LeightonD, Photographer

LeightonD's Photographic life.

Events: The Premier Hair Show. Orlando, FL

So this year I was fortunate to be able to attend the annual Premier Hair Show (PHS) in Orlando, Florida. I want to say this first. THIS HAS BEEN ONE … Continue reading

July 3, 2013 · 4 Comments

Where have you been Leighton?

Hey all, It has been such a LONG time since I have blogged, and I apologize. GEE, I have even left you hanging with my Model Monday posts. For this … Continue reading

July 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Model Monday: Updates

Hey all, Just wanted to show you a little something that I am working on right now. I was so fortunate to have a great team in Aruba for Harmony‘s … Continue reading

January 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Model Monday: Happy 2013! 5 Things to help make this year GREAT!

  First off, Happy New Year! Don’t you love it when the New Year comes around? It is like the perfect opportunity to have a clean slate. To start all … Continue reading

January 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Model Monday: On Location, Aruba

  Hey guys and gals, just wrapped up a week of some intensive shooting and work with a several models and the work of a couple of designers. I want … Continue reading

December 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

Model Monday: Making Tacos?

I know some of you must be asking yourself, “What does making tacos have to do with modeling or photography?” Well, let me tell you a short story. I guy … Continue reading

November 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

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