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It has a busy time here at Professionalphotos and there have been some very exciting projects underway which have involved getting out of Auckland so keep your eyes on the site for more updates. In amongst the business, I ...

7 Costumes in 4 hours – Studio Photos of a Dancing Girl

Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Portraits, Strobist

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I was a approached by a client who was wanting a portfolio photoshoot in a particular style. The theme was beach and outdoors. At this time of the year in Auckland, we have the perfect weather for an outdoor ...

Inspiring Male Portfolio Photoshoot at the Coast

Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Landscapes - Postcards and Pictures, Portraits, Strobist

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This year is flying by and it is hard to believe we are at the end of January already. It is the height of summer in Auckland and this year, summer has been epic. New Zealand is in the grips of a small drought, which means ...

Fun Portrait Studio Photoshoot of Girl

Portraits

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It seems to be a bit of a tradition at Professionalphotos to do a bit of a Christmas themed photoshoot coming into Christmas. You can check out last year’s Christmas photoshoot here. We have had pretty bad weather here in ...

Christmas Lightpainting and Special Effect Photography

Portraits, Strobist

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Family portraits are such a reflection of the family being photographed. Finding a family that is very relaxed in front of the camera is something that does not happen very often. This is possibly why, as a photographer, you ...

Fun Family Portrait Photos

Portraits, Strobist

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While I was out doing a family portrait photo session, for a repeat client in a cool car park, I noticed some skaters at the other end of the complex. I had a successful shoot with the family, and I will post a selection of ...

Action Photos of Skateboarders

Portraits, Strobist

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It is now early winter in Auckland, New Zealand, but the trees are still in in their Autumn glory and there are still plenty of leaves covering the ground. Autumn light has a special warm quality as it comes from lower in ...

Autumn Girl Portrait Photoshoot

Portraits

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If you want to take your photography to the next level and get professional looking photos, understanding depth of field is a big key. Depth of field is what makes your background in your photo go blurry. This can be a ...

How to make your Photo Background Blurry

Landscapes - Postcards and Pictures, Portraits, Tutorials

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An existing client approached me to update her portfolio. We were a little challenged for time so there was no opportunity to scout out a great Auckland location. If you want to have the most professional results when ...

Model Portfolio Shoot

Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Portraits, Strobist