Zero Gravity – Underwater Photography

On Saturday July 14th, 2018 we will  conduct our second Underwater Portrait Shoot of the Summer.  We hope you are looking forward to this as much as we are.   First we will focus the models on WATER SAFETY and the importance of controlling your BOUYANCY.   This Shoot will be conducted by Photographers John Chandler and Ralph Hunter. … Continue reading

ZERO Gravity – Underwater Photography

On Sunday July 15th, 2018 Ralph and I will present the “Ins and Outs” of Underwater Photography.  This presentation for the Professional Imaging Group of Eastern North Carolina (PIGOENC) will demonstrate HOW to conduct a safe and productive Underwater Session.  We will focus on these areas, WATER SAFETY,  the importance of controlling your BOUYANCY,  what EQUIPMENT is … Continue reading

The “Y” and How for Simple Studio Lighting

The “Y” and How for Simple Studio Lighting

The most daunting task for any new or aspiring photographer who wants to add “Studio” lighting to their repertoire is understanding where and “Y” you place your Studio Lights.   What I will present here is a simplified reduction of this complex task. You have to start somewhere right? So here we go.  Just click here! … Continue reading

Understanding Lighting Patterns

Have you ever wanted to slim a face, or produce dramatic black and white images?   In this blog you will learn that it does not take multiple flashes and enormously expensive Studio setups to control your lighting. Whether your light is natural or augmented by a reflector, speedlight or strobe (or all three) it is … Continue reading

Zero Gravity–The Grace of Underwater Photography

During the months of June, July and August Ralph Hunter (Hunter Photography) and John Chandler (Chandler Studios) we will be producing Underwater Photo sessions for Models.  Both Ralph and John are Certified Professional Photographers with the Professional Photographers of America!   In these sessions we emphasize the grace and flow that only underwater images can produce.   … Continue reading