On the road with Sophie Matterson
When I got the call from Australian Geographic to track down Sophie Matterson and...
Photographed in August 2013 the subject image for the album Summer was quite challenging but also really rewarding. The tight confines of a recording studio mixed with the responsibility for so much expensive equipment brought my techniques back into line. There wasn’t going to be any mud slinging or large pressure hoses within these walls.
The subject was considerably sick on the day which actually really helped to create distress and unease as the profoto popped away with a make shift bracket for the Kacey beauty dish.
Hard light was the order for the day and the sharpness that came along with it was rather impressive.
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