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A Little Bit of Rock n' Roll

I had a friend come in recently to ask if I could help him create a birthday gift for his wife.  But it wasn't for the usual portrait. He presented me with a photograph of Sting and asked if I could recreate this image using himself.  You see, he resembles a young Sting and his wife is a fan of Sting so he thought it would be a nice idea to frame the two along side each other and give it to her for her birthday.  What a fab idea. I think you can see for yourself that he does indeed look a little like Sting.


So we set out to create the image.  It was a fun challenge because I always love looking at images and figuring out how they were lit. Its not as simple as you might imagine to be so precise as I have been here. I think I nailed it to be honest though and I learned a little something in the process.

(A quick snap of the actual frame just before it was picked up)

I like to think my business is not just about one particular style or genre.  I understand lighting and how to apply it in various scenarios.  So I can handle just about any request.

If you have a unique request I'd love to hear it.  You can reach me on 01455 611069 or visit our website at www.christinalauderportraits.com.

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