Tag : Jumeirah Beach

365 Project : Day 274

This is probably the quickest photoshoot I had in a while, but probably the most the most fun…. very relax atmosphere and the model is really excellent to work with, thanks Ms. Lili Green! Gear: Canon 7D + Canon 24-70mm f2.8 L Settings: f4.5 | 1/200 | ISO 250 Strobist: 580 exii + Lumiquest softbox III on camera left @ 1/8 power 430 exii + Lumiquest softbox III on camera right @ 1/16 power Trigger: Canon 7D built in trigger […]

365 Project : Day 154

Taken from Jumeriah beach during noon time.  Weather is becoming unbearable during day time, I guess I have to go back to strobist mode 🙂 Gear: Canon 7D + Tokina 11-16 f2.8 Settings: f14.0 | 1/250 | ISO 100 Post process: Adjusted Contrast using curves and that’s about it Cheers! /Mike

365 Project : Day 124

I probably posted these buildings more than a few times, I just like how they look 🙂 I just have to experiment with what foreground I have to match it with 😀 Gear:  Canon 7D + Tokina 11-16 f2.9 Settings:  f14 | 1/200 | ISO 100 Post process: Enhanced the sky to get more cloud texture Applied different curve settings Adjusted hue and saturation Dodging and burning Cheers! /Mike

365 Project : Day 122

Taken from Jumeirah Beach, if you look closely on the left, you will find Burj Al Arab, the 7 star hotel.  You have to look real close to see it 🙂 Gear:  Canon 7D + Sigma 10-20mm + BW ND1000x filter + 3 stop graduated filter to balance the sky Settings: f13 | 15secs. | ISO 100 Post process: Enhanced the sky for more drama Adjusted color balance to remove warm color cast from the ND filter Applied curve settings […]

365 Project : Day 118

Lately, Dubai is prepping everyone on what’s to come during summer;  it’s getting warmer each day now and slowly but surely, weather will soon feel like a hot oven ! Gear: Canon 7D + Tokina 11-16 f2.8 Settings: f14 | 1/320 | ISO 100 Post process: Adjusted brightness and contrast using different curves settings Applied some dodging and burning Applied a light vignette Weekend is knocking! /Mike

365 Project : Day 106

Taken from Jumeirah Beach, Dubai.  The railings fascinated me, I wanted to create small frames and the railings just did that for me. Gear: Canon 7D + Sigma 10-20mm Settings: f11 | 1/800 | ISO100 Post process: Under exposed the picture using curves Enhanced the sky to create a dramatic look Dodging and burning Blending modes to get more details and texture Happy weekend! /Mike