Green walls, yellow floor, columns, mirrors, darkness, fast movement, sweat, skin colors.
Shoot Approach: Custom white balance settings, manual mode on flash and camera, low ISO, 24-105mm lens set at 24, stay mindful of my reflection in mirrors, use mirrors to bounce some flash, ceiling bounce, catchlight bounce
Accurately represent South Shore Athletic Club and the amazing classes included in their membership.
Andre is a much loved Zumba teacher whose enthusiasm and motivation started to peek through during my first round of photographs.
Deliver images that show the true spirit of the business.
Some expressive shots while in action.
It was a reasonable start. Much post-processing edits to adjust for the available light and the reach of the flash, and the white balance.
The Photo Shoot
I spent a lot of time on the floor and skirting the perimeter of the room trying not to be in the way of the participants. I also tried some perspective shots from above.
Try a different capture approach by upping the level of gear involved.