Erik rode by on his bike checking out what Eddy and I were doing with the cameras and light. I took the opportunity to call him over and ask him if he wanted to get a few photos taken.
He thought about it for a minute and said "Yeah sure, why not?"
We explained the 100 Strangers project to him and he stepped right up to the light. He's employed as a roofer and is involved in the Martial Arts. I talked shop with him for a while as he relaxed more and more. We got some good frames. He tried several poses including this one that I call his "Game Face". Those cold steel grey eyes really worked nice for that.
"Touch gloves and come out fighting"
This one's worth blowing up full size for a better look.
This was shot with my favourite outdoor portrait light - a B1600 with a beauty dish.
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