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Saturday, June 28, 2008

One More CTO Assignment Pic

For some reason this photo did not show up in my CTO assignment results search. But thankfully, a reader pointed it out in the comments.

Big hat tip to The Light Whisperer for this neat cross-gelling, light-bouncing image.

Says TLW:

"F8 - ½ second. Camera white balance set to tungsten. Two flashes, one outside window (left) without any gel for a (daylight environment to simulate moonlight) , a second in a hall outside the room (right) with strong orange gel. Additional light from a oil lamp allowed to burn in for ½ second. "

Wow, cool. And warm, too...

Click the pic to see it bigger. He also posted a setup diagram and more notes here.


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13 Comments:

Anonymous drx said...

Wow, poverful setup! great!

I like the spooky shadow very much,
great concept

June 28, 2008 11:18 AM  
Blogger Rick said...

I love this shot - it's so cool!

June 28, 2008 12:36 PM  
Blogger Sergei Rodionov said...

Yeah, out of few posted on this assignment - this one is the most interesting, b/c not only it is using technique, but it also got story in the shot.

Very creative.

June 28, 2008 1:17 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

What a smart brain!!

June 28, 2008 4:30 PM  
Blogger Cesar S said...

Thank You David, It is awesome to be a part of you blog again.

Thanks
Cesar T Sanchez

June 28, 2008 4:46 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

That is an awesome shot! Nice work!

June 28, 2008 5:42 PM  
Blogger Eric said...

Awesome stuff throughout his portfolio.

June 28, 2008 8:05 PM  
Blogger Eric said...

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June 28, 2008 9:45 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Cesar, great photo, and thanks for talking the time and trouble to post the setup. Very creative and well executed!

June 28, 2008 10:45 PM  
Blogger Paolo said...

That's really cool!
My hat off to the Light Whisperer.
Congratulations for his creativity to the author!

June 29, 2008 1:17 PM  
Anonymous Robert said...

Cesar,

Excellent work. Also a great job on the diagram explaining the lighting setup. One of the best.

RL
http://www.photographyandthemac.com

June 29, 2008 1:42 PM  
Anonymous Wedding Photographer French Riviera said...

This is excellent work. I like these photos where the artist stages everything, creating a truely exciting moment. Not an opportunistic shot but really a work of art!

June 30, 2008 3:38 AM  
Blogger tangcla said...

Sorry Dave - I gotta say, his diagrams are prettier than yours... :)

July 01, 2008 4:03 AM  

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