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Thinking of taking a trip to South Africa in August. What do you think?
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South Africa is on my need to visit list! 
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Me right now. Running around with our sponsor sign at the golf tournament. 
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Not sure why it didn't upload. Sorry. 
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Muir Beach
Makes me realize I'm in need of a vacation
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Aren't we all in need of that vacation!
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As part of my +The Arcanum  #Sphere1   #Level15  assignment, I have scheduled posts on my facebook page for a month out. I plan on spending a few hours per month scheduling these posts and then letting them hit.

Anyone else have a good system or workflow in place?
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Both :-) I'll add to tutorial list to do a social media management Hangout.  You're welcome to join any of those of course!
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Melissa Rae
Sexy Glamour in Denver
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John - Always enjoy your photography posts and find your comments on lighting and setup educational for someone like myself,, besides that your models are very easy on the eyes. 
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NICE +John Kaminski !
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Interesting tree in San Antonio. #iphone #birds #nest
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+javier dario schaab email me and we can discuss. You can find my email on the PSU website. 
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Checking out some crazy HDR images from a trip to Trump Scotland a few years ago. Don't shoot much of these anymore...probably for obvious reasons. LOL
John Kaminski is a fine art portrait and glamour photographer. When he's not shooting in his home state of Pennsylvania, he's traveling to work with new and established models around the world.
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They are kind of cool, look almost like a painting
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This Hangout On Air is hosted by John Kaminski. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
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Trying out a new app. Anyone have it?
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I decided that I would start a Photo Contest on ViewBug and give away some love in the form of Reward Points. Check it out and submit your best portrait that displays emotion.
Join Today to win awesome prizes and exposure! Immerse yourself in the World’s Most Amazing Photo Contest Community. Get your creative juices flowing, learn from peers and thought leaders, and improve as a photographer.
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What a wonderful way to wake up! You my dear are a bright and shining star of Beauty, thank you so very much for sharing with us. Larry Robert Reed. <3.
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www.johnkaminski.me
My new Website

Made the decision last year to update my website and start over with a blog as well. I spent much of the year figuring out how I wanted to present this information in terms of layout as well as content with the blog. I've come up with something I'm happy with and hope that others will find the lighting setups and meta data useful.

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Ha. Yeah my mom got them for me. Homer Simpson. That shot was for a story in Golf Course Industry magazine. They ended up using a different pic for the cover but that made it into the inside article. Got lots of grief over that but the shoot was actually my idea and I loved it. I was/am a horrible insomniac and so it was about my addiction to social media and being up all night watching videos and teaching myself some html. I'm a nerd. What can I say. 
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  • Penn State University
    Associate Professor, 2009 - present
  • John Kaminski Photography
    Owner, 2012 - present
  • University of Connecticut
    Assistant Professor, 2005 - 2008
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Portrait and glamour photographer
Introduction

I've always been interested in photography both for work and for fun, but it wasn't until 2012 that I really started to focus on the art of shooting people. My interest in portraiture began rather technically as a way to better understand lighting and techniques, but quickly evolved into a passion for working with and directing people. 

“My style has evolved over the years, but slowly started to focus on capturing beauty with painterly imagery.”

While my photography started as a hobby, it’s now an obsession. Since I have a full time job that I love, I have the ability to pick projects that interest me. What I choose to shoot, I choose for art and creativity. Whether it be a personal shoot, an update to a model’s portfolio, or a brand-specific concept; I am very selective in the projects and clients that I choose to work with. This allows me to put all of my effort into getting the most out of the subject instead of rushing to get it completed. 

If you are interested in learning more about my photography or would like to work with me on a specific project, please contact me. If you’re excited about creating something beautiful for yourself or your brand then I am excited about working with you.

Bragging rights
Was on the cover of a magazine, hit the lottery (for $10), and was 1 under par at the Old Course of St. Andrews.
Education
  • The Arcanum
    Photography, present
  • University of Maryland
    Plant Pathology
  • The Pennsylvania State University
    Turfgrass Science
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I've been going to Lydia at Viva Bella since moving to the area and can't say enough good things about her and the entire staff. In the past when selecting a salon in a new area I would get a great first haircut where the stylist paid attention to the details. After 2-3 times going I would find that it was a rush job and didn't really get me what I wanted (and I'm not even picky). For the first time, I can honestly say that the last haircut I had was as good as the first. As a guy, I realize that I'm not there primary clientele but they do a great job on men and women. I liked them so much I have even started using them to help out with hair for my portrait photography studio. They just do fantastic work. Regardless of the style or job, they are professional, talented and just plain fun to be around. I highly recommend them for men or women looking for an excellent experience that you can guarantee will be the same from the first cut or style to your most recent.
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