The studio is probably my favorite place to shoot. I guess coming from my days in art I still like the totally creative aspects of arranging, lighting, and photographing a composition that did not exist until I started to work on it. The photographs in this collection are from a variety of situations.
Many were shot for clients ranging from agency art directors to the marketing or PR people in a client company. But some were shot for self promo where I was just having fun and some were shot as demonstrations for lighting and advertising classes or seminars where I set up, lit, and shot an example (which I'm showing here) then allowed the students to work with the set to get a feel for the type of equipment or techniques involved.
The bottom line is, whether for money, which is always nice, or for fun or to teach the magic of the studio, shooting in the controlled environment is still something I look forward to doing. The shots in this gallery have been taken with both film and digital cameras. These include:
All images in this collection were taken by and are © by N. David King; All Rights Reserved, and may not be used in any manner whatsoever without written permission. Some of the older film-based images were scanned from 'tear sheets' or products. Newer ones that were shot digitally are from original files.
NOTES RE "DEMO" IMAGES:
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