Shot with the Nikon D7000 and Nikon 35mm F1.8 AFS prime lens. Manual exposure mode, F5, 1/100th second shutter speed, ISO 200, matrix metering. Lighting via Nikon SB900 in manual mode @ 1/64th power with the flash head zoomed to 50mm. Flash was in a Large size Rogue Flashbender with front diffuion panel attached, flying out over the bed on a Westcott boom arm attached to a light stand. Flash triggered with PocketWizard Plus IIs.
In 2013, I'm doing a 365 shot a day project with the theme "Toys. When you're not looking". The idea is to capture familiar toys dealing with the situations and challenges that life throws at them in the real world, just like a human would. You can follow the progress of the project on http://GreggObst.com