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SHOOT.. In THE THEATRE

Source: Edge FwdThis spread Dress rehearsals are where Maria captures production shots. The catch is that she usually doesn’t know the choreography in advance, so she has to anticipate moments like the three dancers in synchronous motion (opposite).

T he most demanding production shots I make The dress rehearsals run back to back with no breaks, which means that I finish just after 10pm, and images must be edited for press by lunchtime the next day. Bring on the caffeine…

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