Using rim lighting as a backlight is a great way to shape a subject. Used correctly, it can result in some stunning images.
For this rim light portrait photography tutorial, Karl is joined by Urs Recher for a one-light setup demonstration. Together, they demonstrate how to create beautiful soft rim lighting using backlighting with a special twist.
Learn a surprisingly simple but clever technique to achieve what looks like a four-light setup with just a single modified light.
In this class:
- Portrait photography using a single light
- How to use backlighting for creative effect
- How to avoid flare
- How to modify rim light
- Using reflectors and flags
- How to control shadows
Questions? Please post them in the comments section below.