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Model Mayhem #:
277523
Last Activity:
Dec 03, 2020
Experience:
Experienced
Compensation:
n/a
Joined:
Nov 29, 2006

Lists (23)

Amarillo Ladies I'd Like to Shoot

10 Photos

Argent and Sable

2 Photos

Beautiful Concepts

5 Photos

Beautiful Mature Nudes

21 Photos

Beautiful Mature Texas Ladies

8 Photos

Beautiful, Sexy - Over 40

34 Photos

Classic Nudes

10 Photos

Elegant Black and White

11 Photos

Elegantly Erotic

23 Photos

Favorite Black and White Nudes

6 Photos

Hot Suits

4 Photos

Humorous

1 Photos

Long, Lovely, Legs

19 Photos

Mature Elegance

36 Photos

Mature Ladies I'd Like to Shoot

3 Photos

Monday's Child - Fair of Face

21 Photos

Moods

13 Photos

Playful Pin-up

10 Photos

Retro Beauty

1 Photos

Sensual Curves

12 Photos

Sexy, Sophisticated

46 Photos

Simple Elegance

7 Photos

Those Eyes

56 Photos
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About Me

"SHOOT FOR THE SOUL"                      Ansel Adams

"ELEGANCE IS THE ONLY BEAUTY THAT NEVER FADES."      Audrey Hepburn

Elegance is what I try to achieve and convey in each image created.  Every woman has an inherent elegance just waiting to be shown and celebrated.

Welcome and thanks for taking the time to view my profile.

My passion for photography began over 30 years ago and was pursued as a stock nature and commercial photographer.  Now I am moving to include more work w/people and models.

I think the best images are produced when there is a true collaboration between the photographer, the model and the MUA.

About Me:
1. I value your time and would like the same courtesy extended in return.  Please return communications in a timely manner, and be on time...
2. I prefer to discuss concepts and shoot details prior to the shoot.  If possible I like to meet with the model before the shoot so (1) the day of the shoot is not the first time we are meeting and (2) we can cover a lot of information in a short period of time. If it is not convenient to meet then my next preferred option would be a phone call supplemented with email.  All meetings can be conducted in a public setting and you may have a friend/escort if you wish.
3. I do a lot of location shooting.  I also utilize my home as a studio that can provide varied backgrounds/moods.  I can accommodate locations of your choice also.
4. For the typical shoot you will receive 7-10 edited images.  Shoots typically run 1 to 2 1/2 hours depending on location(s) and looks planned, but this is entirely flexible.
5. I’ll post to my website in a password protected file, a complete selection of images from the shoot from which you can pick your edits. Once the edits are complete, you will receive a CD with the edited images in full size and web size.  I will generally have the disk to you within two weeks of the time you select your final images.
6. I value your input so don’t be shy…..tell me what you would like to shoot. I am interested in your ideas.
7. The model always gets credit...
8. I request a full model release for ALL shoots, including TF shoots, as I will generally keep the images in my stock files for commercial use. Please let me know up front if this is an issue and we can discuss.
9. Feel free to bring a friend, assistant or escort to the shoot.  If you are female, I prefer they not be male as that often adds tension to the set.  It has been my experience that husbands, boyfriends, significant others, parents are not good escorts.  The model frequently gets uncomfortable when these folks are at the shoot.  My only requirement is that they not interfere, if they can hold a reflector or assist with clothes, all the better.
10. My rates are reasonable, just inquire. I shoot primarily TF**, sometimes w/an appropriate fixed fee for my personal projects.  If I have a client to accommodate, fees are negotiated based on time & use. I have no problem with TF request from models if it is mutually beneficial, and/or a new or different challenge.  Just ask.

Pet Peeve: No Fly-by “cold call” friend requests! I generally won’t respond unless I get some other form of communication. Comment, tag, message, something.


Some Personal Projects/Interests:

MATURE ELEGANCE - A feature for and of women over 40, their glamour, elegance, charm and sensuality
MONDAY’S CHILD - Based upon the old Irish poem about the day of the week of birth
DENIM AND LACE - Those soft, sexy, lacy things women keep beneath their denims
NOIR GLAMOUR - Think 1930 - 1950 black & white movie glamour and “femme fatale”, George Hurrell.
A SWEATER & HEELS - Just what it says and the only things allowed for the model’s personal interpretation


Joe Hassell

Credit Notes

My work has been previously published in several consumer and professional magazines and journals, as well as on the Weather Channel.


Mayhem Models I Have Worked With:

Randi Riamar              MM# 3570973

Asher Grey                  MM# 3316793

Melody Elizabeth I    MM# 2163110

Lacy Crain              MM# 1101307

Tabitha Bryant        MM# 1746500

Kirstee Michelle      MM# 900244

Kendra Tallant        MM# 2016216

MaMa Deaze            MM# 2902146