|Hula Hoop! (Click any image to see it larger)|
Melodie is a radiant personality and a beautiful human being. It also helps that she knows how to use all that wavy hair as a really great prop!
Huge thank you as always to Cristy for helping out with the lights - as small as a 28" softbox is...it seems to catch the wind no matter what direction it's facing. She's been getting to know her way around that softbox pretty well lately!
This week there's not much of a tutorial, I'm afraid. See the Zack Arias post for more on this kind of lighting and balancing ambient. We'll get into cross-processing for that vintage look another time soon (see pictures below). For now if you're really interested, there are a zillion tutorials online - just google "cross-processing" or "lomo effect" or "lomography" +tutorial. I haven't found any single tutorial that I think has it all, but if you put them all together and do a little experimenting, you should be able to figure it out with some basic curves adjustments. Feel free to leave comments if you need any help....
|Series shot with Canon 50mm 1.4 - such a great lens|
So...if you're an artist, performer or just someone with an
Couldn't help myself - had to take some of these just before we met up with Melodie: