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Model: Sophie Anne Jansen

Model: Sophie Anne Jansen
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/125
Aperture: F / 1.4
Iso: 1250
Camera: Canon 5DmkII
Lens: 85mm

I made this photo in the evening, during a workshop that I gave together with Sophie Anne Jansen in the center of Eindhoven where we only used the...


First time trying Enviromental Portrait with a friend.
Shot on Nikon D3200, Color-graded to taste in Photoshop

Help! It keeps getting further from the thing in my head.

This was an attempt at a Leibovitz-inspired "scenic portrait". I didn't have the massive setup she uses. Just one speedlight to camera right.

I've edited this photo a dozen times and I feel like it keeps getting further and further from what I had in mind. What do y'all see in reguards to coloring, composure, lighting, etc... ?

New to Fstoppers

I've used it for reference for years and am a big fan of the videos that the Fstoppers guys put out, I thought that this little vacation time was finally an opportunity to create my profile. I plan on being more active in the Fstoppers community.

I'm from Southern California, but here's a recent photo from a trip to London.


Oil and Water

KAREN VERNON and KEN MUENZENMAYER are accomplished artists but both the paintings and the painters are as different from each other as oil and water. Karen is outgoing, gregarious and effervescent. She favours watercolour as her medium of choice and mostly paints flowers, still life and landscapes. Her work is vibrant with colour, and every...

Edgar Fricke

EDGAR (Junior to most) FRICKE’s lineage to Round Top stretches back to his great grandfather George who fought in the Mexican War of 1846. His grandfather was a founder of the Round Top bank which still guards Ed’s money.
For some of the early pioneers, rifle clubs were a necessity. Those immigrants who had come from large cities in their...

Mother Nature (ADOMAKY3DE3)

My eyes are opened to the deplorable state my gifts have become. Anger, pain and resentment are my feelings towards those I have charged with the protection of these gifts.

My gifts of vast plain surfaces and its richness have not been utilised to its full potentials. What is expected to bring food doesn't.
Shade to cool these...

Portrait Shoot - Fairy Tale inspired

Hi Guys,
Totally new to the group, well Fstoppers in general. I just did a shoot over the weekend and was super excited and wanted to share. It was a portrait shoot, out at the Sekrit Theater here in Austin.

Let me know what you guys think.


Larry Birkelbach - Festival Hill’s Michelangelo

There is one man who comes to the concerts at the Festival Institute not just for the music but for the thrill of listening and seeing the reaction of the audience
The source of their surprise and adulation is the interior of the concert hall every inch of it adorned with hand carved motifs. While the inspiration for the design came from...

Model: Nico VanEs

Model: Nico VanEs
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/180
Aperture: F / 1.4
Iso: 1000
Camera: Canon 5DmkII
Lens: 85mm

Location: Art hotel in Eindhoven.

This photo comes from 3 sides of daylight through windows into the building, rear right and left back ensures...

Opinions wanted and valued

Seven months ago I uploaded a few images to here from my first attempt at model photography.
I asked for your opinions and input, most replies were very informative and helped me with my technique.
This is my 2nd go working with a model and again, having taking all your advice on board, as much as possible, I again would value your...