The Digital Photographer's Guide to Light Modifiers: Techniques for Sculpting With Light

The Digital Photographer's Guide to Light Modifiers: Techniques for Sculpting With Light

by Allison Earnest
     
 

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Focusing exclusively on light modifiers and making the most of the least equipment, this in-depth handbook is ideal for use by the beginner and advanced amateurs who wish to take their photography to the next level. Including diagrams and lighting set scenes to facilitate learning and adapting technique, step-by-step critiques of several portrait sessions, and an

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Focusing exclusively on light modifiers and making the most of the least equipment, this in-depth handbook is ideal for use by the beginner and advanced amateurs who wish to take their photography to the next level. Including diagrams and lighting set scenes to facilitate learning and adapting technique, step-by-step critiques of several portrait sessions, and an extensive review of a variety of light modifying tools—from barn doors and snoots to gels, umbrellas, and strip boxes—this invaluable textbook style book reveals the precise steps for obtaining dimension and depth for indoor and outdoor portrait sessions. This resource is a must-have for beginner photographers looking to discover a treasure trove of fresh, creative lighting inspiration, that will surely help add diversity and creative style to your photography

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A step-by-step explanation of the processes involved with various alternative lighting techniques, complete with fully comprehensible examples, diagrams, and descriptions depending on your goals and needs.
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"Has a step-by-step explanation of the processes involved with various, alternative lighting techniques complete with fully comprehensible examples, diagrams and descriptions depending on your goals and needs."  — blogonbooks.com

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781608952229
Publisher:
Amherst Media, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/01/2010
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
8.78(w) x 11.08(h) x 0.35(d)

Meet the Author

Allison Earnest is a professional photographer who has worked for Boeing International, NASA, the United States Army, and Phillip Morris. She is the author of "Sculpting with Light" and her photographs have appeared in "Darkroom and Camera "magazine, "Studio Photography & Design," the "Village Voice," and numerous medical journals and books. She lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

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