Category Archives: Beauty

Sexy Throwback Saturday Jan 20

So I have been thinking about showing some of my earlier work and post it. But somehow posting it all social media platforms seem repetitive. Hmmmmm… So throwback Saturday is Erika Ocampo, but is now Erika Mejias. Shot in 2013

Shooting with Ms. Amanda N

It been some time since the last time Amanda and I worked together on a project. She’s truly an awesome model with an innocent sexy vibe about her. Can’t wait to see what 2018 holds for us in the photography industry.

Sexy Barbershop shoot 2017

After working overnight before the shoot you think I’ll be super tired and ready for bed. But no, I was super excited about this shoot. I had a lot of great ideas and concepts about lighting and was ready for the shoot. I wanted to set up the barbershop shoot differently then I did in 2016.  First by not bringing all the models in for makeup at the same time and spacing them out 2and half hours apart. Plus the cool thing is that the owner of the shop wanted to be in the shoot. You may be thinking, he […]

Retouching Software Vs Photoshop

I purchased this software some time ago to help me with my workflow and minimize my time in Photoshop. I have to say I am pretty impressed, it did about 65% of the work for me. But unfortunately it really didn’t save me no time. It’s a good software for people that not that involve in Photoshop.

My Cell Phone pictures and Photoshop

Today cell phone are the new camera for this generation I say and you can now have your pictures printed from your phone. Although your cell phone can’t take a picture like your SLR due to your dynamic range. But it’s good enough for people today. So just everybody, it’s easier to bring my phone with me then having one of my SLR. So while I was out on vacation in Michigan, on one of my friend’s boat. I saw a sailboat passing by and took a picture with my cell phone and thought nothing of it. So fast for […]

Doll house project

The Doll house project was another one of Karla awesome ideas. She always keeping you on a creative edge. Now adding Xochitl to the project, now that taking creativity to the next level. Model: Xochitl Ramirez Onohan HMUA By: Karla Mendez-Meraz Photographer: Ny-Ke Image Studio Copyright © 2015 Ny Ke Image Studio All Rights Reserved.  

Publish work

Awesome, Had images publish in Surreal Beauty Magazine. Model: Sandra A           Hair and Makeup by: Karla Mendez

Winter Legs Project with Erika

Ok.. It’s was snowing and cold, But the perks of being in Chicago. Erika Ocampo and I are not new to working together in Chicago cold weather, this is our second year of working in the cold winter season. Fashion Editorial.