I’ve always been interested in photography, starting a degree in it prior to pursuing my makeup, and jump at any chance to get behind the camera again. Technically… I’m not great. But creatively, I don’t think I’m too bad! I’ve self taught myself the basics with photoshop, and absolutely love tweaking pictures.
When Steph came to me asking for my help with some initial portfolio images I offered her my services as MUA, Photographer and Retoucher if she was willing to test me out.
Being a perfectionist, I’m constantly aware of flaws in my work, and looking for ways in which to improve. Of course, being a MUA you rarely have the authority to photoshop the images but on this occasion however, I had permission to do whatever I wanted!
It took me a while to get into the swing of things on the photography front, and Steph was amazing – patient, enthusiastic, and at ease in front of the camera.
Many photo’s later we decided on the favored images for me to edit. Here’s a few from our shoot: