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What lurks behind that big screen TV we may never know, this kid just found out... "Scary Movie".
I used my "Strobist" kit for this photo, one strobe (530 EX) above the subject, on a boom, shoot through white umbrella. the second flash was almost ground level (430EX) with a ring flash mounted for fill light, both triggered by Flashwave.
It took about 20+ takes to complete all the elements that had to "Jive", that's the water flow, the popcorn explosion, and the fear factored face. Yes the sofa is full of butter from the popcorn (I could not find one microwaveable without butter) and sofa wet but there is a bit of "trick" to keeping the seat away from the water, relatively dry.
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