DJ Dodzy + Studio

Hey guys. I have spent the last few days in bed, barely moving, trying to sleep off my dose of man-flu. It’s just like any other flu, except when men catch it, they complain a lot more, apparently. And I finally had enough energy to sit at my computer screen and edit the first round of selections from the photoshoot I did over the weekend at Dragon Image studios with a good friend, DJ Dodzy.  Being an all-round cool guy, we didn’t want to do anything cliche, which meant nothing involving headphones, vinyl, decks or any variation of the above.  The photos will be used on/as promo for some upcoming events and I’m hoping everyone likes them as much as I do.

Lighting wise – well, the white shots are done using a combination of 2 mono’s with bounce brollies on the backgroud, which was a white cyc wall. I used a 50″ softbox with my B1600 in behind me as fill, and a 28″ softbox as key to camera left. I then changed it up and used a 42″ shoot through brolly as fill for the last few shots. For the black, I shot against a black backdrop, using two SB units on the backdrop pointing back towards the camera for flare and rim. I moved them about for taste and altered their, and my, height for effect. Key was a 28″ softbox camera left – feathered for some shots to prevent lighting too much of the hand when it was extended towards camera/light.

I think there is a good combination of shots and styles that can be used for a while to come. We’ll have to shoot again in the future.

I hope you enjoyed. More to come…

4 Replies to “DJ Dodzy + Studio”

  1. Looking good!! Glad you are feeling a little bit better!!! And yes men do complain a lot more hehe x

  2. nice work buddy!

  3. Nice shots! And the model isn’t too bad either. 🙂

  4. WOW. They look so good!!! Who knew Dodzy would scrub up so well… 🙂

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