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Got class?

Speaking of taking pictures and classes. NCI is one of a few places that offer free courses in various topics in SL®. Others are SOAP (School of Art and Photography) and Team photoLife® and Models’ Workshop has a photography group … Continue reading

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Inspiration for pictures on a theme

Just lately I’ve been going through my files of virtual photography – some good, some not so good and some downright craptastic – so I thought I’d write a post on how I find inspiration for artwork. Now you may … Continue reading

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Chic – sans le freak

My first study in style is … from Merriam-Webster – Definition of CHIC 1: cleverly stylish : smart <the woman who is chic adapts fashion to her own personality — Elizabeth L. Post> — chic·ly adverb — chic·nessnoun First Known Use of: 1865 Related: Synonyms: à la … Continue reading

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Second Chances – or when you blow the first one

About a week ago I attended a casting for an agency that I really wanted to get in to. (why anyone would go to one they wouldn’t is beyond me but I digress) The short story is, I did not. … Continue reading

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Lingerie Boutique – Santa Baby

Lingerie Boutique – Santa Baby Originally uploaded by Federica Galtier Going to shows is a great way to learn from working models. Pay attention to their styling, their pose choices, and even how they handle lag. (Although lag seems to … Continue reading

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The Art of Posing (or, lack thereof) Part II

This is part two of my original blog post of October 30th because there are just some things I needed to get off my chest after going to quite a few fashion shows since that original posting. A few weeks … Continue reading

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Facing the truth.

So I’m cruising flickr. I like to see (real) photographer’s work and try to learn something from what they do – especially portraits – something I like to play with in RL. I came across a handy tool that I … Continue reading

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