My office downstairs became a studio today complete with lighting.

This shot was inspired by the 1940’s film stars.

I’m up to the third brief for the Canon Photo5 Competition and we had a shoot at home today. My son’s gorgeous girlfriend, Louise, was again my model. Ooooh, I do love taking photos of her.

This is one of the shots from today. (not for the comp)

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Equipment: Canon 40D
Canon 100mm macro f2.8L IS USM lens
Raw image coverted to achieve a lomo look in Lightroom

Upoaded 17 October 2010

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Comments

  • AnnieD
    AnnieDabout 4 years ago

    Goodness, this is gorgeous Lorraine! I love your treatment, it suits her look so well!

  • She is beautiful. Thanks Annie

    – Lorraine Creagh

  • garts
    gartsabout 4 years ago

    Great work Lorraine.

  • I’m pleased you like it :-)

    – Lorraine Creagh

  • scottimages
    scottimagesabout 4 years ago

    OOh, 40’s glam. Louise looks gorgeous! Fabulous image Lorraine, I love it :)

  • I love that era. They were so stylish considering the hard times. I think To think…Louise has been a part of our family for over 6 years and I’ve only just discovered how photogenic she is…I’ve had my eyes closed and not seen the potential. She’s gorgeous indeed. x

    – Lorraine Creagh

  • Carol Knudsen
    Carol Knudsenabout 4 years ago

    Fantastic Image…Well Done…An Instant Fave!!!!

  • Thanks so much Carol I’m thrilled that you like it.

    – Lorraine Creagh

  • Jazzyjane
    Jazzyjaneabout 4 years ago

    Great shot Lorraine. I didn’t even get to the first! :( Hopefully I will do at least one.

  • Thanks JJ. There’s still time…one to be submitted tonight and the last the night after. Hurry! :-))

    – Lorraine Creagh

  • Ian Moses
    Ian Mosesabout 4 years ago

    Beauitful portrait Lorraine.

  • Thank you Ian.

    – Lorraine Creagh

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELabout 4 years ago

    Congrats on your wonderful feature, brilliant work and well deserved.

  • I’m so thrilled with the feature. :-)

    – Lorraine Creagh

  • Carlos Solorza
    Carlos Solorzaabout 4 years ago

    a beautifully stunning shot.
    great photography…

  • Thanks Carlos. :-)

    – Lorraine Creagh

  • © Karin  Taylor
    © Karin Taylorabout 4 years ago

    so very beautiful Lorraine! :)

  • She is indeed. I love using Louise and she had a face the camera loves also. Thanks sweet Karin x

    – Lorraine Creagh

  • Bill Fonseca
    Bill Fonsecaabout 4 years ago

    Well done Lorraine, this certainly appeals to me. Nice lighting. Stunning image.

  • So pleased you like it Bill. I’m new to this lighting thing and it’s fun to set up and give it a go. Thanks

    – Lorraine Creagh

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