Dubai tech blogger – GH4 9 megapixel exported frames made a quick selection of frames on the skin tone experiment video I will be posting later on the GH4, straight from the RAW files, heres some unedited 4k originals in TIFF image format. A single exported frame is 70mb. Click on image for 4k png images, or download the TIFF zip HERE. Dubai Tech Blogger tried shooting video with the intention of extracting stills opens up a very wide range of possibilities and benefits for certain types of photography. One of... Read The Rest →
This is WYSIWYG experimental non-technical grading on how it handles skintone. I manage to gather a spectrum of individuals to see how it handles each. As observed the M31 LUT does not apply to every skintone from my observation it works best for the darker ones. But it all depends on personal taste and the look they want to achieve. Vimeo's downsampling will not give you the best look possible. You can download to preview the full 4k.
My first attempt on 3 point lighting. I tried to deconstruct a lighting similar to Howard Schartz image on Manny Paquiao as shown here: So, Deconstructing the image it We Get: 1. A softbox Above the Subject. 2. A Strobe at the back 3. Another infront. Modifying mine with a red gel. Diagram Below: Diagram courtesy of lightingdiagrams.com. Post process will be on my next entry. Thanks for Reading! .
Another funshoot from the lightbender project. For now, will show the layers Used to achieve the look. I know some some photoshop artist can reverse the the workflow and achieve the final image just by referring through layers. O lazy Me… Have A great day reversing!
Product Shoots can be costly it involves a lot of time planning and manpower. But in these setup i was able to do the shoot in a frugal, least costly, guerilla-like way, maintaining the class and quality of the Advert! The project was done on a very tight deadline, no time to set-up lightboxes; manpower whatnots, a then and there situation where the client need to see the output within the day. The setup was quite easy just an iPhone for lighting a foamboard. Another great way to view images in realtime... Read The Rest →
Designer no other than the eclectic Rocky Gathercole of Katta Couture. HMU by Blush By Taz and Ivy Peralta.
These photo was taken a few years back. Gone where the days I used to travel with my dear cousin allot; At bicol after an intense firefly watching (a disappointing move by the way!). Where we were able to view some of these fluttering critters on atop of a bridge 20 METERS Away! In other words theres nothing to see! Even worst; We had a flat tire!