Sometimes its good to do something different.
I don’t generally like to take studio type pictures and portraits. Partly because its such a hassle and a pain to set the lights, arrange stuff, wait for the make up and so on. Having said that though, I love the idea of being able to switch from my normal ‘real’ portraits to something completely glamorous. BK is someone that I know and she had asked me to help with her portfolio.
The shots were done indoor and my lighting setup was simple. Flat lighting form 2 Canon speedlites (580 and 580 II) mounted on a stand with umbrella. The speedlites were controlled by the ST-E2. Speedlites were put on manual exposure at 1/4 power output each (after metering with lightmeter).
Make up was done by Awin…..
Canon EOS 1D MARK III
EF 70-200MM F/2.8 L
EF 24-70mm f/2.8 L
Speedlite 580 EX
Speedlite 580 II EX
f/8 at 1/125 ISO 400 Manual Exposure Flash fired