Getting Creative with Fire and Gels


Flash gels are pieces of coloured transparent plastic film that you can place in front of a strobe or external flash to change the colour of light being emitted. In our last post post about fire photography, we described the setup for photographing fire.  In preparation for our creative shoot next week, we had a

Elevating Dark Angel


A Casting Call in Epic Photography Lately I’ve been following Benjamin Von Wong and getting sparked up (notice the pun as you’ll see later :)) with ideas for a new concept. Von Wong is known for his “Epic” imagery which are products of a good vision combined with exceptional lighting, and of course a large budget

Reliving the Corbans Estate Hip Hop Shoot


What better way to kick-start a new blog by pulling out some old photos? I’d just gotten hold of an orbis ring flash, Vijay wanted to dispose of daytime fireworks, a few photographer friends wanted to get creative, so we pulled this baby out of the bag. This was a collaboration between photographers Rory Laubscher