i like to relax on sundays with some light reading: dictionaries, medical journals, anthologies of modern poetry... the usual. today i figured i might as well photograph myself doing so, so i put some of miah's lighting tips to work, and here's what i got:
I started with the softbox above the camera as the primary light. then i added the second softbox to the left of the camera to give a slightly more directional light. added the 580 for rim light and then the janky of all jankies, the vivitar, for some more rim and a bit of hair light:
what do you guys think? criticism welcome.
edit: just realized that self-portrait hugh is about to turn the page backwards. rad. how does that saying go?... the devil's in the details?