In case you haven’t guessed it, light is an important part of photography.
The very word photography means to Write with Light. “Photo” meaning light and “Graphy” mean write or writing…. or that is what the scholars who study Greek and the like will tell you. Light is light, but it affects images massively, depending on… Continue reading
Here is a setup shot taken from my last shoot with Julie. It shows all the lights used to create the shot, the final result of which is on the right.
The thinking behind this particular images was to try and create a bright image with flat lighting to ensure the details in the cloths… Continue reading
Here is a quick setup shot from last year with Lisa. It gives you a rough idea as to how it was lit and it will also give you an insight as to the amount of retouching that was done on this particular shot. Its not the best shot from the shoot, legs are… Continue reading
This is a setup shoot from the Rock Chick shoot with Jesse. A few people asked how the shot was lit so here is the first of two post on how I did it. This first post, is the easy one and it describes how the sun effect was achieved. I kept it separate as it… Continue reading
Back to the bloging, here is another setup post. This is from the Shoot with Kurtis a while ago. I will briefly discuss two images as they are the ones that I remembered to take a pull back shot of and show the set up. Lets go.
The shot above resulted in the image below. It… Continue reading
This is a quick set up shot of a recent beach shoot with Gill ( photos to follow)
1/1000s – F4.5 – ISO: 200
-Nikon SB600 with 1/4 cto gel and shoot through umbrella
The SB600 with the umbrella and gel was not just quite able to over power the the sun so… Continue reading