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The Color of Light | Corrective Color Balance

The road to interpreting light starts by understanding its attributes: quality, color, direction, and luminosity. Let's...


Two Gel Techniques For Corrective & Stylistic Lighting Effects

Gels can be very useful in correcting color in your image or adding a creative effect. We show you how in the following...


Unscripted Workshop | Engagement Photography Posing & Lighting

Join us as we take you behind the scenes to gain an in-depth understanding of lighting, posing, & technique during a...


Drag Your Shutter (Part 2): Practical Wedding Photography Tips

Read on for some practical tips to help you execute consistently in a wedding environment.

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How to Light A Glass For Great Splash Photography

Make a splash with this high-speed photography tutorial from The Slanted Lens.


TTL Flash Vs. Manual Flash Control

Click to Subscribe! Transcription from Lighting 101: Foundation & Light Shaping Listen, I’m not gonna stand...


Beauty & Fashion Photography | The Specifics That Divide The Great From The Mediocre

These are the kind of specific pieces of information and advice you typically aren't taught by anything but experience.

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Creative Studio Lighting: High Key Wrap Around With Grid

The goal of this setup is to create lighting that has both high key elements (glowing background) and dramatic shadows.

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Tips on How to Properly Meter Film

Metering film is the most common cause of frustration amongst new film shooters.


Lighting Setups & Camera Movements For Photographing and Filming Food |The Slanted Lens

In the following video below, Jay P. Morgan at The Slanted Lens shows you his favorite light setup for food photography...


Using Flash to Recreate the Sun and Enhance Bright and Airy Portraiture

In this video, we will show you how a high-powered strobe can be a beneficial tool in any photographer's kit - even for...


Making the Most Out of the Light You Have: Cinematic Lighting on a Budget

If it's not in your budget to get a ton of lighting, here are some ideas to us what you have, whether you're shooting...


Using One Light & An Umbrella For Fashion Photography

In my quest for simplicity and results, I stumbled upon this simple, one light setup using the unlikeliest (at least for...


The Importance Of Small Wins & A Common Lighting Problem (+ 2 Solutions) That Inhibits Them

Small wins and small failures at the start are like dominoes. It's important to get the wins to motivate you to move...


Three Ways to Create Dramatic Portraits with One Hard Light

In this video, Pye will show you three flash techniques to help you create dramatic, environmental portraits that will...

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