Category : Information

16 Dec 2013

Why You Need Professional Make Up for a Photoshoot

Often times, I get a request to shoot without  my make up artist team. Clients contact me and request pricing for commercial projects or personal portfolios and don’t want to spend the money for quality professional make up.  Of course you can save money by doing your own hair and make up, or hiring someone who is cheaper, but you get what you pay for.  Poor make up and hair may not only ruin the potential of the photoshoot, but […]

28 Nov 2013

5 Things You Should Consider Before Choosing a Photographer

So your super pumped to do a photoshoot and showcase all of the hard work, sweat and tears you’ve put into your physique? Sounds simple right?  Well it can be, but you should make sure you take the right steps to ensure you maximize your investment. Thats right, I said investment. A photoshoot should be looked at as an investment. Its an investment of your time, trust and money. The pictures you take away from the photoshoot can be useful […]

07 Aug 2013

The 2013 Summer Backyard Oasis Shoot Experience & About Photoshoots…

When Team Allmax sponsored athlete Monica Winn came to me and offered the backyard of her home for a photoshoot day I was grateful. Although I hadn’t seen her backyard, but she had explained it and I had seen the odd picture here and there of it through Facebook. Then, she sent me some pictures of it! Man oh man, this backyard was amazing… Beautifully landscaped, gorgeous patterned concrete and a sassy pool. It screamed sexy photoshoot… Fast forward to […]

30 Mar 2013

Nicholas Koebel – Road to Recovery

A few months back, I had the pleasure of shooting Nicholas Koebel. He’s an extraordinary athlete with lots of dedication and strength. Unfortunately, he had a recent accident which has caused him a small set back. But, like the BEAST that he is, he is even more determined to recover and jump onto his road to recovery with his heels dug in and head up high. Because of his personality, charm and extraordinary strength, he has quite a group of […]

20 Feb 2013

Photoshoot Tips…

PHOTO SHOOT PREPARATION Tips for a successful photo shoot by Nichelle Laus, recently published in Inside Fitness Magazine’s Feb/March 2013 issue You have booked a photo shoot and are so excited to show off all your hard work and dedication. You may also be feeling a little overwhelmed, but with a little preparation and planning, you can pull this off. Here are some helpful tips on how to make your photo shoot a successful one: GOALS This is your day […]

18 Dec 2012

Safety TIPS for Women

With a recent event at the studio, I felt it important to spread the word about some safety tips for models attending shoots. Also, with the Holiday Season amongst us, many of you are out late shopping 🙂 With today’s technology and social media, its easy to be silently “stalked” . Posting on your Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter account is a necessary evil sometimes… but it can also be an excellent tool for a stalker to find out where you […]