The pic of the day is a profile:
For this I used
- A camera set to “studio settings”: 100 ISO, 1/125th, f/8.
- A small flash aimed at the background, fitted with a Honlphoto grid and a Honlphoto purple gel.
- A flash aimed at the subject, also with a grid, from in front of her, slightly behind her from my perspective.
- Pocketwizards to fire the flashes.
If I leave out the front-of-subject light, I get a pure silhouette:
And if I do the normal studio stuff (I add a hair light, key light, fill light), I get this:
Thanks to my three student volunteers from my Sheridan College class.