For this set, Isa came out with a high fashion look. We changed the background to black for intensity. A grid was added to the AB800 to produce a spotlight on the background. I wanted to get some motion; so I asked Isa to flip her cape and raise her leg at the same time. To freeze the motion, I had the camera on high speed continuous mode. Thanks to those fast Alien Bees, they didn’t miss a sync. As far as post processing goes, I had to spend some time smoothing out her legs; the gradient from the octa casted more shadow on her stockings.
Archive for June, 2011
Every once in a while, I like to shoot with natural ambient light. No lighting tricks, just your subject, and what you feel. In this series, I used a gold reflector to enhance the contrast on Jillian. I just love how Jillian looks. Read more »
I found Model Mayhem about 3 years ago. I like browsing for models and getting ideas to work on. One of my favorite models is Jillian Ann. I always wondered what it would be like to work with such epic talent. There is something about her work that I can’t take my eyes off. So… dramatic. Read more »
You probably think that I messed this one up, don’t you? Believe it not, I did this on purpose. The questions is then… why? Read more »
She makes it look so easy. I am sure she spent years perfecting her look and brand. Read more »
Oh my… I missed the chance to shoot Isa last year when she was a guest at BAMPS. I jumped at the chance when I heard from Erwin that Isa just came back to town. Read more »