Photographic Portraits in Black and White

Proper light setting

A course by Giuseppe Falla , Photographer

Photographer. Lima District, Peru.
Joined April 2019

Learn to take unique and intimate portraits with a single light source

79% positive reviews (43)
945 students
Audio: Spanish
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About the video: Proper light setting

Overview

“While the portrait is being prepared, you can finish the configuration of your lighting. That is, check that the flash or space light is adequate. Taking some light and color test shots with the camera always comes in handy. If you are using capture one, check if there is a good connection between the camera and computer. Take this moment to try different distances and powers of light, only then will you know that it will work better for you.”

In this video lesson Giuseppe Falla addresses the topic: Proper light setting, which is part of the Domestika online course: Photographic Portraits in Black and White. Learn to take unique and intimate portraits with a single light source.

Partial transcription of the video

“Proper light setting Your session is about to begin. In this lesson I will make recommendations to personalize your light depending on the subject or the type of session you want. As I commented in the previous lesson, This is the distance I marked with the subject, because I want to mark a portrait session quite intimate, private and personal. And it seems to me that if I fill the space with many lights, the subject, the person, the portrayed or the portrayed, You may feel very overwhelmed. That could be used much more for a commercial, advertising session. For example, for a type of portr...”

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Course summary for: Photographic Portraits in Black and White

  • Level: Beginner
  • 79% positive reviews (43)
  • 945 students
  • 4 units
  • 13 lessons (1h 8m)
  • Category

    Photography & Video
  • Software

    3ds Max, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Photoshop
  • Areas

    Photographic Lighting, Photography, Portrait Photography, Studio Photography

Giuseppe Falla

A course by Giuseppe Falla

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Giuseppe is a photographer specialized in portraits and documentary photography, but is currently making a dent in the fashion market. Among its ongoing projects are: "Intimate" and "Fluorescent".

Thanks to his expertise in lighting and flashes, he has taught at the New York International Photography Center and the MCM Studio in Buenos Aires, with teachers such as Ruven Afanador, Gabriel Machado, José Cicala, Fabian Morassut Andrew French, Stephanie de Rouge and Natan Dvir.

His other great passion is theater, a fact that has led him to photograph Rock of Ages (Mexico), Lies: The Musical (Mexico), The Vagina Monologues (Mexico), Next to normal (Argentina), Equus (Argentina), The other side of the bed (Argentina), El Padre (Peru), Mudanza (Peru), Mamma Mia (Peru), among others.


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  • Audio: Spanish
  • Spanish, English, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
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Photographic Portraits in Black and White. Photography, and Video course by Giuseppe Falla

Photographic Portraits in Black and White

A course by Giuseppe Falla
Photographer. Lima District, Peru.
Joined April 2019
  • 79% positive reviews (43)
  • 945 students