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07/08/2006 06:40:40 AM · #1
Brooke is doing a fitness competition in 2 weeks, she's been working toward it for almost a year now, that's why she looks so pumped. When I first met her a year ago, she was very long, lean and willowy. I was soooooo excited when she called for a shoot - but was worried that she would look bulky. Though she does look very fit and strong, I don't think she looks bulky or manly at all. I think we did very well pulling off feminine shots considering the amount of excersise she's been doing lately.

By the way - she agreed to do a 2 hour sitting for me - to do some stock photography in exchange for her family portrait sitting fee. I need some ideas....

So far my list is stuff like: woman brushing teeth, woman combing hair, woman putting on makeup, woman trying on shoes, etc....
07/07/2006 11:21:12 PM · #2
When I first saw her all I saw was a woman that was very much in great shape! I never saw a manly figure. I use to lift weights so I know how being so muscular can be mistaken for masculine! This woman gives me incentive to go back to lifting again!
07/07/2006 11:16:57 PM · #3
When I first looked at these shots, I too thought of her as unattractive and manly, but now after reading other people's similar views, I've realized how closeminded I was.

While she is not what is typically considered beautiful in our society and even by myself, I respect her for all the work that must have gone into her level of fitness.

Looking at her features and hair, before her weight training, she was probably considered a knock-out gorgeous girl by the mainstream, and I think it takes tremendous amounts of courage to change yourself in such a huge way that may not be accepted by society. She is strong and beautiful - I sincerely hope she feels that way when she sees your gorgeous shots of her. Excellent work Cindi.

07/07/2006 11:11:21 PM · #4
Originally posted by capturedinprint:

she is a man.....she has to be


oh hell nah... that is 100% woman... of the Amazon variety... rarrrr!
07/07/2006 10:39:20 PM · #5
cycleboy...I noticed the phallic like object (aka belt) also :)
07/07/2006 09:32:26 PM · #6
Originally posted by capturedinprint:

she is a man.....she has to be


why?
07/07/2006 09:30:47 PM · #7
she is a man.....she has to be
07/07/2006 09:24:36 PM · #8
Her physique (specifically her upper body, more specifically her shoulders and arms) is a real turnoff however these are my favorites:

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07/07/2006 08:57:30 PM · #9
Uhhh, maybe I'm the only one to notice, or just the only one to say so, but in the thumbnail version of this one:

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That does NOT look like the end of the belt hanging down there!
07/06/2006 12:47:48 PM · #10
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07/06/2006 12:24:53 PM · #11
She kinda scares me! :/
07/06/2006 12:22:50 PM · #12
She stole my hat!

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It looks better on her.
07/06/2006 11:27:40 AM · #13
to muscular for my tastes.
07/06/2006 11:09:59 AM · #14
Originally posted by idnic:

Originally posted by fotomann_forever:

I believe this hot chick could kick my ass.


LOL You'd like that, Leroy! :P


You have no idea how correct you are :-)
07/06/2006 10:28:39 AM · #15
Great shots, Cindi!

Brooke reminds me of a much taller version of Sheryl Crow (and younger too) - does she sing, too?
07/06/2006 09:43:41 AM · #16
Originally posted by Nobody:

What's with the Bengals stuff in Jacksonville?


Her husband is a HUGE Bengals fan, he wanted those shots for his game room. lol

Just got email from Brooke. She's over the moon with her shots. I'm so glad :D
07/06/2006 09:42:21 AM · #17
Very nice pics Cindi!
07/06/2006 09:41:11 AM · #18
What's with the Bengals stuff in Jacksonville?
07/06/2006 09:40:00 AM · #19
Originally posted by fotomann_forever:

I believe this hot chick could kick my ass.


LOL You'd like that, Leroy! :P
07/06/2006 12:27:27 AM · #20
I believe this hot chick could kick my ass. She's HOT!
07/06/2006 12:18:54 AM · #21
interesting Thread :P
07/06/2006 12:05:49 AM · #22
LOL Thanks for the rename - I goofed before :P
07/05/2006 11:42:13 PM · #23
Originally posted by carisakD70:

Wow...and yet you don't look startled at all! LOL


LOL you should see the outtakes.... wait nevermind :P
07/05/2006 11:23:20 PM · #24
Wow...and yet you don't look startled at all! LOL
07/05/2006 11:22:06 PM · #25
Originally posted by carisakD70:

........do you use a timer and then rush into the shot... LOL I'd probably tip the chair that way! Or do you have someone else hit the button for you?


:D So glad you like that shot, I love it. I have a locking remote release cable for my camera, so I lock the remote while the camera is trying to focus on a spot that has no detail (background)... it confuses the lens and it tries and tries to focus until I pop into the scene (running clumsily), as soon as the camera finds something to see at the focus point I've chose (me), it starts clicking like mad and I try my best to pose. When I think I have it, I dash back to the camera and unlock the remote. The flashes are enough to make ya epileptic! That shot took about 150 exposures before I got one I liked.
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