Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Artistry I

Sarah and I get bored sometimes. This was one of those times of course. I wanted to practice some make-up blending and natural lighting techniques and she wanted to have some photo fun, so we did!
I used pinks, yellows and oranges for this soft look and attached a white bow made out of tool to Sarah's hair and we had a 'look' to shoot. The make-up was inpired by a M.A.C. make-up postcard that Lauren brought over for me to see. I love the soft blending effects that powder shadows can have without any eye shadow primer.


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Sunday, October 24, 2010

Saint George Street...

Here it is... an attempt at beautiful natural light shots in St. Augustine. Photographs by yours truly featuring the lovely Sarah Papke.


Friday, October 15, 2010

Have you voted yet...

Nikon Summer Photo Contest from Edeeto VOTE HERE PLEASE!
This is the image I submitted for voting.


it's true.

Tee is model's own and I loved it. Heard that quote on Kell On Earth. She explained it to the fullest. It's hard to argue otherwise now.

Photographs by Lauren Gherardi featuring Nina Alvarez. Styling, make-up and hair by yours truly.


Jana and her iphoto app

This was a fun shoot for the cover of L.V.E.B. E.Mag.
The original photograph is by Lauren Gherardi featuring Jana Williamson. Styling by Arrogant Loves Original and make-up and hair by yours truly. Jana made one of the shots look like a painting. Here it is.
The originals can be seen in the 9.2010 issue of L.V.E.B.


Soft Black Shades

Here it is... Another attempt at beautiful lighting.

Photographs by yours truly featuring the lovely Sarah Papke.

I'm looking forward to sharing some beautiful fashion collaborations I did with photographer Lauren Gherardi. They will be coming as soon as they are able to be shared. Some of my favorite work yet.



Here it is... my attempt at beautiful lighting.

Photographs by yours truly featuring the lovely Sarah Papke. You will be seeing a lot of her pretty face as I continue on in my mostly self-taught lighting lessons.

Ooooh la la...

Photos by Lauren Gherardi featuring Kira Lynn Galang wearing glasses from Obscured Couture styled by Becca Bussert. Make-up and hair by yours truly. I absolutely love red lips and some Gaga shades on a beautiful black haired model! xoxo

Me, Myself and I.

Self portrait.

"The critic has to educate the public, the artist has to educate the critic."
- Oscar Wilde

From advertising campaigns to editorial shoots, runway shows, weddings and proms, beauty advice, make-up applications, hairstyling and fashion expertise, I will share with you a little bit of everything I do here on my new blog.
I really hope you enjoy it!