Gymnastics – the return (again)

I love photographing gymnastics, as with dance, there is an artistic element in the gymnasts’ dynamic movements that creates great natural posing, combining the curves and straight lines. It also helps if the subjects are excited about doing the shoot which this group certainly were. You get a completely better set of images. Organising the…

Portraiture and a flash rig test

Testing out a new lighting arrangement this weekend and first results are nice. The balance between the front and back lighting might need adjustment, but I like the results of the current settings. More experimentation over the weekend. [Tech specs: Using a Lastolite HiLite background and acrylic roll floor. HiLite lit from inside using two…