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By Diana
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I just canít help myself from time to time to go test myself with light at night, so the urge took me out last night to an old disused lorry yard with a few models. I found an aluminium box on the side of a lorry which provided a great prop and frame. I used the flash remotely to get the glow in the small box.
I love that D300, best thing I ever bought Smile 10mm ISO 200 SS 0.6 sec

This is Peggy, a great fun young model in a rather unpleasant lorry yard at about 11.00pm, a first for her, didnít she do well?

Thanks as always Smile

Dianna

Tags: Photography Model Category Fashion Night Can Urbex Have We Please Portraits and people Flash and lighting Let me out Fashion night photography Pete?

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Comments


imagio Plus
9 12 1 England
29 Aug 2008 12:31AM
Even better Dianna, superb color and exposure, and the pose is great too

Bernie

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Diana Plus
9 2.0k 19 Netherlands
29 Aug 2008 12:33AM
thanks Bernie Smile

Dianna
AnneWorner Plus
8 620 43 United States
29 Aug 2008 12:47AM
This is better than yesterday's shot which I also liked. This gives new meaning to the phrase "being cornered" - even the comp is in a corner.
Can't wait to see what's coming up next. You've a fab imagination.
Anne
Diana Plus
9 2.0k 19 Netherlands
29 Aug 2008 12:50AM
thanks Anne Smile I have just a couple more from the shoot, though this is a fave of mine too

Dianna
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
29 Aug 2008 1:10AM
Superb image, she's great!
jennn
TyChee Plus
11 269 1 United States
29 Aug 2008 1:40AM
Very cool shot!
Ty
29 Aug 2008 1:59AM
excellent skin tones and lighting
Dawn
another excellent shot
Brilane 9 5 12 Wales
29 Aug 2008 3:38AM
The other shot was good, but this one is exceptional.
Brian
MDaniel Plus
9 3 3 Ghana
29 Aug 2008 7:53AM
lovely stress to this image
LesF Plus
9 182 9
29 Aug 2008 8:17AM
This one works a lot better IMO, like it

LesF
Mounters 9 84 2 England
29 Aug 2008 8:32AM
This is brilliant, the lighting exposure, composition are spot on.
The only slight niggle (sorry) is the bottom right it might have been better slightly cropped to get a clean edge.
Otherwise cracking EC material
Diana Plus
9 2.0k 19 Netherlands
29 Aug 2008 9:12AM
morning, thanks Pepes Smile

John I thought about that bit at the bottom if I cloned it the box loses its shape and it I crop it more I would cut her feet off, it is just the angle of the box but thanks Smile

Dianna
zed Plus
11 551 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2008 10:12AM
Great work.
z
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Stace Plus
7 2 2 England
29 Aug 2008 10:56AM
Superb image, very well captured
Stace
User_Removed 8 172 1 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2008 11:20AM
Wow, i like this one even better Dianna, really original, great work.
Still no lorry's lol

Mark
lonely_oryx 8 61 54 England
29 Aug 2008 11:54AM
Almost the spider woman. Excellent
Richsr Plus
8 90 219 England
29 Aug 2008 1:00PM
Like the lighting and tones in this - very creative use of the model.
Regards Richard.
29 Aug 2008 1:12PM
A cracking shot - a very effective and eye-catching image.
Re John's comment above, it is sometimes the little things that draw your eye away from the main subject - which would be a shame in a shot as good as this. You could just crop a little bit off the right hand side to lose that slightly distracting angle without losing her foot or the reflection of her hand.
Jean
bliba Plus
10 2 Austria
29 Aug 2008 2:27PM
very good...great imagination
29 Aug 2008 3:33PM
Stunning image... love the light and concept

Dave
29 Aug 2008 3:45PM
Excellent image dianna good lighting well captured regards
Mike
Diana Plus
9 2.0k 19 Netherlands
29 Aug 2008 3:47PM
Thanks very much everyone for the C&C's on this one

I have cloned the allie as suggested by John and Jean, but for me the original works cos of the shape of the box

Dianna
SFd 8 10 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2008 4:04PM
I agree a really creative image.
Steve
pennyspike 12 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2008 4:28PM
Something really strange has just happened. I wrote a great long speil about how this picture worked for me and it just disappeared,; a bit like the model who looks as if he world is caving in.Smile
Anyway Dianna I'm giving you my award, much rarer than ECs or even POTW because it really grabbed me straight from the thumbnail. It doesn't come with a fabulous prize but I hope you can put it on your cyber shelf.
PennySmileSmileSmile
Diana Plus
9 2.0k 19 Netherlands
29 Aug 2008 5:42PM
oh thanks Penny that will look lovely on my cyber shelf, thanks very much indeed

Thanks all Smile

Dianna
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
29 Aug 2008 8:27PM
Wonderful shot; one of your best I think!
Rende
Mounters 9 84 2 England
29 Aug 2008 8:45PM
Dianna I agree with you the original is better it shows that Peggy is in a box and that's what the shot is all about.
Thanks for humouring me x
RoddBC Plus
10 40 United States
29 Aug 2008 10:33PM
All I can say is well done. What an excellent idea well executed Dianna.



Rodd
Diana Plus
9 2.0k 19 Netherlands
29 Aug 2008 11:32PM
thanks again all really pleased with your repsonse Smile

Yep John YVW.... I did try it every which way, but I wanted the box to be seen

Dianna
sketch 8 1.5k United Kingdom
30 Aug 2008 12:04AM
Very cool shot Dianna

sarah x
Rylands 8 1 2 United Kingdom
30 Aug 2008 10:09AM
Superb lighting on this image
Ray
RobinF 9 83 1 England
31 Aug 2008 8:13AM
Original, inspiring and overall a stunning shot Dianna!
kind regards,
Robin
JONTHELENS 8 34 United Kingdom
31 Aug 2008 11:04AM
That is very good.
31 Aug 2008 12:37PM
Fantastic. Love it.
V2 is my preference as the bottom right corner slightly spoils V1.
Lovely work.
31 Aug 2008 7:17PM
superb capture
Diana Plus
9 2.0k 19 Netherlands
31 Aug 2008 10:46PM
thanks again all, and Benie thank you so much for your precious user award, means so much Smile Smile Smile

Ken, I still like V1 best cos of the box but thanks Smile

Dianna
DP_Imagery Plus
11 24 6 Wales
31 Aug 2008 11:10PM
Totally brilliant - v2 for me - top shot.

Bruce
Mjhearne Plus
9 432 4 Scotland
1 Sep 2008 12:11AM
Great Shot!!!!!!!

Matthew
helenlinda Plus
8 342 22 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2008 10:26PM
Fascinating shot!!!
Helen
Diana Plus
9 2.0k 19 Netherlands
1 Sep 2008 10:50PM
thanks again all.....Smile

Dianna
DaveU Plus
9 1.3k 123 England
6 Sep 2008 7:49AM
Punchy colour and a very good setup .... prefer V2 myself Wink
lukef 9 United Kingdom
8 Sep 2008 11:15PM
That lighting and perspective is great ,esspecially with the light bouncing of the box.
Diana Plus
9 2.0k 19 Netherlands
11 Sep 2008 2:54PM
thanks Dave and Luke the flash is behind her and set off remotely by the camera..cool effect huh?

the box she is in was filthy too as were all the trucks on this old lorry yard

Dianna

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