Pregnant belly!

f2.8 – 1/180 – Alien Bee with shoot-through umbrella high and in front. Speedlight with mini-softbox on front left side.

Story behind the photo

My wife is 38 weeks pregnant tomorrow (the day after this photo was taken.) Amelia has been on the right side of her belly (left side in the photo). It was quite difficult to take a symmetrical photo with the lop-sided belly. :-)

Grass on white

f3.5 – 1/125 – Speedlight with mini-softbox aimed at white fence (in background). I used manual focus for this photo.

Getting Things Done book

f5.6 – 1/125 – Alien Bee with shoot-through umbrella on front left with speedlights aimed at background

Hands

f8 – 1/125 – Speedlight with mini-softbox coming from straight above hands (a few inches away).

A is for Amelia

f5.6 – 1/125 – Alien Bee with shoot-through umbrella on upper left side.

apple

f5.6 – 1/180 – Speedlight with mini-softbox on back left side. Handheld magazine with white page on front right side.

pizza

f5.6 – 1/180 – Speedlight with mini-sofbox coming from 90° left.

camera

f6.7 – 1/180 – Alien Bee with shoot-through umbrella on front left, speedlights aimed at background.

Glasses

f6.7 – 1/180 – Alien Bee with umbrella on front left. Speedlight with mini-softbox coming from right side. Image ‘inversed’ in Photoshop using Gradient Map adjustment layer.

texture

1/180 – just a simple wood texture taken while free-lensing with my 50mm lens.