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LiteBlog Archive - October 2012


Friday, October 19, 2012

Liam Doran: Opening Day at Arapahoe Basin

Earlier this week, Pro Showcase photographer Liam Doran was asked to shoot a series of portraits for the first day of the 2012/13 ski season. The client wanted slightly gritty-but-fun images of the folks that showed up. Here's Liam's account of the shoot: "I set up a small outdoor studio at the base of the ski area where I could easily approach skiers and boarders and ask them to be part of the shoot. The wind was gusting, and almost immediately, it tore my seamless background paper in half and nearly knocked over my light. I ended up taping...

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Thursday, October 11, 2012

Jay P. Morgan: Making Smoke Lay on Water

To say that Jay P. Morgan prefers to get the shot in camera is a severe understatement. Check out all of the work that went into producing this conceptual portrait!         Click here to learn more about the Photoflex Small OctoDome shown in this video. To see more of Jay P. Morgans' work, check out his Pro Showcase page

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Monday, October 08, 2012

Jay P. Morgan: Simple Corporate Portraits

In this video, Pro Showcase photographer Jay P. Morgan walks you through his approach to shooting corporate portraits on location. From controlled lighting approaches to time management to bringing along an extra blue tie, Jay P. offers up valuable seasoned advice on what can otherwise be a very stressful undertaking!     To learn more about the Photoflex equipment shown in this video, click on the following links:   Large MultiDome Large Grids Small OctoDome Small OctoDome Grids ADW 45" Umbrella   To see more of Jay P. Morgans' work, check out his Pro Showcase page    

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Tuesday, October 02, 2012

Photokina 2012

Photokina 2012 marks Photoflex's biggest tradeshow presence ever! The 6-day event gave us a great turnout and we were able to meet with photographers, distributors and enthusiasts from all over the world and talk shop through to the wee hours of the night.  It's the biggest photography trade show in the world, a tour-de-force so big that it can only happen once every two years.   Below are some shots from our booth, where we displayed our product line and held live shooting demos with models using various lighting kits.  Pro Showcase photographer Jade Hannah from Sweden...

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