How Detailed Can Your Lighting Get?

Well, this entire lighting set-up is mainly to showcase … a sneaker.

Okay, it’s a soccer cleat. On the foot of one of the greatest players of our time. But … still, that’s a lot of effort for a dirty shoe, right?

My advanced class will be diving into lighting this week … not sure we’ll go this far, but who knows. If we can budget a trip to Paris to get a background shot of a stadium, I may try this …

(Thanks to David Hobby over at The Strobist for the lede on this.)