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Model Mayhem #:
92952
Last Activity:
May 04, 2018
Experience:
Very Experienced
Compensation:
Depends on Assignment
Joined:
Jan 16, 2006

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Hugh's Killer Photos

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The Eyes Have it!

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About Me

I don't have a style per se. Rather, I prefer to bring out the best I can in each model.

I have relocated to Oceanside, California

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yVmroewRWk8

[b]We are now collaborating with our muse(s) on the new book featuring one model in each book. A unique project that will be the center of an entire project. Thank you for all the models who have applied to be included. Book 2 in the series will be ready April 5 for purchase direct from the publisher or on Amazon.

[b] Art of the Muse Book II
on Amazon at
http://www.amazon.com/Art-Muse-Euro-Hugh-Smith/dp/1937632164/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1342974520&sr=1-1&keywords=art+of+the+muse+hugh+smith


Our muses can be seen at http://www.artofthemuse.com

The first in the series can be viewed here: http://www.blurb.com/books/1491701
and this, as well in our new book "The Nude" http://www.blurb.com/bookstore/detail/2397723

Ok. Enough Already! Do NOT send a friend request without first giving a comment or tag![/b]

www.jargonart.com


35 years of experience. Commercial, fine art and landscapes. Published widely. Write in several publications. Currently shooting fashion and catalogs. Shoot occasional TFP/TFCD for exceptional models with style.
My wife Diana (MM# 534164) and I always shoot as a team.

After all these years one thing I have learned is if we don't "click" we probably won't produce great images. All that we ask is that the models be mature (in thought) and action. In other words, professional.

Because of this passion, we help models with ports, Zed Cards and representation.

I cut my teeth in the darkroom. I am more of the "retro" side of the team, shooting in the "old style" of 60's black and white. Diana is much more experimental than I. She has never seen the inside of a darkroom. Hmmmm. THAT could be interesting.

We currently shoot catalogs and commercial work. My work hangs in several permanent collections and a few museums. We also do private commission work especially 40x60 metallic or canvas for offices and home.

We are still striving to create that ONE memorable photograph! Perhaps, you'll be the one.

If I go a day without doing something photographic I feel deprived and reduced.


Our phone is 760-809-4498

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Credit Notes

Cover Article November Shutterbug
Pahr 72 Sportswear
Sports Illustrated
PhotoTechniques
American Ironwoods
HealthWalk
Camera Suisse
Shutterbug
HemaTek
meetthefamous.com/hughsmith

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Aim model · Model

Hey, I'm interested to come to America in future but at the moment while traveling is still difficult, I am offering remote shoots afternoons on Wednesdays or Mondays Melbourne time until March 8th. I'm currently working with another photographer to do these shoots but I hope in future to get my own gear and do more on location remote shoots. I have a CBD apartment with a rooftop balcony, large natural light windows, a range of backdrops, props & can use the buildings facilities of a gym, spa, pool & sauna. My rates for remote shoots would be less than what I charge for in person shoots. Let me know how many hours you would like me to quote you for and if you like to pay by PayPal or a bank transfer to my UK bank or AUS bank. We would tether the camera to the laptop and screen share so you can control the settings/shots & we could chat over FaceTime or WhatsApp during the shoot. The gear we have is a Sony full frame camera with a range of lenses available; 50mmf1.8, 85mmf1.4gm, 17-28f2.8, 28-75f2.8, 105f1.4gm, 70-200f2.8gm
Would love to know what style you would like to shoot & when. Hope to hear from you soon! All the best, kind regards.
https://aim-model.mailchimpsites.com/
Instagrams @aim.model @layal.official

02-13-2022
Lonna Manson · Model

Hey there! Just dropped by to let you know my friends and I will be in the area from March 20-25. If you are interested in booking any or all of us just let me know. Details and links to all of our profiles are in the travel notice. http://www.modelmayhem.com/casting/2300376

Thanks!
Lonna

03-14-2016
CarlottaChampagne · Model

Heading to San Diego in 2 weeks, please keep me in mind for current projects and photoshoots you are working on. I hope we get a chance to shoot together :)

03-03-2016
Louis Ng Photography · Retoucher

Really amazing portfolio you got there If you ever need a retoucher in your workflow I'll be happy to give you a discounted rate. Looking forward to hear back from you!

11-26-2015
Estefania Trejo · Model

Beautiful work!!!! If you come to Mexico City please let me know :D

03-09-2014