Patrick Star vs. Pinky Setup
This is the setup photo for Patrick Star vs. Pinky.
The backdrop is made with two pieces of scrapbooking paper, a water-like print on the left and a distressed pink print on the right. Both pieces of paper are attached to foamboard behind the figures with sticky notes. Each figure stands on scrapbooking paper as well: a leather print for Patrick (which I was hoping would resemble the bottom of the ocean) and a rusty-brown print for Pinky.
The figures are lit with two push-lights, one on each side of the camera.
Above the scene a large circular diffuser (not shown) softens the ambient light in the room. A dark strip of fabric (also not shown) is positioned just above the backdrop to darken it a bit.
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This photo was taken in my kitchen using some pretty simple Gear. You might be surprised to discover how low-tech my "photography studio" really is.
This photo was posted to Flickr on 04 September 2010. The last time I checked, it had 2,368 views on Flickr.
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