The Dramatic Portrait: The Art of Crafting Light and Shadow

The Dramatic Portrait: The Art of Crafting Light and Shadow➿ [Download] ➽ The Dramatic Portrait: The Art of Crafting Light and Shadow By Chris Knight ➵ – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk Without light there is no photograph As almost every photographer knows the word photograph has its roots in two Greek words that together mean drawing with light But what is less commonly acknowledge Without light there is no photograph As Portrait: The ePUB ´ almost every photographer knows the word photograph has its roots in two Greek words that together mean drawing with light But what is less commonly acknowledged and understood is the role that shadow plays in creating striking expressive imagery especially in portraiture It is The Dramatic PDF/EPUB or through deft nuanced use of both light and shadow that you can move beyond shooting simply ordinary competent headshots into the realm of creating dramatic portraiture that can so powerfully convey a subject s inner essence communicate a personal narrative and express your photographic vision In The Dramatic Portrait The Art of Dramatic Portrait: The PDF/EPUB ¿ Crafting Light and Shadow Chris Knight addresses portraiture with a uniue approach to both light and shadow that allows you to improve and elevate your own portraiture He begins with the history of portraiture from the early work of Egyptians and Greeks to the sublime treatment of light and subject by artists Dramatic Portrait: The Art of ePUB á such as Caravaggio Rembrandt and Vermeer Chris then dives into a deep hands on exploration of light shadow and portraiture offering numerous lessons and takeaways He coversThe ualities of light hard soft and the spectrum in between The relationships between light subject and background and how to control them Lighting patterns such as Paramount Rembrandt loop and split Lighting ratios and how they affect contrast in your image Euipment from big and small modifiers to grids snoots barn doors flags and gels Multiple setups for portrait shoots including those that Dramatic Portrait: The Art of ePUB á utilize one two and three lights How color contributes to drama and mood eliciting an emotional response from the viewer How to approach styling your portrait from wardrobe to background The post processing workflow including developing the RAW file maximizing contrast color grading retouching and dodging and burning for heightened drama and effect How all of these elements culminate to help you define your personal style and create your own narrative.

The Dramatic Portrait: The Art of Crafting Light and
  • Kindle
  • 240 pages
  • The Dramatic Portrait: The Art of Crafting Light and Shadow
  • Chris Knight
  • English
  • 10 January 2016
  • 1681982145