Last February, my buddy, Vancouver graphic designer Jung Shin got me to come down to Richmond, a suburb of Vancouver, to photograph the menu of the new Sura Restaurant. I had photographed the original Sura in the West End last year, and they had grown so fast that they were opening a brand new restaurant in Richmond.
A hot pot in a stone bowl. The stone bowl holds the heat until the last sizzling bit.
Beef ready for the BBQ
Some tasty looking ribs.
A behind the scenes view of my lighting set up at Sura. We started 10:00 PM, after the restaurant had closed, and ended up working until 2:00 AM of two nights in a row. It was February when we did the shoot, and it meant a couple of late night drives in driving snow storms.
Camera: Nikon D3
Lens: Nikon AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8
Lighting: Alien Bee B-1600 X 3