Cara in patent leather

Cara can flow pose with no direction from me. Occasionally, I'll ask for one thing or another. On this shot I said "...

Can an apple a day, help!

An apple a day! Photographer: Gary McGillivray-Birnie @mcgillivraybirniephotography Model: @gulzhanat_saidovav @...


Studio session with wet hair and one Profoto strobe with a zoom reflector. Turning this hard light source into a...
Last: March 24, 2020

Limiting light

Trying for a dramatic effect by limiting light on the face. It is harder than I thought to limit the light to a small...
Last: March 16, 2020

How I started my photography journey.

A few years ago I moved to LA from Armenia. A few months later I managed to buy my first camera. And I made a decision...
Last: March 15, 2020

The Largest Room in The World

The largest room in the world is room for improvement. Please feel free to critique my shot as I am just learning to...
Last: March 14, 2020

The Alcoholic

Our family suffers from this disease
Last: March 10, 2020

Greek/Roman inspired

I've been having fun with some themed portraits, this is one of my best so far! Any CC is welcome!

Sophie in natural light with reflection

Sophie in Natural light Photographer: Gary McGillivray-Birnie @mcgillivraybirniephotography Model: @sophieadams0...

Alysa near and far

I got this full length mirror for my styling room then it occurred to me to use it in the studio as a prop. I love when...


3 light setup, the background is not hand painted, i made it digital.

Dramatic noir portrait of a young woman

Hey, I've been having trouble with categorizing the picture within available categories of photos. It's noir, dramatic...
Last: March 4, 2020


D750 50mm sb5000 speed light 2 ring light


D750 24-120 mm Day light

Mannequin Mania

Trying to learn lighting and decided using a cheap mannequin head...$20... could be a good way to do it since I have no...

Busy toddler

He was walking through the house and I followed him with an Octabox handheld. Here he was approaching me, camera...


Single light, 18mm on a D500 body

Bella's New Headshot

Bella came over to shoot white looks on black backgrounds and black looks on white backgrounds. We were just about done...


Friends of mine commissioned me to take a portrait of a musician who is currently under their management. It was my...
Last: February 20, 2020