Seeing the Light By Eddie Tapp

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The video series follows one of the industry’s best photographers as he explains some of his techniques for creating spectacular lighting.

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Welcome to Seeing the Light. This course is going to show you how to create some terrific lighting setups
Using the light meter to measure your light sources and establish the light intensity that you want for your photo shoot
Before shooting, it is important to establish a reference for color correction and custom white balance
The camera's angle and distance from the subject has predictable effects on the pictures
How to get the best angle when taking a head shot using some basic rules about facial features
Reviewing three basic portrait angles and how the light and shadow play in all of them
On location, establish where the light is coming from and where to position your subject
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Meet your instructor

Eddie Tapp


Eddie Tapp is an award-winning photographer, lecturer, consultant and author on digital imaging issues. As an award-winning photographer with over 20 years of experience in computer technology. Eddie has been actively involved in educating and consulting with corporations, studios, and agencies in the applications of digital imaging wo...

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  1. Profile photo of Allen Harry Allen Harry

    Eddie did a great job in explaining the set ups and why. He also did one of the best efforts I have seen on showing outdoor light, pockets of light and how they affect an image. —- Yes, please post my feedback

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