Dark Girls by Bill Duke, Shelia P. Moses, Barron Claiborne

By Bill Duke, Shelia P. Moses, Barron Claiborne

From the director of the NAACP Award–nominated documentary comes this beautiful spouse ebook to have fun dark-skinned women.

Black hasn't ever been extra appealing. Dark ladies is a testomony to the power and charm of ladies in all places, regardless of their epidermis tone, upbringing, or schooling. that includes such celebrities as Lupita Nyong'o, Vanessa Williams, Sheryl Underwood, pass judgement on Mablean, and Loretta Devine, darkish ladies provides awesome girls from all walks of existence, sharing intimate insights into what their darkish pores and skin capability to them.

Combining Barron Claiborne's really good images, Shelia Moses's touching narrative, and invoice Duke's amazing imaginative and prescient, Dark ladies is a stunning and empowering paintings to be precious via girls of every age. This considerate, subtle, and uplifting assortment captures the attractiveness of darkish skin—joyfully showcasing that we actually are attractive for who we're.

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This image was made with all natural light using a Canon EOS 10D camera and an EF 28–105mm lens. The exposure was 1/125 second at f/5 and ISO 200. Posing RULES, GUIDELINES, AND SUGGESTIONS When I was a younger photographer, I attended a workshop on posing. The speaker, a respected gentleman who was well known for his portraits, showed us how to pose a subject. It was basically pose A, then pose B, then pose C. After a few minutes, he asked me to show the group how to pose the model we were working with, and I didn’t remember a darn thing.

This is most noticeable at the high end of the focal length range—especially when you’re shooting a fulllength pose. com] where I made some of the examples you see here). 6G ED VR. This lens provides built-in image stabilization that the company calls vibration reduction (VR). The Canon telephoto zoom lens features two ultra-low dispersion elements for improved image quality and reduced chromatic aberration. 9 feet) to infinity plus an image stabilization system that Canon claims increases usability by approximately four stops.

An 550EX Speedlite provided fill. Right—This image is from a first shoot with an aspiring model. Her shyness is apparent when you look at the pose she assumed when I asked her to lean against the tree, but her natural charm shines through. ” When asked to fold her arms, Kimber threw this pose at me. After eleven minor tweaks, I had the image you see here. The main light, a flash with a 28x28-inch lightbank mounted, was at camera right. Fill light came from a 60-inch umbrella placed at camera left and at the back of my small studio.

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