The weather did not
Nevertheless, Agnes (otherwise known as 'Chip') proved to be a revelation; it took only three attempts to get the SOTD (ok ok, Shot-of-the-Day, i made it up on the fly).
Shot 1 - The basic idea
Shot 2 - Almost there, pointy toes, pointy toes!
Shot 3 - SOTD
Here's a quick 'n dirty look at the set-up:
EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM
AcuteB600 w/ Softlight Reflector White
2 x 580EXII (Background lights, Flagged)
1 x SB-80DX (Rim light, Flagged)
3 x PW Multimax, 2 x PW Plus II Radio Triggers