We made this during the fashion show at BATC, which happens every semester. The designers made the hats, but this gal is a drama major who was really hamming it up, making her the star of the image.
|Nikon D800, 105mm f/2.8 Micro VR lens, f/8, 1/200s, ISO 100. Nik Silver Efex Pro 2.|
One light, a big 86" umbrella up close makes the soft light. The 105mm lens is my favorite for nearly the last year--it's just the right amount of compression to create a lifelike perspective on people. Plus, it's ridiculously sharp, crisp, and fast focussing.