Clamshell lighting is a common way to photograph a head shot and beauty close-up, often used in the fashion world. But now, for once, imagine to use this “fashion-inspired lighting” for a nude portraiture series… – that’s a most interesting genre mix. Get all the details on how to here.Read More
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Art Nude Photography depicts the nude human body with an emphasis on form, composition, emotional content, and other aesthetic qualities. The nude figure becomes part of the overall composition, an element of the scene. Follow a complete on location photo shoot and get a free blueprint.Read More
Flooded with light, timeless style, creation of appealing lines: Backlighting. If you want to concentrate on the model’s curves – or rather her “Poses” – this easy to setup 1-light scenario is perfect to get rid of any other disturbing visual elements. Starring Melisa Mendini.Read More
1 Film. 37 Min Runtime. HD
Melisa Mendini is a Czech glam goddess. Melisa worked for American Penthouse, Czech Maxim, Tuning Magazine, Mexican Extremo, German Coupe, and Hustler – to name just a few. Her long term shooting experience is what makes her a top pro. Get to experience a relaxed, sincere and openhearted Melisa Mendini in our Model Talk.
Working with “Shadow Qualities” means to intentionally shape and sculpt a mood with shadow characteristics that create a distinct look. This is the basis for establishing the various imagery styles you need in order to present a rich and diversified portfolio. Get to explore how different looks and moods can be created by means of shadow design, and the application of specific light modifiers.Read More
Bombshell Melisa Mendini seduces us in an enchanting outdoor setting. Follow a complete shoot with just one speedlight in action. Explore an effective lighting design, workflow, series variations, comprehensive insights and the full post processing aspect.Read More
Working with speedlights: Melisa Mendini on location in a hotel room. Go here to follow a complete shoot and explore lighting design, series variations and full post processing. My thoughts, workflow and comprehensive insights.Read More
1 Film. 80 Min Runtime. PeriscopeHD
Report & Insights From A Test Photo Shoot With Melisa Mendini.
Dan executed a little shoot with the wonderful Melisa Mendini in order to test and confirm the twist of educational topics as well as program order and to finalize quick wins for “LIVE 2 – The World of Posing”. The full action was broadcasted by Persicope – find a reply here.
In glamour/nude photography here in Europe, the subjects are still portrayed in alluring and exciting ways ranging from fully sexy dressed to nude. Glamour is primarily meant to tease and flirt with the viewer but never crosses the border to pornography and erotica at all! Get all actionable advice here.Read More
One day, without any particular reason, and out of the blue, I was struck by extreme enthusiasm and pioneer spirit (for B+) which lead to the decision of setting up a live stream photo shoot event. A long journey of tech preparation with lots of troubles along the way had begun.
The live shoot itself went perfectly great – we survived, delivered – and succeeded! Get the full insights here…
Soft series are more sensitive and elegant than bold glamour portraiture and nudity itself is often times rather implied than explicit. In my opinion, “sensual/soft” is also a synonym for an aspect of “boudoir photography”. Get a 5 minutes FREEMIUM “How To” video and full details here.Read More
Composing drama series does not mean to create dusky sceneries but rather working with well-chosen light/shadow areas and corresponding accents. Messages can be sexy lascivious, contain round forms, and be strong and bold in emotions. A drama/noir setup most definitely flatters a woman’s shape!Read More
I had the privilege to attend a production day behind the scenes where new sets for Melisa Mendini’s own subscription site were created. It was a most interesting experience that I simply can’t withhold from you! PS: Subscription-based “Babes Sites” are still making money!Read More
Creating sensual series means taking variations of candid and posed photographs of the subject partly dressed or in lingerie.
Learn and observe in this free full length tutorial how I implement a sensual sexy look with the support of the gorgeous Melisa Mendini
– soft, seductive and elegant with a touch of class!
Get behind the scenes of a shoot that I have done at the end of a very long production day. Actually, this set was the cover shot with sexy Melisa Mendini. We totally nailed it in an amazingly free-flowing shoot that took us less than…Read More
Today I’d like to introduce you to a short but powerful guided tour that shows you how to setup clean studio beauty lighting for portraying your nudes.
This lighting design gives both you and your model a great freedom of movements (posing, angles, axes) because the main light area is wide and forgiving.