Lighting II

ART X 440.221
This course specifically addresses lighting people, the central concern of most editorial and commercial photography. Use lighting to transform your subject and environment, creating striking and memorable images.
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What you will learn.

  • Using strobe and continuous light, learn to balance artificial and natural light, creating color with the lights and in the camera, and giving still images a sense of motion
  • Measure light accurately and make informed decisions regarding light modifiers using professional strobe equipment
  • Gain a firmer grasp of how to accentuate female/masculine features using strobe and natural light in a studio environment
  • Learn to set a mood, create a personal style, and evoke emotion using artificial light

About this course:

Creating and controlling artificial light is critical to success in professional photography. This course specifically addresses lighting people, the central concern of most editorial and commercial photography. Instruction focuses on using lighting to transform subject and environment creating striking and memorable images. Using strobe and continuous light, students learn to balance artificial and natural light, creating color with the lights and in the camera, and giving still images a sense of motion. Students also learn to set a mood, create a personal style, and evoke emotion using artificial light. The course includes lecture, demonstration, feedback, and three photo shoots at a fully equipped Hollywood studio.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Lighting II.

X 440.22 Lighting I or experience in controlling artificial light. 

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