A white wall, not just a plain white background

My white walls are roughly textured, so I decided to play along with that. Instead of lighting it to make the wall disappear into a uniform white, I tried to get a beautiful shadow.

I illuminated Francesco S. with a large rectangular softbox, vertically oriented, placed in front of him at about 1.5 m. Also, I pointed two simple parabolic reflectors, underpowered, towards to ceiling.

He's got a book on his mind.
He’s got a book on his mind.

The camera used was a Fujifilm X-T1 with its XF35mm f/1.4 lens @ f/9.0.
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