I ‘ve been meaning to write this post for the past month. The problem is its deep. Where to start? Where to end? A few weeks ago I was at the car wash. I was sitting outside reading a book waiting. I felt eyes on me, when I discovered who it was, it was a … Read more
Rosie asked me if I would take a few shots of her to enter in to a fashion contest. The first thing anyone notices about her is her style. She looks like she step out of the 50′s.
Our perspective effects the way we photographers shoot. Growing up Christian I always thought sexy was bad but becoming a woman myself God has shown me what the word really means. I’ve learnt that sexy can be about the way a girl carries herself, her beauty and purity. In photography, its all about what her … Read more
I don’t think we realize or appreciate the real beauty behind us all. We live life so fast, we don’t take the time to notice how complex and unique we all are. We believe what is beautiful is what we see in advertisement or films, but what we all fail to do is ask the … Read more
Ten years ago my self-image was distorted. Today, I am finding myself really liking who I am. As I put on my make up I admire the shape of my eyes, the shade of my skin, my black hair, and the color of my eyes. When I look in the mirror, I smile at the … Read more
Here is a slide show I put together of the make up and hair shoots.
I was asked to create a music video to the song, “Better than a Hallelujah” sung by Amy Grant, by my senior Pastor. She asked me this as she walked by my office. When I say “walked by” I mean walked by. I wasn’t sure what she had in mind for the song but the … Read more
<<back to tutorial Archives A friend and I were hanging out at the local book store when I said to myself, “I want a photography book that isn’t just about great photos but tells me how to capture my own.” I then picked up a book “The Complete Photographer” by Tom Ang. The moment I … Read more
Celebrity, originally uploaded by Monica Briano. Photo of the Day May 19 2010 Everyone is a celebrity these day.
Created for the Women’s conference as an opener. Creating something out of nothing is always fun. I got my desk chair, went to the park and captured some great tracking shots. The concept of the video was to let go of doubt, fear and anything from the past in order to believe again. This project … Read more