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    • ISBN:9781781575536
    • Publication date:05 Oct 2017

Fashion and Lifestyle Photography

By Dixie Dixon

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Practical advice and inspirational images from professional fashion photographer Dixie Dixon.

Practical advice and inspirational images from professional fashion photographer Dixie Dixon

Succeed in the commercial world and become a stand-out fashion & lifestyle photographer.

"If you are interested in pursuing fashion and lifestyle photography, this book, from this rising young star of the field, is a must." - Joe McNally

Only a few years ago, fashion photography used to be a stuffy world for a tiny elite. Now an explosion in social media and lifestyle advertising has created opportunities for a whole new breed of professional photographer.

Fashion and Lifestyle Photography is based on the talks Dixie Dixon, a Nikon Brand Ambassador, has given to crowds at major international trade shows. Expanding on the subject in the book, she reveals how to succeed in this exciting marketplace, covering key topics such as:

· Professional case studies
· Behind the scenes
· Lighting diagrams & gear
· How to build your career

From finding your vision, to building your dream team, this book will provide you with the essential gear and know-how to capture the looks of the media world that leap off the page or screen.

"Dixie Dixon is a truly wonderful, vibrant young talent in the field of fashion and lifestyle photography. In this book, she takes you on a lively, complete tour of not only how to make compelling, beautiful photographs, but also how to grow a business, develop a signature look, make your own breaks, gather clients and keep them, use social media well, and assemble a great support team. And that's the short list. This book is full of gems about the seemingly small details that are essential to success." - Joe McNally


Biographical Notes

The multiple award-winning Dixie Dixon masterfully captures her clients' products in the ideal context for their needs, whether that's traditional high fashion, a print campaign, or an Instagram feel. Trained in London and based in Texas, she works around the world, regularly speaking about photography for Nikon. Her fresh vision has attracted clients such as Nikon, Disney, Virgin, Advanced Beauty, Florsheim Shoes, MAC Group, Magpul, Billy Jealousy, Nha Khanh, Pipers Perfumery, and Macadamia Professional to name a few. Her work has been published in publications such as Rangefinder, PDN, Professional Photographers Magazine, Dapper Magazine, Living Magazine, Beverly Drive Magazine, Nikon World and many more.

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  • ISBN: 9781781574225
  • Publication date: 05 Oct 2017
  • Page count: 192
  • Imprint: Ilex Press
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