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Please Touch Museum Carousel

The Carousel at the Please Touch Museum is an iconic attribute that many brides and grooms love to include on their wedding day.

In this image, I wanted the movement of the carousel to be a prominent element. I slowed the shutter to capture the motion of the carousel and create the blurring effect.

The process was simple: I had my assistant to my left with a Nikon SB-910 triggered by a Phottix Odin II radio transmitter. I balanced the ambient light and the flash, and set my shutter speed to a low number to allow for the motion blur.

Here is a similar photo I took at a different wedding at the Please Touch Museum:

Please Touch Museum Carousel Wedding Photos

Location: 4231 Avenue of the Republic, Philadelphia, PA 19131.

1; f/6.3; ISO 50; 24.0 mm.