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Take & Make Great Photography

Professional photographer and Photoshop editor, Gavin Hoey provides easy to understand video tutorials explaining the process of making great photography from photo shoot technique to graphic editing.

Shooting Silhouettes in the Midday Sun: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

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The key to a good silhouette photo is contrast and in the middle of the day, with the sun overhead that's not so easy to do. However Gavin Hoey has some top photography tips which will help you make the perfect silhouette shot every time.

Once the basic technique is mastered, Gavin steps it up a level by adding smoke, a pop of flash and some Photoshop tips to create an misty silhouette image.

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Olympus E-M1 Mark ii
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Olympus 12-40mm f/2.8 Pro
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Xplor600
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Microsoft Surface Book i7
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CHAUVET Hurricane 1301 Fog Machine
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Zoom Mini “O” Flash/Trigger
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Model: Kerry Allingham
https://purpleport.com/portfolio/kerrycosplay

Location: Gatwick Aviation Museum
http://www.gatwick-aviation-museum.co.uk

Photos by Gavin Hoey
https://www.instagram.com/thegavinhoey

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Bring the Circus to Your Studio: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

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Getting it right in camera is always the best idea but sometimes it's not always possible to create the shot you want, especially when your home studio space is limited.

In this video Gavin Hoey shows you one way of thinking big by using a neat Photoshop trick to double his studio size and create a big top in a small studio.

Related Products at Adorama:

Olympus E-M1 Mark ii
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Olympus 12-100mm f/4 Pro
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Xplor600
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eVOLV 200
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Microsoft Surface Book i7
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Black / White Background (westcott)
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CHAUVET Hurricane 1301 Fog Machine
http://www.adorama.com/chh1301.html?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=Bring%20the%20Circus%20to%20Your%20Studio%3A%20Take%20and%20Make%20Great%20Photography%20with%20Gavin%20Hoey&utm_content=video

Westcott Illuminator Collapsible Disc Background, 5' x 6', Black / White, 2 in 1 Reversible
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Model: Beth

Photos by Gavin Hoey
https://www.instagram.com/thegavinhoey

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Shooting with Smoke Bombs on Location: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

Posted in Gavin Hoey, AdoramaTV, Photography, Camera, Lens, Canon, Shooting with Smoke Bomb by adoramatv on July 3rd, 2015

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Smoke can be an amazing tool for photographers. It can add drama to a shot or be used to cover a distracting background. On location shoots it’s not always possible to get access to a power supply so as Gavin Hoey demonstrates, using smoke grenades is the answer.
After the shoot join Gavin in Photoshop where has matches the color of the smoke and the color of the models dress to make an amazing location fashion portrait.
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Olympus OMD E-M5 Mark II
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Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 12-40mm f/2.8 Pro 
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Blackrapid RS-7 Strap
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Sekonic L-308S Flashmate
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Flashpoint Light Stand
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Universal Swivel Holder - Umbrella Holder 
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Flashpoint StreakLight 360 Ws + Blast Pack 
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Flashpoint Commander Transceiver Set 
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