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Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
What the duck "I ended up capturing just over 100 images of James at six frames per second on my Canon 5D Mark III. " If this photog live in old day, with 12, 10, 9, 8 ... much more is 36 frames in the camera, he cannot make this portrait!! Hahaha LOL! really tech changed people to understand photography!
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Monday, December 28, 2015
Saturday, December 26, 2015
5 Jan 2016 shoot in Huizhou, I like busy.
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Friday, December 25, 2015
Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Monday, December 21, 2015
Fun :D Test yourself
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Sunday, December 20, 2015
Saturday, December 19, 2015
Friday, December 18, 2015
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Thursday, December 17, 2015
BTS: Finished Another Fashion Photography At Zhuhai
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Wednesday, December 16, 2015
The old B.Y.L. fellow photographer will have a fashion photography today. They need my help as the producer and grip... after yesterday's scouting, they have not get back to me about the equipments list or at least (lighting) style that he will use for this shoot (so I can pack by guess). All I want to say is... here people doing stuffs without well planning, and I hate to work with such situation.
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What a good spot ;) For kinda Sci-Fi high fashion photography.
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Tuesday, December 15, 2015
We are educated person, so we will reply email as we received... But If you send us nonsense requests, we will send you back a nonsense reply, fair enough? ;) Happy business working day. Note: not relay to my professional photography.
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Monday, December 14, 2015
Sunday, December 13, 2015
Saturday, December 12, 2015
Head to Shenzhen, this morning... 2 Man brainstorming for a TVC of lady hair removal product is a bit too much ;) Please don't say "hair" to me in next few days... ah haha
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Friday, December 11, 2015
My answer, go for it before they close. Why... she asking for a shoot similar to what we did before in a shenzhen bar for a fashion brand, and for that shoot just rental the location is CNY 7000+, and how about Makeup artist? This fee is not even enough to pay for the makeup artist we normally work with! Now I only can tell her I will wait for her portfolio, and see if I can refer her some job with that portfolio.
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This light is suck... don't have 6 stop output adjustments as they promote... please don't buy it. NEVER buy it. Hong Kong office and China factory just don't give me an answer of this issue. This will be the last Falcon Eyes Product for me. 88
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Thursday, December 10, 2015
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Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Our fellow photographer just finish the interior architecture photography for our client from Hong Kong at Dongguang. Well done Tenco T.
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Tuesday, December 8, 2015
"You're most expensive from all quotations I have on hand so far." Just receive another email from another prospect with such a reply... yea we win again! We are on the top of the PRICE! All I want to say is "Quality comes at a price... pick us will not go wrong." I do want to be cheaper so I can make / create more good photographs to save the current culture.
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Monday, December 7, 2015
Thanks for Kat Lau's hard work doe retouching.
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Last night an awarded makeup artist ask me, is that those details i.e. flying hair should be fix by her on set, or let the photographer fix in photoshop. Sigh! What a question, and what they doing everyday？
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We will send our fellow photographer for the shoot, so sad I really want to be your photographer and use multi lights for your shoot.
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Sunday, December 6, 2015
600ws can be cabless (lazy light) and pack + head system... sound great. Want one!! but... why no pentax ttl! why 1/3 step adjustment :( blog entry
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blog entry When I talk about such topic, my fellows will say I spend negative energy or I always complain. They just not brave enough to accept the fact of their life.
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Saturday, December 5, 2015
Expensive Makeup Artist Kat Chan is worth for her price, those photographs makeup by her is easier for retouch.
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REMEMBER: Use a lightest head you have for such setup!
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Friday, December 4, 2015
Thursday, December 3, 2015
With KANI VND ISO400 1/125 F4.5 Custom profile With KANI Sample Photo as above With KANI VND ISO400 1/125 F4.5 but Custom profile Without KANI ISO400 1/125 F19 Very happy about the result since this V.ND not shift color balance and color as my other V.ND do! Videography you should consider this new technology. www.fotokani.com or call +86-756 2228785 for details.
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We just finish another fashion photography project at Macau, this project take more than 10 days of work included pre / post production. This is one of the mockup image for this fashion shoot, moodboard let the crew understand the set, the contrast and location, with moodboard everyone will more clear what we need to create.
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We arrive early and checking the sun light We setup lighting with "hypersync / fake hss / highsync / supersync" and full CTO gel to shit the boring sky to blue In plan A I will shoot with one light + Umbrella deep m silver to render the photograph with contrast direction light, and the setting sun will work as the rim light to make the grass flower pop. (high fashion is no rules right ;) ) Designer arrive and set up take a bit longer then the plan, when they are done... the sun is set. (tracing the sun is a risk promise) It's lucky I have Plan B in my pocket :D, Since the sun will gone soon... we take the shoot that use macau tower as background asap. Then break down the lighting, and move them to another direct, this time we add the softcover to the umbrella deep silver to make it as a softbox, and take out our spare ring flash as on axis fill. Pre scouting is very important, this all process / issue is already in my brain and can be switch asap ;) NOTE: Always do "Pre Production", "have plan b", "Ask client fund to hire more than they believe, they know nothing about photography", "find client with budget to spend".
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Wednesday, December 2, 2015
A good photograph is not about how many profoto you use, and also not about how many hours you photoshop that image. A good photograph is to tell story, see the makeup stylist (left)... her face show pride with satisfaction... also her hand who make such fantastic work. the model (right) her face is so happy with the result... This is a good photograph... a timeless photograph.
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Vendor KANI send me a new grass Variable Neutral Density Filter for testing, it spec ND64-1000... lets wait for a beauty sunny day and do some test ;) For the time being, if you want to order one you can call +86 13928016882 Mr. Lau (dealer).
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Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Monday, November 30, 2015
Once again, last night when we are prepare our fashion shoot in Macau today... Eyefi stucked!! I try to logout in their android app, and there is no way to login again... because their server say my Android pad is already registered... what the duck... and I fix this by restore the data from Ti backup... and finally it transfer again by change target couple time in the MBP and the pad... wasted 1 hour time suppose to be sleep!!! Come on Eyefi... there is some ether structure issue in your server side... maybe it is just because the China FW, but I hope you do something.
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The Progress Of A Photography Project Part 5 Charging Batteries & Check Wireless Transmission Equipments
Just now there is a petty girl in Zhuhai, who enquiry for model portfolio photography... but sorry... please contact us next week. Today we are doing the final pack for the Fashion Photography at Macau Tomorrow. Finally equipment preparation included charging batteries, and double check all wireless transmit equipments. Extra: Since the weather changed to be so pale this days, we will need to prepare some FULL CTO gel to shift the color of the sky as needed during the shoot.
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Sunday, November 29, 2015
It's a self stand steel frame with 4 fabric walls... for changing wardrobe during photography on public locations that may not have wash room near by.
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Saturday, November 28, 2015
Yes, I am expensive... so do she？ And her very well say. "Trust me, when you tell a photographer, "You're too expensive," it's like a punch in the gut. I don't want to get rich. I just want to make a living doing what I love. Just take all of these things into consideration when you are shopping for your photographer soulmate. When you choose the right person to work with, your session will be fun and worth every penny!"
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The changing tent for upcoming macau fashion photography arrived, but we will not use it based on the designer changed her plan. Here is another day(day 4) we working for our macau fashion photography project, the designer just email me her final arrangements and nail down the meeting time and spot. 99% of people say our photography is expensive, yes... sure it is expensive because it is not a "click" for everyone.
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Friday, November 27, 2015
Today we just ship the changing tent from Guangzhou to Zhuhai for the 1 Dec macau fashion shoot... thanks the help by Tenco T.. And I have a long day here in Zhuhai to test / plan and pack the location lights for the shoot. As usual, I want to say... a 2.5hrs photoshoot is not a 1 day work.
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Thursday, November 26, 2015
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Just talk with ACON's engine, and they will fix and resume use the flash port in their receiver instead of using the hotshoe for fake HSS / Hypersync / HiSync / Supersync whatever you call to trigger. Although the current connection is working fine but, it may too much of connection point need to check if the flash is not firs. Good work ACON, I will wait for the new firmware.
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Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Today we most doing communication works... the designer had nail down the model, and I nail down my first assistant Mr. JT Lau.
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Monday, November 23, 2015
Today I am in Macau, and at 3:00pm I meet their designer and walk around the area I suggested for their fashion photography shoot (a upcoming photography shoot in 1 Dec). We looking for interesting spot in the location, and doing snapshots for further pre production planning. After we confirm the location, we do have a coffee break and further discuss about what she want us to deliver, After we done the note, I wait alone till 6:00pm and get back to the location... and scouting again... this time mainly to check the lighting for the planned photography time. I do snapshot with different ISO to evaluating the lighting equipments needed for the real shoot. Day one job done, then I go home.
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Why you go to contact a professional photographer, and ask for professional photography service? Wherever you don't have budget? Professional photographer / photography is expensive? Yes! because cheap photography is now most done by uncle bob or DIY... so...
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Sunday, November 22, 2015
Friday, November 20, 2015
Satel One is a self contained battery flash like HD600 or roverlight it state that is 600ws but actually it is 400ws as out test (1/2 stop less than other 600ws flash). Just 2.2kg included battery and with a handle on top... I love handle! The Good: Flash output is very stable not much +/- 1/10 happen as other similar flash I used. The Strange: It's digital power control seems fault but still workable (it is 6 Step with 0.1 increment) as below. 1.0-2.0 = 1 Stop 2.0-3.0 = 1 Stop 3.0-4.0 = 1/2 stop 4.0-5.0 = 1/2 stop 5.0-6.0 = 1/2 stop
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Today one of my student finally follow my advice... he take his 600ws battery pack to do some real outdoor flash model photography. As his result, he comment... he feel he can't well control the fake HSS flash with ambient light... he agree this due to not enough exercise... and one serious misunderstanding in his brain is today's fake HSS shots without banding line in the frame is due to he using a wide angle lens(that is actually not related). That's ok and acceptable if he is a just a hobbyist, but he is a senior photography tutor... who teaching in 3 photography school to certificate senior photographers at China... and he making good money then me ;)
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View youtube video More and more confuse... optical DOF vs PS DOF, newcomers will never learn photography as before.
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Thursday, November 19, 2015
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Dear taobao, ebay, ecom... cheap clients, you may take a look of this.
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A prospect just asked for a quote of professional corporate headshot, and after I review her current picture (also the style she wanted) I know she will scared by the fee... and she now really disappeared. Sometime I believe... if you want such quality of picture... you can go direct to Photomax, instead of talk with a professional photographer.
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"Change in its photo submission policy requesting that photographers submit out-of-camera JPEGs rather than JPEGs created from Raw files to the news agency. The message states that original JPEGs with 'minimal processing' are acceptable, for example, level corrections and cropping." I do agree too, now pictures is od with PS, and no more a photograph. (Will the dating site / app do the same ;) ) Dpreview full article
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Just finish another 1-on-1 workshop. And the student Mr. Chan wonder "Why photography is so complicate!" For me photography is science + action... it sure is complicate then just a CLICK!
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Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Have a long time not doing VR Photography, and this few days we got an enquiry... that he may need such photography service. Since today is good weather, so I take the VR Tripod to rooftop and done a test shoot... preparation is a good habit for all professional photographer. You can find the result by visit this link.
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Sunday, November 15, 2015
Saturday, November 14, 2015
Working with umbrella deep m, umbrella shaft will block the LCD's Flip movements S-1 is just a little manual flash, it don't dance and sing... (no TTL / HSS / remote power adjust / on/off modeling light etc.) I buy it because now-a-day clients want cheap photography / simple shots, and I feel travel with pack and head flash system is no worth for them. So... The LCD panel in S-1 is bright and high contrast. it is easy to read in a regular headshot setup distance, That tilt panel let you setup the light in some angle that you normally don't want to with normal monoblocks.
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Friday, November 13, 2015
First impression = cute small ;) Init test Modeling light is same bright as DC-600 standard head Flash test 3Meter same stand reflector DC-600 F16 8/10 S-1 F16 3/10
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Now everyone is photographer, and now everyone can access to photography lighting equipment. Does the photographer have bring his BRAIN to the shoot? What a basic error to create those ugly umbrella reflection? Maybe... he tell himself, lets fix in PS.
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I am shocked once I see this picture. We will never shoot a corporate director portrait like that, like a event by a photo club ...
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Thursday, November 12, 2015
Let not talk about my fee... but... how can an assistant cost NOTHING?
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Youtube A photograph is shaped more by the person behind the camera than by what's in front of it. I 100% agree, and I believe it is what a talent commercial photographer that suppose to be... using light, composition and leading the target to be what they wanted to be. ;) A Photograph is not just a CLICK, photograph tell the store that you want to tell.
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Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Asked: Why do you still spend time with those shit (unbrella box)? According to my test, some of them is not really shit... (see photograph) And why I love them? Cheap and easy to buy (near any china photography equipment shop carry such product) Easy to travel for photography assignment Quick setup and tear down (on location photography, run and gun etc.) With the shaft cut, it is near prefect.
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Cut it, just cut it... now no more worry it poke the eyeball out ;)
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Umbrella Deep Silver Umbrella Deep Silver + Difusser Umbrella Deep White
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Friday, November 6, 2015
Most of the time, boss is not difficult to deal with... normally those middle man mess up the whole thing in between. As this case all she need to hire us as her producer... then their photography project will run smoothly. PS: She linkedin msg me with the same voice & questions couple times, but she never answer my questions.
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Thursday, November 5, 2015
I don't mind if your don't respect the photographer, but please respect the assistant... we are all same human beings, and they need food / feed. You may tell me the eco is bad (not really bad actually, you still upgraded to ip6s)... we should work together to find some way to compensate / balance the budget... and we should. WE scale down the photography production (2 days to 1 day, 1 day to 4hrs. etc.) WE shoot just enough photos, there is nothing call "as much as possible" YOU minimal the usage / licenses coverage But I will not try to ripoff my assistants for FREE!!! WTF!!!
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Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Monday, November 2, 2015
reBlog: Keep Moving With the Profoto B2 & Rémi Chapeaublanc (When You USED Profoto Ugly Top Lighting Will Become Style?)
Ah... that top lighting is super ugly! Maybe just I fell that!! Sorry! But once again ugly pictures is everywhere. full blog entry
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Mute the IM app notify Peeking others' life... then capture and forward. I do prefer real chitchatting face to face, otherwise we better just communication with email.
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Saturday, October 31, 2015
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Online promotion photograph of a pizza shop at Beijing & Online promotion of another pizza shop in Zhuhai. Now most effect advertisement is done using mobile apps, so a small size photo is good enough to help the thief get the job done, to minimize the damage we just can put the watermark in the middle.
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Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Monday, October 26, 2015
Yes we us color checkers for photography. And long waiting for colorcheck for video. Read whole blog entry
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Over million of pictures is produce everyday, but is ugly photos is now everywhere. Bad lighting, over PS... liveness... We should fix it in someway.
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Sunday, October 25, 2015
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Prevent the DC-600 accidentally turned on inside the pack? I use a hard plastic cover, to create a bumper that block the access of the power on button, Or take out the fuse if travel far away.
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Friday, October 23, 2015
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Hea answering is make me crazy, so delete IM is the good way to retain my mood.
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Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Jinbei JB14129 Multi Function Backpack (Photo show the size as propose, They are 1 DC-600, 2 Battery, 1 Standard flash head, 1 Pro flash head) Just fit in Falcon Eyes Travel Case WPC-3.2 JB14129 - The outer material is fine, but the PAD and inside is very shit... since it's hard to find a backpack that can hold the DC-600 pack tight fit, so we choose to buy one.
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Monday, October 19, 2015
I have been advocating the use of light meters for some time in Zhuhai & Macau, so far just 3 photographers follow the idea and just 2 or them is calibrated, 10 years 3 photographers... is kinda too slow man.
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Sunday, October 18, 2015
Friday, October 16, 2015
As prospect replied below! WTD/F
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Thursday, October 15, 2015
Guangzhou fellow photographer wonder why I buy that small LED Panel. For me photography is all about control lighting... and now I have a potable light source that no need maintenance and in my pocket all time for different kind of photography with GR. ;)
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Just receive note from our provider, that their upstream network will doing maintenance during. START TIME: 10/16/2015 4:00 GMT (10/15/2015 22:00 EDT)ESTIMATED END TIME: 10/16/2015 10:00 GMT (10/16/2015 4:00:00 EDT) START TIME: 10/17/2015 4:00 GMT (10/16/2015 22:00 EDT) ESTIMATED END TIME: 10/17/2015 10:00 GMT (10/17/2015 4:00:00 EDT) That mean our website may not connect well during the period. Please call us if you have urgent matter.
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Wednesday, October 14, 2015
I know many people say, photography is a experiment act... but as a professional photographer... we cannot use our client as lab mice right? I just finish another fake HSS / hypersync / supersync test with the acon new firmware, and created a new cheating sheet as one of my trick in the bag. Ba ba ba... I know you don't know what I am talking about. I just try to tell you that don't hire any photographers who don't know their equipment well / what he is doing / they never doing homework. You don't think such photographer is around? Ha Ha... Let me tell you one story. Whenever I don't have acon hypersync solution, my fellow photographer / assistant always tell me how good his Nikon D800 + odin as hypersync tool, and he always joking that I should rental his system to do the job... BUT... when I asking more deep... let say band line, power lose of each speed and other issues, he actually have no idea at all. WTF if I trusted him and rent his system for a real client photography session? You guess!!
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Just now a prospect send me her corporate interior photography moodboard with full of crappy photographs that their photographers done in the pass. Lifeless, wrong lighting, strange leading lines, ugly perspective... ahhhh I feel so bad when I reviewing them... but what! She and her company don't see that, and this make me suddenly become so weird. And she state that she afraid their company can't effort... bababa, she just care about the Photography Fees instead of what we can do for her!! Sorry... I just can work with someone who see the values I create... next.
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Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Acon send me beta firmware as promise(they say this month), with feature that can adjust the manual flash trigger delay in the Transmitter. Now white wall test can be 1/8000 F2.8 ISO100 without banding in the bottom of the frame ;) PS Acon don't act like other chinese's company... who just talk!
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Monday, October 12, 2015
Saturday, October 10, 2015
Do we build a website for our audience or GOOGLE? Do we still got friends, if we don't use social apps? Do we use smart phone, or we used by something else? Do people studio photography, is there is no photoshop?
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Friday, October 9, 2015
Thursday, October 8, 2015
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
5 Days international chain hotel advertisement photography + corporate photography + food photographyoffered CNY5000 Velbon tripod promotional video shoot offered 1 tripod no head. WTF
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CUT a piece of Rosco 1/4 CTO gel, slide in and out to change the color as needed.
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Heavy Raining All Day... Just Wake Up Not Food Photography
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Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Monday, October 5, 2015
Don't know why people now so afraid to see their own real face. They don't feel good about the photograph direct from the camera without Photoshop!! My new project "Portrait Without Retouch" is to capture and display your raw face in my website, and will offer a 4x6 print as compliment. Please feel free to contact me... if you are living in Zhuhai, and willing to be my model. I will select the face with strong character and arrange the photography session asap.
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Sunday, October 4, 2015
Although you know lighting well, something just too lazy to adjust that a few inches / degree tilt etc... especially when the light head is up high over the bloom... double ball joint head help me resolve this issue.
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New additions for our location photography lighting kit. YO!!
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Saturday, October 3, 2015
hook for battery pack / counter weight air cushion counter weight hook for boom mode removable middle column Addition screw in peg for boom mode Some China manufactures is changing... instead of copycat... they develop their own photography products that real fit the needs for professional photographers.
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Friday, October 2, 2015
Thursday, October 1, 2015
JPEG file direct from Ricoh GR I find this small LED panel in FlashCamp's shop, and now it become my pocket lighting tools everyday ;) Tonight, there is another guy with a camera... who ask me... is that possible to use Ricoh GR for some product photography... so I created such photograph not for client but just for fun. This lighting and set is simple with a 400w ring flash and the LED panel itself. PS: When you understand photography lighting, you can do whatever you want with very simple setting.
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Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Me And Man At Guangzhou Shopping New Lighting Equipment For Next Photography Assignment
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Monday, September 28, 2015
Normal photo in bright sun day. ISO100 F4 1/1500 ~ Lighting = DC-600 with 40cm beauty dish Quick Lightroom fix by add Graduated Filter The graduation seems not big problem for most situation, and this will help alot for break that stupid 1/180 limit by Pentax camera.
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Sunday, September 27, 2015
Today I am sick(get cold)... maybe too tired due to travel and nonstop working. But I am so happy to receive the email from our last art nude photography client.
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Saturday, September 26, 2015
Client's don't want to show her face... thats ok!
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I use "double ball joint head", just a single lock... you can adjust the beauty dish very easily.
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Thursday, September 24, 2015
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Planning Light Shaping Tools & Pack For Tomorrow Art Nude Photography At Hong Kong Studio
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Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Self battery contain, charge with mini usb ;) can bring everywhere. Light by the led panel + ambient light Light by the led panel + ambient light
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Shopping Some New Equipments For Up Coming Photo Assignment
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Monday, September 21, 2015
Acon radio trigger just arrived. Since here is rainy day, just can test with white wall.
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Sunday, September 20, 2015
Saturday, September 19, 2015
Friday, September 18, 2015
Just ordered a brand new wireless flash trigger that will support Hypersync / Supersync / Fake HSS whatever you call in Pentax cameras And will update results here as soon as I receive... and after test. Exciting.
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Thursday, September 17, 2015
New Toy: XPRO 28/35 Bright Frame Optical Viewfinder For GR
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Wednesday, September 16, 2015
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Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Today there is too many AP in client / public facilities, and this do hurt the Eye-Fi transfer! The easy way to build a sure transfer connect is... forget the eye-fi direct mode, and use you mobile or mifi as the router to simulate a local lan :)
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Tuesday, September 8, 2015
The last boudoir photography client just email me, and she want do some art nude photography. Why I going to tell you this? It is because it is part of my life... and I feel honored.
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Monday, September 7, 2015
Sunday, September 6, 2015
BTS: Headshot Photography At Zhuhai Headshot Studio
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Saturday, September 5, 2015
Commercial photography is now not worth to do... client's staff just want quote but no photograph and normally result no / low budget. I may consider to SWITCH... to do more personal ART photography, and personal ART projects.
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Friday, September 4, 2015
Many people ask such quesion, during the photography workshop. Here is a best article just search by google. http://ift.tt/1i2i6iG lighting/master-soft-light
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Thursday, September 3, 2015
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
What a crazy world ;)
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I will not compress all my stocked JPEGs, but will compress better on next delivery.
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Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Old Photography Learning Materials Revisit Included Dean Collins
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Monday, August 31, 2015
This two days will need to find some photographs in my stock for their publication. XOXO
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Sunday, August 30, 2015
Just finish the photo retouch of last boudoir photography at Hong Kong. Client very happy about the result... but she don't want to show her face :) Thank MUA Kat Chan for her hard work.
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We not just click shutter here... We help you resolve all sort of photography problems here (except low / no budget). We have strong crew who support for all sort of photography. We are not another photographer from China.
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Saturday, August 29, 2015
Thursday, August 27, 2015
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Finish another boudoir photography session at Hong Kong.
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Monday, August 24, 2015
Packed And Ready For Another Boudoir Portrait Photography At Hong Kong Tomorrow
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Sunday, August 23, 2015
I really want to tell her, so do I ;) This week I am so busy to prepare for her shoot, and doing lighting setup / packing test etc. to ensure her boudoir photography session to be success. Since there are no assistant allow in this shoot, I need to pack down a bit! And now all done ;)
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Asked: How Good Is The Umbrella Deep Silver M Focus The Light Beam? Test Shoot: 1.8M distance to the black backdrop paper (underexposed to show the pattern).
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Saturday, August 22, 2015
Friday, August 21, 2015
Today just send a years old tripod to Velbon China dealer to fix. Velbon Zhuhai, China Tel: +86 756 2229785 Velbon serve me over 20 years, The only one tripod system that I trust.
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We have send them email, but they never reply. So... We will put watermarks in the middle of all new photos we post, no exception...
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Thursday, August 20, 2015
I will prefer if they can send me a note or so.
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Wednesday, August 19, 2015
I just received an email say... "Hello! I was recently scammed by a fake modeling agency (jlondonagency.com) and there is a picture of someone you photographed on there. http://ift.tt/1WFqt3c Can you please contact me so we can inform this woman she is on a website scam? Thank you! Christina B." I don't sure if jlondonagency.com is a SCAMMER, but they are fucking image thief!!
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Saturday, August 15, 2015
Finish Another Corporate Event Photograph & Videography At Zhuhai
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Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Top lighting is most difficult when doing onsite product photography, since this project have preproduction scouting... we can do it as we like :) Client seems try to DIY in begin(photo show client current lighting equipment)... but finally they hired us as their photographer ;)
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Monday, August 10, 2015
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Friday, August 7, 2015
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Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
A photograph worth 1000 words, see how happy is our client and their staffs ;)
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Our fellow photographer Mr. Kean working onsite by Debra Today we have finish another corporate photography at foshan Guangdong China for, Hitachi Chemical Japan. Once again, we are the ONLY corporate photography professional crew based in China, contact us anytime if you want to have prefect photographs.
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Monday, August 3, 2015
Saturday, August 1, 2015
As I say if you don't know anything about corporate photography, and you never handle such an important project. Let me direct communication with your HQ.
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Friday, July 31, 2015
Thursday, July 30, 2015
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
BTS: Fashion Portrait Photography by B.Y.L. Production At Zhuhai
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Monday, July 27, 2015
B.Y.L. production crew at ai photo studio. We just finish another advertising photography at Zhuhai China. Thanks for the crew to make the shoot finish smoothly.
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Makeup artist: Cora
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Sunday, July 26, 2015
Friday, July 24, 2015
Thursday, July 23, 2015
B.Y.L. = Beyond your limits is a group of professionals included... photographer, produced, makeup artist, working around Hong Kong, Macau and China. We aim to provide professional photography services, for fashion industry and personal. Write me anytime, if you need professional photography service as above. More B.Y.L. works will be show in my blog soon.
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Small magnetic pin will do the trick, if you can remove the modeling light or using a LED modeling light head. Near all poles inside the softbox is make by steel, so just use the magnetic pin to hold a color gel is always possible.
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Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Photography: XiaoHei Makeup: Cora Crew: B.Y.L. Model: Jolene
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Today we have done the first B.Y.L. photography lighting workshop at Zhuhai, China. Thanks for Photographers Ah Man XiaoHei Makeup artist Cora
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Sunday, July 19, 2015
Self Portrait Photography Lighting With Color Gels
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Saturday, July 18, 2015
Friday, July 17, 2015
Thursday, July 16, 2015
When you doing outdoor flash photography, some time you may need to against with the sun. Light modifier may affect the output of the flash from -3 to +2 stop... Test and label all the light modifier that you tend to use outdoor, will speed up your packing, and location lighting setup.
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Wednesday, July 15, 2015
"Small Lighting Great Results" is just someone's marketing (included the fired photojournalist) . Today test drive the Profoto B2... and my conclusion is... If I must invest in new light now, I will go for the Hensel Porty L 1200 for same money. I like to shoot with big crew and light, and create photograph will good contrast (most strobist photo is just ugly flashed pictures).
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Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Monday, July 13, 2015
Just now a Hong Kong Practice Manager of a London law firm, contact us and want to hire us for a 4 separated days corporate headshot of five staffs (included someone who don't know when will be aboard) with CNY1000/USD162 budget. And their London HQ do have a very detail spec pdf show even... number of lights and their ratio, Lightroom setting etc. ba ba ba. Come on I don't want jokes, I want some serious work.
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Sunday, July 12, 2015
A reply is very important, so I can fix my schedule... and maybe release some nailed resources. And it also mean we can work together in sometime late. Those suckers who don't reply... is really suck!!
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Photography Kat Lau
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Their joins is fix with gum, and while setup and and take down... the force that twist the pole and will broken the whole construction.
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Saturday, July 11, 2015
Friday, July 10, 2015
S-type Speedlite Bracket - GODOX PHOTO EQUIPMENT Save space(no budget)... the only way to go.
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Thursday, July 9, 2015
Steal is a crime, don't just feel lucky... think twice before you use a photograph without written! Full blog entry
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Wednesday, July 8, 2015
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Friday, July 3, 2015
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Why you send me enquiry from my website? Ask me where can see my work? WTF!!
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Tuesday, June 30, 2015
The carrying case just arrived, and it fit the reborn 40cm beauty dish + ThinkTank Pixel Sunscreen V2. Happy!
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Monday, June 29, 2015
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Wednesday, June 24, 2015
How Lighting Affect The Face & Character In Portrait Photography
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Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Monday, June 22, 2015
How / Who to define is that Revenge or Not Revenge? Anyway porn is part of human ART, at least it is what I think ;) read full blog entry
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Sunday, June 21, 2015
Wrong designed beauty dish... normally sit in the conner of the studio for years. And normally we feel wrong because it just produce a dark spot in the middle of the beam, this is because they may have too small deflector and maybe the deflector installed in a wrong distance. Today I have find another Luna Folding Beauty Dish have that gum broke problems, I take it's deflector and install it in the dump 40cm dish with very short 1.5 inches crew (to shorten the distance). Wala ... It now worked like it supposed to be with a right focused spot.
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You send me details of the photography and budget We accept and send you contract YOU DISAPPEAR & NEVER REPLY!! I may make a black list and show to the public if such business etiquette keep going.
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Saturday, June 20, 2015
Friday, June 19, 2015
The hex rod fix the deflector in place, and don't let it spin ;)
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How people feel / think / believe CHINA will affect their brand!! Once again although I am now based in CHINA, I do born / educated in Hong Kong... and provide OLD Hong Kong quality of work ;) read full blog entry
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Thursday, June 18, 2015
Jinbei BD-80cm Silver Foldable Beauty Dish Softbox With Grid The construction is better then I think ;)
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I hope you can keep up and improve your taste... otherwise there will be nothing happen.
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Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
BTS: Hong Kong Corporate Headshot Photography Passport Shot, ColorChecker Passport
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Many people tell me they have difficult to transfer desktop photographs to their android mobile. Here is Portal, the new way quick easy transfer from computer browser to android mobile in same wifi network.
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