Pyrotechnics meets the martial art of Capoeira in an abbey in Belgium.
Fire, as an element is extremely fun to play with but unless used properly, it becomes a mere effect rather than a storytelling element. Since we were trying to feature capoeira artists at work, we wanted to find a way to illustrate motion and movement using fire arcs.
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Usually fire is shot at night, so Von Wong and DAS found themselves troubleshooting a daytime photoshoot featuring a lot of movement and flames.
BTS – Pyrotechnics and Capoeira in an abbey in Belgium
To see more behind the scenes images, check out Von Wong’s blog here.
Until Next Time . . .
Stay Inspired ~ Jules
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