The vintage Luke Skywalker Jedi Knight figure has a cape that’s leaves a little something to be desired. With Luke’s face and body drowning in its excess, it’s more like a tent than anything else. So hiding the cape was my motive for going with such restrained lighting on this shot. I have to say I dig the results.
Just followed a link here from BattleGrip.
Great site! I just learned to love the Star Wars movies a month or so back; these photos are great fun!
Glad you enjoy the movies and the site. I originally thought that these photos would only be relevant for people who lived through these toys as kids. But if a newer fan of Star Wars like yourself is seeing the light here — I stand corrected!
It helps that I have an affection for vintage/retro toys and stories:
Your photos are just fun, regardless of one’s opinion of Star Wars.