I had the privilege of taking a few portraits for a local school. It was the the most fun I have had for a long time. These guys did exactly as I asked and even laughed at my jokes! I had 54 portraits and about 3 minutes per child. They were great, even if I did eat into their lunchtime break.
A quick ‘n’ easy set with one Phottix speed light in an umbrella soft box just above right of the camera. I also had my Sony camera tethered to my laptop not only for me to see the image, but so that the children could see the shots as they came in – this put them at ease and they even told me which shot I should use!
Here is a time-lapse of the session –