RotoVision: 500 Lighting Hints, Tips, and Techniques
Concise, accessible, entry-level guide to lighting for outdoor and studio photography
Good lighting is key to creating successful photographs, whether you're shooting with a digital SLR or a cell phone. 500 Lighting Hints, Tips, and Techniques is an essential guide to the subject covering all aspects of lighting, including sections on both outdoor and studio lighting. A range of genres are covered, such as lighting for portraits, landscapes, and still life subjects.
500 Lighting Hints, Tips, and Techniques gives the reader a basic grounding in measuring and controlling light, and explains how to use exposure, aperture, and shutter speeds.
Step-by-step projects explore a set of typical lighting situations, such as shooting an indoor portrait with beauty-style lighting, and photographing an object with a reflective surface. The book also includes simple techniques for perfecting lighting effects using Photoshop.