Behind the Scenes: Jason & Natashia Portrait Photography


My BTS videos are always FREE, but be sure to enroll in the course for a one-time fee and get access to:

  • Gear List – see what I used to get the shot!
  • Image Gallery – see the final results of the BTS video!
  • Lighting Diagrams (PDF) – See EXACTLY how I lit, composed, and captured the images including light placements, modifier selections, and camera settings!
  • Pro Tips – Get exclusive insights from me on how I approach, light, compose, and capture my images.

Believe it or not this was my first real “portrait” styled shoot ever. I found a friend and a model that I had met through an acquaintance and got us all together for a photoshoot at a local studio. The idea was to try and create some stylized images that I had been inspired to shoot by checking out some work by Art Streiber. I wanted to take a mix of window light and strobes to create some different, interesting images and push myself to try some lighting setups I had never shot before.

I will be the first to admit that the editing is a little heavy handed by today’s standard, but it was retouched back in 2014 and the lighting and shooting styles are things I still apply today. Take a look at the five different lighting setups included in this course, ranging from window light to balanced ambient/strobes, and full studio lighting with multiple models and my first ever 3 light setup.

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