I have decided that I’m going to bring my experience as a model photographer to seniors in mid-Michigan. There are some reasons that models in advertisements look great. And it’s not just that they are good looking people. A lot of the beauty is created by a team of hair, makeup and lighting experts. Defoe [...]
Category Archives: Portraits
Portrait of a female model with interesting blue lighting technique.
Model: Sierra Photographer: David Defoe This was a fun picture just casually taken while testing a lighting setup. I had purchased these goggles at Halloween USA on sale for $1. It’s amazing what a little prop and some different lighting will do for creativity.
Not everyone wants normal senior pictures. The days of, “Now, make a fist. Slowly ease it up underneath your chin . . . Kay, hold still right there. Now, just imagine you’re weightless, in the middle of the ocean, surrounded by tiny little seahorses.” are gone. (But funny stuff for movies.) Today’s seniors want something [...]
Over the weekend I worked with two sisters on their senior pictures. Like most siblings these two sisters were completely different in style and taste. In a one and a half hour session we were able to get a lot of great on-location pictures in old town Saginaw.
Aaron By David Defoe Photographed in Bay City Date taken: Feb 26, 2012 I don’t always work with models. This is one of my sons friends that decided that it was ok for me to snap a picture. Plus he was going to need senior pictures and it would be a good idea to get [...]