PUMPKIN ON FIRE.
Shot at the studio making practical effects and practical lighting (No digital effects).
4 individual shots combined in Photoshop using the blending modes to get one final image, some color grading an that's it... You have your Pumpkin on fire!!!
See the "bts" video and individual shots below.
Shot 1: With 2 studio flashes / blue gel for the Background / Orange gel for the pumpkin.
Shot 2: Same two flashes with gels but now with a low fog machine for ambient.
Shot 3: Practical light / Just exposed for the fire burst / No studio flashes / 1/1000
Shot 4: Same as shot 2 but with the top of the Pumpkin.