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Overnight Train from Prague to Lviv

Overnight Train from Prague to Lviv

Well we left Prague for the summer. On Sunday night we took an overnight train from Prague to Lviv, Ukraine. No, the picture above is not our train. Here is the route that Google maps came up with. View Larger Map The actual route we took skipped Brno but instead went [Read More]

Models Wanted in Ukraine

Laguna Beach Bikini is looking for new models in Ukraine. Models will be selected castings held during the month of July 2009. Laguna Beach Bikini is always looking for new models to grace our pages. Models are selected at castings that are held in various cities around the [Read More]

Scene from a Movie Screen

Scene from a Movie Screen

Like a character from a scene off a movie screen, Aljona was last seen standing out in front of this Prague musical venue early one evening in June. She has on designer jeans and a light pink top, with her mobile phone at the ready for instant communication. She was more [Read More]

Hawk Eating Pigeon

Hawk Eating Pigeon

Prague, Czech Republic - Here is something interesting that I observed outside the window of my flat in the center of Prague. Up on a 4th story ledge of the building across the street, a bird-of-prey was eating a pigeon that it had just killed. I am guessing the bird is [Read More]

New Members Area

Laguna Beach, California (June 25, 2008) - We recently added a brand new Members Area to the online Laguna Beach Bikini magazine. If you click on “Models” in the top menu you will see that you need a password to enter. This area has galleries for each model. [Read More]

King of Pop Dead At 50

Los Angeles — Michael Jackson, the “King of Pop” died Thursday at UCLA Medical Center after being stricken in his home in Holmby Hills. He was 50. Michael Jackson started performing as a child in the 1960s with his family’s group, the Jackson Five [Read More]

Scottish Tartan Plaid Dress

Scottish Tartan Plaid Dress

Lovely Rita is ready to enjoy a Highland Fling in her strapless red tartan plaid country dress. Rita spends much of her free time in the country by a lake or should we say loch. Is that Nessie the sea monster behind her? No, it’s just a duck. Far have I traveled and [Read More]

How To Submit Your Headshot For Roles

In a previous article I wrote about the first three steps to a beginning acting career: 1. get headshots, 2. take acting classes and 3. submit for roles. Let’s talk about finding out about castings and submitting for roles. Mainstream Movies For mainstream Hollywood [Read More]

Walkin’ the Dog

Walkin’ the Dog

Classic early rock and roll by Rufus Thomas. [Read More]

They Took My Kodachrome Away

They Took My Kodachrome Away

Rochester, N.Y., 22 June 2009 — Paul Simon had a hit single in 1973 titled Kodachrome. Simon sung about his Nikon camera and how Kodachrome gave those “nice bright colors” and “the greens of summer”. The chorus sang “Please don’t [Read More]

She’s Got Work to Do

Nathia is hard at work in the office. During the day she works in a Hollywood bungalow talent agency. The rest of the time she pursues her dream as a model and actress trying to make it in Hollywood. Workin’ in a coal mine Goin’ on down, down Workin’ in a [Read More]

Two of a Kind

Two of a Kind

Two blonde sisters, Aneta and Petra, pose in a doorway, each wearing similar style shorts and top, and socks. They laugh alike, they walk alike, At times they even talk alike – You can lose your mind, When cousins are two of a kind. –theme from The Patty Duke [Read More]

Photography or Photoshop?

Photography or Photoshop?

Sometimes we see a great picture that could only have been created with Photoshop. There is heavy compositing, retouching and image manipulation that would be impractically to accomplish in-camera. Inevitably, someone asks: After all that manipulation, is the image even a [Read More]

New Search Engine Bing Challenges Google

Redmond, Wash — Microsoft has come out with a new search engine to challenge Google. Microsoft’s new search engine, called Bing, went live on Monday 1st June 2009. According to Microsoft “Bing is a search engine that finds and organizes the answers you [Read More]

Spring’s Swan Song

Spring’s Swan Song

Spring is winding down and summer is just around the corner. Teenage girls, looking forward to summer, are already outside in their bikinis working on their tans. Still their is a longing for spring. Yaro spots a swan out on the lake. Odette? Die linden Lüfte sind [Read More]

Stripping Exif Meta Data

One thing that is useful to do if you are creating images for the web is to strip out the EXIF meta data from the files before uploading them to your webserver. Starting with the moment you press the shutter on a digital camera, additional information is added to every [Read More]

Euro Casting 2009: Jiani from China

Euro Casting 2009: Jiani from China

Introducing Jiani. She is 20 years old with brown hair and brown eyes. Jiani is original from the People’s Republic of China, but now lives in Denmark. She says that Denmark can be cold and gloomy in the winter, but is wonderful in the summertime. Jiani was discovered [Read More]

Don’t Know Much About History

Don’t Know Much About History

Aljona may not know much about history, biology or science, but she has a keen interest in fashion and style and loves to go shopping for designer clothing in Italy. She likes to do her homework in front of the television while her favorite program is on. Don’t know [Read More]

Euro Casting 2009: Lucie S. from Bohemia

Euro Casting 2009: Lucie S. from Bohemia

Introducing Lucie S. She is just 21 years old with blonde hair and blue eyes. Lucie is from Bohemia, which is the western part of the Czech Republic, near the border with Germany. Lucie is a full-time, professional model, and travels all around Europe to work with [Read More]

Beware of Pretty Faces

Beware of Pretty Faces

Rita wears a trench coat in Prague. Then Johnny Rivers sings "Secret Agent Man". [Read More]

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