Tag:photography

Posing Men: the head to toe guide to posing for photographers AND models

This video with male model Jason Cates will taking your male poses from dreadful to dynamic whether you’re a model, a groom, a photographer or the everyday guy. Includes standing and seated poses, working with the light plus specific advice for heavy set plus sized subjects.

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They have been lying to you about negative fill!

In countless videos and classes I have seen people misrepresent this key lighting concept. Negative fill doesn’t suck light out of the shadows, it blocks light from entering. Watch as I prove it to you in three demonstrations.

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Sports lifestyle photography of the top NFL rookies for Panini America by Chicago Sports Photographer John Gress

Sports lifestyle photography by Chicago photographer John Gress was hired by Panini America to take portraits of the Top NFL rookies in Los Angeles for their trading cards.

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Commercial photography in Chicago for international women’s day

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Test Positive Aware Network, TPAN, hired me to take commercial photography in Chicago of female employees for the not for profit. Please click here to see more of my professional business portraits and commercial photography.

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Lifestyle Photography in Chicago

During this lifestyle shoot Gress worked to capture a a male lifestyle model playing the role of a father and the child lifestyle model playing his daughter. The pair were playing and doing the dishes in a Chicago living room and kitchen.

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