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How You Shot it – Little Girl with Fat Lip by Chris Holtmeier
This is a behind-the-shoot tutorial submitted by one of our readers, Chris Holtmeier. In this tutorial, Chris demonstrates a great example of a 3-light studio strobe set up and a variation on the classic clamshell lighting for the portrait of his daughter.
When Is Your Camera Meter Wrong? (And What To Do About It)
Just how accurate are the different camera metering modes? Can they be fooled? Is a lightmeter better?
We ran a comprehensive test on the different metering modes and a Sekonic L-358 lightmeter to see if there is a big difference.
How You Shot It – The Grass Field Portrait by Reynaldo Vento
This photograph was captured during a recent summer portrait session here in South Texas. I balanced the ambient lighting with strobe lighting, and also used an ND filter to darken the ambient lighting in order to use a wider aperture and blur out the background.