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TitleRolando Gomez's Lighting for Glamour Photography: Techniques for Digital Photographers
Author
LanguageEnglish
File Size9.4 MB
Total Pages128
Table of Contents
                            Cover
Copyright Page
Contents
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
PREFACE
	A Growing Trend
	The Importance of Good Lighting
	Acknowledgments
INTRODUCTION
LIGHTING BASICS
	Qualities of Light
	Direction
	Intensity
	Color
	Distribution
	Contrast
	Continuous Lights: Fluorescent and Tungsten
	Flashtubes
	Ring Flash and Novelty Ring Flash Units
	Novelty Units
	Things to Consider When Purchasing a Ring Flash Unit
	On-Camera Flash or Speedlights
	Natural Light
	Open Shade
	Lighting Patterns
	Paramount Lighting
	Loop Lighting
	Split Lighting
	Rembrandt Lighting
	Find, See, and Feel the Light
	Practice Makes Perfect
	Quick Reaction Timing
WHITE BALANCE
	Custom White Balance
	White Balance Tricks
	Color the Background
	Give Your Subject a Tan
	Instant Sunsets
LIGHT MODIFIERS
	The Physics of Light
	Scrims
	White and Black Cards
	Cutters, Flags, and Gobos
	Gels
	Softboxes
	Metal Grids, Louvers, and Honeycombs
	Strip Lights
	Octaboxes
	Umbrellas
	Metal Reflectors
	Beauty Dish
	How It Works
METERING AND EXPOSURE
	The 90 Percent Rule
	Clothing Selection
	Separation
	Adding Detail
	Composition
	The Sunny 16 Rule
SUPPLEMENTARY LIGHTING
	Rim, Hair, and Accent Lighting
	Kickers
	Lighting the Background
THE CALIFORNIA SUNBOUNCE WAY
	White, Silver, Gold, and Zebra Reflectors
	Black Reflectors
	In Summary
CONCLUSION
RESOURCES
INDEX
                        
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