There was a famous
Hollywood photographer in the 40's who photographed all
the famous Hollywood starlets like Harlow and Grable.
I still remember the images, though I can't remember the
Erica wanted some
portfolio pictures, and fellow photographers Barbara
Allen and John Stricklin were practicing studio
photography at her house, so it was the perfect
opportunity for us to get together make a day of it.
Erica made a great model, and let me practice with
different lighting techniques.
I wanted to see if
I could recreate the soft glamorous effect of that
bygone Hollywood era, so I used a lot of ambient light,
with just a bit of fill light and a hair light, and then
tweaked the final image in Photoshop to achieve the