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Yan Choo

Photographed during a video shoot yesterday evening on the shores of the lake at Wohlensee. www.choochootheband.com/

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Choo Choo in the Studio

A series of darker photos in the studio with friends from Choo Choo last weekend were inspired in no small part by the portrait work of Swiss photographer Marco Grob.

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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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CHOO CHOO, Bern Strobist day

Strobist information: individual flash units on 1/2 power, zoomed to provide spotlight effects on the band members and held by fellow photographers out of shot. Ambient light underexposed 2 stops and heavy Photoshop work to clean up the scene. Although this scene did actually occur – several times – this is a mix of two […]

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CHOO CHOO, Bern Strobist day

Strobist info: strobes left and right with 1/2 CTO gels, though you can’t really see the effect of the gels here because of the heavy post-processing. 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 […]

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CHOO CHOO, Bern Strobist day

Strobist info: strobes left and right with 1/2 CTO gels, though you can’t really see the effect of the gels here because of the heavy post-processing. This is the kind of shot that I hope to achieve more by continuing to work with CHOO CHOO in future. They’re a great bunch, not just musically but […]

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CHOO CHOO, Bern Strobist day

OK, I cheated. No flash in this one. I liked the ambient tones too much! 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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