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Pinup Originally uploaded by Mark Oehler I’ve been doing a lot of work in Photoshop lately and developing some new styles for work I provide for clients. This is Photo that I took back in 2004. I converted it into a pinup-style painting. I love that you can hide or emphasize as many details as
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Isolation Originally uploaded by Mark Oehler Looking forward to being up in Lansing, Iowa again to photograph these wonderful birds again this weekend.

Children Portraits with a Twist

I’ve been playing with the idea of doing some different sorts of children portraits. I’ve always enjoyed taking children portraits; in fact, most of my first images when I was in college were of my nieces. They were a blast to work with and always had fun doing the photos. Lately, I’ve been playing with
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Taking Holiday Light Pictures

If you can control the focus on your camera, you do create a pretty amazing feat when taking Christmas light photos with your camera. If you’ve ever taken a picture of someone with points of light in the background, you may have noticed them turn into round blobs. Using a small piece of black construction
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Shainna Sneak Peak

I finished pretouching* Shainna’s senior photos from the other day. She is a senior at West Delaware and her pictures came out great; I’m excited for her to see them. She had a whole crew come with her and even a 1974 Chevy Chevelle! We took a few photos in the studio and then we
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I Have a New Online Image Host

I recently switched providers for my online hosting. If you’re not already, online image hosting is something you should consider, too. Save $5 on SmugMug with this Coupon Code bRKnz4qoIznYc I have a friend, Jenny. Jenny had a house in the Time Check area in Cedar Rapids, IA, about a block and a half from
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I’ve known Rachel a long time and was so honored that she and her mom came in for photos to celebrate her senior year. She has grown up the from the little girl I’ve known her as into a beautiful young woman. The image to the left shows a few of the images we got
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July (flying by) and Morgan

Wow. I realized today that I didn’t make a single posting all July. Between traveling, family stuff and other busyness, the month just flew. Morgan came in for a senior portraits. She had this great white dress that we shot some cool images of. One of the shots we did was conceptual and had all
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Family Pictures: Summer Memories Past

Summer is here! Time to bring on the fun. Bring on the BBQs. Bring on the family gatherings. With the summer now officially upon us, can get out and enjoy all the events this summer. In Iowa, every town has its own festival. There is Corn Days, Hog Wild Days, Fish Days, Hobo Days and
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Becca’s Senior Picture Slideshow

Becca, Senior Picture Slideshow from Mark Oehler on Vimeo. All the seniors I do photos of are special. To make their sessions even more special, I make video slideshows of their photos. It is a fun way to show off the images and add some additional pizazz. They are all custom-made by me. Video slideshows
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