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Vintage Fashion

By Richsr
Thanks for all your comments and feedback on my last upload very much appreciated.

First from a shoot at the Victorian Baths in Manchester.
Model: Kate Smith
MUA: Krystle
Stylist; Rudy Henderson

Styled using vintage fashion to suit the surrounding
Shot in the celler areas of the building.

Thanks for looking.
Regards Richard

Tags: Manchester Off camera flash Flash and lighting Ruby henderson Victorian baths Vintage fashion Kate Smith Krystall

Voters: Rikpt, phil99, Grampy and 108 more

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Rikpt 10 United Kingdom
6 May 2011 8:43AM
Nicely shot Grin
phil99 14 45 6 United Kingdom
6 May 2011 8:45AM
Excellent toning in this and the way you have deliberately created and used the shadow .....Phil
Grampy 11 507 71 England
6 May 2011 8:51AM
Super light Richard , If I may say so ,(I know you don't mind the opinion of others) I'd love to pan a bit left though without the dark band on the right, it remains a good shot.
cassiecat 12 39 46 England
6 May 2011 8:53AM
i love it as is, very classy, shortlisted.lesley
Richsr 14 91 223 England
6 May 2011 9:02AM
Thanks for all the comment everyone.
regards Richard
NobbytheNobster 11 33 5 England
6 May 2011 9:16AM
Really good shot Richard Smile
6 May 2011 9:17AM
Wonderful shot with superb tones.

saeidNL 11 3 Netherlands
6 May 2011 9:30AM
Excellent work Richard (as always) , love the lighting and composition,Like the light/shadow in this one too.
JackAllTog Plus
12 6.3k 58 United Kingdom
6 May 2011 9:49AM
Wow, really good image. I love this style of photo and the location, model and execution are brilliant.
Very nice work Smile
Lesley1959 12 2 United Kingdom
6 May 2011 9:57AM
Another stunning image!!

digital_boi 15 3 6 Scotland
6 May 2011 10:21AM
very good work love the created shadow and the use of the brick wall Grin
Alvar 14 23 2 France
6 May 2011 10:21AM
A beauty Richard !!!!
6 May 2011 10:36AM
Lovely image Richard - wonderful tonal quality !

barbarahirst 12 27 12 United Kingdom
6 May 2011 10:41AM
You really are the master of lighting ..... in my eyes
ade_mcfade 17 15.2k 216 England
6 May 2011 10:49AM
used to live 100 yards from there Rich!

what lighting kit you using here - looks like a powerful source!
Richsr 14 91 223 England
6 May 2011 11:03AM
Thanks for all your comments and feedback everyone, much appreciated.
Funny so did the MUA Ade, lighting was a single Nissin flash fitted with a beauty dish, very low ceilings too.
Regards Richard
cameracat 17 8.6k 61 Norfolk Island
6 May 2011 11:38AM
Fantastic in all areas.....Grin

Class always stands out.....Wink
andylea 12 37 1 United Kingdom
6 May 2011 11:57AM
brilliant light and shadows wonderful tones a cracking capture nice one Wink
Sezz 16 619 15 England
6 May 2011 11:58AM
I agree with Malc, all beautifully thought out and taken Richard!

Sarah *
SteveNZ 12 4 5 United Kingdom
6 May 2011 12:27PM
Tones, textures and lighting work perfectly together.
Excellent work.
Briwooly 15 454 6 England
6 May 2011 12:28PM
Great shot Richard and the processing and light is spot on

achieverswales 10 8 101 Wales
6 May 2011 12:42PM
Great capture Richard
The lighting and shadow detail is excellent, the texture of the wall is also excellent!


johnnyboy114 12 231 106 United Kingdom
6 May 2011 12:54PM
Very nicely worked with the light, I really like that. Simple, effective and very well exposed. Good pose and lovely model....
gingerdelight 14 298 11 United Kingdom
6 May 2011 1:16PM
A wonderful play of light and shadow in this fine shot Rich, well taken.
soulofharmony 11 22 1 Norfolk Island
6 May 2011 1:31PM
Perfect Richard...Grin

Nikki !
LesF 14 182 9
6 May 2011 1:37PM
Been waiting to see these Richard and I'm not disappointed, as if I ever was.

Daisymaye Plus
12 23 19 Canada
6 May 2011 2:20PM
This is lovely Richard. Beautifully done with the light and love that shadow........Sandy
DavidWebb 13 3 England
6 May 2011 4:12PM
Wonderful addtion to your gallery Richard
Scaramanga 13 60 6 United Kingdom
6 May 2011 4:25PM
Looks very authentically vintage.
DaveU 15 1.4k 127 England
6 May 2011 4:39PM
Superb Richard ...... love the background and the choice of complementary colours for her clothing.
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 19 England
6 May 2011 4:55PM
Another cracker, Richard, love the colours and toning in this, giving a period feel Smile
Trev Smile
cabbie Plus
14 31 United Kingdom
6 May 2011 5:01PM
Excellent work everything comes together well done indeed

jaktis Plus
17 84 Sweden
6 May 2011 5:07PM
Lovely matching tones

6 May 2011 6:14PM
Love the way she blends in AND stands out from the BG. Clever stuff Richard, really like this one.

John Smile
Richsr 14 91 223 England
6 May 2011 8:32PM
Thanks for all your comments everyone very much appeciated.
Regards Richard
Yogendra 17 22 1 United Kingdom
6 May 2011 8:34PM
Excellent shot, wonderful lighting and details, Superb.
pluckyfilly 14 351 33 United Kingdom
6 May 2011 9:03PM
I like the picture and the inclusion of the shadow but wonder if that extension of wall could somehow have been cropped or maybe if you moved slightly you could have avoided it Smile
Rock 18 10 2 England
7 May 2011 1:28PM
Great work, the subject gets all the attention without any distraction.

7 May 2011 3:10PM
A really great shot well captured and presented.
7 May 2011 5:54PM
Great lighting angle!
LesF 14 182 9
8 May 2011 9:38AM
Congrats on the HC Richard

Rende 14 38 4 Netherlands
8 May 2011 11:27AM
Wonderful vintage feel to it Richard. I like the shadow.
Lillian Plus
11 23 17 United Kingdom
8 May 2011 6:58PM
Well shot Richard, in fact stunningGrin
so detailed and posed to perfection
franfoto 13 2 32 England
8 May 2011 11:25PM
Superb, I just love the vintage fashion and the processing has captured the era beautifully.

ianrobinson 11 1.2k 8 United Kingdom
9 May 2011 11:54AM
wow another superb image thank you for sharing.
derekhansen 12 210 24 United Kingdom
9 May 2011 8:57PM
Superbly done Richard. I like the overall feel and colour tones.
Mjhearne 14 432 4 Scotland
10 May 2011 12:52PM
Great work and tones here! Love the use of the shadow too!

astyag 13 12
11 May 2011 8:21AM
Well I think the styling to match the vintage matters has given a great result in return
cassiecat 12 39 46 England
13 May 2011 2:59PM
congrats on the HC.lesley
Richsr 14 91 223 England
15 May 2011 2:44PM
Thanks to Pete for the HC very much appreciated, and thanks to everyone for their comments and feedback very much appreciated again. Will try and catch up with everyone next week.
Regards Richard
helenlinda Plus
13 374 22 United Kingdom
16 May 2011 7:39AM
That shadow works really well Richard - well deserved HC
16 May 2011 4:49PM
Very nice shot.

16 May 2011 5:21PM
Superb image.
dathersmith 14 565 12 United Kingdom
17 May 2011 12:06PM
Super shot Richard, certainly suits the surroundings. Well done on the HC.

MickyMc 13 8 United Kingdom
17 May 2011 2:20PM
100 Great and very exciting image
andmolliethedog 15 120 11 United Kingdom
19 May 2011 3:54PM
probably 90% would try and lighten the shadow..which would be a mistake as it adds mood and balance,not 100 sure about where the window cuts to be honest but as with all these things its a personal thing...but thats nit picking it deserves the awards..

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