Garageband iOS is the recording studio in my pocket at all times, and with both the internal instruments and sampled sounds I’m able to create entire soundtracks that sound like full live bands. The main source of my samples is a service/ app called Splice, which aggregates producer packs from cutting edge electronica to live jazz, world music and classical sounds. In this video I talk you through my process of using Splice to source my individual music samples, then I show you how I’m able to construct my Garageband iOS tracks and play along with the samples to make fully finalized soundtracks for my short films and animations.
Adobe Lightroom is the industry standard for both maintaining a large digital photo library and editing images to achieve their full artistic potential. Lightroom’s interface corresponds to an ideal workflow that makes sense to experienced darkroom photographers and digital creators just learning their tools. The program is broken down into powerful modules – the Library, Develop, Map, Book, Slideshow, Print, and Web- and in this Lightroom Bootcamp, we tackle each one, exploring all the features and how they might be relevant to different kinds of photographers, no matter what genre or if its for commercial or purely artistic purposes.
Students will learn:
…editing approaches that bring out the best in your photography
…how to retouch portraits and create classic epic landscapes
…how to create custom filters, brushes and other templates while getting the most out of Lightroom’s stock filters and brushes
…techniques for speeding up their workflow through the use of auto synchronization, virtual copies, and more
…how to combine multiple exposures for panoramic and HDR photography
…ideas for sequencing and creating layouts for photo books and prints
And much, much more.
I’ve been using and teaching Lightroom for a decade, and in that time I’ve found it to be my go-to software for photo editing, organization and finishing. I’m so excited to share how Lightroom can expand any photographer’s creativity and workflow!
The course is sold on Udemy for $100, but through September it’s only $50 with this secret coupon!
Instax Model Shoots #2 featuring Lux, aka Luxbot Lacheln, Lux Tango etc. I’ve worked with Lux more than any other model since 2011 and we always have a great time shooting instant film. The camera used for all of these shots is the Fuji Instax Mini Neo Classic 90.
Patreon! Tumblr! Where can or should an artist who photographs nudes share their work? Is censored images on instagram or Facebook good enough? How does one honor the actual work? I do what I can to address the considerations of the art nude/ fashion nude photographer in these 5 brief minutes!
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Welcome to a new series where I show you some specific shoots I did with models and Fuji Instax film! These images were shot with the Fuji Instax Mini Neo Classic 90 in 2015 with model/ actress/ Penthouse Pet Glass Olive aka Olive Glass. We shot in Utah by the Great Salt Lake, a very barren area ideal for the minimalist photography I like with my Instax.
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Ana Corbi is a Spanish actress and model I have been fortunate enough to shoot with a couple times this year. Our last shoot was during the San Diego Comic Con when I decided to drive up to LA rather than mess around with the crowds 5 days in a row.
Ana had just returned from Europe and I texted her at noon to see if she was available for a 4pm shoot. It turned out to be one of the most fruitful shoots I’ve done this year, even if it was totally spontaneous- we got three looks in and make a short film, “Años Azul”, which will be released towards the end of September. It all comes down to photographer and model being on the same page, where the vision is pretty unified so there isn’t a lot of time being wasted and we can just jump into being creative.
In the meantime, one 18+ set, ‘The Vampire Diaries’, is currently available on my Patreon at the $5 and above level!