Simon Walden

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Why you should experiment in photoshop all the time

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Model of the Day: 18/01/2017 - Artemis Fauna

How to create stunning images with minimal props on a tight budget

Despite all the drama of this shot it is not terribly complicated in its setup. It is only a two light shot, some simple drapes and a smoke machine. …

Home Decorating

Crop Rotation - Odd Crops and Going Dutch

Crop Rotation - Odd Crops and Going Dutchhttp://www.filmphotoacademy.com/blog/odd-crops-and-going-dutch-crop-rotation2018-02-14T10:15:34+00:00

How to select simple but effective props - free book excerpt

How to select simple but effective props - free book …

Model of the Day: 17/01/2017 - Anita de Bauch

PhotoShoot: Who’s That Girl (archive repost)

It’s amazing what a difference a wig makes, whether it’s a fun one or a better quality wig as in this shoot. The wig transforms the person completely …

Special Effects with Layering and Montage (archive repost)

The intent behind these first two images is to layer the cloth or clothes over the nude image, to give a controlled sense of translucency to the …

AOP part 6: A Darker Portrait

On the very first set I shoot with anyone I always go through the same sequence of long shots, to medium, to tight portraits.It is just a simple way …

Model of the Day

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Shutter release and time lapse photography

There are two types of time lapse photography, the first is long single exposures, the second is many exposures over a period of time – usually …

Contrast

Contrast<b>THINKING:</b>One female figure wearing a completely black full-body suit. One male figure completely uncovered. Shot against the white/black join …

8 More Tips for Improving Your Portraits

1) Shoot children at their height Get down to their level to shoot children, don’t shoot the tops of their heads. 2) Shoot up to give power Want to …

Carla Boudoir Photoshoot

From a short shoot with Carla Monaco some high key and low key boudoir scenes A large fake window with a very big softbox and diffusion screen gives …

Model of the Day

Nude – working in colour contrasts

This image is about colour contrasts, the strong contrast between the red head and pink tones of flesh to the dark and light blues of the …

The camera points both ways

Most people’s reaction when seeing these images is a bit of a giggle, your reaction was probably no different. The camera points both ways. This …

Sammie – Natural Red Head Nude Portrait

See a nude image deconstructed to learn about compositions, styling, posing and everything there might be to learn about nude photographyOur DVD …

DVD: Learn Fine Art Nude Photography

Fine Art Nudes” – the art of the female form – explained so you can create your own.Taking the tradition of fine art nude photography into the new …

Never Say "Cheese"

A regular video bite from my series of quick tips, advice and ideasDo you want to learn how to use your camera and take great photographs?Have you …

Photography Explained

FilmPhotoAcademy.com - a daily blog covering photography, art nudes, glamour, fashion and model photographs

100 Do's and Don'ts for Models

I meet and work with models at all levels of experience and I have learnt so much from them, but also realise they have so much to learn themselves.

100 Do's and Don'ts for Photographers

I teach photographers at all levels, from beginner to experienced professionals. When you're teaching you learn such a lot.

100 Do's and Don'ts for Studios

I've been travelling up and down the country using many different studios this year and on the one hand I've been very pleasantly surprised but just …

How to build a cove with Ashley

So while surfing the tinterweb for advice on cove building and different methods I came across this rather delightful video of how to build a full …

Of Castles & Gold

From one long-standing shooting tradition to another, how lucky I am to have worked again recently with Jeremy Howitt on another little adventure - …

Nude portrait

I love this simple, characterful black and white nude portrait shot in the studio with photofervor earlier this month. What a great photographer! I …

Fashion Nude: Learn How to Shoot this Current Style (archive repost)

Learn how to create dramatic fashion nude images We cover 12 shoots with beautiful professional models, taking you through all the stages: • Conceptual …

14 Tips To Be A More Professional Photographer (archive repost)

1) Think purpose before portrait What is the picture being taken for? Is it for the sitters wall or the sitters facebook, or the sitters corporate …