Tag: hybrid

By April 11, 2014 Read More →

What New Lighting Set Up is Perfect for Talking Portraits?

Hybridographers is a term we like to play with when thinking of the future of Photography in our downtown Chicago studio.  We are excited to provide our clients with great images and also Talking Portraits.  We have been stepping up to the plate to create new solutions for our Hybrid Photography and we want to […]

Marketing Your eCardPRO a Few T&T
By March 28, 2014 Read More →

Marketing Your eCardPRO a Few T&T

For several months now I have been marketing the eCardPRO and wanted to share with you a few tips and tricks (T&T) that I have learned.    Always Have a Sample on Your Smartphone — when I talk to other business professionals the conversation usually always goes back to what kind of photography I do. […]

By March 20, 2014 Read More →

Q: Can You Adjust a Custom White Balance?

In this blog post, Joe Smithberger talks about fine tuning a Custom White Balance setting to render color Warmer or Cooler than it’s default, neutral rendering. Sometimes, for artistic reasons, we want an image or video clip to feel warmer or cooler than normal. In a Still Portrait or Talking Portrait sequence, it is usually […]

By February 26, 2014 Read More →

What are a Few Points to Consider when Creating an eCardPRO on Location?

As a Hybrid Photographer there are many things to think about when creating an eCardPRO product for your client.   Here are just a few that I consider in this Vlog post.     1-During the consultation with your client, if they want to create their eCardPRO on location, make sure the location you agree to […]

Posted in: Hybrid Photography
By February 3, 2014 Read More →

How Do You Know Which Gels to Use to Balance Mixed Lighting?

I’ve had a lot of e-mails through the LinkedIn group lately on how I balance my lighting to ambient lighting and other lights in my setup. Over the past 6 months I’ve learned a lot about continuous lighting sources and one thing that has become clear from the beginning is each brand and type of […]

By January 30, 2014 Read More →

Our First Profitable eProduct Goes Mainstream

Our HauserTown makeover continues as we are making a profitable transition to offering eCardpro to our business clients.  We are finding that this product is especially attractive to those in sales and we are focusing currently on a particular group of real estate agents in our local area.  It makes sense.  These folks already possess the ability […]

By January 8, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

What Does A Professional Photographer Take On A Road Trip

Being one of the Panasonic Luminaries and speaking at the many shows and classes for photography I am often on the road quite a lot.  So I thought I would share with you some of the items that I’m always bringing and what to bring to make your digital life a little bit easier.  Of […]

Posted in: Gadgets

Q: What Lighting Gear Do You Take on Location?

I’ve talked a lot about LED Lighting so far, but I wanted to share a little bit about what I take with me when I’m going on location.  For a typical hybrid photo shoot like the eCardPro or one of my editorial still photoshoots I have been taking a couple of the Larger Dracast LED […]

Q: How Do I Market My Hybrid Photography To Clients?

Now that you know how to create fabulous Hybrid Photos how would you go about marketing it to potential clients? There are many ways to market your hybrid photography that is cost effective. I touch on only a few but helpful ways that you can go about marketing your hybrid eProduct.   You can add […]

How to Create a Hybrid Photo on Location with Your iPhone

ProShow Web has an app for iOS devices that allows you to create a hybrid photo while on location. Here I take you step by step on how to use the app. This app is not only good for photos you take with your iPhone or iPad but is also a great tool to accompany […]

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