18. November 2014 by · Comments Off on Figure Photo Fight 25 – A+ – Super Pochaco – 1/6 – Beer Girl ver. · Categories: Photo Shoots · Tags: , , ,

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Neil’s 25th challenge to me involved the A+ Beer Girl Pochaco, and was as follows:

BEER! It can be in a bottle, in a can, in a glass or any other way you like, 
but your shot must have actual beer in it.

Well, that’s speaking my language. I’m a little late for Oktoberfest, but I’d been planning a shot a lot like this anyway, so I’ll use it as a convenient excuse. The secret to this shot is now that I’m done I’m drinking the beer.

11. November 2014 by · Comments Off on Figure Photo Fight 24: Chobits – Sumomo – Talking Doll (Toynami) · Categories: Photo Shoots · Tags: , ,

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Neil’s challenge for me this week was:

Your challenge:
Since this figure is basically 1:1 scale, find something people sized for her to interact with.

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05. November 2014 by · Comments Off on Figure Photo Fight 25 – Orca Toys Tamaki Kousaka Bunny ver. · Categories: Photo Shoots · Tags: , ,

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This week Jeff gave me a lot of room to interpret what I had to do with this Tamaki Kousaka. The key word was “dynamic” and I chose to read that as “contrasty and saturated” and that’s where the red curtain came from. Jeff’s specific challenge to me was,

Your challenge is freeform. My only caveat is that you must use a “dynamic” background. Dream up something complimentary, take your time with exposure value and composition and belt it out of the park.

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