Lumberjack in winter forest

One photo of the Forest of the Past series. I'm very happy how Godox AD600 managed to maintain great amount of power in 5hrs photoshoot in -8 degree celsius weather!

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Portrait Session in SF

Met a buddy of mine at his new place in San Francisco. Had my strobe and dish in the car so decided to take a snap when hanging out on his roof.

AB800 w/ PCB Dish
Nikon D7000
18-135 Lens

Model: Lisa Rejen

Model: Lisa Rejen
Photographer: Bram van Dal

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

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...

B I T A - Sigma 35mm

After 5 years using Canon 85mm f/1.2 I recently bought Sigma 35mm f/1.4
It takes time to adjust with the new field of view and compositions on wider frames than tight medium-tele 85mm, but I think this lens gives me more space and a lot more details in the background or general atmosphere to shoot a character and to tell a story.


Natural Light.

In most of my photography career I've been a strobe junkie,I was almost solely dependent on artificial light in both indoor and outdoor situations.I guess you can paint that picture,that guy that always shows up with a big octabox or PLM umbrella,always distracting on the street,or having to get a permit in New York public parks,or even the...


My first real attempt at using the sun as a back light while using HSS off camera for fill... at 1/5000. I love the results and look forward to doing more of these types of portraits

Harbinger of Death

Christina Wilder and I capture this images as the light of the day was fading. We bought this antique chair for $25 from a local yard sale on the way to our country location.