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Photography Tips & Tricks: What if the Gear Fails Mid-Shoot?

Portrait of a man at Harry T’s lighthouse in HarborWalk Village.Portrait of a man at Harry T’s lighthouse in HarborWalk Village overlooking Destin Pass.

By Scott Holstein on June 24, 2010

I recently traveled to HarborWalk Village in Destin, Florida to complete a marathon of 10 portraits on location in a day for Emerald Coast magazine’s “Top Singles” feature. Efficiency is the name of the game – with a schedule like that I’m running-and-gunning – setting up and shooting quickly and moving on with very little …

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Photography Tips & Tricks: How to Hide Flashes in the Photo

A beautiful woman holding a lantern peers out into a swamp at dusk.

By Scott Holstein on June 3, 2010

I had this image in my head for some time – a beautiful young woman in a boat, deep in a Florida swamp at dusk. She’s holding a lantern, peering out into the darkness, searching for something. But what? I enlisted McKenzie Burleigh, a model with whom I’ve worked several times in the past, to …

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