Reddit alien

My new reddit alien bobblehead. Acquired as swag at a reddit party in San Francisco.


This was done without a strobe. Key light was a ceiling-mounted fluorescent. Fill was from a silver reflector disc just out of frame camera left.


The tricky part was getting the LCD to have a reasonable color match. Doing it in post-production would have been messy, so I fiddled with the Nvidia color-correction settings on the laptop until I got something that looked reasonable straight out of the camera. To my eye, the screen looked greenish-orange. To the camera, it appeared just slightly blue.

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Taken on June 18, 2008
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