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Advertorial Beauty Shot: Shoot 1 Contact Sheet

I used a high key setup by using a soft box and fill light and white backdrop, this is so I can easily select around the perfume bottle using the pen tool in photoshop and layer to my portrait image to create an advert.


Recipe Variations: Shoot 1

I felt this shoot went really well & I tried various lighting setups as the brief must have 4 different setups. I also created depth by using different textures in the background such as the table, chopping board then the kitchen towel which made the image not look as flat. 43 more words

Still Life

Advertorial Beauty Shot: Shooting Plan

Im going to do a perfume advert using the Marc Jacob’s blush perfume. Because the perfume bottle is pink I’m going to get the model to have pink makeup and maybe some sort of pink headpiece to make it more interesting. 37 more words


Nerding Out

Would you like to know why I didn’t write a blog post yesterday? Would you really like to know why? Then I shall begin.

I spent several hours yesterday migrating technical notes – bits of programming, and swathes of explanations to myself – into Evernote from Google Docs. 223 more words


Solo piano

“Color is the keyboard, the eyes are the harmonies, the soul is the piano with many strings. The artist is the hand that plays, touching one key or another, to cause vibrations in the soul.”

Wassily Kandinsky

Jewelry Boxes