Rolando Gomez’s Glamour Photography: Professional Techniques and Images

Glamour Photography Professional Techniques and Images – Gomez – 2007



Publisher: Amherst Media (July 1, 2007)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 158428210X
ISBN-13: 978-1584282105

From working with models to lighting and posing, everything aspiring glamour photographers need to know in order to run a successful business and take gorgeous pictures is included in this thorough manual. Written for both the amateur and professional photographer, this handbook explores how to build a professional rapport with subjects while creating sensual portraits similar to those found in Maxim, Playboy, and other men’s magazines. Each of the 150 images is accompanied by explanatory text enabling the reader to re-create the shot in its entirety or emulate just some of the picture’s techniques. Tips on adding personality to images, understanding how the body photographs, and taking elegant pictures of fully clothed models is also included.

About the Author

Rolando Gomezis a photojournalist and editorial photographer–whose partial credits include AOL/CompuServe, “Leica World,” St. Martin’s Press, “PARADE,” “People, New York Times,” and “Playboy”–and a contributing editor for “Studio.”””He is a “Lighting Master” at Photo Plus Expo (NYC), an instructor for Samy’s Digital Photography Institute in Los Angeles and a lecturer for FotoFusion and the Palm Beach Photographic Art Centre. He has taught over 130 consecutively sold-out glamour photography workshops in the past five years and is one of the original 30 Lexar Media Elite Photographers. He is the creator of and lives in San Antonio, Texas.