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Dinora + Leo

Discussion in 'Formal Portraits and Weddings' started by LuisCadenaJr, Apr 11, 2011.

  1. LuisCadenaJr


    Feb 3, 2011
    Here is one of my last sessions for this nice couple I will be shooting their wedding and this was their engagement session I hope you like it.
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  2. Linwood


    Dec 23, 2010
    Sewickley, PA
    Nice shots.
  3. Wow. Those look great! Fabulous lighting! Was that done 'in a studio' or do you carry light around town?
  4. These are great. What sort of light modifier did you use to light up your subjects?
  5. Very nice, I especially like the lighting a lot also.
  6. Great photo's. Can you share how you set up the lighting?
  7. LuisCadenaJr


    Feb 3, 2011
    Thank you for your comments. I used a two lighting approach for this session. I used a 24x32 softbox with an Alienbee B800 the other light was also a B800 but this one I only used it's 7" silver reflector just for a kicker/hairish light. I shot this sequence with a 5DMKII and my personal favorite lens 70-200 f2.8L IS and shot this at ISO200 f2.8 at 1/10 shutter speed(hand held) to get more ambient lighting in the background.
    I personally don't really like my kicker light to be as pronounced in my shots so I went with a f5.6 and a fair amount of distance to get a more even lighting and just a touch of light on their shoulders or hairs.
    I am adding a diagram so you can see better my setup.
    once again thanks!!
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  8. great lighting!
  9. shtarka1


    Feb 1, 2008
  10. nextelbuddy


    Jul 15, 2010
    love the procesing and light as well. the procesing gives the images that catalogue/magazine feel :) 
  11. cbbr


    Nov 21, 2009
    Baton Rouge, La.
    Great set! And thanks for the lighting info.
  12. Very nice!!!
  13. gwh1bass


    Sep 14, 2008
    Lansing MI
    Something about the last shot is just perfect.
  14. Tony Ad

    Tony Ad

    May 20, 2008
    Fairfax Station, VA
    Tony Admana
    Great use of lighting set up, good looking couple, & great shots overall. Well done.
  15. ejstefl


    Jan 13, 2011
    Milwaukee, WI
    Very nice work. Love the lighting and post work.
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