I shot some portraits with actress and model Alyssia Johnson for her resume. We used stand lights, but the white background is just my apartment wall and the black background is the flag side of a five-sided reflector.
Arkadiy and I met on Craigslist -- he'd done some modeling in Russia and wanted to get some headshots and model in the US, and I wanted to practice three-point lighting, so we teamed up to take these pictures.
Torn Ticket II put on a production of Pippin last semester and I did both promo pictures and photo call for them! The show had heavy uplighting and weird, creepy characters, so we tried to make that come through in the promo pictures.
I took headshots with Duncan a couple of months ago. Here are a couple! Peep the flower backdrop -- I made it for a video shoot last year and it's turned out to be a fun alternate to a blank wall. You can book your own headshot session with me here.
Evelyn Swift Shuker, local (Boston/Philly -- hire them!) performance artist, director, and playwright, was the lead actress in a short film I made last semester. My co-director and I were lucky to do well enough on the project's Kickstarter that we could pay them actual money, but I also did their headshots. We headed over …