Category Archives: Still Life


One Light, Big Light

There are photographers, such as the late Gary Perweiler, who built careers using essentially one light. It’s so easy these days to add lights, and never underestimate my ability to over-light a subject 🙂 This […]

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Shadow Play

Continuing my foray into still life, the challenge was to produce an image with strong shadows. This meant a “hard” light source (meaning one small relative to the subject – like on a clear sunny […]

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For this image, taken to show form, I used some clocks my dad made. This is more of a still life than a product shot (I left the glass on; were it a product shot […]

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A food texture shot. That’s a pizza stone under it – I liked the color 🙂 Simple lighting setup in a classic 1-light configuration, with a reflector to fill in shadows (somewhat – we still […]

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