8/29/08 Wedding

Discussion in 'Formal Portraits and Weddings' started by DrewC, Sep 1, 2008.

  1. DrewC

    DrewC

    Jan 30, 2007
    Denver, CO
    Here is one from last fridays wedding... i'm pretty happy with it, the cloud gods were smiling at me, and i had a great couple to work with... and a trusty assistant at my side holding my light that would've otherwise blown into lake superior... er, probably AWAY from lake superior...

    i'll add more when i'm not so busy

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    take care
    -drew
     
  2. nice shot, drew
    dramatic sky you had that day
    good for you..... and the happy couple

    glad to see that she's the kind of gal who didn't mind getting her gown a bit dirty on the bottom
     
  3. Miguel

    Miguel

    May 12, 2006
    Norwalk, CT
    I like this shot. Very nice lighting and very dramatic look to the shot.
     
  4. Very nice photo, Great lighting, especially nice whites. You could crop a tad tighter to express the subject and still have a wonderful, colorful photo
     
  5. Wow! The lighting is fantastic.
     
  6. Paintguru

    Paintguru

    336
    Dec 28, 2006
    Detroit, MI
    Yup good balance of ambient and flash.
     
  7. APandya

    APandya

    362
    Jul 2, 2008
    NJ
    I agree, the balance is good. Did you use a meter or by eye?
     
  8. Terri French

    Terri French

    May 5, 2005
    Idaho
    Excellent. If you have time, could you share a little more information on how you setup your shot.
     
  9. DrewC

    DrewC

    Jan 30, 2007
    Denver, CO
    thanks everyone.... i almost always guesstimate and that seems to work out just fine. in this instance the clouds were looking great and i wanted the dramatic look so i underexposed the ambient by about 1.5 stops or so and just blasted my sunpak 544 into an umbrella just left (shadows explain it all)