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Sinful Seven: Gluttony by Kendra-Paige Sinful Seven: Gluttony :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 56 12 Sinful Seven: Lust by Kendra-Paige Sinful Seven: Lust :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 54 7 Sinful Seven: Sloth by Kendra-Paige Sinful Seven: Sloth :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 42 8 Sinful Seven: Pride by Kendra-Paige Sinful Seven: Pride :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 36 9 Birth of Venus VI by Kendra-Paige Birth of Venus VI :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 111 6 Birth of Venus V by Kendra-Paige Birth of Venus V :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 257 23 Birth of Venus IV by Kendra-Paige Birth of Venus IV :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 157 12 Birth of Venus III by Kendra-Paige Birth of Venus III :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 336 15 Birth of Venus II by Kendra-Paige Birth of Venus II :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 111 8 Birth of Venus by Kendra-Paige Birth of Venus :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 93 5 Gild The Lily III by Kendra-Paige Gild The Lily III :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 44 10 Gild The Lily II by Kendra-Paige Gild The Lily II :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 63 2 Gild The Lily by Kendra-Paige Gild The Lily :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 69 10 Winter on Fire IV by Kendra-Paige Winter on Fire IV :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 32 6 Winter on Fire III by Kendra-Paige Winter on Fire III :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 71 18 Winter on Fire II by Kendra-Paige Winter on Fire II :iconkendra-paige:Kendra-Paige 131 6

Deviousness & Interviews

Celebrating Deviousness - September 2015

In Recognition of Exemplary Membership and an Outstanding Spirit of helpfulness and mentoring within the DeviantArt community.
Introducing Kendra-Paige
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“My name is Kendra Paige, and I am a fashion and beauty photographer, as well as a photography educator. I have been a member of DeviantArt for over eleven years, joining as a young teenager while first experimenting with digital art. I first picked up a film camera in 2005, and discovered my love for photography in a high school darkroom. As fate would have it, I now have the honor of inspiring high school students as a photography instructor in sunny Florida.
The community on DeviantArt has played a vital role in my development as an artist, as well as a mentor. I wrestled with ambitious visions that I could not yet commit to reality, lear
Interview with Kendra-PaigeI am really thrilled this month to bring you an interview with Kendra-Paige ! Kendra Paige is a wonderfully inspiring fashion photographer currently located in South Florida. Her high quality fashion work never fails to impress and I hope you'll find her work as inspiring as I do!


What made you decide to photograph fashion? And were people the first subject in front of your lens?


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The first time I picked up a camera was to photograph classmates in high school, so people and portraits were always a focus for me. I dabbled in cosplay photography afterward, as it was a great way to further develop my technical skills and creative eye with willing subjects. Fashion, however, became my end goal. While I loved portraiture, photographing fashion and beauty editorials allowed me to blend the two things I love most: writing and photography. Fashion editorials are visual storytelling, with alluring subjects and
Art and Artists: Kendra-PaigeDear watchers and visitors,
More than one week passed since we introduced to you one of our very first and constant contributors, and now it's time to move on and meet new people.
Today we draw your attention to a very wise, talented and truly exquisite photographer, Kendra-Paige!
Kendra is originally from Point Pleasant, New Jersey, but at the moment she lives in Florida, where she produces the bulk of her work. She is really a sophisticated and mature person, and today she will share her artist's wisdom with you. Prepare to pay your full attention, because from this interview you will learn a lot!
This is what Kendra told us about herself:
"I have a few hobbies such as writing, though my photography has taken over everything, so I now try to funnel my writing into concepts for my portrait and fashion work. I'm a very optimistic person, and I'll always find a silver lining. While I do remain realistic on many things, I always find that having a positive attitude can make th
Devious Accents `15Have you ever wondered what goes on in the artistic endeavors of a Senior? What makes them tick?
"Devious Accents" is a feature/interview series of Senior Members here on deviantART that aims to surface key features of each Senior and to show them to the community as a whole, brought to you by dAseniors--the official group for Senior Members on deviantART!
Finally, thoughts and sentiments from the Senior-side are revealed to the general community. Let's get started! :la:
Joining us this week will be Kendra-Paige, a skilled photographer and long-time deviant!
Aphicrys: Why did you decide to make the leap and become a deviant?
Kendra-Paige: It was over nine years ago when I joined, when I was a very young teenager still grasping at expression. DeviantART was new and growing at the time, with a rather close-knit community, which was something lacking on other art communities. I believe that’s what drew me to the site at the time
People + Portraits Photography Talent SpotlightKendra-Paige has been on deviantART for over eight years now and has made a strong mark on the people and portraits gallery especially with her fashion work. Her kit consists of a Canon 5D Mark II and a Canon EF 85mm 1.2L II lens using various other lenses and focal lengths but repeatedly gravitating towards the 85mm. She uses a combination of lightroom and photoshop to post-process her work although she keeps her editing as minimal as possible as she doesn't enjoy the post-processing bit of photography!
Why did you choose people as a photographical interest?
I have always found people to be fascinating, and I have a particular interest in expressions and eyes. The eyes tend to be the focal point in a lot of my work, and typically dictate the image. Aside from this, it’s the collaborative effort that I enjoy in portraiture. When you take images of animals and nature, there is only so much control you have with the subject - a lot of it is luck

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Deviousness Award

Deviousness Award
Kendra-Paige is a staple of our community at DeviantArt, and one look at her gallery will show you why. A member of the site for over eleven years, in that time she has developed and showcased a colourful and immediately-identifiable style of fashion photography that deviates wonderfully from the norm. On top of her powerful work she finds time to comment, critique, and mentor new artists while educating the community on the technical and business elements of photography. It is with great excitement that we name Kendra-Paige the recipient of the Deviousness Award for September 2015.
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Mentor Profile for seniormentors



I can mentor you in: Fashion Photography, People & Portraits
Specifically, I can help you with: All areas of photography, post-production, and business planning. With over ten years of photography experience, I am currently an industry educator with leading websites and magazines such as Fstoppers and Retouched Magazine. I can cover a wide range of topics, which include digital photography, retouching & post-production, studio lighting, natural lighting, working with models and building a creative team, business plans & marketing, equipment, Adobe Lightroom & Photoshop, as well as social media.
I can mentor you through: Notes, Skype, & E-Mail

Some of my work:
Forget Me Not by Kendra-Paige So Much For Symmetry by Kendra-Paige It's In Her Nature by Kendra-Paige Cameo by Kendra-Paige Kaleidoscope II by Kendra-Paige

If you would like to start mentoring with me, please send a Note Note to seniormentors and include the following information:
  • What art medium would you like to be mentored in?
  • What is your goal for mentoring? What would you like to get better at? (Please try to be specific!)
  • Do you wish to work with any Senior Mentor in particular?

Please allow up to 7 days for one of our group admins to respond to your application. Pairings are done based on availability of the Senior Mentor. If the mentor you wish to work with does not have slots available, or feels they would not be a good fit, we will try to match you with another of our skilled seniors. Thank you for your interest in seniormentors!

Status: Not accepting new pupils until spots open up in February.

Hope to hear from you soon,
Kendra-Paige


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Kendra-Paige
Kendra Paige
Artist | Photography
United States
I am a self-taught portrait, fashion, and commercial photographer based in South Florida. My work has a taste for the whimsical, colorful, and fantastical. My style is often described as elegant, clean, and contemporary, and I strive to be a positive influence in the photography world.
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Minato-Kushina Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2018
:iconhappybirthdaysignplz: :iconhappybirthday2plz: Happy Birthday, dear Kendra! :heart: :hug: All your wishes and even more may come true! :party: :iconsomeconfettiplz:
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brennennn Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2018
Happy birthday Kendra :heart:
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hieronymushoefer Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2018
happy birthday :)
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DragonTamer01 Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2018
Happy birthday, Kendra!
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mecengineer Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2018
Happy Birthday Kendra!
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GuardianMajor Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2018  Professional General Artist
:party: Happy Birthday!
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SenhArt Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2018
Happy Birthday Flag by Chaosbrazer       Happy Birthday Emote by mattdanna      Happy Birthday Flag by Chaosbrazer  
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Celem Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2018  Hobbyist Photographer
Happy Birthday!
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Egil21 Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2018
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"♥(✿◠‿◠)˙•٠•● Happy B-Day Kendra, I wish you the best!
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Mr-Ripley Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
Happy birthday :party: :cake:
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