Ok so sometimes I have more fun than I should. Tarps come in handy for that.
I had wanted to do some powder shots, and felt like I needed more cosmetic shots in my portfolio. I found several interesting inspirational shots, and liked the challenge these offered. They are also colorful and interesting, and added some pizzaz I think to my product images.
These offered some challenges in post production, though less retouching and more blending than usual. The lighting setup was fairly straightforward; figuring out the timing didn’t really take all that long, either. It was one of those shoots that came together nicely, and enjoyably.
Cleanup wasn’t that bad either. It’s those tarps …
More technical detail on this image is available on flickr