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Harlen Editor's Pick   Harlen

gels to correct flash lighting temperature.

camera was set to tungsten WB and 2.3 EV
for a cobalt-like saturated background.
To render the subject warmer a full + one half
CTO gels were added to the flash head and set to
+1.3 EV for a net lighting flash value of -1.0 EV.
Soft box used to diffuse/reduce light dispersion.

hand-held remote flash set to rear curtain
shot close to model @ 16mm FL.

just before sunset at the Sierra
Madre mountain

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Michelle Alton
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    You really thought this one out and executed it perfectly, Arturo. Though I don't think the background is gloomy, it certainly is a gorgeous image and portrait.

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6/16/2010 2:00:45 AM

Arturo Guerra
BetterPhoto Member Since: 4/2/2006

Thank you so much for looking at the photo and for your comments. I have deleted the word gloomy from my comments.

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6/16/2010 8:08:03 AM

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