Photographing Glasgow's Creatives
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.
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