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Behind the scenes at a Strobist shoot

A "backstage" shot taken during the execution of this photograph of model Hacer at our meetup in Lausanne this past weekend. See this blog post for technical details of how we achieved the tremendous blue effect. The complete set of my photos from the day – including larger versions and exclusive pictures not published here […]

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Scott

From the Lausanne Strobist day. Thanks Scott! The complete set of my photos from the day – including larger versions and exclusive pictures not published here at Flickr – is now online here.

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Scott

From the Lausanne Strobist day. Thanks Scott! The complete set of my photos from the day – including larger versions and exclusive pictures not published here at Flickr – is now online here.

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Scott

From the Lausanne Strobist day. Thanks Scott! The complete set of my photos from the day – including larger versions and exclusive pictures not published here at Flickr – is now online here.

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Krist and Corinne

View the complete set of portraits in a new gallery at Permanent Tourist: permanenttourist.ch/articles/2009/09/krist-and-corinne/

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Corinne

View the complete set of portraits in a new gallery at Permanent Tourist: permanenttourist.ch/articles/2009/09/krist-and-corinne/ Strobist info: white umbrellas left and right, mounted high. Left 1/4 power, right 1/8 power.

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Krist

View the complete set of portraits in a new gallery at Permanent Tourist: permanenttourist.ch/articles/2009/09/krist-and-corinne/ Strobist info: studio setup with clamshelled white umbrellas, mounted high to avoid reflections in the glasses.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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The Fireman

One of the more challenging Strobist portraits I’ve done. In this case, an optically triggered SB800 (on loan from the group organizer) at arm’s length at camera right, held in my left hand, whilst holding the camera in my right hand. The fact that I had to hang out of the cab and shoot against […]

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist Day

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Steam Train Strobist I

From an afternoon and evening of regular and Strobist (off-camera flash) photography with the Pacific 01 202 steam train club. More information at www.dampflok.ch/ and swiss-strobist.ch/tags/steam-train-strobist/. Please note that this photo is fully copyrighted and may not be used for any reason without express permission.

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Tiefenbrunnen, Zürich

My darling wife Jo this afternoon at Tiefenbrunnen park in Zürich. Without her invaluable help and patience, I couldn’t take half as many great photos and her enthusiasm is one of the things which makes me want to continue to take photos. Thanks for all your help today baby x

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Katrin in Unterseen

Strobist information: optically triggered SB-26 through white umbrella, camera left. Ambient underexposed two stops. More information, additional exclusive images and a larger version of this photo is at Permanent Tourist.

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Katrin in Unterseen

Strobist information: optically triggered SB-26 through white umbrella, camera right. Ambient underexposed two stops. More information, additional exclusive images and a larger version of this photo is at Permanent Tourist.

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Katrin in Unterseen

Strobist information: optically triggered SB-26 through white umbrella, camera right. Ambient underexposed two stops. More information, additional exclusive images and a larger version of this photo is at Permanent Tourist.

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Katrin in Unterseen

Strobist info: 2 x optically triggered SB26. 1 (zoomed 50mm) at 1/2 subject left front (c. 5 metres); 1 at subject back left, 1/4 (c. 15 metres, zoomed 85mm) as rimlight. Ambient -1EV, vignette added in post. More information, additional exclusive images and a larger version of this photo is at Permanent Tourist.

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Katrin in Unterseen

Strobist information: optically triggered SB-26 through white umbrella, camera left. Ambient light totally underexposed, on-camera flash at -3 EV to add a hint of light to the shadow areas. More information, additional exclusive images and a larger version of this photo is at Permanent Tourist.

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Katrin in Unterseen

A preview shot from this afternoon and evening’s fun portrait session with Katrin. Thanks for coming all the way to the Bernese Oberland, we had a great time! More photos coming online over the course of the next week. Strobist information: optically triggered SB-26 through white umbrella, camera right. Ambient underexposed two stops. Vignette added […]

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Bottle

An lighting test from this shot of a team colleague earlier in the year.

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Week 30 of 52

One SB-26 through a white umbrella, high camera left. On-camera popup flash as a trigger, at -2EV to create catchlight in my eye. For less geeky information, here’s a blog post about it.

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Pascal and Nadia

The first in a set of portraits I took of the couple in and around Fribourg last weekend. View the complete set of photographs from this session on my website.

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Lili and Yan from CHOO CHOO, Bern Strobist day

Strobist info: 1 zoomed SB26 on 1/2 power, high subject left, 1/2 CTO. Would you like to collaborate with me on a shoot like this? Or even get free, unique portraits taken of yourself? Then check out my blog post on Permanent Tourist.

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