Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Studio Portraits

Spent some time with photographer Gaston Lacombe in the studio last week photographing Juan Luis and Fabien. 

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Baseball photo featured in Pixcetera

This post is only about three months late but that's ok.  My baseball photo that won for best student advertising at FotoWeek DC 2009 is part of a featured gallery at Pixcetera.  If you haven't visited their site before now is your chance.  They have a great selection of galleries ranging from fashion to food to lifestyle:

Friday, February 5, 2010

Dancing With Light

Last week Melissa was kind enough to come into the studio for some dancing photos.  Her graceful dancing motions were crying out for some lighting accents.  Enter the two flashlights - one in red and one in white.  This "painting with light" technique allows a flash to freeze Melissa at the start of her routine while the remaining 29 seconds of exposure only captures the flashlight motion. (click on photo for larger version)