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Camera with 3 Tonalities

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Camera with 3 Tonalities

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Studio Lighting Glass

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Studio Lighting Glass

If there is one thing that is harder to light than metal, it is glass. Glass is probably one of the hardest things to properly light. The most important element of well done glass lighting is separation. Separation of EVERY edge, and making the separation right on the edge. I struggled a lot with getting glass objects properly lit, but I ended up loving the way this turned out. It’s the bottom of a goblet, but I think it also looks as it it is melting or a water drop.. I just love that it leaves your mind wandering about the...

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Studio Lighting Metal

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Studio Lighting Metal

For my Studio Lighting Portfolio Final one of the assignments was to shoot metal. Metal is a very difficult and tricky subject to light and expose properly. When you are photographing metal, it’s not about the subject, it’s about what reflects IN the subject. I chose to shoot silverware. The trickest silverware is the spoon. Good metal lighting for a spoon has the “spoon smile” [found in the bottom right portion of the curve of the spoon in my photograph] and a reflection. This is the dark black spot found on the left of the spoon. You also need to have gradient to...

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Photoshop Jar Overlay

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Photoshop Jar Overlay

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Monet

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Monet

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Time Lapse Collage

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Time Lapse Collage

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