48: Assignment Forty Eight: “eggs in a basket”

"DON'T PUT ALL YOUR EGGS IN ONE BASKET" Sounds like something we photographers say... "Don't shoot all your images on one card..." It means the same thing. Have more than one place to store and keep what is valuable to you in case the first place is faulty. The basket...

47: Assignment Forty Seven

WOMEN'S SHOES https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLCPtY-QVjY One of the most photographed women’s fashion accessory is the shoe. From sports shoes to impossibly high heels, women’s shoes come in all shapes and configurations. It is estimated that the average woman will...

46: Assignment Forty Six

As the old song goes, “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend.” Whether that is true or not is really a subject to be taken up on Facebook… LOL. But for this assignment, that is JUST the headline for the ad you are going to shoot. It is for a local jewelry store and the...

45: Assignment Forty Five

NOTE: THIS ASSIGNMENT WILL BE REVIEWED ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 12. THERE WILL BE NO AFTERNOON MEETING, PLEASE BE AVAILABLE FOR THE MORNING CLASS ON THIS PARTICULAR SATURDAY. A great line from the movie “On The Waterfront”… Marlon Brando’s character has just learned that...

44: Assignment Forty Four: Timepieces

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tZlVQtHeR9w NOTE: THIS ASSIGNMENT WILL BE REVIEWED ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 12. THERE WILL BE NO AFTERNOON MEETING, PLEASE BE AVAILABLE FOR THE MORNING CLASS ON THIS PARTICULAR SATURDAY. Photographing a watch is never easy. From shiny...

43: Assignment Forty Four: The Incredible Sandwich

The Most Incredible Sandwich… EVER! (August Info on this page) The client, a small regional restaurant/catering chain, has introduced a new sandwich line to compliment their other prepared foods. But these sandwiches are different… more of a work of art...

42: Assignment Forty Two: People in Spaces

You have been contacted by "Interior Design" magazine. They want you to shoot a promo shot for an upcoming trade show in your town. They also want you to match their style with something similar in YOUR area. No matter what, there has to be somewhere you can make a...

41: Assignment Forty One: Architecture

“If You Build It…” … someone is gonna need a photo of it. Architecture is a very viable and strong segment of commercial photography. It has its own language and challenges, and as well, its own total niche. Our assignment is to fully document a historical building in...

40: Assignment Forty

This assignment is similar to many we get in the commercial realm. It is usually for an ad or a collateral piece and it features a product, thing, item, or widget. In order to give the thing scale, or to show it as a dimensional item, a person is included in the shot....

39: Assignment Thirty Nine: A Mundane Subject

Sometimes we have to shoot boring stuff. And that can be really easy. Sometimes we have to shoot boring stuff and make it look really cool, or awesome, or inspiring – at least inspiring enough to lead to a purchase. And THAT can be really hard. So this portfolio...

38: CATCH UP OR RE-SHOOT

Please use this week to do any catch up or free shooting that you need to do. If you have missed an assignment, please do it now. If you feel you can do one much better than you did, then do a redo. No pressure for either one, but those are the options. No Free Shoot...

Thursday Evening Catch All Class

CATCH ALL / MAKE UP CLASS If you cannot make it to the regular Project 52 class time, or have found it difficult to maintain those dates, this class is for you. Thursday evenings at 6PM, Pacific. WEBINAR SIGN UP Still upload to the regular time you may normally...