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Sandstorms, Smooth Jazz & A Bird Sanctuary – BTS with Lily & Migs

Posted by on Oct 19, 2013 in Essays | 3 Comments

May 2nd 2013
Jeff_Delacruz Fashion PHotographer“I don’t think this is our spot anyways.”  She yells.    The bird sanctuary was the best spot so far, but it’s in a bird sanctuary and that would probably draw some attention.
For those of you who haven’t been a photoshoot before, you may be surprised by the number of people and stuff on even the smallest of commercial shoots.  There are going to be 5 people on set, Me, the photographer and my photo assistant, Jenn and Lauren as stylist and art director, the model Margeaux, our hair and make-up artist.  There’s going to be a clothing rack with 30 outfits and all my gear.  Not to mention that there will be 2 4’x8′ reflectors highlighting a beautiful swimsuit model.  With a set-up this large, it’s kind of hard to keep a low profile.  Besides, I don’t really want to be the one responsible for stepping on some endangered bird or something.

“Let’s get out of here!”  I yell.