It pays to get the best from your photographic work. Not only can pictures be used to display your skills, they can also be used in lucrative ad campaigns and to accompany editorial work. We peep into Clare Credland’s portfolio…
Clare Credland has worked at Doncaster’s Pink Orchid salon for the past 10 years, specialising in nails for the past three. A finalist in the British Beauty Awards, she is also enjoying being a new mum, but is looking forward to getting back to nails!
Domestic Goddess I created this look for an advertisement in a local magazine to illustrate a Stepford Wives-type lifestyle. I used pre-tailored tips, overlayed with acrylic and then varnished. The acrylic was applied in thin sections and all the tips were made the same length and shape.
Top Tip Always take a varnish close to the cuticles, but avoiding contact, as this causes flooding. Using a cuticle stick tipped with cotton wool and varnish remover, gently wipe around the cuticle to create a clean, crisp cuticle finish. (more…)