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#1 Sailjunkie

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Posted 24 October 2018 - 11:52 PM

This week's Project 52 assignment was photographing Cosmetics.   I think that the purpose of the assignment was to show that photographing cosmetics is much easier said than done.  I agree!

 

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I shot this using a Godox strobe light and softbox, with a home-made scrim in front of it.  Then I put a couple of white fill cards on the other side. 

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Posted 25 October 2018 - 01:44 AM

Very nicely done, Mark!


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Posted 25 October 2018 - 09:37 AM

Very nice. What caught my eye was the color on the brushes.

 

I think it would be more dramatic if the contanter was black, no reflection. Just light enough to see that there is a container fading into black.


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Posted 25 October 2018 - 09:51 AM

Striking contrast, love the color well done Mark.

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Posted 25 October 2018 - 11:34 AM

Very impressive... well done, Mark.

 

That Tammy is serving you well!

 

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Posted 25 October 2018 - 12:58 PM

Many thanks for the kind words, folks.

 

Yes, Herman, that Tammy serves me very well.  It's my "Go To" lens.  :)


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Posted 28 October 2018 - 04:26 AM

VERY nicely done. I have to agree on the container. It distracts from the brushes.
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