Chasing the Light: Photography and the Practice of Seeing

Lighting in Photography -Chasing the Light: Photography and the Practice of Seeing
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  • Lectures 11
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2012 English

Course Description

Light is the most transformative tool at any photographer's disposal. Whether the lens is turned on people, wildlife or landscapes, the creative use of light can make the difference between a snapshot and a powerful photograph. This “Lighting in Photography: Learn Photography Lighting Techniques” video course provides a look into one photographer's approach to seeing and using available light. Ibarionex Perello, author of the acclaimed book Chasing the Light: Improving Your Photography with Available Light, takes you on a visual journey through the streets of Los Angeles, not only explaining his approach to creating great street photography but also teaching you how to develop your own way of seeing. You experience shooting over his shoulder as he explains how to effectively capture light, shadow, and color, and how to approach strangers for street portraits. This “Lighting in Photography” video will inspire and empower you to overcome the obstacles that can stand in the way of your creativity.

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What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn how to develop your own way of seeing.
  • Learn how to effectively capture light, shadow, and color.
  • Learn how to approach strangers for street portraits.

Who is the target audience?

  • Beginning and intermediate photographers

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Section 1: My First Section
CHAPTER 1 Introductions
CHAPTER 2 Getting Warmed Up
CHAPTER 3 The Approach
CHAPTER 4 Knowing Your Rights
CHAPTER 5 Seeing and Controlling Exposure
CHAPTER 6 Camping Out
CHAPTER 7 Choosing to Shoot
CHAPTER 8 Working Within Limitations
CHAPTER 9 Discovering the Light
CHAPTER 10 Being Led by the Light
CHAPTER 11 Keep it Simple

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Peachpit Press, Books, eBooks and Videos for Creative People produces top-notch videos, books and ebooks on the latest in graphic design, Web design and development, digital photography, multimedia, video, and general computing. Our award-winning products are authored by the creative industry's top professionals and feature step-by-step explanations, timesaving techniques, savvy insider tips, and expert advice. Peachpit is the home of Peachpit Press, Adobe Press, Apple Certified and New Riders and is the publishing partner for The National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP), and others.

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