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Dec 11, 2016 18:03 |  #8116

Here is my beauty, a quick iPhone shot on the balcony on our recent cruise

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Dec 12, 2016 01:25 |  #8117

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Dec 19, 2016 17:52 |  #8118

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This is my fiancée, that count?


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Love the lighting in this - Great Job!


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Dec 20, 2016 20:18 |  #8119

Took Photos of the wife's new hair cut and color

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Dec 22, 2016 17:26 |  #8120

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Found some old RAWS from three or four years ago that I thought I'd deleted. Couple of really nice ones.

XTi, T2i, 50mm 1.8 II, Helios 44-4

  
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Dec 22, 2016 18:12 as a reply to  @ Thayli's post |  #8121

I really like this, very sharp, the lighting is excellent, and I like the black and white touch.


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Dec 23, 2016 05:38 |  #8122

Great capture and with an old xti?! Nicely done!




  
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Dec 25, 2016 12:28 |  #8124

Thx for the compliments guys. That Xti did very well for me, which is why I was so happy to find a thousand old RAWs from it. Its now used by my 4 year old with a helios 44 on it, and still takes the occasional really nice one. Thanks again.


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Dec 27, 2016 00:14 |  #8125

Lunatique wrote in post #18063480 (external link)
Question: when you guys use strobes to light outdoor scenes (or even just using reflectors), do you prefer to match the direction of the light to the direction of the sun, so that the entire scene looks more coherent and natural? Or do you guys not care, as long as the subject is exposed to a good balance against the brightness of the background?

Personally, I find it a challenge to achieve the prefect balance so that the foreground lighting being controlled by the photographer matches the lighting of the environment so that everything looks natural and coherent. Too often what I see is the foreground appearing a bit too bright and losing the sense of natural coherency our eyes are used to seeing in real-life. It can work for certain aesthetic effects though, such as purposely highlighting the subject against the background, but it's a very distinct and intentional look that doesn't always fit.

I know that this question is quite old, but I just found the thread...

I try to "extend" the sunlight's direction. ie: if the sun is at 10 o'clock over the right shoulder of my model, I put my strobe at 7 o'clock. Putting it at 4-5 o'clock confuses one's mind. You like the shot, but your brain tells you that something is wrong with the light, even though you don't consciously know why.

Here are two examples of that theory:

Does that help?

Oh.. and to qualify with the thread, my wife and I in the second shot ;)


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Dec 27, 2016 03:01 |  #8126

PExpo wrote in post #18219208 (external link)
Took Photos of the wife's new hair cut and color

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Is the bokeh from the lens or software?? Looks great. If lens, combo please? Cudos :)


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Dec 27, 2016 16:25 as a reply to  @ rejay14's post |  #8127

My guess is that it is the 135L, which is why I am itching to get my hands on one!




  
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Dec 27, 2016 16:29 |  #8128

rejay14 wrote in post #18224546 (external link)
Is the bokeh from the lens or software?? Looks great. If lens, combo please? Cudos :)


Niccas9 wrote in post #18224968 (external link)
My guess is that it is the 135L, which is why I am itching to get my hands on one!

Flickr link says 85/1.2 @ F/1.2.


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Dec 28, 2016 09:58 as a reply to  @ rejay14's post |  #8129

bokeh is from lens, I used a 5DMIII body with an 85mm f/1.2 lens wide open at 1.2


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Dec 28, 2016 09:59 as a reply to  @ Niccas9's post |  #8130

We typically favor the 135mm but this shot was actually with the 85mm, we're prime lens junkies.. lol


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