This year I made a lot of great images and had a lot of fun chasing those images down, but I didn’t shot NEARLY as much as I was hoping! I definitely let things get in my way. Some I can make excuses for, some I can’t!
This year I bounced back and forth from one kind of photography to another, trying to find out what it is I want to spend my time on. I drove tons, I learned tons, and I shot lot of good and lots of bad stuff! But I think I made some decisions.
I don’t think I will be spending much, if any, time at the race tracks. That may seem like it doesn't make sense, since it was going to races that made me want to shoot in the first place. But photography at the racetrack has taken a good bit of enjoyment out of motorsports for me, so I want to get that back.
Also, my photography has headed in a different direction. Over the years starting to shoot with models has been great fun, and creatively rewarding. It is a type of photography I want to pursue as far as I can. And my processing has gotten a lot better!
Now, I won’t stop shooting anything automotive. I hope to be shooting some more features for slam’d magazine and hopefully others. I want to push what I do with those shoots, and keep getting better and better. And maybe get a rig, haha.
So, I will be busier than ever, and there will be more content here than ever! I'll be doing a tutorial on my processing workflow soon. I think it will be more comical than useful, but hey, it'll maybe help someone!
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A while ago I signed up for a group shoot with a model I like that was supposed to take place on El Mirage Dry Lake bed. It got delayed several times, but finally was supposed to happen. We all get out there AND, nope. We can not shoot out of the lake… Read more