Canon 5D Mk II

Shot with two (low power) strobes camera left, both with hand made black cardboard snoots, pointing at his head and hand. White backdrop behind, and white reflector camera right…(probably not close enough)


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Mel Brackstone, FAPS, EFIAP, uses this portfolio for arty farty and nude works. With a studio in Brisbane, and a lensbaby or two, there are many opportunities to see some creative works.
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  • © Karin  Taylor
    © Karin Taylorover 3 years ago

    Mel, I love this, gorgeous, smouldering – movie star looks with vintage appeal ..x

  • Thanks so much Karin! X

    – Mel

  • Stephanie Johnson
    Stephanie Johnsonover 3 years ago

    The B&W works perfectly!

  • Cheers Steph!

    – Mel

  • madworld
    madworldover 3 years ago

    Fricken awesome! Perfect light Mel and what a look, can I borrow him?

  • I’m sure he’d be happy to pose for you next time you’re in town :) Thanks Tracey :)

    – Mel

  • sandra .
    sandra .over 3 years ago

    What character …the smoke is a great touch too

  • Thanks so much Sandra!

    – Mel

  • TatumWulff
    TatumWulffover 3 years ago

    You make it look so easy Mel… a masterpiece every time ;o)) Love this!

  • Too kind, Tatum! thanks!

    – Mel

  • Carmen Holly
    Carmen Hollyover 3 years ago

    Looks GREAT to me. I would love to get such shots.

  • Thank you CarmenHolly!

    – Mel

  • TextureoftheSin
    TextureoftheSinover 3 years ago

    Love the lighting, Mel!

  • Cheers TOTS!

    – Mel

  • talbotpictures
    talbotpicturesover 3 years ago

    another great portrait – beautiful work Mel

  • Thanks Wayne!

    – Mel

  • Lynne Morris
    Lynne Morrisover 3 years ago

    Fabulous lighting on this great portrait Mel.

  • Cheers Lynne! Having great fun with lighting :)

    – Mel

  • carol brandt
    carol brandtover 3 years ago

    moody and atmospheric, love the stud…er…both studs, and hat, IMO a perfect b/w shot

  • Thanks Carol ;)

    – Mel

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