I'm currently in a painting class and I've been having a hard time finding good pictures of my own to paint. For my last class I ended up using a lot of stock photos of people I don't even know, so I thought for this class it would be better to ask for references from people who would actually like to have a painting done for them. :)
I'm mostly looking for high-quality photos of people with good lighting and compositions, but photos with an emphasis on people that also have horses would be alright. The larger the photo the better, as I'll be printing them to work off of.
Here are some examples of my work: