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Posing Tips, Revealing the Hourglass

Posing Tips, Revealing the Hourglass

In previous posts I’ve discussed ways to accentuate the positives while minimizing the negatives for specific features from a woman’s figure. What I’d like to discuss in this post is how to bring it all together whether for a full body or partial body pose. What differentiates a woman’s figure from a man’s, is of course the hour glass shape. And for the purposes of this post I’ll discuss the easiest methods to revealing it.

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Posing Tips, From the Neck Down

Posing Tips, From the Neck Down

While some women can seemingly strike a striking pose without much thought, most benefit from at least a little coaching. It’s easy to assume a woman with a size two figure and hour glass shape produces the best poses, but in reality great poses can be taught and anyone can execute them.

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Image Branding and Why it Matters

Image Branding and Why it Matters

Image branding is a means of marketing who you are, what you do, and how you do it. It’s used to communicate your qualities and characteristics to your market or prospective clients. Once you determine the qualities and characteristics you wish to project, your brand identity is built and maintained through the continuous and consistent application from both written and visual media.

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Photoshop & Post Production Editing

Photoshop & Post Production Editing

In this age of Photoshop, post production editing possibilities are seemingly endless. The question sometimes comes up why “Photoshop” at all? The simple answer is that this genre is glamour, not photojournalism. I’m not trying to photograph you in everyday light looking like your everyday self. Famous celebrities want to be seen at their very best, and you should as well. So just as with a glamorous runway model, my goal is to capture you at your alluring best. This means in the softest light, sexiest poses and most flattering outfits. And it means editing with the most advanced digital software available, Photoshop.

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Posing Tips, Master the Contrapposto

Posing Tips, Master the Contrapposto

If there is one pose that all models must learn, it is the contrapposto. Italian for counterpoise, it is the pose often struck by runway models when they reach the end of the stage. And it is the mainstay of any model posing for a photographer. A skilled model can perform dozens of variations over the course of just a few minutes.

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Image Branding, A Case Study

Image Branding, A Case Study

Image branding is a means of marketing who you are, what you do, and how you do it. It’s used to communicate your qualities and characteristics to your market. As it pertains to visual media, your logo, website, photographs, and social media should all have the same look and feel. They should use the same colors, graphics and fonts without deviation. Consistency and continuity is the key.

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