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Roger Fry September 27, 2007

Very nice ! Attractive lady, good composition, exposure.

Roger #748518

Darin Newman September 27, 2007

Very nice image here. Great portrait. Clean and simple yet beautiful! #4854477

Rhonda Burger September 27, 2007

Nice portrait Skyy. Very clear. Rhonda #4855037

Alexis Yobbagy September 27, 2007

This is superb lighting and a very elegant portrait!!! Anne is lovely and I wish for us all to age so beautifully!!! EXCELLENT portrait!!! #4855094

Skyy McKendry September 28, 2007

Thank you so much, everyone! Anne came to me for photos to enter in the Wilhelmina Over 40 Modeling Competition. The lighting set-up is as follows: Two black "bookends" (bookends are foam core 4x8 foot boards painted black on one side to absorb the light) one either side of Anne, a Profoto flash head in a 2x3 foot Photoflex Softbox above & directly in front of her & a silver reflector just below her chest to reflect the light from the Softbox back into her face. The background was an unlit storm gray seamless paper backdrop. I retouched in Photoshop & used Imagenomic's Portraiture Plug-In set to "Low Key." I'm finding that the best lighting is usually the simplest.

Take Care,

Skyy
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Cyn Valentine level-classic October 25, 2007

So beautiful..congratulations Skyy!!! #4978702

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Uploaded on September 27, 2007

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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