Gary Hughes, M.Photog.Cr., CPP
Hughes Fioretti Photography, Orlando, Florida
CAMERA & LENS: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV, Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM lens at 120mm
EXPOSURE: 1/125 second at f/8, ISO 200
LIGHTING: Hughes used four Photogenic Matrix MCD400R strobes. The main modifier was a 28-inch octabox, the fill light was two 10x24-inch half domes, and the background light was a Glow 8x8-foot butterfly scrim that doubles as the background and the back light with a Photogenic 60-inch parabolic umbrella.
POST-CAPTURE: He processed the raw file in Canon Digital Photo Professional and used Adobe Photoshop for a black-and-white conversion and some dodging and burning to bring out shadow detail.