Learn to light, pose and capture variety when photographing kids in the studio with Mark Cleghorn.
With the basics out of the way, Mark moves on to the creative second portion of the shoot. Starting the session off demonstrating how to use a single Strip Softbox to light all three kids in a range of positions. Again demonstrating the power of a single light, this time using the an indirect Octa Mark rolls a coloured background along the floor, capturing a range of simple, fun and creative floor shots of the kids adding more variety and more sales opportunities. To end the shoot off, Mark creates a simple but effective shot with the use of a duvet and sheet.
Equipment: Canon 5d MkIII, Canon 85mm f1.8, Canon 24-105mm f4, Elinchrom EL-Skyport Transmitter Plus, Elinchrom Litemotiv Indirect Octa 190cm, Elinchrom Rotalux Softbox 50x130cm x2, Elinchrom Rotlaux Hooded Diffuser 50x130cm x2, Elinchrom ELC Pro HlD 500 x2, Elinchrom ELC Pro HD 1000, Elinchrom D-Lite RX One, Elinchrom Reflector 18cm, Elinchrom Deflector Translucent, Sekonic Light Master Pro, TetherTools USD2.0 Mini B 5-Pin Cable, TetherTools USB 2.0 Active Extension Cable, TetherTools Jerkstopper