Successful Portrait Session I have been shooting models, actors, families and others for a number of years now and have 5 suggestions that I think will be helpful for those considering a shoot especially for the first time. 1. The Appointment.Sit down and discuss with the photographer the purpose of the photography and what youContinue reading “5 Tips for Good Portrait Sessions – Working with Photographers”
Category Archives: Models
Men of Color – Monochrome Images
Black and white images showing the beauty of black men. No red, no blue, no green. Just black but lots of color. Colorful black skin Models: Jamar Reed, Donte Newman, Michael Rice, Eric Dow Pinterest Maryland Fine Art Portrait photographer focusing on large prints, portfolios, and albums.
Model, Singer – Photo Session
Photo session with Derrionne – Washington, DC based singer. Pinterest Black Male Model
Washington, DC Model – Donte
Donte – DC Male model wearing striped knitted sweater. This is from our 3rd photo shoot. Due to busy schedules it is difficult to find time to shoot. When time does permit we are both pleased with the results. The first image was taken in existing light. Facebook Instagram
The Beauty of Age
Beautiful Women “And the beauty of a woman, with passing years only grows!” ― Audrey Hepburn Here are some examples of ladies who are beautiful inside and out. Fun happy people who have seen and been through a lot of experiences throughout their lives and have kept smiling and bringing joy to others. Pinterest
Portraits: Donte Newman and the Vintage Shirt
Washington DC male model Donte Newman. Donte Newman is a hard-working DC model. He was born and raised in Washington and is a proud graduate of Ballou High School. This was the third time Donte and I worked together. The previous two shoots were studio shoots done totally with strobe lights. I wantedContinue reading “Portraits: Donte Newman and the Vintage Shirt”
Said he didn’t like taking pictures. First photo shoot.
Model: Eric A. An unplanned photo shoot sometimes can turn out to be one of the best. I met and photographed Eric on the same day. He had accompanied a friend on a photo shoot. At first he said he was not interested in taking pictures Later I found him to be open andContinue reading “Said he didn’t like taking pictures. First photo shoot.”
Model: Khemistry Photographer: Lonnie Dawkins http://lonniedawkins.com Lonnie Dawkins on Facebook
DC Wall Mural Art. Perfect for photo background.
We were looking for location for a shot in Washington, DC. We found this wall mural on the side of a building in an alley near the Lincoln Theatre and Ben’s Chilli Bowl. We got some good shots. This mural has since been removed. Glad we got the shot. The model is Keniesha Cook. http://www.lonniedawkins.com Lonnie DawkinsContinue reading “DC Wall Mural Art. Perfect for photo background.”