One of Neil’s most favorite light-shaping tools is a strip softbox with a grid. But, what’s most fun and helpful in this video is how he uses it and the variations he demonstrates in the results.
It might only be a four minute video, but Neil has packed it full of comparisons and ideas to help you enhance your images. With each new portrait he takes you through the changes – sometimes in the angle of light, other times the pose. And his advice along the way is stellar!
You can’t post somebody without a thought of what to do with the lighting.
They really go hand in hand.”
The Profoto websiteand blog should be on your radar along with a FREE subscription to their newsletter – the link is at the bottom of their home page. They not only make some of the finest lighting gear in the industry – they’re helping to capture/create some of the most stunning images!