio Shoot

This is a model portfolio shoot I did about six months ago. For some reason I forgot to blog about it, and was reminded just now. So the details are necessarily a little sketchy. We started off at the beach in Ventura, California, near the pier. The model needed a mix of swimsuit and casual…

Danneille

A few weeks ago I worked with Danneille, who is with the Elite and Q modeling agencies. We were introduced by a mutual friend, Desirée Durang, who has assisted me before and was also the assistant on this shoot. Danneille had recently moved to LA from the east coast, and needed to update her portfolio…

Agency Test Shoot: Lynae and Irina (pt 2)

I should know better than to wait so long to blog about a shoot! One vacation and several shoots later, I’m having trouble remembering all the little details. But I shall endeavor to recall what I can from this shoot (see previous post here). So above you see the shot that I had conceived ahead…

El Matador Beach: Agency Test Shoot

Back to the beach for another model agency test shoot. Different agency this time, and the model is Christina. Even though El Matador is just one beach over from the shoot of a few weeks ago, it was a very different shoot this time. Way more relaxed, for one thing! [click “continue reading” below for…