Tag: jordanshiraki

27 Oct

Journey to ShirakiPhoto: My Story Told for the Very First Time

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unlv mag 2

Not many people know my real story. The story of me at the age of 13 taking my very first picture with a vintage 1960′s SLR. Or the story of my pivotal decision to abandon a career in dentistry to instead pursue ShirakiPhoto. I recently told these stories for the very first time in a UNLV publication featuring some of their prominent alumni.

25 Aug

Ken Okuyama x ShirakiPhoto // KODE57 Enji World Debut

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Being Japanese and an absolute gear head, Ken Okuyama has always been one of my automotive heroes. Okuyama is one of the most prolific and influential car designers overseeing the creation of the Ferrari Enzo, Ferrari 599, Ferrari P4/5, Acura NSX, Maserati Birdcage 75th, Quattroporte, etc.

31 Dec

2015 International Dodge Ad Campaign: Final Layouts

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dodge collage final

As this year comes to a close, I’m incredibly thankful for all the opportunities and blessings that have come my way throughout the year. The highlight was having my work displayed around the world for the duration of 2015 in the form of an international ad campaign for Dodge featuring the Challenger, Charger, Durango and Journey.

21 Dec

A Stormtrooper’s Ride of Choice

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StormTrooper BACMono

To celebrate the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, I decided to do something a little special. We closed down the Thermal Club, a private motorsports facility in Palm Springs to shoot the BAC Mono with a First Order Stormtrooper piloting the car.

17 Dec

Finally Made it into Lamborghini’s World Wide Publication

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Ever since laying my eyes on the beautiful $90 Lamborghini coffee table books, it’s been my dream to be published in it. Finally after 5 years of waiting, I was called by their publisher to be featured in their upcoming issue.

11 Dec

2014 Bentley Continental GT: Step by Step Photoshop Walkthrough

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Quick tutorial on how I photoshopped a 2014 Bentley Continental GT start to finish.

29 Oct

HD Nature Desktop Wallpaper

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I thought I’d change things up and attempt to take a pretty nature desktop wallpaper like the ones that come bundled with your Mac or PC. I stumbled upon a beautiful lavender field and just knew it would be the perfect place to capture a picture.

09 Oct

2014 Lamborghini Aventador Interior & Lighting Tutorial

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This is as close to perfect as I’ve ever achieved with an interior shot. Due to popular demand, I created a brief tutorial on how to light an interior with a flash light and model car.

26 Jun

Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas 2013

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The 17th Annual Electric Daisy Carnival held at Las Vegas Motor Speedway is a three-day electronic dance music extravaganza.

15 Dec

The Cleveland Clinic Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas

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I’ve always been a huge fan of architectural photography but rarely have time to do it. This is my third attempt at it and I feel I’m slowly getting the hang of this extremely challenging genre of photography.