Cat RoPo is a freelance model working in the New York City area. Having worked with Cat a few times, I thought she’d be able to offer some great advice and insight from a model’s perspective. In this interview, among other topics, we talk about what some models look for when deciding on who to […]
Check out the new video posted in the Members Area about using hot lights instead of flash. There, I go into detail about the advantages of using hot lights, as well as the problems you might encounter, and how to deal with them. In the video I demonstrate how I used the Arri 650w Tungsten […]
I demonstrate mixing flash with natural backlighting for hair and rim lighting effects.
Episode #2 of my video series, Flirting with Film is now available on my YouTube channel. Hang out with me as I burn through a roll of medium format in Central Park. Watch me shoot the snowy landscapes and scenery as I slowly lose feeling in my hands and feet. Make sure to subscribe to […]
Here’s a video clip that might help further illustrate some of the points on the previous post, Working with White Balance.
Photography Q&A. Question: What is the best portable gear for environmental portraits? Would speedlights be enough?
Setting Custom White Balance on Your DSLR. A follow-up to my Color Temperature & White Balance video. Check out the other videos on my YouTube channel and subscribe to the channel for updates.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W-GF7E6-T9k&hd=1 Here’s a quick explanation about how color temperature affects our images and how to adjust for it with white balance. Check out the other videos on my YouTube channel and subscribe to the channel for updates.
It’s great to learn about lighting setups and placement, but knowing the fundamentals is important. For beginners (and some of us pros), it’s not a bad idea to make sure you understand how light behaves. FYI, the video above is a great visual reference for the section, “About Light” in my eBook, 100% Reliable Flash […]