It's Christmas Card Time! (First studio shoot with m4/3)

Discussion in 'Street, Documentary, and Portrait' started by Jman, Nov 5, 2011.

  1. Jman

    Jman Mu-43 Veteran

    Apr 20, 2011
    Columbus, OH
    First real 'studio' type shoot I've done with micro 4/3. I think it did admirably! These are candidates for the annual Christmas card. All with GH2 and PanaLeica 45/2.8, with two off camera speedlights (one shoot through white umbrella, the fill was a reflected silver umbrella)





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  2. RT_Panther

    RT_Panther Mu-43 Legend

    May 4, 2011
  3. sprinke

    sprinke Mu-43 All-Pro

    Apr 5, 2011
    Pasadena, CA
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    Very nice ... makes me think that it's going to be time for our holiday card photos soon!
  4. xdayv

    xdayv Color Blind

    Aug 26, 2011
    Tacloban City, Philippines
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    the first one is my fav!
  5. Bhupinder2002

    Bhupinder2002 Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Superb shots. She is so cute
  6. Biro

    Biro Mu-43 All-Pro

    May 8, 2011
    Jersey Shore
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    Truly a professional job! While all of the shots are wonderful... I would go with the first one for the purposes of a greeting card. A beautiful girl. Congratulations on the great work.
  7. BarefootPilgrim

    BarefootPilgrim Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Dec 23, 2009
    Westchester, IL
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    These are gorgeous! What a cute kid. And great captures too!
  8. WT21

    WT21 Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Feb 19, 2010
    You have a way with kids. Can you come by my house next weekend? ;)
  9. aznick

    aznick Mu-43 Regular

    Mar 4, 2010
    Arizona USA
    Beautiful shots!
  10. hkpzee

    hkpzee Mu-43 All-Pro

    Sep 5, 2011
    Hong Kong
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    Great shots! I also like the first one the best!
  11. timothysoong

    timothysoong Mu-43 Veteran

    Aug 10, 2011
    Taipei, Taiwan
    You're an inspiration! =)
  12. KVG

    KVG Banned User

    May 10, 2011
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    Kelly Gibbons
    Great Job on the portraits!
  13. 0dBm

    0dBm Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Jun 30, 2011
    Western United States
    Well done!

    What were your camera settings?

    Also, was the shoot-through umbie on her right (your left) or vice versa? I can usually tell by the intensity of the catchlight in the eyes; however, I can't determine.

    You did a good job will the velvetine. It is usually difficult to showcase such a highly light-absorbtive fabric.

    Was the backdrop paper? What color?