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Model Mayhem #:
3467872
Last Activity:
Jul 21, 2020
Experience:
Very Experienced
Compensation:
Depends on Assignment
Joined:
Aug 06, 2014

About Me

[b]Paul C. Buff, RIP (1936-2015) A lighting legend. [/b]

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Greetings! My name is Maurice, and I'm a very experienced professional photographer, with a passion for making your session fun and memorable. While I love being a photographer, I've been on BOTH sides of the camera. I'm the founder of the meetup group "Shut Up And Shoot Raw," where I offer instruction on lighting, posing, and post production. Why the name Kickmaster? After decades of dedicated practice, I've earned the rank of "Grandmaster" in the martial art of Taekwondo.

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[i][u][b]Please note that no-shows will not be rescheduled, nor will last minute cancellations under any circumstances (other than an emergency). If you feel that you will not make the shoot, you are to give me a 48-hour notice. If your notice is not given, please contact a more flexible photographer that doesn't value his/her time.[/i][/u][/b]

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If I send you a friend request, the purpose is for us to become acquainted in terms of our collective skills. Give both of us some credit by not assuming that this is a place for non professional nonsense. I'm not looking to date, mate, etc.. For those of you who only do paid shoots, I will only contact you if I am willing to pay for your services. My TFP time is exclusive and very limited...

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Many so-called "photographers" are just folks with cameras. In these days of digital and instant gratification, the photographic bar has been lowered to the point where most people are satisfied with "almost good enough." I seriously invest in my talent, and my equipment in order to remain among the top headshot/fashion photographers.
And, unlike most photographers who use a beautiful lady as their avatar photo, I use my own photo! You see upfront who I am, then and I let my work speak for itself. I am comfortable on either side of the camera.....model or photographer.

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I'd love to take part in your portfolio, or just a fun shoot! I'm equally comfortable in the studio, or outdoors. Proper lighting and posing is EVERYTHING! One of my favorite things to do is flattering head shots. Recently got compliments from the good folks at "Diva" for my use of their 18" ring light in my head shot photo shoots. They requested the use of some of my images!

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Contact: [email protected]

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"Truly the master, of more than kicks. Excellent photographer of the highest integrity, and with lots of fun lighting toys and the talent to use it." Read less

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"Mraurice is a very experienced photographer and patient. ZHe teaches you as he takes your pictures something that I will remember from now on my face posing Thank you" Read less

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"I had a blast. He was super professional, made it fun and my images are amazing!" Read less

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"such a great person too work with, such great energy. I loved working with him he was so positive. His whole team treated me with kindness and I got pictures back really quick. I love his work and the great energy he gives off. He has such a great personality. anytime i get too work work with him again its always a great experience." Read less

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"Maurice is truly a master photographer! He's so easy to work with and his expertise is something to admire." Read less

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"Maurice, was amazing! He had a gorgeous studio that was ready with different back drops and lighting equipment. Maurice, was such a gentleman with a wonderful personality. I enjoyed working with him so much and he really focused on the details of the photos. I would work with again in an heartbeat. He took my crazy idea of a photoshoot and made it a reality. He definitely is a master behind the camera !!!!!" Read less

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"Kickmaster is an awesome, respectful photographer to work with! He has a great knowledge of lighting, and owns many equipment. You are very lucky if you have a chance to work with him :) " Read less

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"Maurice is a great photographer that puts the comfort and well being of the models he shoots as first priority. I always enjoy shooting with him and it is a huge privilege to know him and shoot with him as often as I can. Highly recommended for models that are just starting out, he gives great direction and is willing to work with you." Read less

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"Very diligent and attentive to every detail. Extremely professional and great to work with." Read less

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"I wish more photography workshops were like Maurice's! In addition to being a great and organized teacher, Mr. Kickmaster is a blast to work with: Collaborative, kind, professional, and fun! He's the best!" Read less

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Credit Notes

Norman Oklahoma Fire Department
Designtrends (Jamaica West Indies)
Huckabee Accountant Services
Shut Up And Shoot Raw (San Diego)
Jammin' Cardio (Canada)
Lynch Photography (Jamaica West Indies)
Diva 18" Ring light
Edward Jones Investments
Simply Me Boston Mayhem # 3584174

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Aim model · Model

Hey, I'm interested to come to America in future but at the moment while traveling is still difficult, I am offering remote shoots afternoons on Wednesdays or Mondays Melbourne time until March 8th. I'm currently working with another photographer to do these shoots but I hope in future to get my own gear and do more on location remote shoots. I have a CBD apartment with a rooftop balcony, large natural light windows, a range of backdrops, props & can use the buildings facilities of a gym, spa, pool & sauna. My rates for remote shoots would be less than what I charge for in person shoots. Let me know how many hours you would like me to quote you for and if you like to pay by PayPal or a bank transfer to my UK bank or AUS bank. We would tether the camera to the laptop and screen share so you can control the settings/shots & we could chat over FaceTime or WhatsApp during the shoot. The gear we have is a Sony full frame camera with a range of lenses available; 50mmf1.8, 85mmf1.4gm, 17-28f2.8, 28-75f2.8, 105f1.4gm, 70-200f2.8gm
Would love to know what style you would like to shoot & when. Hope to hear from you soon! All the best, kind regards.
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02-13-2022
Eva Novak · Retoucher

Hi!You have great works.We can make good collaboration))Best regards

04-27-2020
Ethan Maxwell Landry · Model

Amazing Portfolio.

11-12-2019
Rojo Montana · Model

Thank you for the pic comments! You're very talented !

01-02-2019
Mizz Bonez · Model

great work! love all of your port!

12-10-2018