Portrait of a Man

Model:  AJ Hodge

Tragedy and Comedy.  All the world is a stage.

I shot these as a test shoot, and did not intend to use it for anything other than preparing for a commercial shoot idea I had in mind. But the emotion in the eyes, and the depth of the expressions grabbed me as I look, I had to share them – portraits in their own right.

The contrast between the two portraits shown together, is subtle, but potent, and invoke memories of the Greek players.

Enjoy.

The Alchemist

Before the Flood

This small set was shot the day before the rains came that created South Carolina’s Historic Flooding.  The lake you see in the background is no longer there today.  Roughly 24 hours after this was shot, the dam holding all that water back, broke, letting loose the waters of the Old Mill Pond, destroying much of Lexington’s Historic Old Mill, including the brew room at the Old Mill Brew Pub (a local favorite of ours here at Alchemist Imaging).

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