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How to Paint with Light

with Ben Willmore

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About The Class

add new dimension to your photos.

Discover the unique art of light painting, and add a new dimension of light painting into your photography. Experienced light painter Ben Willmore will introduce you to the basics of light painting in this fun and informative class. You’ll learn which tools and settings to use to get your desired effect and how different light sources can be used to produce dramatically different looks.

Learn how to combine an interesting subject, inexpensive gear, and a little light painting knowledge to produce dramatic and interesting results.

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  1. 01

    How to Paint with Light

    1:24:55

Meet Your Expert

Ben Willmore

Ben Willmore is a member of the Photoshop Hall of Fame who has taught over 100,000 Adobe Photoshop® users on all seven continents. His bestselling books, DVDs, and hit seminars have established Ben as one of America’s favorite Adobe Photoshop® instructors, and he is often the top-selling speaker at design and photography conferences throughout the world. He writes for numerous digital imaging publications, including Photoshop User magazine, and his award-winning books have helped helped hundreds of thousands of design and photography professionals make the transition from blindly following step-by-step techniques to “Ah-ha! I finally GET Photoshop!” ... read more

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  • dwt1952

    dwt1952

    November 2014

    Ben comes though with great teachings as always. Nice job. If you ever have a chance to see one of his workshops its well worth the time and costs to go.

  • Peggy Nugent

    Peggy Nugent

    October 2014

    Wow! One of the best workshops I've seen on Creativelive! Lots of useful detail, easily understood. I've never done light painting but now feel that I can go forth and shoot with confidence -- Ben's lessons learned will really help me up the learning curve. Excellent!

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