Barbie for big girls.

A Bridal Still Life

I am continually inspired by miniature couture.  In particular, I adore any and all images that come out of Le Petit Théâtre from Dior. 

©2016 Dior, Inc.

©2016 Dior, Inc.

I love how they use real size items with miniatures.  I had a free day in the studio…almost unheard of these days…so I thought I would try my hand at something like this.  I decided to use my most recent bridal shoot as inspiration.  For those of you following my instagram story…you got to see a little taste of the shoot.  But…as most things go in the studio, you saw the prelim shots and not the final part of what I actually used in the processed images. 

I have to give a shout out to my dear friend Rogier Corbeau of Dutch Fashion Doll World who did some additional art direction on this shoot.  Your vision is always valued and appreciated my friend.

©2017 Inside The Fashion Doll Studio - A Bridal Still Life

©2017 Inside The Fashion Doll Studio - A Bridal Still Life

And…a chance to bring out the pearls!  Smile©2017 Inside The Fashion Doll Studio - A Bridal Still Life

It’s always a treat to use my Laduree boxes.©2017 Inside The Fashion Doll Studio - A Bridal Still Life

©2017 Inside The Fashion Doll Studio - A Bridal Still Life

©2017 Inside The Fashion Doll Studio - A Bridal Still Life

©2017 Inside The Fashion Doll Studio - A Bridal Still Life

But let’s face it…this entire shoot was all about this fabulous dress from Rimdoll on Etsy. ©2017 Inside The Fashion Doll Studio - A Bridal Still Life

For those of you interested in the set up for this shoot, it was all done in natural light with one reflector.  Be prepared people when using natural light to be waiting half the day for optimal lighting.  Since I always love to see behind the scenes from others, I will share a behind the scenes shot here of the set up.  Yes…I have a flash in the picture below but I didn’t end up using it.

©2017 Inside The Fashion Doll Studio - A Bridal Still Life

-Rebecca

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10 responses

  1. Marina Hobbs

    Lovely art shots but as a photographer I particularly love the last shot showing your set .. inspirational thanks !

    April 20, 2017 at 6:15 am

    • Thank you Marina! You are very welcome for the last shot. That was something I included specifically for all the photographers out there. Happy to help and inspire! 🙂

      April 20, 2017 at 6:40 am

  2. lovindollz

    Gorgeous photos!!

    Demetria

    April 20, 2017 at 6:21 am

    • Thank you so much Demetria!

      April 20, 2017 at 6:40 am

  3. You’re such an asset to our hobby. Always look forward to seeing messages from you as I know the eye candy is going to be phenomenal!

    April 20, 2017 at 2:21 pm

    • Awww!! Now see..I would throw this comment right back at you kind Sir ;-). Love seeing all the beauty you put into this community. Mwhah!! Thank you for this very lovely comment. My cup runneth over.

      April 23, 2017 at 1:31 pm

  4. Sheila Nero

    Hi Rebecca, This is Sheila Nero we meet a few times before at Integrity convention and I believe Barbie convention. Yes I’m following your sites as I just love your work. I hope to see you again soon. Do you ever attend the IFDC in Las Vegas? Tell your daughter she is a beautiful ballerina! I appreciate you sharing all your wonderful pictures and information! Thank you for taking the time to do so!

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    April 20, 2017 at 4:16 pm

    • Thank you so much Sheila. Of course I remember you..as does my daughter 🙂 I currently do not attend IFDC as the dates of this convention as well as the convention in Milan always hit at the time when my daughter is performing at some event. I am glad you are enjoying the images and blog. It’s comments like yours that keep me going. Thank you for that 🙂

      April 23, 2017 at 1:34 pm

  5. I so love this blog !! Your photography is truly awe inspiring and your eye and art concepts are wonderful !!
    Thanks for treating us to your talents 💝💝💝

    April 22, 2017 at 8:10 pm

    • My cup does indeed runneth over on the blog this week! Wow…talk about stellar ( head swelling) comments. Thank you so much my dear. Coming from you and your knowledgeable background…I am humbled. Again..it’s all the comments that keep me doing what I do. I have the best readers in the world.

      April 23, 2017 at 1:36 pm

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