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Natural Light Studio

Ever wonder how Sue gets that super soft and beautiful look in her portraits? Learn how to manipulate natural light, use v-flats, reflectors, scrims, and backlight to create stunning images for your clients.
Key points:

  • Have your assistant or a friend hold a piece of foam core for the ultimate reflector.
  • Work out where the “hot spots” are in your studio for natural light – areas where the light fills in the most.
  • When using a vflat as a backdrop, turn it 45 degrees towards the window to get that beautiful flat flight.
  • If you’re shooting outside, you can create a “lightbox” using two vflats, and scrim over the top (TIP: you can also use chaffon fabric instead of a scrim)
  • Recreate natural light by using a kino shining through a scrim.
  • Using an ND Filter on your lens can give you even more control over the amount of light you let in.

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