A well-developed knowledge of how lighting works and how best to exploit it accounts, more than any other factor, for the consistent ability to produce fine photography. In this book, Rangefinder editor Bill Hurter shows you how the industry's most acclaimed professionals design lighting that makes the most of every scene or subject. Packed with practical tips and truly dazzling images, this book will both inform and inspire!
- Understanding the science of light and how it affects photography
- Studio, location, and outdoor lighting techniques
- What to look for when selecting lights, modfiers, and other lighting equipment
- Lighting techniques for tabletop photography, portrait photography, and more
- Tips for using window light, painting with light, and much more
8.5x11, 128 pages, 175 full-color photos.
Bill Hurter is the editor of Rangefinder magazine, a monthly publication for professional photographers. He is the former editor of Petersen®Õ?Ìü?å_s PhotoGraphic magazine and a graduate of Brooks Institute of Photography, from which he holds a BFA in professional photography and an honorary Masters of Science degree. He has been involved in professional photography for more than twenty-five years.
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