Presenting strategies to assist photographers in bringing out the beauty in their subjects, this manual shows how the previously unique lighting techniques required within diverse areas of photography have evolved and condensed into a combined skill set. Presented in a portfolio style and using images from real sessions with actual clients, this guide covers the necessary tools, the process of job preparation, and the fundamental techniques used to achieve success in beauty lighting. Whether creating commercial, editorial, or fine-art portraiture photography, this reference is an essential tool in developing a strong understanding of lighting principles and in creating images that resonate with viewers.
About the Author
Wes Kroninger is a professional photographer and a photo teacher. His work has appeared in "American Salon," "Modern Salon," "Rangefinder," and "Rolling Stone Magazine." He is a monthly contributor to www.prophotoresource.com. He lives in Los Angeles.