Genevieve Magazine Cover Shoot

It was on the 7th of May, 2014 that we welcomed Dolapo Oni, Adeola Ariyo and Sheyi Shay into Camara-Studios.
Genevieve Magazine and Dimeji Alara had done it again. They brought together Nigerias three most finest and independent young female makers and shakers in the entertainment industry.

Their stunning make up was done by Bimpe Odukoya and Dimeji Alara was was in charge of styling.

We worked with a typical “Beauty Light” setting. This means soft light…

Our Cabaret Shoot

It was at a cabaret show in Capetown earlier this year that I could finally purchase these eccentric ‘Moulin Rouge’ accessories that I always wanted to have. As soon as could make some time out back in Lagos, I called my team together to create a shoot around them.

I called Ify (the model), Zubby (for hair styling) and Eni Lise from BOM Magazine (for Make up). Together we spent a great day just experimenting and…

The Shell

When I went shopping for accessories for the studio the other day, I stumbled on this fake decorative shell. I loved its structure and shape and I bought it right away.

Back in the studio I called Oluchi (Model), Kashogi (Make up) and Zubby (Hair Stylist) to schedule a shoot all around the Shell. They all looked very surprised when I presented them with it. But I explained to them that I just wanted to experiment…

Not much Drama

After a late night shoot on a Friday, I was looking forward to a relaxed Saturday with my kids. There were no bookings for that day and I was mentally ready to enter my week end with some house cleaning, grocery shopping and tennis with the kids. But before 8am in the morning the office mobile phone rang beside my bed and a cheerful, young female voice told me that she and her boyfriend wanted…

Celebrating Your Body

Last week end we had one of my favorite photo shoots. It was a semi nude photo session for a young lady who just wanted to celebrate her body.

I call the nude photography I do “body landscapes”. The images are not complete full frontal nudes, but light hitting naked body parts, just revealing the outline of the body. The work with light and shadow is very tricky. I let difficult body zones disappear in the…