Harper’s Bazaar – "Subtle Sheen"

This story was shot in the magnificently restored Bhau Daji Lad, Mumbai’s oldest museum. A beautiful but challenging place to shoot, we needed to avoid all the glass display cases. We managed to do this by shooting at a relatively low angle and lighting the space so that the background would fall off but the foreground and ceiling were illuminated.

Background was lit by strobe with reflectors and the model was lit mostly with a softbox or beauty dish on a boom stand.

The museum is a fantastic place to learn about Bombay’s unique colonial history.

Fashion Editor: Ekta Rajani
Model: Tinu Verghese
Makeup & Hair: Tanuja Dabir
Fashion Stylist: Allia Al Rufia
Photographed by Martin Prihoda for Harper’s India
Location: Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum, Byculla, Mumbai

Advertisements

3 Responses to “Harper’s Bazaar – "Subtle Sheen"”

  1. Gorgeous shots, as always! That is a beautiful museum…what an honor to be able to shoot there.

  2. Wow Martin, gorgeous! I am envious of your talent and your good fortune.

  3. Inspiring work. Living the dream in such a wonderful country

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: