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Shadow Effect : Creative Lighting, Posing, and Composition for Photographers (Paperback) (David

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Photographers know that they must use highlight and shadow to create a sense of dimension in their portraits, sculpt their subject’s features, and add palpable mood in their images. However, enterprising photographers know that these uses of shadow only scratch the surface when it comes to maximizing their portrait effects. They are willing to go to surprising lengths to create dramatic shadow patterns that add texture, a sense of mystery, and compositional interest in their portraits.In this beautifully illustrated book, award-winning photographer David Beckstead showcases 180 of his most powerful images and explains how each shadow effect was created using commercial lighting, natural light, store-bought modifiers, and even common household items. Armed with the techniques outlined in this book, you will find a host of creative means to introduce and manipulate shadow patternsboth in the studio and on locationand watch your creative efforts and profits surge.
Number of Pages: 127
Genre: Photography
Sub-Genre: Techniques / Digital
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Pgw
Author: David Beckstead
Language: English
Street Date: November 15, 2016
TCIN: 51412728
UPC: 9781682031087
Item Number (DPCI): 248-20-6163
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