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Derek POP!
24mm-105mm f/4 lens, 40mm, 1/250, f/5.0, ISO 100.

Yesterday we were shooting an iPhone app commercial all afternoon out in Point Grey. It was a supremely gorgeous day and we wrapped at about 5pm. The light was so golden and yummy that I had to shoot some photos of our actor, Derek Pante.

I have always wanted to do a spontaneous photo shoot with bubbles, so I keep a bottle of bubble mix in my car.

Derek was awesome and blew a bunch of bubbles even though the mix was about a year old and the soap tasted super gross. I crouched down and waited for the perfect POP and voila! Bubble magic hour POP!

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    Felix
    May 1, 2009 at 1:24 AM

    Really love the bubbles shoot!

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    Rob Morgan
    May 1, 2009 at 2:13 AM

    Hey Guys,

    Thats very clever!

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    josh knepper
    May 1, 2009 at 2:16 AM

    If that happens again – I would call these guys – they are “Ready to Believe You” 1-800-GBSTRS

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    Kent Goldings
    May 1, 2009 at 2:26 AM

    Bubbles are great for getting children to smile and controlling where they look. You should always keep them handy if you think you’re going to have a chance to photograph children.

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    Tamer
    May 1, 2009 at 7:19 AM

    Nice. Great from Germany.

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    Fred Hill
    May 1, 2009 at 8:08 AM

    LOL! That was a great way to start off a Friday.

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    My pants is tight! » Blog Archive » Week 1 @ Giant Ant
    May 1, 2009 at 12:10 PM

    […] Blew bubbles and saw a real-life cartoon creature (AMAZING photo by Lisa and animation by Pasquale […]

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    chriskalani
    May 1, 2009 at 1:12 PM

    That’s so viral

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    Sandra
    May 3, 2009 at 7:58 AM

    How come I never manage to do such a cool soap bubble?!

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    Don Hendricks
    May 5, 2009 at 7:45 AM

    You guys crack me up! Lisa, the look in your eyes in the gambling video could cure the worlds addiction to that pastime. Five bucks…….gone forever, that’s at least two bottles of Bubble Fun.

    Don

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    PMDD-treatment
    May 6, 2009 at 6:18 PM

    haha that animation is awesome! Wonder what software Pasquale used on this? Flash?

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    topcad
    May 9, 2009 at 8:33 PM

    Oh crap that made me laugh. Thanks!

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    Peter West Photo
    May 29, 2009 at 8:11 AM

    Now that’s the Lisa from before :) Welcome back and go get them.

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