s8080 Christmas 2012
Here’s a little Christmas photomontage of most of the team at s8080. Used for a Christmas email and Blog.
Characters were shot in 3 groups in a studio environment. Lighting controlled remotely with a set of 4 pocket wizards
Camera - Canon 60D with a half decent kit lens. Camera setting: Manual 1/125, ISO320, f8.0.
Main fill light – Canon 580exII Speedlight Left of camera through lastolite softbox on stand (extended to 3 lengths and angled down at around 40 degrees) Manual ¼ 0.7 zoom 90.
Key light left (Christmas tree)– Canon 580exII Speedlight through white umbrella on stand (As low as it would go and angled up at around 40degrees) Manual 1/16 -0.3 zoom 70.
Key light right (light coming down the stairs) – Canon 580exII Speedlight through white umbrella on stand (extended to full height length and angled down at around 40degrees) Manual 1/1 zoom 105.
Background environment (tree, fireplace, stairs etc) all taken at home with one Speedlight camera right with varying settings.
Quite a bit of post in Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop cs6.
Comments welcome as always! ;)
A very Happy Christmas to everyone.