I was photographing John, a Greek student who is studying composition at RCS. The main purpose of the shoot was to try and capture John in his 'working' environment. We took a lot of environmental portraits of John tuning piano and at work in his studio, however, the shots we snatched in a poorly light hallway - only lighting was tungsten roof lights - were my favourites from the shoot. They may look a bit raw but I think the capture John perfectly.
I only used my DSLR, two lenses, and a 5 in 1 reflector for all images with ISO boosted to around the 800 mark to get enough light in the camera. I felt flash would have been too distracting to John and other students. so I was basically working with the light (or lack of it) available.
I have a load of new shoots lined up for the near future so there should be a good amount of progress made in the next few months. If you think you might be interested in taking part just message me here.
You can see John's other portrait here
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