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3-Day Horse Jumping Clinic With Bernie Traurig at Hay Fever Farm – Commercial Photography Article

3-Day Horse Jumping Clinic With Bernie Traurig at Hay Fever Farm I had the pleasure of being an Auditor for Bernies clinic this past month at Hay Fever Farm in Robbinsville, NJ. It’s been decades since I’ve attended a clinic, but I was on a horse. There were a few sessions per day and they were full of helpful tips, techniques for the riders and auditors. My friend Maile was there with her husband, David and she was riding her…

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Elijahs’ Coming of Age Bar Mitzvah – Commercial Photography Article

Elijahs’ Coming of Age Bar Mitzvah I met Rebecca from my photoshoot with the Girls Auto Repair Clinic as part of my personal photography project. She liked the work that I did that she asked me to photograph her sons Bar Mitzvah.We did his formal shots at the Or Chadash-Reform Temple in Flemmington, NJ right before the ceremony with Rebecca, Elijah and his little sister. Then the party was at Erinis Restaurant in Ewing, NJ. What a goofy bunch! LOL After…

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Hi Res Panoramic Photography for Ulster Bank – Commercial Photography Article

Hi Res Panoramic Photography for Ulster Bank In our latest blog, Commercial Photographers Network member for Belfast Andrew Towe looks behind the scenes at Hi Res Panoramic Photography for Ulster Bank in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.Following the successful completion of commercial photography for RBS and NatWest, the CPN (Commercial Photography Network) was commissioned to provide the same high quality, large file size panoramic photography for Ulster Bank both in Northern Ireland and Southern Ireland.  These panoramic images…

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New Born Maternity Portraits with Alicia and Alivia – Commercial Photography Article

New Born Maternity Portraits with Alicia and Alivia The return of Alicia and her beautiful new born daughter Alivia, for an updated infant maternity portrait session to go along with her original maternity session. It was such a pleasure to have them in the studio, you couldn’t ask for a more adorable baby…and so happy. Definitely got her modeling career off to a great start.I’m so excited to share a few portrait highlights of our time together.  … This is…

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Berber Tent – PJS Commercial Photography – Commercial Photography Article

Berber Tent – PJS Commercial Photography Berber black tent – Acquired 2019 by Gordon Clarke 360VR imagery inside a Berber Black Tent in the Royal Albert Memorial Museum in Exeter.  This tent was formerly owned by a Tekna Berber family who lived on the border between Morocco and Algeria. Some of the finest tents are produced in this region.  The Berber are master weavers, bringing life and pattern into their cloths as they mix black goat hair, brown camel hair…

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A Girl and Her Horse-Maile and Luna – Commercial Photography Article

A Girl and Her Horse-Maile and Luna If you haven’t guessed by now, my other passion is horses and riding. Years ago I used to show horses, jump them etc. I’m still an equestrian, and I ride and working on riding more and more each week as my schedule allows it. I met Maile at a farm we both rode at a while ago, since then she and her two horses have moved to Sporty Acres Farm, but we’ve kept in…

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Multi-Generation Family Portrait Session – Commercial Photography Article

Multi-Generation Family Portrait Session I’ve had the pleasure to photograph the R. Family before, but just with five family members. This time, however, was much different.Donna’s mom was turning 91 and she wanted all of her siblings, and the grandchildren together for a family portrait session at the house. Originally the pictures were going to be taken outside, but the weather had other ideas that day. The family came from all over for a special occasion and we had a really…

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Environmental Editorial & Corporate Portraits » Alex Orrow Photography – Commercial Photography Article

Environmental Editorial & Corporate Portraits » Alex Orrow Photography Taking corporate and editorial portraits on location using environmental backgrounds outside, is a fun challenge integrating the subject, environment and light can be problematic if the ambient light is not quite right, e.g. harsh sunlight, deep shadows etc. The images below were taken on location in London, Surrey, Sussex and Kent. The photographs combine both natural light and strobe light or just some reflector fill. Using just ambient light requires some…

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Shea | Mesa Arizona Fashion Photographer Chad Weed – Commercial Photography Article

Shea | Mesa Arizona Fashion Photographer Chad Weed Studio Session with Shea and Mesa Fashion Photographer Chad WeedAnother custom design by my amazing Fashion Stylist Jennifer! Who better to bring this look to life than Shea, an amazing local fashion model with more talent than I can possibly capture… They both absolutely crushed it and I couldn’t be prouder of how this turned out.One part super model and one part super hero…with just the right amount of soft gorgeous lighting…

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Kaylee | Mesa Fashion Photographer Chad Weed – Commercial Photography Article

Kaylee | Mesa Fashion Photographer Chad Weed Fine Art Fashion Portraits with KayleeAnother amazing custom fashion look designed and created by my Stylist Jennifer. We were fortunate enough to get another opportunity to work with Kaylee who really brought this to life. Her subtle and elegant posing really helped set the mood for this session. Really couldn’t be happier with the results! The use of chiffon and satin to create this long mermaid style dress was brilliant. Of… This is…

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Vivian | Mesa Arizona Portrait Photographer Chad Weed – Commercial Photography Article

Vivian | Mesa Arizona Portrait Photographer Chad Weed Vivian’s Fine Art Portrait SessionWe were lucky enough to get another opportunity to do a photo shoot with a beautiful local model we worked with earlier this year. This time around we opted for a ballerina inspired fine art portrait that we think is truly amazing! … This is only a snippet of a Commercial Photography Article written by Chad J Weed Photography Read Full Article

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Fishing Competition – PJS Commercial Photography – Commercial Photography Article

Fishing Competition – PJS Commercial Photography We were pleased to be commissioned to photograph the Cofton Cup Fishing Competition recently, and we were very lucky with the weather given the conditions this week.  They have 71 pegs over their 5 fishing lakes which presents anglers with a variety of fish which will challenge but also reward in equal measure.  They recently re-stocked all their lakes making them even more interesting.  Most notably the competition Mamhead lake which received many 3lb…

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Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK – Commercial Photography Article

Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK 19 Sep BoxedOff Product Photography Start up brand BoxedOff got in touch to ask us to help with their launch of a new brand of vegan supplements. Matthew Seed Photography worked with BoxedOff to find a clean, modern way to shoot their products but also to create, by contrast some more dramatic lifestyle images. This main banner image above was shot all for real…

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Commercial Green Screen Photography from Birmingham to Copenhagen! – Commercial Photography Article

Commercial Green Screen Photography from Birmingham to Copenhagen! In our latest blog, Commercial Photographers Network member for Birmingham Graham Oakes looks at some recent on site green screen photography for an Advertising Poster. Having been recommended by Frosts Photo Centre in Mere Green, Sutton Coldfield, I was asked to produce a set of engaging and lively full length portraits for a Danish comedy tour poster. Shooting tethered to a laptop meant that Graham could show his clients the images as they were…

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Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK – Commercial Photography Article

Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK 12 Aug Bijou Betty Jewellery shoot After our first shoot Bijou betty had a total re brand and came up with this beautiful, very modern brand identity. What followed was a full day studio shoot to capture the new look. The key here was to capture that subtle texture to the card backing at the same time as lighting the jewellery beautifully. A very…

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Conceptual Advertising Image Photoshop Walkthrough – Photography Article

In this composite walkthrough, I take you through the various processes it took to create this advertising image. Throughout the video, you will hear my thoughts and why I decided on certain aspects. My main thought when creating this image, was how can I add my own style and flavor to a product shot? How can I showcase something that will make any viewer stop and stare? For me, this usually comes down to story and lots of elements for my eye…

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Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK – Commercial Photography Article

Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK 01 Jul EIMDALL Product Photography Swedish brand EIMDALL got in touch to shoot their new range of very cool looking fire extinguishers. This project required hiring a location property which we did with the help of UK locations. The next problem was, often when you hire a location it is somebody’s house, they don’t often take to kindly to me screwing holes in all…

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Making a Living in Photography in the Age of Social Media – Photography Article

After finding myself in yet another strange new world last week, I began to reflect on the future of photography and steps necessary to protect the profession we love. The other night I went to a promotional event for a well known fitness brand. Not the biggest name in the market, but large enough to afford some rather posh retail space in higher rent districts of major cities for their stores to thrive. A growing company with an upscale product. Perusing the shelf,…

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Photographer Uses Robots to Shoot Commercial Videos – Photography Article

As advanced technology becomes more affordable, we seem to be seeing more and more photographers and videographers using robots to help them create jaw-dropping work, which requires precise movements. These machines are no longer only in the domain of the likes of NASA, Google, or Hollywood — and that’s really exciting. Steve Giralt is a commercial photographer, director, and visual engineer, based in Manhattan, NYC. Chances are, you have seen his work before — his Hershey’s S’mores advert and BTS video were seen by millions about a year ago, and…

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Professional Product Photography for Scottish Whisky – Commercial Photography Article

Professional Product Photography for Scottish Whisky Based near Dundee, Commercial Photographers Network member Eddie Philips has a great deal of experience with food and product photography. In our latest blog, he tells us about a recent commercial product shoot for anCnoc whisky.anCnoc whisky recently asked a design company I work with to organise lifestyle and product photography for their range of whiskies. For the shoot we used the fabulous Cromlix Hotel near Dunblane and hired Sam, a professional model from…

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When You Realize You Are Exactly Where You Want to Be as a Photographer – Photography Article

Today, I’d like to share with you a story. A story about a brief moment that was a long in the making. I arrived for my appointment early. I always do. All it takes is one instance of blowing a massive opportunity by misjudging the chronically impossible to judge Los Angeles traffic to cause you to pledge your loyalty to punctuality. This meeting wouldn’t necessarily fall into the category of massive opportunity. Then again, it certainly did. Through a series of…

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The Hidden Joy of Delayed Gratification as a Photographer – Photography Article

Even as the corresponding shifts from film to digital and from print to online have brought with them an expectation of instant feedback, sometimes you gain more as a photographer from being forced to wait. I am a commercial and editorial photographer. The majority of the images and films I create are commissioned by either brands, agencies, or publications seeking to bolster their marketing efforts or illustrate a particular story. Unlike, just as an example, a headshot photographer who is…

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Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK – Commercial Photography Article

Matthew Seed Photography – Fashion, Still Life, Product and Advertising photographer – Cheshire Manchester London UK 12 Jun HOMISO Food Photography HOMISO got in touch to shoot a range of their cookie cutters and coffee pod holders. This studio shoot was a really creative project, we hired a top food prep stylist Angela Meadows to make cookies using the cutters. The shoot was a lot of fun, the primary aim was to capture the lifestyle element of making cookies i.e…

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Made in the Midlands – by Birmingham Events Photographer Graham Oakes – Commercial Photography Article

Made in the Midlands – by Birmingham Events Photographer Graham Oakes When Made in the Midlands were looking for events photographers to photograph their huge showcase exhibition at Coventry’s prestigious Ricoh Arena, they choose Commercial Photographers Network member for Birmingham Graham Oakes.As well as being able to offer a superior photography, Graham was also able to offer a combined social media coverage package which was key to the success of the exhibition.Made in the Midlands visitor stand.Prior to the event,…

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Jacksonville State University Fitness Center — Tommy Daspit Photographer – Commercial Photography Article

Jacksonville State University Fitness Center — Tommy Daspit Photographer Just wrapped up this amazing commercial project of the Jacksonville State University Fitness Center for Turner Construction and Moody Nolan Architects. It was a great project with so many unique challenges and opportunities!If you want to be an architectural photographer you can forget any notion of 9 to 5 and Monday through Friday. You have to be willing and able to start shooting early in the morning, evening, or late at…

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Having A Great Photo Stylist – Commercial Photography Article

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eCommerce Product Photos and Photography for Clothing – Commercial Photography Article

eCommerce Product Photos and Photography for Clothing Home > News > eCommerce Product Photography You’ve seen boring ecommerce photos by the bucket-load.  Scroll, product, scroll, product, scroll, yawn.  Want to make yours pop out of the screen? Then you need Blend. In ecommerce, there are many areas where you can slash the budget, but shooting your products isn’t one of them.  Why?  Think of DIY product photography, homemade GIFs, your mate’s Insta: if it’s amateur, you can tell.  While that’s…

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Photography Studio in London – Is it your first time? – Commercial Photography Article

Photography Studio in London – Is it your first time? Home > News > Photography Studio in London – Is it your first time? Using a professional Photography Studio for the first time – A definitive guide. If you’re considering using a photo studio in the heart of London, you might have a few questions racketing around in the old grey matter.  So this blog post is just for you. So who are we exactly? Blend is a commercial photographic…

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Commercial Photo Studio and Photographer in London from BlendStudios – Commercial Photography Article

Commercial Photo Studio and Photographer in London from BlendStudios Home > News > Commercial Photo Studio in London WELCOME TO BLEND COMMERCIAL PHOTO STUDIO – FOR CREATIVE SHOTS OF ALL KINDS If you’re searching London for a commercial photo studio, here are three reasons to choose Blend. Our team is small, friendly, and adaptable. You can send us your stuff to photograph – or you can attend the shoot and be as fussy as you like. The commercial photographers in…

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Clothing Line Photoshoot | A How to Guide | Blend Studios – Commercial Photography Article

Clothing Line Photoshoot | A How to Guide | Blend Studios Home > News > Clothing Line Photoshoot How to achieve a photoshoot for your clothing line in four simple steps… So you’ve spent months gathering your clothing line, and now you’re wondering how to turn your vision into something tangible – a professional photo shoot.  After all, when your potential customer can’t touch or try the clothing, high-end photographs of your items is crucial to success. At Blend, we’re…

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