For one of our major studio photography projects, we were assigned to shoot four black and white photos of a male modelling inexpensive sunglasses. As a magazine that is aimed towards a niche crowd, I’ll be planning around to work with the idea. Aside for them being known as an art, design and fashion magazine, it caters to the concept of being sophisticated yet mainstream. Although those two ideas juxtaposes one another, similar magazines such as i-D and Dazed follow similar themes by implementing well-thought yet relatable content in their publishing.
Focusing on the lighting, these two videos have inspired me on how I want my lights to be set up:
My lighting diagrams: