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Suggestion: Photo Awards on Fstoppers

I love Rebecca and her process. But since we're growing why not grow the photo awards within the community and by the community. Like have community selected photo awards via votes/ratings and staff/editor's choice awards like from Rebecca and such. And not just that have specific photo awards extended from photo of the day like why not have a...

Neke - Okinawa

Hello all,

Tim McBroome from northern California, currently working in Okinawa. I recently had a chance to do a quick practice session with a coworker in the office. She is leaving the Island in a couple of weeks but we are planning on some fitness shots before she leaves. My lighting gear is on a boat someplace still making it's...

The ROI in Glamour Photography...

I love to shoot Glamour, but getting clients in this area, at least for non-commercial is near impossible in my area where I have to compete with female clients always preferring a female photographer and the female photographers obviously use that to their advantage. My only option is to shoot for publications as stock or assignment, even then...

Best Wedding Presets???

So, I wanted to be a Wedding Photographer...

My wish came true and now I'm shooting quite a few weddings. Fun right? Well, yeah, it is, but OMG I have soooooooo much editing to do, ALL THE TIME!!! I'm trying to save time and presets would be an awesome starting point. I'd use them to set the mood in the photos and then tweak, if required...

Shoots with Unplanned Results

Hey guys! I tried to title this one as judiciously as possible haha. Back when you guys were all new and not as great as you currently are, how did you handle shoots that didn't come out as expected? On a recent shoot I tried out something a little elaborate but it didn't come out as planned, for a variety of reasons. It was just a TFP gig...

hello

Hello, Jose here. I am a portrait & fashion photographer based in Switzerland.

Excited to see how this group develops. Thanks for creating it fstoppers & Nino:)

Sometimes I do something with a touch of glamour but it's more to have a try.
a few work samples

Headshot Customer Service

Hey all, I have a few questions for you guys related to headshot customer service. When you do head shots, how many pictures do you normally deliver to the client? Do you allow them to see the pre-edited images to choose which ones you'll edit or do you pick for them and edit those? How long do you tell clients it will take before you return...