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Urban Ninja II | by American Peyote
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Urban Ninja II

I can’t really say why I designed an Urban Ninja image concept. Partially it’s because I’m enthralled with the new Watchmen movie, partially it’s because I watched Akira Kurosawa’s movie Ran, and finally because I happen to have a Katana sitting on a shelf in my apartment.


Lighting: One Sunpak 120J shooting down from upper left (slightly behind Ninja), Sunpak 383 in small Alzo softbox camera left (in front of Ninja), Sunpak 383 in Orbis Ringflash camera right.


Details on photo concept, lighting and processing can be found below:


Urban Ninja Video Tutorial


Urban Ninja - Concept to Photo Tutorial


Urban Ninja – Dramatic Pose Tutorial


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Taken on February 24, 2009