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by hsandler
Tue Aug 09, 2016 3:57 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Pricing model when two families are sharing wedding cost
Replies: 2
Views: 752

Pricing model when two families are sharing wedding cost

I am doing a large wedding with the groom's family coming from across the continent. The bride's mother who has retained me asks about a plan whereby each mother and the couple can order their own album and prints. My normal pricing is packages of a certain number of images. But I would feel uncomfo...
by hsandler
Sat Feb 06, 2016 11:22 pm
Forum: Things Critique
Topic: Glassware
Replies: 2
Views: 552

Glassware

So I found these unique glasses at a thrift store and thought they would make a subject for still life. I aimed an umbrella at the background. What bothers me is the seam between the white base and the background paper, the uneven background illumination and the shadows of the glass stems cast in th...
by hsandler
Wed Jan 27, 2016 2:29 am
Forum: ― Transportation Critique
Topic: Radial engine
Replies: 2
Views: 793

Radial engine

Bronica SQ-A. Flash in umbrella to camera right. Toned.
by hsandler
Tue Dec 22, 2015 6:46 pm
Forum: ― Scapes Critique
Topic: California Coast
Replies: 1
Views: 298

California Coast

La Jolla, California, about 1 hour before sunset. Nikon D90, 18-55 DX lens.
by hsandler
Mon Oct 12, 2015 11:52 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Outdoor headshot
Replies: 8
Views: 762

Re: Outdoor headshot

thanks all. great suggestions.
by hsandler
Mon Aug 31, 2015 5:12 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Outdoor headshot
Replies: 8
Views: 762

Re: Outdoor headshot

Thank you gentlemen.
by hsandler
Sun Aug 30, 2015 10:46 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Outdoor headshot
Replies: 8
Views: 762

Outdoor headshot

This was done under overcast light with the ambient exposure adjusted for the hedges, main flash into an umbrella at camera right and hair light flash for separation from the hedges behind the subject on a tripod and to camera right aimed directly at the back of her head.
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by hsandler
Sat Aug 08, 2015 2:49 pm
Forum: ― Architecture Showcase
Topic: Art Deco Building in Ottawa
Replies: 3
Views: 511

Art Deco Building in Ottawa

This is the Merit building, a new condo in downtown Ottawa, in the art deco style. Bronica SQ-A. Ilford Delta 100 film.
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by hsandler
Sun May 31, 2015 3:29 am
Forum: People Critique
Topic: reflected light portrait
Replies: 1
Views: 425

reflected light portrait

We were at an outdoor cafe, and I liked the way the light reflected off the glossy menu my wife was holding and provided fill light from a bit underneath with large catchlights towards the bottom of her eyes. Minolta Autocord, Fuji Acros film.
by hsandler
Thu May 21, 2015 1:45 am
Forum: Flowers & Plants Critique
Topic: Orchid macro
Replies: 3
Views: 766

Orchid macro

I recently got a macro lens that goes down to 1:1 for my medium format film camera. This is close to 1:1 on Fuji Provia slide film with two flashes.