High fashion – a shot in the dark?

May 2, 2008

fashion-dark-160.jpgBlog Guy, you give great career advice. I want to enter the glamorous and exciting field of fashion photography.

I understand that there must be quite a lot to learn before I could actually produce pictures that do justice to the creations of the designers. Do you know how much training is required?

Um, maybe not quite as much as you think. Here are a couple of actual photos I got from our Australian Fashion Week file over the past couple of days. Let’s just say if the fashion industry has problems with knock-off pirates stealing their designs, well, they’re certainly not copying them from these photos…

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Above, a creation by Friedrich Gray. Below, a creation by Honey Hartley house design show. Australian Fashion Week, REUTERS photos by Daniel Munoz.

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