Outdoor portraits…

I took some outdoor portraits for my cousin Jenny last month.  She’s a budding musician, and has a bunch of vids posted on Youtube, where she does a bunch of covers and occasionally does an original tune too.  She’s getting more gigs for shows, and occasionally they ask her to provide a photo,so I offered my services.  I had recently picked up an Westcott Apollo 28″ Softbox as a flash modifier, so I was pretty excited to try it out on a new victim. So The results are quite pleasing; you can see for yourself down below… It gives a nice soft light and is super easy to set up.  It sets up just like a silver reflector umbrella, but it also provides better light spillage prevention while softening and evening out the light in the front.  I shot these with my Nikon D700, Yongnuo RF-602 flash triggers, 85mm f/1.4D, and SB-28dx flash, triggered off camera.

In any case, here are more photos below, including a couple of behind the scene shots as well.

BTS:

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3 thoughts on “Outdoor portraits…

  1. Pingback: Making a Music Video: Manhattan by Jenny Dinh « jletookthis

  2. Very nice job, with both video and pictures. Will you be our personal photographer when we celebrate ours 50 yrs wedding anniversary?
    Thank you for all the hard work doing Jenny’s video and photo shoots. We need a few more video of her originals this spring. Your name
    will be all over Hollywood. MISS YA AND SEE YA SOON.

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