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Model Mayhem #:
376476
Last Activity:
Nov 26, 2020
Experience:
Experienced
Compensation:
Depends on Assignment
Joined:
Apr 14, 2007

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F A S H I O N  |  G L A M O U R  |  F I T N E S S  |  S P O R T S  |  D A N C E

Also love doing FITNESS VIDEOS | SPORTS VIDEOS | MUSIC VIDEOS
See videos below.

I'm Internationally Published Photographer. Always looking for new faces.

I little about me
I've taught outdoor lighting workshops since 2008 along with hosting group shoot events with a fellow friend photographer. We were the most sought out photographers because of our beach shoots. We perfected our lighting and had no issues over powering the sun with our cheap Alien Bees, lol. We had many photographers messaging us about our camera gear and lighting equipment and how we get those amazing shots. So we decided to start hosting  lighting workshops and group shoot events. Our very first event turn out great! When we decided to do another event the following month we had photographers and models from around the world attend our events. Over the course of the years we had visitors from Hawaii, Germany, France, Czech Republic, Australia, and from many US states. We quickly became the #1 event in SoCal within 5-6 months where no other hosts could touch us. They tried to copy word for word what I wrote, lol. But they still failed to compete with us. I was given the nickname "Master of Light", lol.

1 on 1 photo shoots
Back in the days models were only making gas money at group shoot events. If they wanted to make more money they would have to sell model releases to the photographers. If the photographers were not interested then the models didn't make any more money.

So after brain storming for a while, i came up with an idea that made model more money. So instead of model's making $20 or so in gas money,my models were making $300 to $00+ at my events. If you've seen other group shoot events where they have 1 on 1 shoots where the photographer hires a model for, usually 30 minutes, I was the person that came up with that idea. Basically a photographer could hire you to shoot 1 on 1 so no other photographer could get the same shot.

Before i came up with the idea, I would see someone  post on Photographer's A profile saying that a Photographer B stole Photographer's A image and using on Photographer's B own profile. i would check out those photographer's images and see the same model with basically the same outfit and pose. But that was not the case. It was because they were shooting the same model at the same time, lol. That is too funny! I think that is why 1 on 1 became so popular. Photographers don't want to post the same images as other photographers, lol.

Staff photographer for Models Mania Magazine. All cover models shot by me.
If you'd like to be published let me know.



Some of my photoshoots

Christmas Themes
Debbie


Erika



Krysten


Michelle


Cambria Joy Mansfield


Akacia Boven


Carolina


Lili Bieri


Amber Johnson


Kathleen Hixson


Alex Fiscus


Kathryn Fontelle


Sophia_Gascoigne


Cierra Lorien


Sophia Marie








Maddy Belle Click here to see the fun video we did!


Vanessa Caddy






Melinda Maravilla


Amanda Paris


Jennifer and Ana


Trish Richardson


Aurora Lopez


Ashley Lucero





Xyzavièr Renee



Aleyxandra


Amber Forrester


Amelia Talon Playmate


Genevive


Melissa Riso


Kristy Lei


Shawn Dillon


Nikki Logan


Jamie Michelle




Christina Loayza




Ramona


Joselyn Cano


Trish Richardson


Nikki Logan


Ann Marie Foster


Sam Carpenter


Nohely Llamas


Melyssa Grace


Paola Shea


Erika


Sydney Maler


Shelby James


Bre Tiesi


Shawnee Boze


Andrea


Mel


Kayla


Yulia Soga




Sophia Marie




Kirstie Delacruz


Brie


Kimberly Kinsley


Amelia Talon Playmate



Tabitha





Here is my professional camera I shoot with and yes it is waterproof! Oh Yeah!


For models that keep asking or wondering, I use my home for my studio for just about all the indoor pics you see on here. Model Release must be signed prior to shooting. I only accept paid projects or TF if you have the look i'm looking for.

If you need accommodation, then read section below.

Friends request are only accepted by models and mua.
Retouchers please don't contact me or friend request or you'll be blocked. I just don't need your service.

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"I enjoyed working with Karl. He made me feel comfortable and taught me how to be natural in front of camera. He demonstrates very strong work ethics through his work and his images are amazing, thank you for unforgettable experience and your talent." Read less

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"Karl is amazing. His creativity is limitless and posing for such a nice and talented photographer is priceless.not only i recommand him but i will shoot with him again whenever he wants to..." Read less

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"It was really nice to work with Karl. He is really professionalism.I felt really comfortable, His work is just super awesome I love the pics!" Read less

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Here is some of my video work...
Skyler Haze


Maddy Belle


New Fitness video with Matus Valent


New Fitness video with Nienna Jade


Nienna Jade - MMA workout


Fun video with Shawnee Boze - boolper at end of video smile


Sexy video with Brie Williams - with blooper!




Quotes

"Karl was an absolute pleasure to work with. I have been modeling for 10 years and I can truly appreciate Karl's level of professionalism, patience and respectfulness of my comfort while shooting. Karl is super easy to work with and does a great job of guiding the shoot and poses while still letting the model be creative herself. Not only was our shoot awesome but Karl also got me published as a cover model for Models Mania Magazine! I am super grateful I had the opportunity to work with him. I look forward to collaborating again in the future." - Amanda Paris

I don't recommend
MUA that i don't recommend MM#839779


Who do I look like?
I'm that 300lb. fat ass with plumbers crack, with missing front teeth, with coke-bottle glasses, hair coming out of ears, with tattoos across forehead... or just see me with my favorite models below...

Anna Agapism


Maddy Belle


Trish Richardson


Vanessa Caddy


Mel Rodriguez


Skyler Haze


Playboy model Laurena Lacey behind the lens shooting both of us.


Models I have worked with: 290
(I've shot over 300 models to date, I'm just too tired to add them to this list, lol)               

Aavigalle
Adrian Kirk
Adriana Lynn
Advivum
Agnieshka    
Ahmay    
Aleksandra Vasic    
Aleksandra2006    
Alex-Renee 
Alexis Nichole    
Allissandra    
Alona    
Amanda Carter    
Amanda Newton    
Amanda Paris 
Amanda Pearl    
Amber St James    
Amberlove42    
Amelia Talon    
AmyNicole    
Ana Jebarie Castellanos    
Anais Gabriel    
Andrea Seagren    
angelina_polska    
Anicka Pantano    
Anna Olga Aristova    
Annelise H    
Annie Supinger    
aprilcheryse    
Ashley Wasden    
ASTERCHILD    
Aubrey Evans    
austynbusch    
Ayanna Jordan    
Babie in the dark    
BELLA DEE    
Beth Hagendorf    
Blanca Brooke    
BrandyAmber    
Bre Tiesi    
Briana Lee    
Brianne Perille    
Brit Weaver    
Caitlin M Adams    
CALI-LUV    
California Dreamer    
Cara OC    
Carolina Jimenez    
Carolina Rusco    
Carolyn Nayebi    
Casi Gray    
Cassandra Duerscheidt    
Cassandra Fox    
Cassandra Krystine    
Cassie Bean    
Catherine Colle    
Celsi    
Chanel Rose    
Chantelle Gascoigne     
Charissa Littlejohn    
Charlie Kristine    
Chauntele Lovelyne    
Chelsie Farah    
Chrissy Marie    
Christi Nguyen    
Christina Eskelson    
Christina Faye    
Christina Joy    
Christina Loayza    
Christine Nayebi    
CINDY ESPINOZA    
Cindy-LA    
cj sparxx    
classick cindyG    
CRYSTAL ELAINE MENDEZ    
crystal nicole johnson    
Daniella Bae    
Dawnielle Royalty    
Debbie Kanamoto    
Debbie Sath
Desiree Foote         
DianaMartin         
Dominika 
Divinora
Duchess of Spades         
ELENA 878         
Elizabeth Sorensen
Emily H Studios         
Erika Leyva *         
ERiN DAY 
Farrah Greye *         
Fernanda Castellanos         
g foxx
Gabby Jeanne         
GABRIELA ROCHE         
Genevive V *
George Kontaxis Model         
Gianna *         
Gianna Giancola *
Giselle Rarinca *         
Gretchen Diane *         
Gulnaz The Model
HallieWood         
Hana Black         
Haydin
Heather Jo         
Honey Dip         
inna007
Irina Sidorova         
Isabella Foster         
Isela_A
Isis A         
Jackie Vidal         
Jade Corinne
Jade Renee         
JasmyneMara         
Jean Copus 
Jeana Turner
Jeannie         
Jenna Wantink         
JENNIFER DE LA ROSA
Jennifer McCowen *         
jenny keffer         
Jenny Milstead
Jeralyn *         
Jeska L Vardinski *         
Jessica Boughers
Jessica Munoz         
Jessica Pineda         
Jessica Trani 
Jessica Vaugn
Jessika Dorian         
je_martinez *         
Jillisa
Jordan Eileen         
Jordyn23         
Joselyn Cano
Joselyn Keow 
Julie enes
JULIE LEIGH BOLENE         
Julieta Wood         
Kari Nautique
Karina Olivares         
Karly Kim         
Kat Riel
Katherine Claire         
Kaya Danielle         
Kimmi Jean
Kourtney Elizabeth         
Kristen Petre         
KristenRae
Kristin Marie Siemion         
Kristy Dwyer         
Kristy-Lei Louise
Krystal - K Stone *         
labexx         
Lainie Danielle
Lana Love         
Laryssa Rose         
Laura
Laura D         
Laura Proudfoot         
laurynne
Layla Luvv         
LEAle         
Leeanne M *
Lena Nicole         
Lily Figuera         
Lindsay Nicole 
Linzie Nicole
Lisa Michelle Dixon         
Lissa Endriga         
Lizbeth Carino
Lorelen         
LynnD         
Maggie
Mandee Varela         
Margarita2         
Maria Tanova
Marie Alvarez         
Marie Macritchie         
Mary Jane Burthe
Mary Zenani         
Mary-Elaine         
Maya Michelle
MeganCorine         
Meghan Blum         
meghannelizabeth
Melissa K661 *         
Melissa Riso         
Micah Blue
Michele Gill         
MICHELLE FLEMING         
Michelle Leigh
Michelle Tomniczak         
MichiaNicole 
Miiss T         
Mindy Robinson
Miss D Lutz *         
Miss Deja         
Miss Ela Pasion
miss Fanessa         
Miss Leila         
Miss Millia
Miss_AnnaLena         
Miz Huntergirl         
Monica Goe
Monika Ryan         
Monique Cisneros         
MONIQUE MINOR
Monique-Myriah *         
Morgan M Mitchell         
Morgan Mitchell
MzNidia         
Nadia Brewer         
Natalia Churikova *
Natalia_Marie         
Natalie Carpello         
Natalie Corral *
natalie simone         
Naz81         
Nazanin M
Nicole Christine S         
nicole elleee         
Nikki Logan *
Nishelle         
Paola C *         
Paola Shea
Patricia Kathleen         
Rachael Winslow *         
Rachel Leslie
Rachel Shine         
Rachel Stavis         
Richelle Williams
Roselle Mariano         
Rosemary Zapata         
rossie cottrell
Sandra Cisneros         
Sara Cat *         
Sarah Currier
Sarah Jain         
Sarah Luv         
Sarah McDowd
Savannah Ekada         
Seanna *         
sephirot
Shannon Codner         
Shawn M Dillon         
Sherra Michelle
Sherri Tiara Lansang         
Shodire *         
Siray Kong
Siri         
SKYLER HAZE         
Sofia Lane
Sol Reyes         
Sonia Acevedo         
Sophie Sidhu
Spinellie Addict         
Stacy Sinn         
stacy1
stephaniestone *         
Stun Gun Stephanie         
sumlee
Susette Moyers         
Tabetha Angelica         
TAMMY LASHELLE
Tanya Rouse         
Tarisa Wetherington         
TaylorJaymes
Thalia Marie         
Thania *         
Thao N
Tiffany Allison *         
Tiffany de Grasse         
Tiffany_Hope
Tina doll         
Tina Loiuse 
Tracey P *         
Tracy Marie Briar
TRICIA L         
Trish Richardson         
Vanessa K Nguyen *
Violet Angel         
Virginia Paniagua         
Viviana Quiroz
xoxo McKenna         
Zara M         
_Amanda
_Amber_ Lynn_ *


Traveling?
I will accomodate most traveling models with extra room(s) that I have available in trade for a TF shoot.
Models that have stayed at my place:
CC Ciara -San Diego
Julia Rosa - Playmate, stayed several days. A Czech girl that spoke Japanese fluently. I can't even speak Japanese, lol. - Japan
Anna Agapism - Utah/Los Angeles
Kristy Dwyer - Playboy, decided she wanted to stay at my place instead of hotel after 5 minutes of meeting me, lol. - Texas
Nadia Brewer - Las Vegas
Kaya Danielle - Playboy, lived with me for several months. - Orange County
Laurena Lacey - Playboy, stayed for weeks at a time, several times. - Ireland
Melissa Riso - San Diego
Debbie Sath - Australia, stayed several days to weeks each time she visited
Amy Sia - Australia, stayed a couple days along with Debbie Sath, then went to stay in WeHo when Debbie flew back to Australia. Amy frantically called me later that day and begged to stay with me the remainder of her stay because she was scared of the ghost stories of the apartment, lol.
Blanca Brooke - Playboy, pleaded to stay with me instead of the creapy guy she original was staying with, lol. Stayed for weeks at a time when ever she visited - Czech Republic
Magdalena Brigida - Las Vegas
CJ Sparxx - Northern California
Amanda Newton - Florida
• Amber Brooks - Oceanside
Talor James - Canada