Leica Noctilux Prom Night

Leica Noctilux Event Photography

Prom Night for King Henry VIII School, Coventry leavers at Arderncote Manor Hotel & Spa, Warwickshire

I covered the event with my Leica M9 + Leica Noctilux 50mm f1.0 v2 lens set at f1 for the entire night, group shots and all.  (I did take one all pupil photo with my Zeiss Biogon 21mm f2.8 as the 50mm was not wide enough.  All the photos except the last few are daylight only.

It was the first prom night I have been invited to photography and I must admin I was a little nervous at the thought of being ripped to pieces by 100+ 18yr olds.  I could not have been more wrong.  The King Henry VIII school pupils were some of the most polite young adults I have had the pleasure of meeting.  The whole evening was great fun and the photos seemed to be well received.  I also took along my Mamiya RZ67 Pro II shooting Polaroid film (Fuji FP100C) and again everyone really took to it.

Here are a few sample images to show that the Leica Noctilux 50f1 lens really can do almost anything you throw at it.

Gallery – samples (The James Bond 007 car was borrowed for the event!)

http://www.MatthewOsbornePhotography.co.uk

 

Advertisements

About matthewosbornephotography

Coventry, UK studio based Model and Wedding Photographer offering both Medium Format Film and Digital Images. 1-2-1 Photography and Lighting Tuition also available.
Gallery | This entry was posted in Leica and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s