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Up Next in Colored Gel Photography Part 1 Studio Portraiture

  • Edge Light

    In this setup for the gelled edge, begin with placement of edge lighting before the key light. Listen as photographer Jake Hicks, describes his philosophy behind using a black backdrop, wet skin tone on the model, lighting position and the role reversal of the edge and key lights. Learn how to co...

  • Adding Key Lights

    After establishing clean, gelled edge lighting, setup the third and final light for this setup - the key light. With a complimentary gel, setup the key light, leveraging the advantage of a right angle knuckle bracket for unobscured shooting. Iterate through a series of shots, to examine the reaso...

  • Posing

    After working through the lighting setup for creating the gelled edge, focus on posing for this style. With a wardrobe change, learn how posing the model's body, makeup, and wardrobes pieces can accentuate the power of gelled edge lighting.