Shameless I know. I am posting my own work up here on Let the Kids. I might be violating blogging rules of some sort, but honestly don’t know. I do know that Tory and I started this blog because we could not find anywhere to submit our style of portrait and family photography. So when I have a shoot I consider worthy (which is not all the time), I would love to submit it. So here it is submitted. (And yes Tory did have to OK it).
I love shooting couples. And yes, it is because it is easy. Just two grown ups who pretty much listen to me and do what I ask. It doesn’t get much easier than that. Well, maybe shooting with models might be easier, but these two are model pretty and all I had to do was let them show their love, so it was EZ PZ as we say in my house.
I shot the majority of this on my Contax 645 using a mix of Portra 160 and ektar. I also used my Canon IV for some 35mm and I think I used ektar in that. I have no tips. I just look around and get inspired. I picked this spot because I love the Roxy billboards.. but I stumbled on the hammock and of course since its Maui, they wanted the beach. I was inspired by two recent posts we featured… Catherine Abegg and Ozzy Garcia for all that rolling around in the sand action. And yes, I admit I’m somewhat of a copy cat since I am looking at so much great photography day in and day out.[blogshow id=b446 player=0 autoplay=0 toolbar=1]
Thanks for hanging with us. More in store for the week.