For those of you who are in the Los Angeles area July 15-16 or Las Vegas August 5-6, Jenna will be speaking about the Business of Photography at On the Road. On the Road is a two day workshop presented by PDN, WPPI, ASMP and Kelby Training. It has two educational tracks: commercial photography and … [Read more…]
This summer P2 was asked to mentor 3 young photographers as part of the Young Photographers Alliance (more info HERE)). These guys are hard at work producing images and essays for exhibition in NYC this fall. We meet twice a month for critiques and conversations on business and marketing. P2 recently photographed headshots to accompany … [Read more…]
Recently we were asked by San Diego marketing firm Bop Design to write a guest blog about hiring a commercial photographer. In exchange, they have written a blog for us about logo design. See some of Bop’s work above and their post below. A professional logo for helps build credibility, increase visibility, and communicate effectively … [Read more…]
P2 had a great opportunity last week to photograph 80 elementary school kids with the RC Helicopter. The students took direction well and modeled like pros. They also had many excellent questions for Jon once the shoot was done. Our favorite: “Where can I get one of those?”
Finished our shoot at the Cincinnati Zoo. Saw lots of children, cheetahs, manatees and the baby giraffe. When we got home we found that our mailbox contained an ASMP Spring Bulletin magazine featuring one of our images. It accompanies an article by Colleen Wainwright. Colleen is the self-proclaimed social-media Communicatrix. If you are in need … [Read more…]
Back in November we had the privilege of shooting Andre Agassi at his solar powered charter school in Las Vegas, Nevada. The resulting cover and article recently hit the shelves.
This week we were back in Irvine with the RC Helicopter. If you think this looks a bit surreal you’ve got the right idea. What we’ve done is use a ’tilt/shift’ style blur to narrow the depth of field of the frame. Only the school is in focus, while the background and foreground go sharply … [Read more…]