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What is the light called that supply’s the general lighting direction of the portrait?
A Point Source
What two elements must all fill lights have to do their function properly?
It has to be soft source and far away
It needs to be weaker than the key and far away
A reflected source works best and should bounce the light up
It should be on axis (center) with little direction, and as close to the subject as possible
What does a Background light do?
Decreases depth in the photograph
Aids in separating the subject from the background
Eliminates shadows on the background
Gives direction to the image
Why do many use a Soft Source like an umbrella or softbox as a key light?
Increases light dimension if used in close proximity to the subject
What does a Point Source illustrate best?
For a soft source to be soft what has to be true?
You always have to use a soft box
The light has to be bigger than the subject and closer than its size
The light has to be through a scrim
The initial source can never be a hot light
What is the definition of a fill?
Illuminates shadows but has no directional qualities
Diffused cast shadow
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