Sax player with bokeh IMG_6844

f1.8 – 1/180 – Lighting setup shown above (because how would I describe that setup?)

Pregnant wife

f4.5 – 1/125 – ISO400 – Handheld speedlight with mini-softbox on the upper right side. Topaz Adjust utilized for colorization.

Beautiful wife

f4.5 – 1/180 – Speedlight handheld on upper left with mini-softbox. Sunlight coming from right side. Speedlight is serving as a fill light.

Fabric

f6.7 – 1/180 – Alien Bee light with reflective umbrella on front, left side. Speedlight with mini-softbox on right side.

Hose Nozzle

f4.0 – 1/180 – Speedlight with honeycomb grid coming from back left aimed at subject. White reflector on front right side – lighting the front side of the subject.

Cat

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f4.0 – 1/180 – Lighting setup shown above

Wife!

f2.8 – 1/125 – Alien Bee with half-closed reflective umbrella on front left side. Speedlight with mini-softbox with lower power on front right side

Apples

f8.0 – 1/180 – Alien Bee with reflective umbrella on front left side. White reflector on back – diagonally across from light.

Apples

f8.0 – 1/180 – Alien Bee with reflective umbrella on front left. Speedlight with mini-softbox on front right. Hand-held, unmodified speedlight handheld from above, aimed at back area of apples.

Saxophone sculpture

f2.5 – 1/180 – Speedlight with mini-softbox on left side aimed at background and second speedlight aimed to the right with reflective rogue flashbender on right side of speedlight bouncing light back into background. Both speedlights at same level as sculpture. Crumpled foil as background and semi-gloss white foam board under glass.