Internationally acclaimed for presenting world-renowned and emerging talent from around the globe and New York City’s own backyard, the Central Park SummerStage season promises to be as electrifying as ever... (from the Summer Stage website)
Isn't she beautiful? I mean, just look at her. 8 ft wide, the capacity to hold 3 heads. sigh. totally out of my league. I just stood shyly in the corner and ogled her from afar... There's 3 profoto 8a packs powering that sexy beast there, which retail at a startling $11,000. That's , ahem *each*. All in all there were 10 packs and 10 heads blasting away on the dancers. That's 24,000 Watt seconds of strobaliciousness. That'd be THREE HUNDRED AND TWENTY of my on-camera flashes. There was a line to play with the cameras (BYO flash card) but I just couldn't be bothered. Everyone's pics pretty much looked the same anyway.
I was feeling nostalgic and missing film. I had this print on my fridge for a couple of years but then gave it to my neighbor because it made a nice diptych with one he has. I had to borrow it back to scan it because I couldn't be bothered to look for the negative.