Join Abba Shapiro for an in-depth discussion in this video Portrait challenge 4, part of Up and Running with Studio Strobes.
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Now, actually I really love this shot of Rich.…Rich is actually a very jovial and fun person to work with, but zariet stepped…away and I needed a lighting model and Rich was kind enough to step in.…And unbeknownst to him, I'm going to be using this to show you some things…you can do that are really cool in…Lightroom to really make this a dramatic shot.…Now, it starts off pretty dramatic.…I really like this shot. I like the way the light is.…And what I want to do is I want to just make it…black and white, but making something black and…white is a lot more than just desaturating.…
So, let's do our first step, which is make sure that we get…rid of any chromatic apparition, even though we are going to black and white.…And I want to enable my profile corrections.…So, now we've enabled the lens corrections and we can…go over here and we can remove any chromatic apparition.…The next thing I'm going to…do is crop the shot, how I want it…so, I don't have to worry about any stray lights.…And I'm going to use the rule of thirds.…
- Why shoot with strobes?
- Buying a lighting setup or parts
- Mixing brands
- Understanding the components of a studio strobe kit
- Getting to know your lights
- Triggering a light
- Setting up your lights effectively
- Testing your strobes
- Modifying strobe lights