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A Night to Dance with Water

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I was so happy with the last dance images that I had and wanted to continue the series. These images took quite a lot of planning and visualizing beforehand and a lot of equipment. Working in the dark poses a lot of challenges. One of which is obviously zero visibility. At one point I used a front light attached to my head to help the autofocus find Rie in the dark. Unfortunately the camera blocked the very useful light beam. This session demanded everything I have in terms of technique, effort and equipment and the fall out rate was high. Still so very much for me to learn!

I have always had a lot of respect for athletes and dancers and after this session my respect climbed even higher. Rie is a professional dancer and she spent two hours in the water, most of the time completely wet. Not only is she a wonderful and gifted dancer but also a very tough cookie as well. I can't recall how many times she patiently and with a lot of grace repeated the moves. Thanks a lot Rie for making these images possible!

More images from this session to come ...

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  1. aiGi.boGa 52 months ago | reply

    Un trabajo excelente¡¡!

  2. Jossah 52 months ago | reply

    wow, this is really.. wow! Love it.

  3. redeemjoya 50 months ago | reply

    wow! ang galing mo kuya!

  4. BuRegreg 50 months ago | reply

    Your Picture is indeed Artistic !

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  5. www.falkenbergsbild.se 50 months ago | reply

    Your Picture is indeed Artistic !

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  6. La Caja de Lata 50 months ago | reply


    Mi sitio web - My web site: La Caja de Lata

  7. CarlotaNavarro 49 months ago | reply

    wow, this is wonderful

  8. Sibilus_Basilea 49 months ago | reply

    Instant Fav....ohni grossi Wort.......eifach grossartig

  9. Ratão Diniz 48 months ago | reply

    Fantastica esta imagem!!!!!!!! Ainda farei uma foto desta

    Fortes abraços
    Ratao Diniz

  10. pungolo 47 months ago | reply

    stupenda
    veramente stupenda

  11. Esther Rose-Anne 47 months ago | reply

    WOW, WOW, WOW!!!! This is so amazing! I love how white the water looks against the black! AHHH I love it!!

  12. anoldent 38 months ago | reply

    Outstanding B&W

  13. NoelleViscontiPhotography 36 months ago | reply

    absolutely lovely...wonderful job..the hard planning was worth it!

  14. Maximiliano Leonardo M. 36 months ago | reply

    Marvelous, great shot!!!

  15. Daniel Hard 5 weeks ago | reply

    Wow! Die harte Arbeit hat sich offensichtlich sehr ausbezahlt! Gratuliere! Thank you for sharing.

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