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How I Got The Shot

Creation of The Master’s Chair
How I got the shot: Raspberry iced tea
How I got the photo: The Corpse Bride, the smokin’ pumpkin
How I got the shot: Raspberries
Quick Tip: Crop for impact
Capturing the Sports Grit Look Using Cross Light with Continuous Light
How I Got the Shot: Karate Class in Low Light
How I Got the Shot: The High Jump
Create a Royal Look With a Stripbox, Reflector and Inexpensive Props
How I Got the Shot : HDR Interior Architecture
How I Got the Shot – Finding Pockets of Light
Behind the Scenes with Dave Black

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How I got the shot: Raspberries

I often get asked to break down, HOW I got the shot, so I thought I would share a fairly common type of still life image I captured and break it down. This time, I’m talking raspberries. Behind the scenes

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How I Got the Shot: Karate Class in Low Light

(Vanelli’s note: Michèle Grenier, a talented sports photographer based out of Quebec City, Canada, needed 75 hours of mentoring before she could complete her degree in photography. After meeting her at Photoshop World a year earlier, she called to ask

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How I Got the Shot: The High Jump

Michèle Grenier, a talented sports photographer based out of Quebec City, Canada, needed 75 hours of mentoring before she could complete her degree in photography. I asked her to gather her thoughts and write this “How I Got the Shot: High Jump” article.

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Behind the Scenes with Dave Black

We had a chance to catch up with Dave Black at Photoshop World last month in Las Vegas. He sat with Photofocus’ Pamela Berry to go behind the scenes of 5 of his most recent commercial jobs, showing us how he set up and lit each image and got an amazing shot.

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Building a Story : How I Got the Shot

Creating Lincoln’s Story is a short article on how I helped Adobe’s Dr Russell Brown get into character as I took his photo. The same tips can be used on set when dealing with an unemotional model or actor.

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Four ways to photograph white backgrounds

Sometimes the simplest things can produce the most results. Sometimes the least expensive things can open up more doors than you ever thought was possible. Sometimes photography feels like magic. White backgrounds are such things. Below, I will be sharing

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