Featured Portraits – Danic

Portraits - Danic

Sometimes the best portraits I have taken are the ones which had the least preparation, the least amount of thought and the least amount of expectations.

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Featured Portrait – Donald

This is the first portrait I’ve taken (which is not of myself) using all these wonderful lighting stuff I’ve been working on. This one is a simple setup using 2 lights. As usual, the tough part was managing the shadows. Stay tuned for more on how this image was taken.

Featured Portrait- Self Portrait


I took a series of self portraits as part of my experimentation in the last few days. This one is quite an interesting one.

See the lighting diagram to know how i did this shot.

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Featured Portrait – Self Portrait

Reza- Self Portrait


Well. Not a bad shot though it was a pain to light myself properly. See how I managed to get this shot and the lighting diagram below.

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Portraits – BK in the studio

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 …

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Featured Portraits – Reza Ali by The Right Eye

I think self portraits are incredibly difficult and easy at the same time. Difficult because you become self-conscious of how you look. Easy because you can take your time and of course both the photographer and the subject is the same person and therefore you’re in charge. I took this as an experiment with lighting. …

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Featured Portrait – Johnny Moreno

This was taken at a time when I didnt know how to use the speedlite properly and didn’t know how to use the manual exposure mode (so I took at Aperture Priority). Johnny is a great friend of mine and he consented to have his pictures taken by me. I placed him underneath a shaded …

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Featured Portrait – Mary

I took this portrait of Mary in February. It was my first ‘proper’ model photo shoot. To tell you the truth, I didn’t have a clue about what I was doing so I just made things up as I went along. I like this one very much for 2 reasons: firstly because of the tonal …

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Featured Portrait – Randy Craft

Randy Craft is a great friend and teacher who lives in Hawaii. He was in Malaysia recently and I had the opportunity to take some portraits of him. Even as I obsess myself with getting the most up to date gear such as my 1DIII and the 85mm f/1.2 L, I find myself getting less …

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