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Just two umbrellas

Just two umbrellas

with a 580ex in each. ETTL mode on the flashes. No hair light (made background too light). There is a four tube C50 fluorescent light in the ceiling that acts like a hair light. Image given a "soft blur" with Harald Heim's FocalBlade plug-in. Frame added with Marcia's Frame Action plug-in. I notice that while using my 17-55 lens for this portrait I shot it at a rather wide angle. His nose might have been less prominent with a longer focal length - more towards the 55mm side.

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Canon EOS 50D
1/200s f/5.6 at 28.0mm iso400 full exif

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Melissa Noel12-Jan-2012 05:16
Sweet boy! Looking so regal (for a split second, right....) The background and fabric are perfect for his coloring! Really nice.
Rachel Pennington10-Jan-2012 19:21
I just can't get enough of him. He's absolutely precious!
Judith Barnett10-Jan-2012 13:04
Stunning portrait of Ricky! You do this lighting perfectly and the background is perfect!
clickertrickdog09-Jan-2012 21:18
Very pretty portrait. Love the framing too. Is this the backdrop like Janet had? It's a nice color backdrop.
Michele Rodgers09-Jan-2012 18:20
Lovely shot for sure.
Helen Betts09-Jan-2012 17:10
Nose or not, a very nice portrait! I love your framing as well.