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Understanding Light & Light Modifiers

Mark Wallace

Understanding Light & Light Modifiers

Mark Wallace

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Class Description

AFTER THIS CLASS YOU’LL BE ABLE TO:

  • Describe light using common lighting vocabulary
  • Create your own lighting styles
  • Build lighting setups with confidence
  • Replicate lighting from images that inspire you
  • Build your light modifier toolbox

ABOUT MARK'S CLASS:

What’s the difference between a large silver umbrella and a small softbox? Why use a grid? How do you control light spill? What does it mean to shape light? Mark answers all these questions as he breaks downlight in easy-to-understand terms. Mark steps through the principles of light step by step. After explaining each principle of light, he applies it to specific modifiers.

The direction of light, contrast, form, shape, The Inverse Square Law, The Angle of Incidence and Reflection, soft light, hard light, Effective Size, color temperature, Dynamic Range, and more. Once you understand these principles you’ll understand the size, shape, and surfaces of each light modifier and how to use them most effectively. This class is jam-packed and perfect for every level of a studio photographer.

WHO THIS CLASS IS FOR:

  • All levels of studio photographers.

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