Every year the San Francisco chapter of the American Photographic Artists, hosts a very larger juried photo show. In fact, it always ends up being their best attended event of the year. The show is geared towards the personal images taken by commercial photographers. The work is always PHENOMENAL, and truly inspiring. More than 1000 prints are submitted, but the final selection is limited to only 100 finals. I always feel lucky to have some of my own work selected […]
He is actually a great actor, or at least I can say that he can really get into it. Pretty amazing for and autistic child. He loves participating, but he does have a limited time limit before he acts out in his full Prima Donna mode. I love working with him though. Here he is in an older shot, but in a recent new ad design. And no, that’s not me next to him. That’s a paid model who people […]
I always enjoy working with The Valley Girl crew. The show is well thought out and the crew moves through the production quickly with a lot of fun to boot. People always think we shoot shots in real living rooms or kitchens or whatever it may seem, so I like to show a birds eye view to demonstrate what really makes a video set. And why it is so much easier to light in a studio than on location.
It’s true. Although it may not be what you think. While I know it’s wise for a photographer to share his latest work, since my weekends are typically consumed with something else, I felt like sharing more about the reality of life. At least my life. Briefly: every weekend I need to split up capsules of medications and supplements for my son Matthew. Usually it takes 2-3 hours of extra time per weekend to prepare his weekly supplement […]
Mel Lindstrom Photography