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The Best of Photographic Lighting Techniques and Images for Digital Photographers by Bill Hurter

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Published by Amherst Media .
Written in English


  • Photographic Equipment,
  • Photography,
  • Photo Techniques,
  • Techniques - Lighting,
  • Photography / Lighting,
  • Techniques - Digital

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9558455M
ISBN 101584282177
ISBN 109781584282174

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Photographic Lighting [Book Review] A Post By: Barrie Smith If you’re looking for a book that takes you through the mysteries of natural light, shadows and highlights this is not the one. Quite often, that great lighting will come from the sun with outdoor photos. However, when you have to shoot indoors, you need to provide your own lighting. Although you can produce this lighting with an on-camera flash unit, photography lighting sets provide the best quality of light. The earliest studio photography made use of painters lighting techniques to create photographic portraits. The primary source of light for painters was a large window or skylight facing north, usually above and to one side of the subject. Monet’s studio, Giverny – now a gift shop. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Best of Photographic Lighting: Techniques and Images for Digital Photographers (2nd edition) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

  The Best of Photographic Lighting Techniques and Images for Digital Photographers,2 Edition. A NEW CLASSIC: Light, Gesture and Color.. A new classic is born! This is a fantastic book in which Jay Maisel, one of the world's very greatest photographers of all time, finally writes down everything he's learned in over 60 years of professional photography and the fine-art world.. As a native New Yorker, Jay doesn't beat around the bush. Jay's book gets to the point.   The book light technique, coined by film maker Shane Hurlbut is so simple and basic, requires the most inexpensive light modifiers, yet gives you the maximum control over the quality of light. This little book will teach you how to find the light, look for halo lighting, and how to mimic natural light. I hope my little book inspires you, and if you want more information, I have another book writ-ten just for wedding photographers. Thanks so much for taking the time to pick this up and read it. 4.