Will Blackmon

Here is Will Blackmon from the New York Giants. Totally a great guy.


Three light set-up.

One overhead 60 inch Umbrella.

Two edge lights in medium soft boxes from the sides.


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  • Richard 6y

    Superb use of the staircase and back light

    Seen on my Flickr home page. (?)
  • Fraser West PRO 6y

    top photo
  • Swet! 6y

    Awesome as always!

    Joel - did you shoot him in the studio and add the background in post? It looks a little tight for the edge lights.
  • Dallas Logan 6y

    magic as always...
  • Dick Wood PRO 6y

    One hell of a shot, and fab lighting.
  • Ozzy Alvarez 6y

    plain amazing! love the lighting like always.
  • Greg J Konop 6y

    WOW, great!!! I guess you can say an athlete has made it when they shoot with the great Joel Grimes!!!
  • John LeBlanc 6y

    Fantastic, and the light from the stairs really makes it perfect!
  • JP 6y

    your a pro!
  • Mike 6y

  • Minh Huynh 6y

    Great capture! Excellent lighting!
  • Jared Leib 6y

    Great Job Joel
  • Martin Orozco 6y

    you´re so good joel!
  • Simon Lesley 6y

    your understanding and use of light is insane, actually speechless.
  • Alonso Díaz PRO 6y

    That lateral lighting is excellent, my friend!

    Seen on your photo stream. (?)
  • Dave P 6y

    that back lighting down the tunnel is really a great addition to the 3 light set up
  • Darrell 6y

    can't wait to see that PS tutorial you are working on!
  • Miguel Folch 6y

    Dude , You rock !!!
  • Antonio, Bhunki, Tony Basa 5y

    all comments prior to this says it all!

    "we're not worthy! we're not worthy!!"
    -Wayne & Garth
  • Marty_Mar_2 4y

    Killer shot! Amazing detail and depth to this shot.
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Taken on July 23, 2009
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