I took the plunge and purchased studio lighting (knowledge of how to use it not included). Thanks to some awesome studio lighting tutorials by CreativeLive and patient friends willing to model, here is the first batch of studio-lit portraits.
I was honored to work with one of Grinnell College's top cross-country runners. She is incredibly driven, talented, and - best of all - really fun to be around. Click on any photo to enlarge it.
Yep. 'Nuff said.