Making Not Taking Photographs

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Posts Tagged ‘Event Photography’

Best Holiday Party 2008

Posted by Mike on December 14, 2008

Every once in a while you run across a class act sort of guy who really knows how to do things that just get people laughing, motivated, and forgetting all the problems of the world.

Here is that guy!

http://www.en-joyproductions.com

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Mustang for Make a Wish

Posted by Mike on June 30, 2008

We recently did a job for Car Star (nationwide chain of auto repair shops). They were going to sell this car they rebuilt (to almost race standards) and give the proceeds to Make a Wish.

The trick photographically was to get rid of the busy background so we split the photo into two layers and used a lot of blur in the lower layer… painting back the car with a layer mask.

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The “Dukes”

Posted by Mike on May 18, 2008

I was photographing a party for Perkins Coie (the large law firm) and was asked to make sure I got a photo of the two senior partners together….

Immediately I “saw” Mortimer and Randolph Duke from the movie “Trading Places” with Eddie Murphy et al…

So here they are, Seattle style….the-dukes

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