Hi and welcome back.
During one of my advanced speedlight classes, Ray came in to model for the P90X black and white fitness look.
To achieve this look, I used:
Nikon SB900 @ 1/2 power, Pocket Wizard Plus II’s, Lastolite 24×24 Ezybox with Adorama grid directly above
SB800 @ 1/4 power, Westcott 28″ Apollo, camera left
I set the exposure then went for something in that dramatic black and white style.
This is a really cool and fun technique done with simple equipment.
I used Capture One Pro 6 for all the raw conversions and the High Contrast Portrait Black and White Preset Style.
Simple, quick, and just fantastic results.
That’s it for now. Till next time, happy shooting!