Pin-up photography

A pin-up girl, also known as a pin-up model, is a model whose mass-produced pictures see wide appeal as popular culture.

Pinup Janet

November 27, 2009 Pinup
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Put Janet in this polka dotted dress and it was very pinup looking. Of course I got focused on her face and we shot these.

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Ep 12 – Photog Robert Alvarado

August 20, 2009 Featured

(29:13) I consider Robert Alvarado to be one of the best, if not the best, pinup photographer working today. It was an honor to get to interview him. The story about the model who for a cactus shoot actually punctured her rear end is worth the listen. He also talks about pushing the limits. He […]

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Retro Swimsuit and Book

May 7, 2009 Pinup

I’d planned on shooting swimsuit and Vanity showed up with this interesting retro one piece. With the books and the sunglasses, it lent itself to an interesting image. Not so much a classic swimsuit image, but more a sophisticated look back in time.

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Farmer’s Daughter Topless

April 11, 2009 Pinup

Ellen changed into coveralls and they were very cute. And she’s holding a hat. Not that you can see either in this image.

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Farmer’s Daughter 2

April 10, 2009 Pinup

More of Ellen in the farmer’s daughter outfit. I like the pose, but it is a little too fashiony.

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Something Country

April 9, 2009 Pinup

Ellen is from Texas and we broke out this outfit and got a farmer’s – or I guess in Texas, a rancher’s daughter feel.

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Cherise Military Pinup

March 13, 2009 Pinup

Cherise brought one of her husband’s uniform shirts and we shot these image. A little pinup. Makeup by Michelle of Poison Makeup Art.

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Kimberly Pinup Shoot Music Video

March 1, 2009 Pinup

This image is part of a shoot with model Kimberly Boenker. A video of this shoot is part of the Practical Pinup Online Workshop. Here’s the Animoto video of the images from the pinup shoot.

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Baby Blue Pinup

February 28, 2009 Pinup

This image is part of a shoot with model Kimberly Boenker. A video of this shoot is part of the Practical Pinup Online Workshop. Another image, another look for Kimberly. This is one of my favorites.

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Pinup Salute

February 27, 2009 Pinup

This image is part of a shoot with model Kimberly Boenker. A video of this shoot is part of the Practical Pinup Online Workshop. She had this military outfit, a classic pinup prop. The salute just sells the whole thing.

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