Day 153: Electric

I dunno what it is about guitars. I don’t play them. They’re not necessarily my *favorite* instrument to listen to. And yet, I keep coming back to them. Maybe it’s their varying shapes and gadgets. Maybe it’s the mix of elements, metal and wood. But whatever the reason, I find them photogenic. I got a little crazy in post today. This was a fine shot as it was, with a lovely silhouetting running down the right side. I was just feeling punchy while editing, so I applied a “glowing edges” filter.  It *may* have been all those previous comments from the Spinal Tap crew driving this train.  We’ll see if they approve.

Camera Specs:
1/160 sec @ f/13, 50mm, ISO 400

Light Specs:
Flash: 1 Canon 430 EXII @ 1/4
Modifiers: Rogue Flashbender snoot
Placement: ~ 2 ft camera left, centered to bottom tuning peg (1/2 of the snoot aimed across plane of the front, 1/2 of the snoot aimed across plane of the back)
Triggering Device: Cowboy Studio triggers

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