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Good morning, Chicago!

And welcome to your winter wonderland. %-} One more was inevitable, and at least it's pretty...



And yes, I do need to go out in it, though later than originally planned. Unless my audition tonight gets rescheduled too.

Had fun getting new headshots yesterday, and from what I saw on the camera monitor I think I'll be pleased. Though I find myself once again bemused by makeup artists. Not that I'm ever going to argue that they don't know what they're doing -- the end result of whatever-it-is-always bears that out -- but dude, I use less mascara than that for full-out goth! We're talking bordering on Rose Tyler here.

I think I may be a walking example of the distinction between girly and high-maintenance.

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amilyn
Mar. 29th, 2009 03:37 pm (UTC)
Isn't it GORGEOUS???

And...Rose Tyler mascara on YOU????

::blink::

Are there non-Rose-Tyler versions?
wiliqueen
Mar. 29th, 2009 03:43 pm (UTC)
Are there non-Rose-Tyler versions?

*blink*

Um... approximately 95% of the way people wear it? Or... wait, do you mean versions of my headshots, or versions of mascara?

If the former, then no, but it's a matter of what things look like in photos vs. real life.

Edited at 2009-03-29 03:44 pm (UTC)
amilyn
Mar. 29th, 2009 04:16 pm (UTC)
I mean are there photos in this set with the non-Rose-Tyler-mascara on YOU. :-)
quasievil_bunny
Mar. 29th, 2009 07:03 pm (UTC)
That sounds like mascara bordering on drag queen proportions!

At least it photographs well.

*g*
wiliqueen
Mar. 29th, 2009 07:56 pm (UTC)
Which is the point. And it wasn't until later that it started looking clumpy and brought the Rose comparison to mind.
darkmagess
Mar. 29th, 2009 07:50 pm (UTC)
The mascara really makes me want to see the photos now. :)
wiliqueen
Mar. 29th, 2009 07:52 pm (UTC)
It really doesn't look out of the ordinary in photos. Just felt ridiculously heavy. And the clumpiness was later.
darkmagess
Mar. 29th, 2009 07:57 pm (UTC)
So I guess the makeup people aren't that insane?
wiliqueen
Mar. 29th, 2009 08:04 pm (UTC)
Nope. Didn't mean to imply that they were; it's just a Thing What Bemuses Me.

I certainly wouldn't be able to use that much goop and have it look the way it's supposed to on camera. They know what they're doing, and I really really don't.
darkmagess
Mar. 29th, 2009 08:05 pm (UTC)
I wish I could have a makeup artist do me up one day just to see what the result would be. Because... yeah. Those skills are beyond me.
yeopard
Mar. 30th, 2009 09:11 pm (UTC)
When are you going to get the pictures back? You'll post them, right? :)
wiliqueen
Mar. 30th, 2009 09:49 pm (UTC)
Nah. I'll hold them back, just 'cause. ;-P

I have online proofs as of today; the film contact sheets will be about two weeks. I'm booked solid this week, though, so I doubt I'll post anything about them until at least Sunday.
evil_overlord
Apr. 1st, 2009 07:30 pm (UTC)
awww, pretty! Your guys' snow lasted longer than ours did, apparently. hee. [don't think we had much come morning, and we *were* getting accumulation.]

Yeah, it really is amazing how much make-up you need to wear In Reality to get a good picture [or look good on film].
wiliqueen
Apr. 1st, 2009 08:03 pm (UTC)
Amazing. Appalling. One of those 'a' words. %-}

The snow stuck around for about a day -- it was fresh and new that morning. It was still falling for a while after I took that photo.

Edited at 2009-04-01 08:04 pm (UTC)
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