The Laundromat | The Pointe Shoe Mysteries! with Joe McNally

Follow behind the scenes with Joe as he starts piecing the shot for this dance noir storyline.

Joe McNally is an internationally acclaimed photographer whose career has spanned 30 years and included assignments in over 50 countries. He has shot cover stories for TIME, Newsweek, Fortune, New York, Entertainment Weekly, The New York Times Sunday Magazine, and Men's Journal. He has been at various times in his career a contract photographer for Sports Illustrated, a staff photographer at LIFE, and currently, an ongoing 23-year contributor to the National Geographic, shooting numerous cover stories for those publications.

Joe was listed by American Photo as one of the 100 Most Important People in Photography and described by the magazine as "perhaps the most versatile photojournalist working today". He has been honored as a member of Kodak-PDN Legends Online, as well as being a Nikon Legend Behind the Lens. In 2010, he was voted as one of the 30 most influential photographers of the decade in an industry-wide Photo District News survey. He is also an educator and keynote speaker

Products Used:
NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S

Nikon Z 7 Mirrorless Camera

Profoto Air Remote

Profoto B10 Plus

Profoto A1X

Profoto Pro-B4 1000 Air Pack

Manfrotto Super Clamp

Manfrotto Variable Friction Magic Arm

Manfrotto 1005BAC Air-Cushioned Ranker Light Stand

Avenger Sand Bags

Avenger 9.8' C-Stand 30 Kit with extension arm

Avenger Chrome Mini Boom

Credit / Support
• Erica Lynn Bridge - Talent - aka the ballerina “victim"
• Larena Danielle Poole - Talent - aka the ballerina “villain”
• Nik Pjeternikaj - Talent - aka “Detective Nik Night”
• Joe McNally - Photographer
• Seth Miranda - Technical Consultant
• Dustin Samman - Photo Assistant
• Xzavian Cookbey - Photo Assistant
• Cliff Hausner - Profoto - Technical Consultant
• Fernando Martinez - Lead Camera / Director

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