Andrea Belluso is an experienced photographer with more than three decades in the business. Over the years, he has shot everything and everyone from supermodels and celebrities to fashion, beauty and stock photography.
Once a month Andrea shares one of his most recent setups. (Previous setups can be found here.) This month he is stepping up the game by presenting his very first The Light Shaper video. Hope you like it!
Setup: The Magazine Cover Setup
Perfect when: Shooting a famous singer
But also when: You want a soft and crispy light
The assignment: I was asked by beauty magazine Daisy Beauty to do a cover shoot with Swedish singer Emilia de Poret. The brief was simple: keep it simple but try to make the image stick out of the crowd of commercial magazine covers. The editor specifically asked for a portrait with a bit of a sidelight, but with a nice beauty feeling to it and not over the top. Emilia is known for her immense wardrobe of designer clothes, so she styled herself for the shoot. (more…)