Category : Visions and technique

iPad pro vs Surface pro …. oh no

Let me start of by saying that I always believe that everyone is right… Now what do I mean with this? Everyone has a different workflow, everyone has different skills, everyone has different needs and that’s ok, so whatever I will say in this blogpost is actually aimed at me, and maybe at you…. But one thing…. please read the WHOLE blogpost before you start a discussion because I think it will make a lot of stuff clearer 😀   […]

From old to new but in the end it’s all about YOU

People always ask “How did you start?” I was brought up in a family of photographers and videographers, not professionals but just very enthusiastic people. So it was no surprise I also picked up cameras (both video and photography). But model photography came very late actually, I mostly shot birds, nature and sports.   Being a member of a photo club we had to do a workshop and for different reasons I choose model photography although I never had the […]

How did you do that?

In a new series on the blog I’ll try to show some images including the light setup. Normally you will find all the technical stuff in the instructional videos, my books or digital classroom but I’ll also show some on the blog.   This time a high impact portrait with Nadine. Shot during a workshop with a very simple beauty dish and a wall with wallpaper. You can see the students shooting the same shot. The key is the nice […]

Break the 1/125 rule with Sony now….

You all probably saw my review from the new Elinchrom Skyport and HS heads by now I hope, an amazing system and I can’t wait for the Sony version to be released. But…. if you’re like me and don’t want to wait for the Sony version and want to play with the creative options right now there is another solution that does almost the same. I have to say it’s not as versatile as the skyport and it will only […]