Model: Glenn Cortebeeck

Model: Glenn Cortebeeck
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/750
Aperture: F / 2.5
Iso: 320
Camera: Canon 5DmkII
Lens: 85mm

With this photo the light enters the building via the right-hand side through a large window, the points of light in his eyes come through the...

Model: Chaveyo Zoest

Model: Chaveyo Zoest
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/500
Aperture: F / 2.5
Iso: 500
Camera: Canon 5DmkII
Lens: 85mm

Playing with the curiosity of the viewer is the basis of my photos. This photo has for me everything that has to be in a picture, playing with the...

Model: Chaveyo Zoest

Model: Chaveyo Zoest
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/350
Aperture: F / 2.5
Iso: 500
Camera: Canon 5DmkII
Lens: 85mm

Here you have a game where the model itself can influence how much light or how much shadow will appear in his face. He is standing on the dark side of...

Model: Aukje Dutch Brandy

Model: Aukje Dutch Brandy
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/750
Aperture: F / 1.4
Iso: 100
Camera: Canon 5DmkII
Lens: 85mm

The difference between working in a studio or on location is how you can use the space. In a studio, as a photographer, you often stand in front of...

Model: Lisa Rejen

Model: Lisa Rejen
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/500
Aperture: F / 2.5
Iso: 100
Camera: Canon 5dmkII
Lens: 85mm

Location: Strijp-S in Eindhoven.

With this photo I have the model on the elevation where you already get a different perspective in the photo....

Model: Lisa Rejen

Model: Lisa Rejen
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/2000
Aperture: F / 1.4
Iso: 100
Camera: Canon 5DmkII
Lens: 85mm

Location: Strijp-S in Eindhoven.

Using existing objects such as a staircase in this photo can help a model to do something with her hands.
To...

Model: Simone Heijligers

Model: Simone Heijligers
Photographer: Bram van Dal
Website: www.bvdbvphotography.com

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/2000
Aperture: F / 1.4
Iso: 320
Lens: 85mm

Location: Blok63-S, Strijp-S in Eindhoven.

On a sunny day, where there are few or no clouds, I try to put a model in the shade...

Model: Ashley van Bree

Model: Ashley van Bree
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/125
Aperture: F / 2.0
Iso: 640
Lens: 85mm

Location: Café Under the management, Strijp-S in Eindhoven.

With this photo, the Café is entered on the right-hand side via two large windows. The window in front has the...

Model: John Geerts

Model: John Geerts
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/250
Aperture: F / 1.8
Iso: 320
Lens: 85mm

Location: Popei in Eindhoven at Strijp-S.

If you know how to work with sunlight, you can also work with a studio lamp, but that also applies the other way around.

In...

Model: Lisa Rejen

Model: Lisa Rejen
Photographer: Bram van Dal
https://www.instagram.com/bvdbv_photography/

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/180
Aperture: F / 2.5
Iso: 100
Lens: 85mm

Lightsettings:
With this photo I left a studio lamp with an octabox and to the right of the model a reflector to soften the...

Model: Frans de Vocht

Model: Frans de Vocht
Photographer: Bram van Dal
https://www.instagram.com/bvdbv_photography/

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/125
Aperture: F / 2.0
Iso: 100
Lens; 85mm

Lightsettings:
On the left I put down a studio lamp with an octabox, instead of turning the lamp on, I turned off the...

Model: Lisa Rejen

Model: Lisa Rejen
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/180
Aperture: F / 2.5
Iso: 125
Lens: 85mm

Lightsettings:
Front left I have a beautydish with a diffuser, under the studio lamp I have a white reflector on that side the shadow softened and on the right side I have a...

Model: Lisa Rejen

Model: Lisa Rejen
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/180
ApertureL F / 2.5
Iso: 100
Lens: 85mm

Light settings:

To the left I have a studio lamp with an octabox, right back a studio lamp with an umbrella with a reflective white inside and on the right of her a reflector...

Model: Carlo Brouwers

Model: Carlo Brouwers
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/180
Aperture: F / 2.0
Iso: 640
Lens: 85mm

With this photo we are in a building where both the left and the right of the model light enters the building. In the background you can see a yellowish mood lighting of a shop...

Model: Bram van Dal

Model: Bram van Dal
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/125
Aperture: F / 8.0
Iso: 100
Lens: 85mm

In the front left I have a studio lamp with an octabox and on the right I have a striplight.

In this photo, I especially went the more creative way, where I have seen myself...

Model: Dinja Jansen

Model: Dinja Jansen
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/90
Aperture: F / 3.5
Iso: 125
Lens: 85mm

Light settings:
In this photo I used umbrella with a white reflective inside and between the lamp and the model I have a reflector with the white translucent cloth, so I made...

Model: Deborah Belien

Model: Deborah Belien
Photographer: Bram van Dal

Camera settings:
Shutterspeed: 1/90
Aperture: F / 1.4
Iso: 800
Lens: 85mm

Location: Gusj-market at Strijp-S in Eindhoven.

To the right of the model, through a large window, soft light enters the building, behind her is the second light source,...

Concrete Dreams

This one is from a Photo series based on the idea of evolution of dreams.
Your present reality was once someone's dream. And your future dreams were once someone's reality.
The Idea shows how simple pleasures of life will be unimaginable soon and hence will become dream. But we'll all have fast cars to drive.