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Trust me, I’m a photographer

Just because you’re in a studio doesn’t mean there’s no risk :-) Shawn and Julia at today’s Swiss Strobist meet at the Lightworker.ch studio in Schliern, near Bern. More photos from my day in the studio are online at Permanent Tourist.

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Swiss Strobist, Interlaken 2010 – Rahel

Setup using one strobe (1/8 power) mounted behind a large white umbrella, high camera left. All shots in this series were shot using a 50mm lens on my D80, with cropping in post production.

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Swiss Strobist, Interlaken 2010 – Jeannine

Setup using one strobe (1/8 power) mounted behind a large white umbrella, high camera right. All shots in this series were shot on high contrast b+w mode using a 50mm lens on my D80, with cropping in post production. www.model-kartei.de/sedcard/modell/190137/

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Swiss Strobist, Interlaken 2010 – Stéphi and Sven

Setup using one strobe (1/8 power) mounted behind a large white umbrella, high camera right, and a second light at 1/32 power through a white umbrella from waist height camera left to fill in the shadows. Some light burning-in and very slight desaturation during post-production. All shots in this series were shot using a 50mm […]

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Swiss Strobist, Interlaken 2010 – Stéphi

Setup using one strobe (1/8 power) mounted behind a large white umbrella, high camera right. All shots in this series were shot on high contrast b+w mode using a 50mm lens on my D80, with cropping in post production.

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Swiss Strobist, Interlaken 2010 – Stéphi

Setup using one strobe (1/8 power) mounted behind a large white umbrella, high camera right, and one undiffused strobe at 1/1 power behind Stéphi pointed at the wall behind her. The huge over-exposure of the background turned the concrete wall – which you can see in the darker shots in the series – completely white. […]

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Swiss Strobist, Interlaken 2010 – Veronica

Setup using one strobe mounted behind a large white umbrella, high camera left. Shadow area balanced with shaded daylight. All shots shot on high contrast b+w mode with my 50mm lens on a D80, cropped and minor burning-in on the background in post production.

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Swiss Strobist, Interlaken 2010 – John Harnden

Setup using one strobe mounted behind a large white umbrella, high camera left. All shots shot on high contrast b+w mode with my 50mm lens on a D80, cropped and minor burning-in on the background in post production. Thanks to John, who thought he was just standing in for lighting tests! :-)

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Swiss Strobist, Interlaken 2010 – John Harnden

Setup using one strobe mounted behind a large white umbrella, high camera left. All shots shot on high contrast b+w mode with my 50mm lens on a D80, cropped and minor burning-in on the background in post production. Thanks to John, who thought he was just standing in for lighting tests! :-)

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Backstage

Margot, Radu, Matthias, Shawn and Niall working together on this shot of Hacer at the Lausanne Strobist meetup. (The flash unit in shot was not used for the main photos.) The complete set of my photos from the day – including larger versions and exclusive pictures not published here at Flickr – is now online […]

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Radu

An outtake from the Strobist meet. Not a model, but Radu, standing in for Hacer, Sandra and Scott in preparation for this shot. 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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Sara in the firing line

An outtake from the Strobist meet. 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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