Prologue

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by Ian X
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This is the introduction to a much more colorful-- and gory-- series. I wanted to give a sense of distance and separation, and the lighting and filter setup was a big part of that.

This lighting setup was pretty unusual, and included the make-shift filter you see here, and some other things behind the scenes. (Yes, that is a shower curtain.)

The model is actually standing in a studio, not in a shower as you might expect. There is a translucent scrim behind her, with a light behind her but high. Two soft boxes are placed on either side of the model, with reflectors/blockers to keep the light from hitting the front of the shower curtain.

14 responses

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (9 Jun 2009):

    super shot!

  • Romy

    Romy said (10 Jun 2009):

    Great, light and composition!!

  • Lexi Hoebing

    Lexi Hoebing gave props (10 Jun 2009):

    Awesome, awesome shot. Eerily beautiful.

  • Carlos Aviles

    Carlos Aviles (Deleted) gave props (10 Jun 2009):

    What she was really doing before Norman got her.

  • Erika Pisu

    Erika Pisu gave props (12 Jun 2009):

    very psycho! What Hitchcock would say???

  • Eldora

    Eldora gave props (12 Jun 2009):

    amazing photo

  • Laura Boston-Thek

    Laura Boston-Thek gave props (14 Jun 2009):

    Cool!

  • Bruce Baker

    Bruce Baker   gave props (16 Jun 2009):

    Very cool indeed.

  • Giovannino

    Giovannino said (16 Jun 2009):

    well done!!!!!!

  • Caro von Chaos

    Caro von Chaos gave props (8 Jul 2009):

    i love those kinda shower curtain pics. well done!

  • Jeff Clark

    Jeff Clark gave props (7 Aug 2009):

    Super cool!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (9 Sep 2009):

    Blowin' the doors off JPG's Theme Park.

  • Daniel Iván

    Daniel Iván gave props (24 May 2010):

    Perfect lightning. Wow.

  • Adrienne Nakissa

    Adrienne Nakissa gave props (14 Jul 2010):

    amazing shot love,oh my i dig this like mad!xo

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