photo session – Modern Gypsies – golden birds

photo session - Modern Gypsies - golden birds

Another series from the recent publicity photo session with the Modern Gypsies, with two of the girls in costume, as golden birds. With costumes this detailed and complex, I wanted a simpler background. One that didn't intrude, and somehow complemented the subjects. Classic architecture! Here are the behind-the-scenes  Read more inside...

lighting for on-location photo sessions – pick your battles

lighting for on-location photo sessions - pick your battles

When doing a photo session with a couple on location, I mix up the lighting as needed. With some photo sessions I may: - shoot available light only; - or I may decide with a photo session to use direct on-camera flash, with some sequences available light only; or - with some photo sessions I use  Read more inside...