PARAMEDICS SHOOT IDEAS - LARK/KNOWLEDGE - 01 JUNE 2018
As it sounds like it would be tricky to get everyone in one place for a shoot - I propose we do environmental portraits of the key subjects on location, wherever we could get them. With a simple portable strobe set-up, I can be flexible and move quickly. We could roughly outline where and when over a couple days, and get in as many people as we could. And if we wanted to do proper gallery portraits, it would be easy enough just to bring in a roll of paper to shoot against.
A few examples of some on-the-fly on location portraits and gallery stuff (both with strobes) - and also just with natural light - which is my favourite - but not always the most reliable...
* If we wanted to do a group composite, it would be easy enough to shoot our characters against a common background - like the side of an ambulance, or the ambulance bay doors - which could then be edited and stitched together to make an interesting group portrait: