Studio portrait of a ballet dancer en pointe

Sneak behind-the-scenes of one of my most popular images and find out why you don’t need to get everything right in-camera all of the time.

Professionally-trained ballet dancer Emily Gloyens rises en pointe as red satin flows around her. This poppy-like portrait merges the stylings of a fashion shoot with the energy, elegance and movement of a dancer’s portrait.

Things weren’t quite so serene in the studio, however. Find out how I captured and created this image, and glimpse behind-the-scenes to see how it all came together.