Monthly Archives: February 2012

2012 Week 8 – Peckforton Castle Bridal Portrait

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Canon 35L @ f3.2, 1/100, ISO1600. 580EXII flash in a Lastolite 54cm softbox with grid, triggered by Radio Poppers manually.

Wedding portrait of bride in Wine Cellar at Peckforton Castle

This was the first proper live test of three new things together! A new lens (35L), Radio Poppers Px system … CLICK HERE TO READ THE REST

2012 Week 7 – Four Rings

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Canon 100L Macro f4 ISO800 1/100. Lit with a video light above and slightly left of camera.

Wedding Rings at Peckforton Castle on an old lock

I always look forward to the ring shot at a wedding and try to come up with something different each time. Marie spotted … CLICK HERE TO READ THE REST

2012 Week 6 – The Dee at Chester

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Sigma 50mm ISO400 f5.6 1/125. A pretty straightforward view of the River Dee from the Queens Park suspension bridge.

The bridge was originally built in 1852 but when Chester Corporation accepted the responsibility for the bridge, they decided to demolish … CLICK HERE TO READ THE REST

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Lastolite 54cm Ezybox

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After buying and being impressed with a 90cm Westcott softbox, I decided to try out a more portable version and ordered the Mini Apollo kit. These work in a similar way to the larger unit and the flash is fully … CLICK HERE TO READ THE REST

2012 Week 5 – The Old Camera

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Canon 24-70 f2.8L @ 35mm. ISO400 f5.6 1/160 Lit with a 60cm sq softbox with grid.

No. 3A Folding Autographic Brownie
We found this camera in amongst some of Marie’s gran’s things stored in an old suitcase from the 1950’s. There are loads of images … CLICK HERE TO READ THE REST

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