First time with a new model

Anytime I work with someone I don't know I always invite them to bring a friend to ease the comfort level, then once we start shooting I put them to work holding reflectors, moving lights, adjusting models wardrobe/hair.

Workshop: Manor House, Germany . June 2018

Workshop: Manor House . June 2018 . www.lightaffaire.com/workshops

ONLY _2_ SPACES LEFT.

On Sat. 30th June 2018 and Sun. 1st July 2018 we will be hosting a Glamour-Nude workshop at a beautifully restored manor house in south-east Germany.

We will have numerous sets available, 2 experienced glamour models (instagram.com/kiko...

Carpe dium... or at least momentum

Hey guys new to the group so thought I'd introduce myself and put myself out there (YIKES)
I'm a full time professional photographer only been shooting a couple years so still have a long way to go.
As far as sharing this shot with the group, It's one of those shots that is not in my portfolio, but it is a shot that is a glimpse of...

Wondering what you all comp your models?

Not quite new to Fstoppers, but first time posting. I've been recently reviewing the way I conduct shoots, and one of the facets is how much I comp models. I don't want to get into a debate over pay vs. getting paid, I don't shoot for a business, just a professional hobby, and I believe in compensating people for their time while I continue...

Yaya

Yaya is an inked/alternative model from Luxemburg and visited my studio in Frankfurt (Germany).
A little variation on the edge lighting setup with a more emphasized top/bottom split.

Storm Gray (dark/middle grey) background instead of black for a bit of "natural" in camera vignetting.

2* Elinchrom RX One
Yongnuo 560-...

House of Loathing IV

Shot at an amazing appartment in Belgium last year.

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Model:
Kiko
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Photo:
LightAffaire Photography
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Laurie

This image is from my Lancaster workshop at Club Ed. Some of these images were used in my last book "Nudes On Location"

Nikon D700
125mm
1/200@14
ISO 200
Strobe Filled

Betcee May

This is from my first shoot with Betcee, we went on to shoot together for a number of years,
she was and still is one of my favorites.
Nikon D100
One camera flash

Mysterious Meredith

Canon 6D and canon 135mm F2 @ 2.2 1/50 sec iso 50 flashpoint xplor600 28" beauty dish critique always welcome www.pjrphotographyllc.com IG: pjrphotographyllc