LeightonD, Photographer

LeightonD's Photographic life.

Model Monday: Taking a Bye

So this week I had a lot of things that I wanted to say, but the reality is that there is something BIG that is coming up in less than … Continue reading

October 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Model Monday: The Pressure to Perform

One of the things that I see affect most new models and photographers is a strong case of nerves or stage fright. Often, this can be for many reasons, but … Continue reading

October 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Model Monday: Is it Professional to be Friendly?

If we look at a lot of the old movies and television shows about fashion models and shoots, we often see the “diva” model, or the arrogant photographer, or the … Continue reading

October 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Model Monday: Compensation

  Sometimes I think that this area of the industry, as well in many service industries, is the most confusing. Not just for models, but for photographers, Makeup Artists (MUAs), … Continue reading

October 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Model Monday: It’s All in Your Head

Almost 20 years ago, I was listening to the “Bourbon Street Preacher,” Bob Harrington, give a motivational sermon. One of the things he mentioned was a take on the lyrics … Continue reading

October 1, 2012 · Leave a comment