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Model Mayhem #:
1922854
Last Activity:
Aug 09, 2021
Experience:
Very Experienced
Compensation:
Paid Assignments Only
Joined:
Nov 06, 2010

About Me

I am a photographer for the Florida State University Athletics Department, a Featured Staff Photographer for Unconquered Magazine, a Staff Photographer for the Seminole Boosters, and a stringer for the Associated Press (AP). My images are published worldwide in print, internet media, and televised broadcasts. Many have won photo contests and/or have been exhibited in galleries and shows.

I have an extensive arsenal of lighting, backdrops, light modifiers, props and accessories and have many creative ideas as to how to use lighting to create the kind of mood that makes images special. My goal as a photographer is to create the most stunning images that can be conceived in collaboration with my subjects without resorting to anything approaching nudity. I prefer to leave the viewer of an image with a desire to use imagination to finalize the effect I'm creating.

I take great pride in the knowledge that most of the models who have come through my studio for portfolio work have been subsequently signed by modeling agencies in New York, Los Angeles, Miami and Jacksonville. Many aspiring models have portfolios that lack the kinds of images that agencies look for and my concepts have filled those voids.

I'm not one of those guys you've probably met who think that photography is their ticket to score with hot babes because they're too pathetic or insecure to meet women otherwise. My only motivation is to make you look as beautiful and stunning as I possibly can. You and I will be friends but with no benefits other than great pics.

Aside from technical photographic skills, an element I bring to the table is my skill with Photoshop. I have extensive experience with processing, layering and manipulating images. I am a member of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals, have been asked to write articles for Photoshop User Magazine, and have had my images on the cover of the magazine. Coupled with my imagination, my Photoshop skills allow me to create what many others can't.

Please visit my web site studio portfolio at www.baselineshots.com to see more of my work.

THE FINE PRINT

Please treat any shoot we schedule with professionalism. My time is as valuable to me as yours is to you. If we schedule a shoot, please don't call me the day before to cancel the shoot, don't show up late, or worse yet, don't be a complete no-show.

I will consider doing TF shoots if the ideas or your look will compliment our portfolios. Before any TF shoot, it is necessary that we spend an hour or so together bouncing ideas around and just getting to know each other. This also gives me a chance to see what you look like in person as opposed to relying on your portfolio pics. If you want to bring someone along for our meeting or to a shoot, that's fine. I want you to be totally at ease.

Thanks for taking the time to find me. I look forward to working with you.

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