Topic: Portrait Lighting Stylesmicajah
How to analyze a Four Light Setup:
1. Measure the Main Light with your light meter.
2. Figure out your Light Ratio between your Main Light and Fill Light.
3. Then compare the light ratios between the Main and other lights such as a hair light and backdrop light.
4. Think of each light separately.
Different Portrait Lighting Styles shape the features of the face differently. You can emphasize and de-emphasize features using different lighting styles.
Glamour With Ring Light
Portrait Lighting Styles Exercise
Homework 7: Portrait Lighting Styles
Website Article: 6 Portrait Lighting Patterns Every Photographer Should Know
PDF – 6 Portrait Lighting Patterns Every Photographer Should Know
PDF – 5 Basic Portrait Lighting Setups
PPT – Portrait Lighting Styles Overview
PPT – 3/4 Lighting Styles (Broad, Short, Loop)
PPT – Rembrandt & Split Lighting
PPT – Frontal Lighting Styles (Butterfly, Glamour)
PPT – 3 Point Rim Lighting
Portrait Lighting Styles Handouts
PDF – Broad
PDF – Short
PDF – Rembrandt
PDF – Butterfly
PDF – Glamour
PDF – Glamour With Ring Light
PDF – 3 Point Rim
PDF – High Key
PDF – Shilouette
PDF – Low Key
PDF – Two Light Setup with Background Gradient
Traditional Lighting Styles with Adorama TV
5 Portrait Postions with the Slanted Lens
Cross Lighting (Rembrandt) with Glyn Dewis
On Location Lighting – Rim, Cross Lighting
3 Point Rim lighting with Joel Grimes