Oh sure, it's great to learn photography with live models that know how to bring the best out of the situation. But when you just want to learn your camera better, learn what all those dials mean, practice different techniques and not pay modeling fees, as all you need is a standing still model while playing with all the camera dial, you need a Doll. (<<< example of run on sentence)...Dolls don't always stand nicely. Use boots. Dolls stand very nicely in boots.... big adult garden boots. They were the perfect solution to camera practice.
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