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Another Demo for the Lighting Class: Food

This week we shot a demo using “plated” food in the lighting class; again it was shot “cold,” i.e. not knowing what the subject would be until it appeared in the studio. 530 more words

Second iLux Studio Lighting Masterclass - 30th April London

This second in the 2015 series of Studio Lighting Masterclass Workshops is on 30th April and is designed to examine and implement ‘best practice’ in professional portrait studio lighting. 201 more words

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Spring Time Shoot

In celebration of spring finally being here, I decided to do a lighting exercise in the studio with flowers. I used side lighting with one soft box and a catch light on the opposite side and a black cloth for a background.



Megan Bytes

I have a project in mind. One that will involve people of all shapes and sizes. But first I need to work out some lighting which will suit all of the subjects, male or female, young or old – so I put out a casting for a test shoot and my first response was from Nottingham model… 87 more words


Maximum Harpist

An iconic image of The Who‘s Pete Townshend and his trademark “windmilling” guitar-playing style might seem like an odd starting point for promotional photographs of a harpist, now I come to think of it… 96 more words


Simple Studio Lighting: 1 Light Set-up (Umbrella & Shoe Mount Flash)

So lately I have been working with studio lighting for portraits when normally me and my sister do natural light. At least for us, we can’t use natural light in every situation, and I really like using flashes and studio equipment.  422 more words


The Male Portrait

Our successful recent workshop “The Male Portrait” included the opportunity to photograph two charismatic male subjects. One, Tom, is a professional model and no stranger to Fotofilia shoots… 51 more words