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Choosing a flattering light direction

Choosing a flattering light direction: Portrait Photography: Ten Styles with One Light
Choosing a flattering light direction: Portrait Photography: Ten Styles with One Light

One of the four characteristics of light is the direction of the light. This sets up the mood you want for the photograph, determining the feel and portrayal of the picture. But how do you set up the direction of the light to get the mood you want? In this video, author Levi Simm explains and demonstrates the light direction.

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Photography Portraits Lighting

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