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Michael Zelbel
Worked at IBM, Zurich Financial, Volkswagen, Vodafone
Lives in Düsseldorf, Germany
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Did you ever submit your work to a magazine?
There are a number of magazines that accept photo submissions from photographers, who would like to see their work published. But how to drive it up to the next level and start getting paid for magazine work? ​. Free Magazine Photography Pricing Guide · Good Light! Magazine Submissions ...
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Use these tips as a starting point for female poses
My HoLY Rules: Ho: Hips out, L: Lush Lean, Y: Y-shaped legs, When posing female models I follow a set of 3 very important rules in order to make them looking awesome. That's why I call them my "Three HoLY Posing Rules". I explain them in the podcast. However, the rules are just a starting point.
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Spicing up your photos with a bit of an interesting pattern can now be done with your speedlight and an awesome new little tool. ; This video is a little preview of a story, which will be release
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Introducing the new iPhone 5S - You might think this is a parody, but... ;-) 
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LumoPro LP180 looks awesome, but US$199 for a manual flash exceeds my budget. Within your budget or not?
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I own 2 LP160s. Love them. Worth every penny.
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Quick video on how High Speed Sync saved our day here in Shanghai.
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A quick before&after of our dear client LiuLiu at a wedding makeup trial session.
When I come across a cool photo tip that I want to share or in the rare event that I come up with a useful tip myself, then I am going to shoot you an email. I'll also let you know about new content that I consider awesome and I give you a shout when I find giveaways or freebies that I think you ...
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On lighting baby photos using a boom-arm
Here's a little heads up: I found a better way to photograph infants than what you might have seen me doing in a blogpost I published a couple of years ago. Instead of two lights on lightstands, I am now using one light on a boom. When it comes to babies, I want to produce soft, cute photos that ...
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Congratulations to the winners of the first Good Light! Magazine photo contest. Well done! Many thanks to all the participants. 11481 entries! And all of them are awesome!

http://www.viewbug.com/contests/good-light-photo-contest/3703343
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Good idea! Awesome execution!
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Pinki Saggar's profile photo
Mick Bland's profile photo
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Photographer
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  • IBM, Zurich Financial, Volkswagen, Vodafone
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Birthday
September 11
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  • amateur photographer, 5+ years experience
  • operating a studio in Duesseldorf, Germany
  • coaching photographers in photography and marketing
I happily accept bookings for
  • commercial (beauty and fashion)
  • portrait and artistic nudes.
  • weddings

In some cases Time for Prints (TfP) is possible for photos and video productions for my educational beauty photography blog.

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Düsseldorf, Germany
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Dortmund, Germany - Dortmund, Berlin, Wolfsburg, New York, Beijing, Lanzhou, The Hague, Schevening, Cologne, Duesseldorf
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