It is October and time to get ready for some fun Halloween and Day of the Dead inspired photo shoots. In the following tutorials by Jay P. Morgan at The Slanted Lens, you’ll get some great inspiration while learning how to create special effects with smoke, all the lighting breakdowns, and working with difficult effects to create great fantasy portraits to die for.
Fantasy Portrait: Day of the Dead
Creating Smoke Tube of Death: Special Effects Tutorial
For the Gear Heads
Canon 5D Mark II
Tamron SP Lens 24-70mm f/2.8
Pocket Wizard II
Photoflex Triton Strobe Kit w/ Small OctoDome Softbox
Photoflex Lithium Battery (in kit)
Photoflex P22 Lite Panel (LED fill light)
Photoflex OctoDome Medium Softbox
Dynalite Strobe Head
Glidecam HD 2000
Vangard Alta Pro Tripod
Rosco 1900 Fog Machine
Rosco 1700 Fog Machine
Now to find some good ‘ol headstones.
Until Next Time . . .
Stay Inspired ~ Jules
Image Credit: Jay P. Morgan
[via The Slanted Lens]