Dog Blog Post #2066
Chiaroscuro - a Traditional lighting technique using strong contrasts between light and dark, dating back to the Renaissance.
Caravaggio, Rubens, and Rembrandt all employed it to great effect.
This is Henry, his tousled "bed-head" coat catching the raking light most dramatically.
For the shot, the flash was lowered to about 1.5 ft off the ground and the reflector was turned black-side out to darken the shadows on the left.
116 Pictures in 2016 - #46. "Tradition/Traditional"
Daily Dog Challenge 1575. "From The Top"
A Few More...
|Zachary: "I can't wait to see my shot in the Flickr Group!"|
Ummm... yes... about that.
See, I think Henry's rumpled fur might work just a bit better for this shoot...
|Zachary - displeased|
... than your gorgeous sleek coat and...
|Zachary - pouting|
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