Lighting Tips

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It's Not About the Camera. It's About the Light.

We as photographers know that there is more to taking a great photo than the gear you use. It's not about the camera. It's about the LIGHT.
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How To Use Two Reflectors To Double-Bounce Light

Reflectors can be used create stunning pictures without you having to carry around 100 pounds worth of power packs for your strobes. And the best thing about them is: they are...
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Don't Underestimate The Power of The Umbrella | Andrea Belluso

Check out how Andrea Belluso uses simple umbrellas to light this image for an advertising campaign.
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New Videos on YouTube: All About The Lights

We've been hard at work on some new YouTube videos and playing with some new lighting gear.
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How to Light a F-16 and a Pilot With 400 Watt Strobes

Although you can use it as a keylight, the sun can sometimes be your worst enemy as a photographer. In this photo shoot by The Slanted Lens, Jay P. Morgan had to light a F-16...
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Photographing Boxer Peter Quillen for ESPN the Magazine - Dustin Snipes

Go behind the scenes with Dustin Snipes as he talks about his lighting techniques to highlight boxer, Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillen's body and personality for ESPN the Magazine.
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A Simple & Inexpensive Trick to Keep Your Light Stand From Falling Over

How do you keep your light stand from falling over? Here's a simple and inexpensive trick to windproof your stand.
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How to Use Inexpensive Lights to Create Amazing Ring Shots and Macro Images!

In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to create incredible ring and macro images with inexpensive camping lights
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Portrait Lighting: How to Position a Beauty Dish for Beautiful Skin

In this video, Lindsay Adler gives us some helpful tips and tricks on properly positioning a beauty dish to get the best effect in a clip from her recent CreativeLive appearance.
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How To Use the Sun As a Key Light With Jay P. Morgan

Jay P. Morgan shows us how to use the sun as a key light, and fill in the shadows with a pop of flash.
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Build Your Portrait Lighting One Light at a Time With Tony Corbell

When it comes to lighting a portrait, be it in the studio or in the field, when using multiple lights, it's always best to light you subject one light at a time. Watch how Tony...
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How to Create One Light Studio Portraits-Tony Corbell

Learning to use one light for portraits is a crucial lighting technique to have in your bag of tricks. Learn how to master it with Tony Corbell.
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