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Thanks for all your comments on my last upload very much appreciated.

Had the pleasure to meet up with Darren (dathersmith) for a location shoot in the Winter Gardens in Morecombe. As it was a Victoria building had to do some Victorian fashion.
Darren found the location and sourced the outfits and I sourced the model and some gave some guidance.

This is in the entrance hall, and as lit by two off camera flash units outside the glass doors on each side of the model one on the LHS on the background the other on the rhs on the model.

Model is Fredau H.

Thanks for looking

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 5D MkII
Lens:Canon 24-70mm 2.8L
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Victorian splendour
Username:Richsr Richsr
Uploaded:7 Oct 2011 - 8:42 AM
Tags:Flash / lighting, Model Fredau -H, Off camera flash, Victorian Fashion, Winer gardens Morecombe
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nikshot
nikshot e2 Member 5nikshot vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Oct 2011 - 8:50 AM

Beautiful shot so well lit.

Regards Nick

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Rock
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7 Oct 2011 - 8:51 AM

Simply Superb.

Another attraction in Morecombe.

Rock

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saeidNL
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7 Oct 2011 - 8:52 AM

Beautiful image with wonderful light and lovely model,very well done,
saeid

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rpba18205
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7 Oct 2011 - 8:59 AM

Beautifully stylish.
Rob

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digital_boi
7 Oct 2011 - 9:02 AM

lighting spot on once again Richard the victorian fasion a tad revealing not that i'm complaining.... the backdrop works so well

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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PaulHolloway
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7 Oct 2011 - 9:05 AM

Two very elegant ladies nicely photographed.

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BillyGoatGruff
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7 Oct 2011 - 9:16 AM

Wow!
Top quality, Richard. The light and colour are just awesome!

Bill

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7 Oct 2011 - 9:20 AM

OOutstanding

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newy17
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7 Oct 2011 - 9:24 AM

Stunning work Richard..

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hasslebladuk
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7 Oct 2011 - 9:28 AM

Stunning shot you have handled the light spot on and great pose
mike

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JackAllTog
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7 Oct 2011 - 9:39 AM

Super colours, pose and positioning this realy works well.

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LesF
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7 Oct 2011 - 9:43 AM

Super locaton, model and of course capture Richard


LesF

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lonely_oryx
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7 Oct 2011 - 10:14 AM

Very elegant

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Hoffy
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7 Oct 2011 - 10:14 AM

Stunning work. Paul

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mex
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7 Oct 2011 - 10:16 AM

lighting, colour, detail, cracker rich.
cheers phil.

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ugly
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7 Oct 2011 - 10:20 AM

,Love the lighting..
Very nice colours...
Great skills...
Well done ...
Dave

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paganatheart
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7 Oct 2011 - 10:30 AM

Everything about it delightful especially the splash of colour the dress adds.

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drfireball
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7 Oct 2011 - 10:58 AM

Lovely - very well done Smile

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andylea
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7 Oct 2011 - 11:27 AM

love the light richard brilliant detail and colours pure class will you be putting any more up from the winter gardens? i hope so Wink
andy

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Sezz
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7 Oct 2011 - 11:42 AM

Beautiful dress, beautiful model, beautiful backdrop and beautifully taken - excellent Richard!

Sarah *

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DeSilver
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7 Oct 2011 - 11:45 AM

A beautiful classical image. Photographed and processed expertly as always. Lovely image all round Rich. Smile


David.

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Richsr
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7 Oct 2011 - 11:50 AM

Thansk for the your comments everyone, very much appreciated.
Andy I am sure that your will be seeing more from this location from both Darren and myself
Regards
Richard

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gingerdelight
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7 Oct 2011 - 12:08 PM

How lovely! A stunning portrait Rich, wonderfully lit.
Carol

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Alan_Coles
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7 Oct 2011 - 12:32 PM

Superb

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7 Oct 2011 - 1:12 PM

Wonderful, amazing... really like it.

The last step would be for me to make it just a little bit better if the background would be a little bit more un-sharp...Smile

Carsten

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johnnyboy114
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7 Oct 2011 - 1:28 PM

Good location, lovely work with the styling, good setup, nicely balanced and very pleasant indeed! Good work! Look forward to more!

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pluckyfilly
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7 Oct 2011 - 1:29 PM

gloriously elegant lady superbly shown - really like this Richard

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Daisymaye
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7 Oct 2011 - 2:49 PM

Very beautiful image Richard. Looks so regal, like a Victorian princess. Your lighting is always superb............Sandy

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7 Oct 2011 - 2:56 PM

Lighting and pose first class Richard, the B/G is excellent for the image and the model also has amazing eye's.

Regards

Trev.

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rontear
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7 Oct 2011 - 3:00 PM

As stated a BEAUTY Richard. Your skills in studio/controlled lighting evident here.
Ron.

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Tynnwrlluniau
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7 Oct 2011 - 4:36 PM

Another outstanding portrait excelling in all departments. Perfect!
Alun

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7 Oct 2011 - 5:08 PM

What a beautiful costume, and fits in very nicely with the beautiful surroundings, too, Richard. Excellent quality image Smile
Trev Smile

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7 Oct 2011 - 6:05 PM

A well chosen Model for this elegant portrait Richard. Love the colours, and the Wood looks fantastic.

John Smile

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7 Oct 2011 - 6:12 PM

Wondeful light and I love the pose you captured Richard!

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gajewski
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7 Oct 2011 - 6:19 PM

Perfect combination of setting, model, wardrobe, lighting.
-=\Walter

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bromley-smith
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7 Oct 2011 - 7:27 PM

Excellent image of Victorian Splendour Richard. Superb photography.
Tony

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7 Oct 2011 - 8:33 PM

Stunning ..... John

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7 Oct 2011 - 8:37 PM

Excellent stuff! Paul

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cdm36
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8 Oct 2011 - 6:18 AM

Very nice indeed Smile

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8 Oct 2011 - 6:39 AM

I immediatelly thought of Gainsborough when I saw his image, even though the bg looks very Victorian. Beautifully lit Richard.

Dougie

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8 Oct 2011 - 7:38 AM

Congrats on the HC Richard


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8 Oct 2011 - 8:08 AM

Lovely lighting here,that dress is something very special...wish it were in my collection !

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8 Oct 2011 - 8:34 AM

Very very good

Peter

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danbrann
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8 Oct 2011 - 11:23 AM

Sheer elegance Richard.

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Lillian
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8 Oct 2011 - 12:53 PM

Stunning..with superb lighting
exceptional photography, and deserves a UA
Lillian

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8 Oct 2011 - 12:55 PM

beautiful lines, wonderful lightSmile

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Anna62
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8 Oct 2011 - 1:04 PM

Beautiful image Richard. Stunning lighting Smile

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8 Oct 2011 - 7:34 PM

Great work Richard.

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8 Oct 2011 - 9:23 PM


Quote: Beautiful dress, beautiful model, beautiful backdrop and beautifully taken - excellent Richard!

Sarah *

spot on Sarah Smile
Helen

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9 Oct 2011 - 10:48 AM

superb image richard,top class lighting.ray

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9 Oct 2011 - 10:58 AM

Very classy with beautiful lighting Richard.
Regards,
Rende

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9 Oct 2011 - 4:19 PM

It was good to meet up at long last Richard, what a great day we had. Fredau is a superb model and really made getting some good images a lot easier, thanks for suggesting her.

This is a great image to start with probably my favourite location of the day, I'll wait a day or so before I upload mine Wink

Hope we can shoot again sometime.

Darren.

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9 Oct 2011 - 6:57 PM

Beautifully lit and shot Richard. The votes, and awards are well deserved.
Derek

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10 Oct 2011 - 8:29 AM

Well worth the awards,
Johanna

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acousticmist
10 Oct 2011 - 9:39 AM

Beautiful and tasteful, I like it...........Martin

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10 Oct 2011 - 9:51 PM

Beautiful shot with wonderful lighting, Superb.

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mark1309
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11 Oct 2011 - 12:18 AM

just excellent

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11 Oct 2011 - 10:53 PM

Stunning work Richard.......GrinGrin

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15 Oct 2011 - 9:56 PM

This looks super Rich well done , AND I LIKE THAT HATSmile

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21 Jan 2012 - 3:33 PM

A world class photograph

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