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Greg Drawbaugh

Reluctant Portrait Photography

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True story, I am not a people or portrait photographer.  I have never really savored the thought of taking photos of people.  So, reluctantly I have started wading into this area from my normal arena of nature and aviation subjects.  Well, not too far, as this was taken at the BIG airshow in Oshkosh, Wisconsin this past summer.  I stepped outside of my comfort zone and gently worked my way into a pinup model shoot that was taking place in a public area with one of the P-51s and introduced myself (a big move for me) to Heather.  I along with a friend spent the day with this lovely young lady taking her photo with different aircraft and people on the grounds of the airshow.  Do I need to mention that having a lady such as this makes it almost impossible to not get access to some really cool airplanes and reenactors?  Oh, I did have my Olympus 75mm f1.8 with me, thankfully, and here are the results.  More to follow.

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Really nice, Greg. I hope we will see more from this series soon. :) 

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Nice results , will you share any more ? Thanks 


Regards,

Armando

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Best looking call for an airstrike I have ever seen.  More from my day with Heather at Oshkosh.  Also shot with the Olympus 75mm f1.8.

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