Shooting with Douglas Sonders and Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Jan 20, 2014

Nine years ago Douglas Sonders attended his first NASCAR race as the tour photographer for 3 Doors Down. Today he’s working with the National Guard on the official 2014 photoshoot for Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his new car. The photos, which will be used in various public relations and advertising material throughout the year, were…

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Killing Kennedy Photoshoot & Behind the Scenes with Joey L

Nov 11, 2013

Professional photographer Joey L was recently commissioned to photograph for National Geographic Channel’s ‘Killing Kennedy.‘ This photoshoot was based on the best-selling book by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. The final images feature actors Rob Lowe (as John F. Kennedy), Ginnifer Goodwin (as Jackie Kennedy) and Will Rothhaar (as Lee Harvey Oswald). Behind the Scenes…

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Tethered Setup in Dustin Snipes Shoot with Arnold Schwarzenegger

Oct 31, 2013

Just last week, Custom SLR featured an article by Dustin Snipes called ‘What It’s Like to Photograph Arnold Schwarzenegger‘ for Muscle & Fitness magazine. The shoot almost didn’t happen because Dustin and his wife were expecting their first child that same day. Luckily, baby Calvin was born just before midnight and the shoot was still…

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Tethered Photography Making Composites Possible On Set

Aug 27, 2013

Douglas Sonders was recently contacted by ad agency, Brains on Fire, for an amazing opportunity to create a 58 ft composite print for the BMW Performance Driving School. During the shoot, Sonders was able work closely with his creative director to review images as they were shot. He was able to roughly stitch images together…

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Look Lock System featured on DIY Network

May 14, 2013

Be sure to tune in to the DIY Network – I Want That on May 15, 2013 at 11 p.m. EST for an episode that will feature the Tether Tools Look Lock System. This episode features the Tether Tools Look Lock System (a camera device to help you snap great shots every time) a screwdriver that…

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2013 South Carolina Gamecock Football Photoshoot

May 7, 2013

Gamecock Athletics Behind the Scenes Photo Shoot from James Quantz Jr on Vimeo. James Quantz Jr. is a South Carolina photographer with a knack for storytelling and one-of-a-kind visual production. He was kind enough to share this awesome behind the scenes video (shot by Dust of the Ground) of a recent photo shoot for the…

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