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Gary S.

Learn Photography from a Professional Commercial Photographer

Olympia, WA (98516)

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I am a professional commercial freelance photographer, and have earned a living solely from photography for the last 14 years, and before that as a part-timer since 1980. I have worked for companies, large and small. My photographic skills cover architecture, product, food, and commercial assignments. My images have graced the covers and pages of magazines, brochures, point of sale media, and even billboards. I have used all formats of film cameras from 35mm to 2.25"(medium format)to 4X5 (large format). I have much experience in the digital capture of images. I frequently use off-camera lighting - strobes and hotlights to achieve my results. I am proficient at Photoshop.

I learned photography from starting out as a hobbyist, studying my own images and the images of others. I learned from a great mentor, starting out with event and portrait-type photography and eventually moving to commercial work. All in all, I like being a photographer, and find the creativity invigorating.

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I am a professional commercial freelance photographer and have earned a living solely from photography for the last 14 years. Before that, I earned a part-time living from photography since 1980. I am proficient at many aspects of photography including capture, lighting, and digital editing.

I enjoy being a photographer and feel that I can benefit students who want to learn more about photography.

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Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

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Gary will travel within 30 miles of Olympia, WA 98516.

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