Join Megan Andersen for an in-depth discussion in this video Crafting moods with light, part of Advanced Craft Photography.
Creating moods with lighting can give you very different and dramatic effects. …Whether you're trying to silhouette an image to show off an unusual shape, and …casting long shadows to hint at drama. If you pay attention to the warmth, and …direction, and amount of available light, you can create a variety of emotions and moods. …Now, on the screen right now we have an image of just a row of little pinwheels …that I made out of book pages. I have it set up in bright sunlight, and …the overall tone of this photograph is very cheery, it's shot outdoors, it's …shot in a lovely setting. But if we took this same craft and shot …it in a different location with very different lighting situations, the …overall tone and mood of the image would change dramatically.…
Now, while we've also created this image as a black and white, the overall feeling …of the image is much more solemn, much more lonely. …And that's becasue of the lighting. Now I shot this craft inside in the low …light studio. I did create this image as a black and …
- Beyond the basic camera settings
- Advanced composition and staging techniques
- Image editing in Photoshop and Lightroom
- Shooting for a client
- Caring for your gear
- Keeping it simple
Skill Level Advanced
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1. Beyond the Basic Camera Settings
2. Advanced Composition and Staging Techniques
3. Image Editing in Photoshop and Lightroom
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