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Lookin’ through a pane of glass

My father won first place in a local sailing regatta, and asked for photos of his trophy.  The trophy is a clear glass whiskey decanter, with an etched inscription.  A beginner strobist’s nightmare. My first attempt was lighting a sheet of dark purple silk, draped about a foot behind the trophy.  In this shot, a […]

A Poodle and an Umbrella

I bought a cheap shoot-through umbrella and light stand a few months ago, and the afternoon that it arrived I grabbed the first model I could find to test it out: Pogo, my fluffy, old, standard poodle.